BlackBerry Desktop Manager version 4.5 Now Available!

BlackBerry Desktop Manager version 4.5 Now Available!

Look what's available at BlackBerry.com.... Desktop Manager 4.5! This bodes that operating system software version 4.5 will "officially" be released soon, especially if you consider BIS 2.5 upgrades are coming June 28th!  Download BlackBerry Desktop Software version 4.5 >>

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200,000 Reasons to Celebrate!!

200,000 Reasons to Celebrate!!

w00t! CrackBerry.com has 200,000 Members!! Just three months after hitting the 100,000 member mark, we have doubled our membership base! We're obviously pretty happy to be the most popular and trafficked BB site on the net. For us, though, the REALLY gratifying thing is when people join up and become part of the CrackBerry.com community. TIME TO PARTY!! In honor of the 200,000 member...

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Podcast Episode 015: BlackBerry Javelin!

Podcast Episode 015: BlackBerry Javelin!

In Podcast Episode 015, Craig and I dive into all of the BlackBerry Javelin stuff that surfaced this week (thanks Engadget!) and talk BlackBerry Bold release dates and everything else under the CrackBerry sun. Enjoy!! Listen to CrackBerry.com Podcast: Episode 015 Our Podcast Feed >> Download .MP3 Directly >> Subscribe via iTunes >> Show...

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Rihanna and Kevin Garnett are BlackBerry Users!

Rihanna and Kevin Garnett are BlackBerry Users!

This is what I call the definition of "sweet": a BlackBerry Curve, Chocolate Cake and Rihanna. After the jump we have a picture of the newly crowned champion of the world Kevin Garnett also rocking a BlackBerry Curve in the always popular with celebs orange BlackBerry skin. Big thanks to Quanicia and Vinzie for sending these in! Kevin Garnett Send in your images, along with caption...

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BlackBerry Users Demanding More Money from Employers

BlackBerry Users Demanding More Money from Employers

Time for a raise! According to the CNN clip above, more and more BlackBerry users think it's time they get compensated for carrying around the BlackBerry Ball and Chain 24/7. Watch the video then let us know what you think!!

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Rogers BlackBerry Bolds in the Wild - Getting Close?!

Rogers BlackBerry Bolds in the Wild - Getting Close?!

Hopefully this is a sign that the launch of the BlackBerry Bold on Rogers is near. Here we have three three three BlackBerry Bolds in all their glory. As for release date, now I'm thoroughly confused. Our buddy at Rogers who sent this is in is still claiming a June 25th launch, though it seems to me the more likely story is a Rogers BlackBerry 8820 launch next week followed by the release of...

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BlackBerry Software Roundup for June 20th, 2008!

BlackBerry Software Roundup for June 20th, 2008!

An unusual amount of Free BlackBerry Software is upon us this week, along with the usual array of new, updated and cool titles. Lets get down to it. Covered in this weeks' roundup are: New BlackBerry Software: Viigo Project Tango, Loopt, BEIKS French/English Dictionary Updated BlackBerry Software: BlackBerry Unite, VR+, IntelliGolf Eagle, Google Maps, Ascendo Money, BerryDialer Free...

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If the iPhone Gets Unlimited Data on Rogers Then BlackBerry Smartphones Should Too, Or KEVIN SMASH

The Incredible CrackBerry vs. Ted "Wolverine" Rogers Rogers Data Expensive. New Pricing Bit Better. iPhone Get Unlimited Data? NOOOOOO. Would Make CrackBerry Kevin Angry. Lose Control. Make Fair or KEVIN SMASH GSM Monopoly. Where Mr. Rogers? Found Him. Reasonable Data Rates For All.

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Rogers New BlackBerry Data Pricing

Rogers New BlackBerry Data Pricing

** Update: New Plans OFFICIALLY RELEASED. ** Listen up Rogers BlackBerry subscribers as you are in for a treat. Tomorrow Rogers will finally introduce their new data plans, which include both Flex and non-Flex options. The slides after the jump will walk you through the positioning and details. The highlights? If you're a BIS customer and go non-flex you can get 300MB of data for $30...

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BlackBerry Bold Appears on Vodafone Website

BlackBerry Bold Appears on Vodafone Website

The BlackBerry Bold is now up on UK Vodafone's website.... Launch expected in July!

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More BlackBerry Javelin Images!

More BlackBerry Javelin Images!

Engadget just posted more images of the BlackBerry Javelin! All I can say is LOOKING GOOD. More images after the jump... [ Source ]

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AT&T Rumors: Bold Release Update, Curve 8320

AT&T Rumors: Bold Release Update, Curve 8320

As previously mentioned, I have been reluctant to post on the BlackBerry Bold release date as there has been a lot of constantly changing/conflicting info coming in. But since relaying word of the Rogers Release Date yesterday I have been getting a ton of requests for an AT&T update. So here's the best AT&T info I have at the moment... Other sites (BG/Engadget) have been saying a...

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9000s BlackBerry Theme

9000s BlackBerry Theme

A few BlackBerry 9000 styled themes have been floating around the net (some pretty good premium ones and some so-so freebies), but I can definitely say the just-released 9000s series of themes by Visto Themes is the best execution I have seen to date. As you can tell from the screenshots, a ton of effort has been put into getting each and every detail just right. The 9000s theme is...

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Touchscreen BlackBerry Thunder to pack Verizon Visual Voicemail?

Touchscreen BlackBerry Thunder to pack Verizon Visual Voicemail?

I'm not sure what internal document Engadget pulled the above image from, but it looks like futher confirmation that a) Verizon will be getting a touchscreen BlackBerry and b) that it's going to launch with Verizon Visual Voicemail (VVM). Rumor has it that VVM is coming in late July to early August and will cost $1.99 per month on top of your regular plan pricing. The most interesting...

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Viigo Project Tango Public Beta Now Available!

Viigo Project Tango Public Beta Now Available!

Back in April I brought you a sneak peak of Viigo "Project Tango" and today, after weeks of anxious waiting, you can finally download yourself a beta copy and give it a try! Read On for the details... Viigo is running two beta programs over the summer months as they prepare for a September final release of Viigo 3.0:  Private Beta - launched yesterday, some 2,000 beta testers...

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Come Up With a Solution Already: Indian Government Still Eager to Decode

Come Up With a Solution Already: Indian Government Still Eager to Decode

In the ongoing saga that never seems to end, with imaginary deadlines and harsh words flying from both sides of the table... It seems the Indian Government now has an alternate proposal to meet their needs. The Government wants to raise the minimum level of encryption from 40 to 265 bits. Why is this important? Well, it turns out the Indian Government already has the ability to decode messages...

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Review: FindMe Application for BlackBerry & Facebook

Review: FindMe Application for BlackBerry & Facebook

Calling all Facebook fanatics! Yes you, the one with thousands of friends and yet you can’t even remember the names of half of them. And yes even you, the wallflower who’s waiting to be noticed.  You all know about the umptee –million things you can do on Facebook when you’re bored with looking at embarrassing pictures or writings on a wall. Here’s another one to throw at you and your...

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BlackBerry Bold Coming to Rogers in June?

BlackBerry Bold Coming to Rogers in June?

** UPDATE: See...now this is why I'm reluctant to post Release Date rumors!!! The BG has now updated his post to say "We’re now hearing July 17th with the launch party on July 8th… go figure." NOW THIS IS INTERESTING: APPARENTLY the BlackBerry 8820 JUST became available to order for dealers today. Outright cost is $549.99. THIS might just be the BlackBerry hitting stores next Wednesday. The...

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BlackBerry Javelin Caught on Video!!

Sweet!!! Following up on yesterday's pics of the BlackBerry Javelin, Engadget has posted a video of this no-longer-a-rumor BlackBerry smartphone. Be sure to watch the video. See that microUSB port? And look at that keyboard!!! If the Bold's keyboard is the "best keyboard RIM has ever built", then is this one better than best? It seems they have gone back to having spaces between the keys...

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Navigating Message Threads

Navigating Message Threads

Our pal Al Sacco posted a handy article today outlining some BlackBerry Tips and Keyboard Shortcuts. While most of the tips should be well-known to users (like dialing #'s that contain text or putting your Berry into standby by holding down the Mute key for two seconds), especially to those of you who have checked out our BlackBerry 101 Lecture series, there are a few lesser known shortcut...

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