HURRY For Your Chance to win a BlackBerry Storm!!

HURRY For Your Chance to win a BlackBerry Storm!!

Our Halloween midnight deadline is just around the corner, so get your entry in Now!! So you want a BlackBerry Storm? What Would You Be Willing To Do For A Free One? Luck of the draw won't play a roll in this contest... PROVE TO US you are one of the ten craziest CrackBerry Addicts out there most deserving of a FREE BlackBerry and we are going to give you one! The premise here is simple...

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Agendus for BlackBerry: PIM meets RIM

Agendus for BlackBerry: PIM meets RIM

Another application has jumped on the BlackBerry bandwagon, and it's about time. Former Palm, Symbian and Windows Mobile users can now rejoice as your wait is finally over. Iambic has unleashed Agendus upon the BlackBerry world. Agendus is their award winning and powerful PIM (personal information manager) which permits you to manage your tasks, calendar, messages and more. From Iambic's...

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Real iBerry Blocks Today Plus!

Hope everybody's week is off to a good start. Just wanted to do up a post and let you all know that one of the most popular themes in the CrackBerry Store got another wicked update a few days ago. The Real iBerry series is now available in a fresh new Today Plus version for the Bold, and this time around you have all the features of a Today theme but now you also have an animated zen bottom...

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ColorWare Bold Parts Now Available - No Need to Mail In!

ColorWare Bold Parts Now Available - No Need to Mail In!

ColorWare has just launched a new service for BlackBerry Bold owners (or soon to be owners!) that allows you to customize the look of your BlackBerry Bold without having to actually send the device in! FINALLY!! The process is simple: Visit ColorWare's BlackBerry Bold Design Studio page Create your customized Bold Back, bottom, and camera parts are available. To have your frame color...

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BlackBerrius Maximus - part V - the Flip Edition!

BlackBerrius Maximus - part V - the Flip Edition!

  BlackBerrius Maximus: "The 8220 Edition" - One Cool "flippin" Phone  OK - I already know what you are thinking - BlackBerrius Maximus and the Pearl "Flip" 8220 sounds like an oxymoron. Well, hang on to your hinges because this is one very capable little Smartphone. How capable? Well, it provided conversation, music and entertainment for over three hours in the car with a 13 year old -...

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Latest BlackBerry Smartphone Release Date Roundup!

Latest BlackBerry Smartphone Release Date Roundup!

With several new BlackBerry Smartphones hitting the market there are a ton of release dates for us to be thinking about. Below is a quick round up of the latest confirmed and rumored dates floating around the interwebs: AT&T BlackBerry Bold - available November 4th | more info >> Rogers BlackBerry Pearl 8220 - Ships Oct. 29, in stock for Halloween | more info >> Verizon...

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Reminder: Only 5 Days Left to Enter To Win a FREE Lincoln!

Reminder: Only 5 Days Left to Enter To Win a FREE Lincoln!

I just received a BlackBerry Owners Lounge email letting me know that... There's only 5 days left to enter for your chance to win the 2009 Lincoln MKS. Simply visit the sweepstakes website and follow the SYNC equipped 2009 Lincoln MKS, armed with a BlackBerry Bold smartphone, as it makes its way across North America. You could still win 1 of 10 BlackBerry smartphones and lots of other...

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Can PageOnce Help You?

Can PageOnce Help You?

Life can be a little disorganized at times, between appointments, family time, bills, work and just about anything else that happens to pop up in the run of a day that may often cause chaos for a lot of people trying to juggle all those things. A new free application for your BlackBerry has been released to help over come some of those frustrations. One thing I noticed in the forums that gets...

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Qik Now Available For BlackBerry!

This is awesome!! Long something that was available on Nokia phones and even the iPhone, Qik has announced and released (I love it when a company announces AND releases same day... RIM could learn from this!) a version that is compatible with BlackBerry devices. Never heard of Qik you say? Well it's like this - it's a streaming video application made for your phone which allows you to...

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Mobile Syrup Goes Hands On with the 8900 Curve!

* Update: Sing it With Me - We're here for a good time, not a long time, so have a good time, 'till the pre-release videos come to an end. Video removed. * Rounding out RIM's surge of next generation smartphones (think Bold, Pearl Flip, Storm) is the BlackBerry Curve 8900, also known as the Javelin. We took a good look at the Curve 8900 in our pre-release review, and the fine folks at...

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Introducing Around SPE

Introducing Around SPE

You may not realize it, but the site you're reading right now is a part of one of the premier networks of smartphone news and review sites. We call it the 'Smartphone Experts Network' and if you haven't heard, we've recently added a new member to our family, Android Central. That brings the number of our smartphone communities up to five sites. You can find links to these sites and to...

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BlackBerry Storm Hands-On First Impressions!

BlackBerry Storm Hands-On First Impressions!

** Update: December 8th, 2008 - Listen to our BlackBerry Storm Review Podcast>> This review follows up the pre-release review, after having own and used the Storm ** A Pre-Release Look at RIM's First Touchscreen Smartphone Finally! Here it is CrackBerry Nation, my first hands-on impressions of the BlackBerry Storm. Unlike my BlackBerry 9000, KickStart and Javelin pre-release...

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Introducing Pinota... the 1st BB Adult Entertainment Network

Introducing Pinota... the 1st BB Adult Entertainment Network

I couldn't help but laugh when I saw this and I did need a quick break from the Storm Review I'm working on for y'all to read (it's coming... so have patience and quit sending emails asking when it's getting posted as they're distracting me from writing - I'm not leaving the computer till it's up and done!) so I figured I'd post this up for y'all to read in the meantime. Don't shoot the...

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What's Hot: New Web Signals Push Services Available!

What's Hot: New Web Signals Push Services Available!

Our friend Ronen over at BerryReview was browsing mobile.blackberry.com this morning and noticed a new link under the What's Hot section - New BlackBerry Web Signals! Rewind a few days to Day 2 of the Developer Conference, and the announcement of Web Signals was big news. Installing these services onto your BlackBerry allows for content to get pushed right to your device - saving you time...

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Does Having a BlackBerry Really Change a Person?

Does Having a BlackBerry Really Change a Person?

Dear Berry, I am a young professional female and I'm so excited the Storm is on its way. I have Verizon and I will be purchasing it the day it hits stores, and it will also be my very first BB. A few years ago when I was still in College I contemplated getting a BB because I really thought it was a cool phone that you could do a lot with. But, I then did a reality check that "I am not that...

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TODAY ONLY: Get Ziplorer for Free!

TODAY ONLY: Get Ziplorer for Free!

The only thing better than getting regularly non-free software for free is getting regularly non-free software for free on a Friday! It kills the the day and gives you the whole weekend to get acquainted with your new app!! For TODAY ONLY, the folks over at BlackBerry Insight are giving away Ziplorer FREE OF CHARGE. We're a little late getting this up, so HURRY to grab your free copy before...

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Stinsonddog's Tips Now Available for the Bold!

Stinsonddog's Tips Now Available for the Bold!

We have a few bits of news coming in this morning from our long-time pal Stinsonddog that are definitely worth checking out: BlackBerry Bold Tips Now Available - In anticipation of the Bold's soon-to-be launch on AT&T, Stinsonddog has released his popular tips' guide for the BlackBerry Bold. The current Bold guide is marked as v2, and is the 83xx manual made Bold specific. Expect a...

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BlackBerry Software Roundup for October 24th, 2008!

BlackBerry Software Roundup for October 24th, 2008!

A lot of good new and updated apps this week in the Roundup. While more major announcements like Gmail for Mobile 2.0 have dropped, I've picked up on some titles you might not have heard of in the news this past week. Covered this week we've got the following: New BlackBerry Software: Contact Hero, TeeDroid Caddy, TunesSync, Invaders!, tiggit mail Updated BlackBerry Software: BBSmart...

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Video: Side by Side - BlackBerry Storm, Bold & iPhone 3G!

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video must be worth a million... or something like that. Anyways, I'm pretty sure this is one of the first videos out there that compares the BlackBerry Storm to the BlackBerry Bold to the Apple iPhone 3G. Take a look! And remember where you saw it first!!

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Officially Announced: Google's Gmail for Mobile 2.0!

I met two Google Mobile developers at the Dev Conference this week (yes, I got down on my knees and bowed to them), and while they wouldn't tell me what was coming down the pipe for us BlackBerry users from the big G, it looks like we didn't have to wait long for something to surface. From the Google Mobile blog: Today, we're thrilled to introduce Gmail for mobile version 2.0 for J2ME-...

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