Archive for December, 2007

JetBlue, RIM and Yahoo! hop on in flight Wi-Fi

December 7, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

JetBlue plans to offer free Wi-Fi connectivity for passangers travelling on their airline thanks to RIM and Yahoo!. This will allow travellers with either Wi-Fi enabled laptops or BlackBerry devices such as 8820, 8320 and the 8120. According to RIM the first JetBlue flight with Wi-Fi will start December 11th. [Yahoo!] 

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Edit spreadsheets on your Berry for free!

December 5, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Thanks to Simon over at BBcool for pointing out details on a new free Excel spreadsheet viewer and editor called GirdMagic. The community edition of GridMagic allows users to do basic excel view and editing. For full details head over to GridMagic.  GridMagic is designed with ease-of-use and simplicity in mind. It is carefully designed […]

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Motorola Q9h finds BlackBerry Connect

December 2, 2007 | By | Add a Comment

Motorola's Q9h Global from AT&T Wireless now has the ability of BlackBerry Connect. If your not familar with BlackBerry Connect it allows you to get your BlackBerry push email from their BIS (BlackBerry Internet Service) or your BES (BlackBerry Enterprise Server). In order to use the service you'll require a BlackBerry Connect data plan from […]

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Pink Pearl 8130 on the way?

December 1, 2007 | By | 2 Comments

Just to add to all the Pearl news. We've received word from a reliable source that RIM will be launching a pink colored BlackBerry Pearl 8130 very soon. We aren't sure if other colors are planned for the CDMA Pearl just yet. Anyways the Pink Pearl should hit both American and Canadian carriers very soon […]

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RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry 9000 series details

December 1, 2007 | By | 1 Comment

Christmas has come early to you. Looks like Boy Genius has the scoop on RIM's upcoming new BlackBerry 9000 series, which will compete with Apple's popular iPhone. The BlackBerry 9000 series has some pretty sick features including: Intel XScale 620MHz ARM 1173 processor (faster than the iPhone) Display 320×480 or 480×320 when rotated Both Wi-Fi and GPS […]

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