Archive for May, 2008

BlackBerry Bold will make its way to Italy

May 21, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry Bold 9000 will be making its way to Italy via TIM this July. Apparently the BlackBerry Bold will be selling for 450/500€. So if TIM will be picking up the Bold in July.. Vodafone should be grabbing it sometime around the same time.  [Source] 

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Video preview of the BlackBerry Bold

May 21, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

To go along with Howard Chui's preview of the BlackBerry Bold he has just posted a video. He compares the BlackBerry Bold to the model its replacing, the BlackBerry 8800. Anyways here is a video: [youtube:]

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Another hands-on with BlackBerry Bold

May 20, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Howard Chui, best known for HowardForums just got his hands on a beta BlackBerry Bold 9000. He did up a quick review of the features and notes more pictures and a video will be coming soon. You can check it out here.

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Aliph introudces new Jawbone Bluetooth headset

May 20, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

One of our most favorite Bluetooth headsets just got better. Aliph the creator of Jawbone has announced the the all new Jawbone headset. The new Jawbone starts shipping May 22nd for $129.99 USD. While you may blast them for the price of the headset you will love the extreme noise cancellation! Those we currently use […]

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RIM co-CEO “I’m sorry but this wasn’t a response to another device”

May 20, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

RIM's co-CEO Mike Lazaridis made a comment in a recent interview regarding the new BlackBerry Bold vs. Apple's iPhone and where he stands with touchscreen. Here is a quote from what he had to say: This is three years in the making. So I'm sorry but this wasn't a response to another device. Either that […]

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RIM makes Top 5 manufactures for USA, Phone sales on decline

May 20, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

  Looks like phone sales in the United States have declined by about 22% in Q1, however RIM BlackBerry smartphones have made the Top 5 manufactures list. RIM joins Motorola, Samsung, LG and Nokia in the top places (respectively). This report was published by the NDP Group.  How far do you think RIM will move […]

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T-Mobile leak shows Bold and Kickstart by August 1st

May 19, 2008 | By | 6 Comments

T-Mobile USA's upcoming roadmap shows many new smartphones including the BlackBerry Bold and BlackBerry Kickstart. All devices listed in the roadmap are set to launch between June 16th and August 1st. Dates and pricing are known for 100% but most likely you will see the BlackBerry Bold near the beginning to mid July. We didn't […]

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Rogers getting ready for BlackBerry 8120 and 8320

May 19, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

  Word has it Canada's Rogers Wireless is getting set to pick up one maybe two new Wi-Fi enabled BlackBerry smartphones. We know that RIM has been testing both models over the past five months or so. If Rogers picks up both these new BlackBerry smartphones they will go great with their new UMA service […]

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Garmin offers “Limetime” BlackBerry Navigation

May 19, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Garmin has announced a new "Lifetime" subscription for your BlackBerry using their GPS navigation software. It sounds like a great idea but keep in mind the "lifetime" subscription is only for the life on the BlackBerry device you register with it. However Garmin offers this lifetime subscription for only $99.99 USD. You can get Garmin's […]

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BlackBerry Bold is coming in CDMA as well?

May 18, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

  Something very odd was brought to my attention today. Infosync World posted some details on the BlackBerry Bold including approxment size, pricing and launch details. Apparently the BlackBerry Bold 9000 will launch on AT&T in July 2008 for around $300 w/ contract, T-Mobile will launch in September 2008… Oh plus Verizon and Sprint both […]

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Verizon replaces old employee laptops with old BlackBerry’s

May 16, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

So Verizon technicians use to have to carry around a laptop looks like now its been replaced with a BlackBerry. That's awesome but wait. Verizon replaced it with the BlackBerry 8703e?! weird. We aren't too sure why Verizon would replace laptops with such an old model BlackBerry now with the new 8830 Word Edition or […]

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John Mayer is already sporting the BlackBerry Bold

May 16, 2008 | By

John Mayer has always known to be a true BlackBerry addict. Right after WES it seems John Mayer is sporting RIM’s new BlackBerry Bold. What a lucky fella. Wonder if he got Jennifer one too?? [Source]

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