Archive for October, 2007

RIM getting ready for 9xxx series devices?

October 22, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Rumors are now flying of RIM's next series of devices. According to BG, RIM has acquired several new domains for their upcoming 9xxx series of devices. The 9000 series devices are said to be a fully touchscreen device to compete with the Apple iPhone. Anyways the domains RIM owns now are: […]

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Windows Live Search now available for BlackBerry

October 19, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Something we missed posting about a few days ago. Windows Live has released a new version of Live Search for BlackBerry devices. Windows Live allows you to search, get maps, directions, check traffic and check movie times locally. At this time its available for people in Canada and the United States. To get Live Search […]

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A first look at BlackBerry Desktop Manager 4.3

October 19, 2007 | By | 6 Comments

Jibi over at BGR had a chance to take a sneak peak at the new BlackBerry Desktop Manager 4.3, which is due out soon. This new version of Desktop Manager doesn't appear to feature too many new features except a new updated look, updated Intellisync and updated Roxio media manager.  Most likely we will see […]

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Phantom vibrates shows your not crazy

October 14, 2007 | By | 2 Comments

Ever been at work or sitting at a restaurant and swear you feel a vibrate? As if your BlackBerry is receiving a phone call or message? Your not alone. These "vibrates" are called phantom vibrates and may be actually coming from your headbone. I know it sounds weird but you really should read this article […]

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Telus to pull out Pearl for November 1st?

October 14, 2007 | By | 5 Comments

Just when you thought you couldn't find anymore Pearl news. We have just received news from a very reliable source that Telus Mobility in Canada will be launching the BlackBerry Peral 8130 on November 1st. The Pearl will be part of their exciting holiday season lineup. Stay tuned for the official announcement from Telus within […]

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A video preview of the CDMA BlackBerry Pearl

October 13, 2007 | By | 2 Comments

PhoneScoop was lucky enough to get their hands on a prototype BlackBerry Pearl 8130, the CDMA varriant of the new Pearl's. Check out the new OS and features that the 8130 brings to the table.  [youtube:] 

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Sprint announces November release of BlackBerry Pearl

October 10, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Sprint has announced the November launch of the highly anticipated BlackBerry Pearl 8130. While pricing and other details aren't available as of yet you can register for updates via email on Sprint's site. 

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BlackBerry Curve 8310 peaks out in Crimson

October 10, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

Looks like AT&T's GPS-enabled BlackBerry Curve 8310 will pop up in two different colors (Crimson Red and Titanium) according to the Boy Genius. The BlackBerry 8310 in both colors is due out later this week on AT&T. Check back later in the week for live pictures of the new Crimson Red Curve. There is no […]

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BlackBerry 9000 series is next…

October 7, 2007 | By | 4 Comments

Whispers as Boy Genius calls it are now floating around about RIM's next generation BlackBerry 9xxx series. The first rumor about this upcoming BlackBerry 9xxx series device is that it will be similar to the iPhone in terms of a touch screen and will come feature packed. The device itself should be built for North […]

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Introducing the Wi-Fi enabled BlackBerry Pearl (8120) for Spain

October 3, 2007 | By | 7 Comments

RIM's had a busy week! Today they have announced the newly upgraded BlackBerry Pearl 8120. The new BlackBerry Pearl 8120 (formally known as Pearl 2 to the online world) features a newly upgraded interface, a upgraded 2.0 megapixel camera and most notably Wi-Fi for wireless internet access. So far the only carrier to formally announce […]

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RIM introduces the first CDMA BlackBerry Pearl (8130)

October 1, 2007 | By | 13 Comments

On this first day of October RIM has finally decided to bring us the first ever CDMA Pearl. The BlackBerry Pearl 8130 will come packing highspeed EVDO data along with GPS, a 3.5mm headphones jack, microSD memory card slot, stereo Bluetooth (AD2P) and a 2.0 megapixel camera with video capture.   The new Pearl 8130 […]

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Review: OtterBox 1933 case for BlackBerry 8800/8830

October 1, 2007 | By | 6 Comments

Meet the OtterBox 1933 case for the BlackBerry 8800 series. I’ve been testing out the OtterBox on my 8830 for just over a week now and so far I’m fairly impressed with it. The OtterBox gives you protection from bumps, scratches, drop and light wet conditions such as rain. It comes with a three layer […]

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