Archive for May, 2008

BlackBerry Wallet… RIM’s new free wallet app

May 16, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

The folks over at BerryReview posted a new application developed by RIM. The new application makes it easier BlackBerry users who are online shopping from their device. The new BlackBerry Wallet stores tons of information such as credit cards, gift cards, login username and passwords, membership cards and your shipping information. By storing all this […]

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Wrapping up WES 2008 for another year

May 15, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Well folks today is the last day of RIM's WES (Wireless Enterprise Symposium) for 2008. We saw tons of great news including the announcement of the upcoming 3G BlackBerry Bold. Here is just a wrap up of most the headlines from WES this year: RIM announced a $150m BlackBerry Partners Fund Windows Live Messenger and […]

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RIM CEO talks cracks some jokes about BlackBerry addictions

May 15, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video Here's a quick laugh from RIM's CEO Jim Basillie. He talks just about the addictive ways of the BlackBerry and adds some good humor too it. Thanks to CrackBerry for posting this up live from WES.

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IBM teams up with RIM to bring Web 2.0 capabilities

May 15, 2008 | By | 10 Comments

RIM and IBM have announced a partnership to team up and mobilize Web 2.0 capabilities, by enhancing IBM's Wireless Solutions for BlackBerry smartphones. “As the world enters the ‘Era of the Mobile Web’, mobile devices like BlackBerry are outnumbering TV’s, credit cards and PC’s, and are becoming increasingly critical to business operations for companies of […]

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Opera Mini releases new version 4.1

May 14, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Opera has just pushed out a new version of their Opera Mini browser. The new version 4.1 brings faster web browsing, ability to search through text, downloading and uploading files, and save it for later – off-line viewing. Check it out at OperaMini.com or visit the Download page for your BlackBerry.

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Meet the colorful battery doors for the Bold

May 14, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Well there is no doubt that RIM has been targeting the consumer market a lot lately. With the announcement of the new BlackBerry Bold at WES no one is sure yet if it will be more of hit with the business or consumer market.  RIM is showing off these new colored leather battery doors to […]

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RIM to hold BlackBerry Developer Conference

May 14, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

RIM also announced a new annual developer conference aimed at bringing all developers from around the World. The conference is sheduled for October 20th this year in Santa Clara, California. "Based on growing demand from the BlackBerry development community, we are very pleased to announce a new conference focused on developing consumer and business applications […]

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BlackBerry Mobile Site gets a new look

May 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

The BlackBerry mobile site has just received a face lift. The new face life goes along with RIM's new website face lift. The new mobile site makes it easy to find the latest content for your BlackBerry such as applications, fun and games, featured links, mobile sites and mobile polls. You can check it out […]

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Rogers confirms BlackBerry Bold coming soon!

May 13, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Rogers has just confirmed that they will be launching the BlackBerry Bold in Canada! While they don't announce any launch dates or pricing they simply made a coming soon page. You can asked to be notified when the Bold launches. Visit the Rogers website for details.

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BlackBerry Thunder, the touchscreen BlackBerry details

May 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

So this comes as a shock this morning, the BGR has some new details on BlackBerry Thunder. In case you don't know what the BlackBerry Thunder is it’s the touch screen BlackBerry also temporally modeled 9500. Now here's the thing you would have expected it to be a Quadband GSM device, well guess what? So […]

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Check out these hot free themes from eVeek

May 12, 2008 | By | 8 Comments

Our friends over at eVeek are celebrating their first birthday and guess what? eVeek is offering three of their premium BlackBerry themes for free! You can choose iBerry, OSX or my favorite Precision (which looks like the new BlackBerry Bold's theme). You can head over to elecite.eveek.com from your computer or elecite.eveek.com/wap from your BlackBerry […]

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BlackBerry Bold (9000), the first 3G packin’ Berry

May 12, 2008 | By | 13 Comments

Kicking off WES 2008 this morning RIM announced the upcoming release of BlackBerry Bold, also known as BlackBerry 9000. This 3G packing smartphone comes fully equipped with HSDPA, EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS and a 2.0 megapixel camera. Not only that but the BlackBerry Bold also features 1GB on on-board memory, 128MB of flash memory for content […]

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