Archive for May, 2007

Introducing the BlackBerry Curve (8300) officially

Introducing the BlackBerry Curve (8300) officially

May 3, 2007 | By | 5 Comments

RIM has officially announced the BlackBerry Curve (8300) this morning. The BlackBerry Curve is their smallest and lightest device to date. It comes packed with a 2 megapixel camera, stereo Bluetooth (A2DP), a newly designed media player, a 3.5mm headphones jack and high resolution 320×240 colour display. Key Features: Quad-band GSM (850/900/1800/1900) 2 megapixel camera […]

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Telus Mobility announces BlackBerry 8830 World Edition

Telus Mobility announces BlackBerry 8830 World Edition

May 2, 2007 | By | 50 Comments

Now both Bell and Telus in Canada have announced the BlackBerry 8830 World Edition. According to a file sent to us from a employee of Telus they have officially spread the word on the new 8830. From Telus announcement: Whats new? • International roaming on GSM/GPRS (900/1800 MHz) • Trackball navigation • Improved battery life […]

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Navizon’s “GPS” system for BlackBerries

Navizon’s “GPS” system for BlackBerries

May 2, 2007 | By | 2 Comments

Just because everyone can’t have the new GPS-equipped 8800 series yet. Navizon has released a new GPS software for any BlackBerry that doesn’t use satellites to track your location it uses your cellular tower. “The release of Navizon for Blackberry devices is a very important development for our community of users”, said Cyril Houri, Founder […]

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More information arises about BlackBerry 8300

More information arises about BlackBerry 8300

May 1, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

Well Boy Genius is always good for the inside news. This time he has confirmed that the rumored BlackBerry 8300 (shown above) will fact be marketed as “BlackBerry Curve”. RIM is trying to aim the Curve at a consumer and business type market. RIM has registered both BlackBerry8300.com and BlackBerryCurve.com however the sites aren’t directed […]

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HTC Hermes BlackBerry Connect

HTC Hermes BlackBerry Connect

May 1, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

AT&T 8525 users got great news from HTC (the phones actual manufacture) yesterday. HTC announced a new firmware upgrade is available for the device adding several new features including BlackBerry Connect. Other features activated on the HTC Hermes aka AT&T (Cingular) 8525 is PTT (Push-To-Talk). Information on BlackBerry Connect. To get the software upgrade click […]

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RIM patents new “image-stitching” technology for images

RIM patents new “image-stitching” technology for images

May 1, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

Looks like RIM has got a new patent for a image grouping technology which we may see on future BlackBerries. Russell Shaw over at ZDNet pointed it out on his blog. RIM calls this technology “image-stitching for mobile electronic devices”. Basically in short it merges several images on a webpage into one single image causing […]

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