Archive for May, 2008
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 [...]
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 [...]
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
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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?
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
[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.