Archive for March, 2008

Rogers launching UMA with Wi-Fi Pearl 8120

Rogers launching UMA with Wi-Fi Pearl 8120

March 31, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Our friends over at CrackBerry have received some new details regarding Rogers launching a UMA service, similar to T-Mobile’s Hotspot@Home. The service will allow customers to use a Wi-Fi network for local and long distance calling. The plans will start at $15 extra a month for unlimited local talking and $20 for unlimited nationwide calling. […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8330 announced for Verizon!

BlackBerry Curve 8330 announced for Verizon!

March 31, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Verizon caught me off guard this morning with the announced of the BlackBerry Curve 8330. This new Curve will be RIM’s smallest and lightest BlackBerry smartphone yet. It features a 2.0 megapixel camera, full QWERTY keyboard, GPS, stereo Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphones jack and external microSD memory card slot. For now Verizon’s Curve will only be […]

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Verizon to launch Black Curve or Photoshop work?

Verizon to launch Black Curve or Photoshop work?

March 29, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Looks like Verizon might be cooking up a few colors of the upcoming BlackBerry Curve 8330. Just a few days ago we saw a silver colored one and now it appears some “advertising” for a black/grayish colored one has popped up. The ad says “Wait No More”with a launch date of April 7th in stores!. […]

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MEOW! BlackBerry 9000 live pictures!

MEOW! BlackBerry 9000 live pictures!

March 28, 2008 | By | 12 Comments

That’s the only title I could think of the describe this hot new Berry. The BlackBerry 9000 isn’t released just yet but Engadget got their hands on some new pics and details of it. The BlackBerry 9000 will come packing Wi-Fi, HSDPA, 2.0 megapixel camera, new OS and a real cool new theme.Just a few […]

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Verizon’s BlackBerry Curve 8330 make an appearance

Verizon’s BlackBerry Curve 8330 make an appearance

March 28, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Verizon users jump around with joy when they see this picture. Thanks to a user over at CrackBerry Forums we now have our first glance at the Verizon branded BlackBerry Curve 8330. No information went along with the post simply just a picture of it.

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Another rumor: Telus Curve 8330 delayed until Summer?

Another rumor: Telus Curve 8330 delayed until Summer?

March 27, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

What could be more bad news has hit the RIM rumor mill today. According to a post on HowardForums someone seems to think the BlackBerry Curve 8330 for Telus may be delayed. The post claims that Telus is having issues with testing and that we might not see it launch until Summer 2008!?!?! Even though […]

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Will the BlackBerry 9000 be delayed until July, at least?

Will the BlackBerry 9000 be delayed until July, at least?

March 27, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

Is the BlackBerry 9000 delayed? Boy Genius seems to think that might be the case. According to a recent post at BGR, the BlackBerry 9000 may be delayed until around July or August. Originally the 9000 series was thought to be released in the late May time frame, however there might be some software glitches […]

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Bell gets ready for Curve 8330 launch party!

Bell gets ready for Curve 8330 launch party!

March 26, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

CrackBerry just got the word from a tipster that apparently Bell is launching their CDMA variant of the Curve 8330 very soon. This mail-out is an invite to attend launch parties all starting in Montreal and ending in Halifax. The party starts April 15th, so looks like they might be right on par with Sprint’s […]

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T-Mobile formally launches BlackBerry 8820 w/ Wi-Fi

T-Mobile formally launches BlackBerry 8820 w/ Wi-Fi

March 25, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

T-Mobile USA has finally launched the Wi-Fi sporting BlackBerry 8820. The BlackBerry 8820 is basically just the 8800 with Wi-Fi and GPS. The 8820′s Wi-Fi service goes hand and hand with T-Mobile’s Wi-Fi@Home service allowing unlimited nationwide calling with their Wi-Fi network while at home. The BlackBerry 8820 will go for $349.99 with two year […]

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Sprint’s ready to launch Curve 8330?!

Sprint’s ready to launch Curve 8330?!

March 24, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

It looks like Sprint may be in fact ready to launch their BlackBerry Curve 8330 real soon. According to a picture and post over at BBGeeks, Sprint will launch the Curve starting April 15 and making it widely available on April 20th. This Curve looks slightly different the Curve we displayed last week with Sprint […]

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BEIKS brings FTP app to BlackBerry

BEIKS brings FTP app to BlackBerry

March 23, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

BEIKS has unveiled a FTP client for BlackBerry smartphones, allowing users to transfer files from your devices internal or memory card to an FTP server. BeFTP is completely free for non-commercial use. You can download the application to your BlackBerry simply by directing your browser to mobile.beiks.com. [Source]

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FYI! Outage actually planned for March 22nd

FYI! Outage actually planned for March 22nd

March 21, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Just so everyone knows and doesn’t freak out as much, RIM has confirmed a 100% outage starting at 1AM until about 5AM on March 22, 2008. So looks like users will not be able to send or receive messages for that four hour period. Unfortunately there isn’t any word if you’ll be able to browse […]

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