Archive for November, 2007

A2DP stereo Bluetooth will come to Pearl 8100?

November 29, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

Kevin over at CrackBerry has discovered by upgrading the original BlackBerry Pearl 8100 to OS 4.3.1, you get access to stereo Bluetooth (A2DP) on the device. He previously discovered that this upgrade on a Curve would enable video recording. Unfortunately OS 4.3.1 isn't available yet for the Pearl as it's still in beta.  He ended […]

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Updates find Yahoo! and Google Talk

November 28, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Not too long after the last updates, RIM has launched new updates to both the Yahoo! messenger and Google Talk. To get the latest versions head over to on your device. Thanks, RIMarkable 

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Google intros Google Maps with My Location

November 28, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Google has just launched a new Beta version of Google Maps for the BlackBerry. With this new version of GMaps features something called My Location, it allows you to find your location with or without GPS. For details on how this works watch the video below. You can download the latest beta of Google maps […]

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Sprint’s Pearl 8130 gets unleashed

November 25, 2007 | By | 5 Comments

It's about time after the long wait Sprint customers and now able to pick up the BlackBerry Pearl 8130. It's now available in stores and online for only $199 with two year contract. Head over to for details. 

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Telus introduces Unlimited IM, Email and Web for Pearl!

November 23, 2007 | By | 8 Comments

We just received word that Telus Mobility has announced a brand new unlimited data plan for the Pearl. This new plan comes in direct response to the crazy competitive holiday season here In Canada. The new data pack includes unlimited bis email, instant messaging via bb messenger and web browsing for only $15 a month. […]

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Alltel joins the Pearl club

November 23, 2007 | By | 2 Comments

Alltel is the latest in the United States to announce the release of the first ever CDMA pearl. The BlackBerry Pearl 8120 is making its way to Alltel stores for only $149 with two year contract. You can find full details at

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Does your Telus 8830 suffer from audio problems?

November 21, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Some BlackBerry 8830 users on Telus Mobility have been emailing us lately complaining of poor audio quality during conversations with and without Bluetooth. Well it seems that RIM heard you and has now released a small update or "Hot Fix" thats available for free download on their site. All you do is download and install […]

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What type of new BlackBerry do you want?

November 20, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

Well that's right with 2008 coming up really fast and talks about RIM launching new 4+ new devices next year it's time to think. What type of new device would you like to see next year? [poll=4]

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RIM will announce 4/5 new BlackBerry devices in 2008

November 20, 2007 | By | 5 Comments

As Blackberry devices grow more and more popular RIM finds itself needing to keep up with the latest consumer needs. Well according to an interview with RIM's V.P. of Consumer Accounts they will be announcing at least four or five new models in 2008.  Competitors cannot make up overnight for the years of engineering and […]

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RIM’s new BlackBerry Pearl 8120 gets FCC approval

November 19, 2007 | By | 3 Comments

The FCC has cleared the BlackBerry 8120 for release to the public. So you can bet you'll see a Wi-Fi packed GSM Pearl in stores soon. It will feature several other upgrades such as a 3.5mm headphone jack, external micro SD memoy card slot and UMA support.  So keep your eyes open for North American […]

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Sprint’s Pearl to be $199

November 15, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Sprint's new BlackBerry Pearl 8130 is getting ready to launch just right after the American Thanks Giving. You'll be able to pick one up for only $199 with two year contract real soon… Get details over at Sprint's website.

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Rogers’ new $15 unlimited email plan for Pearl only!

November 15, 2007 | By | 14 Comments

Well thanks to a tip we got last week and confirmation from our friends at CrackBerry. It seems that Rogers has officially launched their $15 unlimited email plan, however get this it's only compatible with the Pearl. Customers can not put this data plan on any other BlackBerry device (including 8700R, Curve, 8800, etc). However […]

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