Archive for May, 2008

Media Studio for BlackBerry announces BlackBerry Bold support!

May 31, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Makayama's Media Studio for BlackBerry has just released verison 2.0, which brings support for the BlackBerry Bold's high resolution display. The software will allow users to convert DVD's, home movies, youtube video and other video files for BlackBerry playing. This software can convert media for any of the newer BlackBerry's such as Pearl, Curve, 8800 […]

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Rogers branded BlackBerry Bold sighted!

May 30, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Some lucky person got their hands on a live pre-production BlackBerry Bold, but not just any Bold a Rogers branded Bold. The member over at Pinstack notes this is not a final version and basically is just a cruvy 8800 sporting GPS and Wi-Fi. Some of the pictures just show the blue theme and OS […]

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Exclusive: Screenshots of Desktop Manager 4.6 with Media Sync

May 30, 2008 | By | 23 Comments

No big surprise but the un-released BlackBerry Desktop Manager 4.6 with Media Sync looks similar to the upcoming DTM 4.5. I haven't really noticed any big changes yet to the software except the Media Sync, which we showed you a picture of yesterday. Check out some pictures of it by clicking

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My Pearl 8130 meets OS 4.5 (pictures and features)

May 29, 2008 | By | 9 Comments

I've been testing a beta version of RIM's upcoming OS 4.5 for my BlackBerry Pearl 8130. While no exact time frame is known for this new OS upgrade it is expected to come VERY soon. First off you won't notice any crazy new additions to the UI or anything. Continue reading to see the changes […]

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Sneak peak of RIM’s Media Sync software: iTunes syncing for your BlackBerry

May 29, 2008 | By | 9 Comments

I thought I would take a second and post an exclusive sneak peak at RIM's upcoming Media Sync application. This new application will allow users of newer media orianted BlackBerry smartphones to sync their iTunes music with their BlackBerry. Give me a few days to play around with the software and I'll get you guys […]

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BlackBerry Kickstart “Flip Experience” details

May 28, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

CrackBerry got their hands on some exclusive slides showing features and minor details of the upcoming BlackBerry Kickstart. Basically the Kickstart will act just like any other flip phone for calls its the messaging features that set it apart. The Kickstart will of course feature RIM's BlackBerry OS and Suretype QWERTY keyboard for messaging. Now […]

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Bell follows suit with Unlimited BlackBerry data for $30/month

May 28, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Bell Mobility has just released a $30/month "Unlimited Data" plan. Following the competition (aka TELUS) this data package provides Unlimited web browsing (on device), email, instant messaging (including Windows Live) as well application usage such as Facebook and Google maps. In order to take part of this $30 data plan you are require to have […]

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BlackBerry Kickstart shows up again…

May 27, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Boy Genius thought it would be fun to show off the upcoming BlackBerry Kickstart (BlackBerry 9100) in another color this time. Now that he has another live shot of it wouldn't it be nice to see it next to some other devices? such as a Pearl maybe?

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MiuTunes: Enhanced BlackBerry Music Player

May 26, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Have you seen MiuTunes before? It's a new BlackBerry application that "Transforms your BlackBerry into a cool new music player" it features many things that RIM's media player doesn't. Check out the video for a quick preview. [youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19wvOiIf0oM&e]  MiuTunes is now officially out of beta and they have announced the full retail 2.1.0 version. You […]

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BlackBerry OS Roadmaps shows 4.5 coming soon!

May 23, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

BBcool's tipster is spreading tons of new info. They just got their hands on RIM's OS roadmap showing OS 4.5 and 4.6. It seems that OS 4.5 will be available for all models 8700 and up (excluding the 8707) and will be coming sometime very soon. Next up is OS 4.6 which so far has […]

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New BlackBerry headphones coming, along with other accessories

May 22, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

Finally! It's about time RIM started offering new headphones for their BlackBerry smartphones. BBcool is reporting that RIM will be introducing several new accessories this summer including a new style of wired headsets and stereo headphones. The new headphones will deliver premium sounding audio and will feature inline media controls. Not only that but they […]

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BlackBerry Bold vs. iPhone video

May 22, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fl7cqFQatP4] To continue with all the BlackBerry Bold previews. The iPhone Blog has got their hands on CrackBerry's BlackBerry Bold and compared it to the Apple iPhone. The video is just under 10 minutes long and shows lots of comparisons.

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