Archive for June, 2008
So we think its really time RIM releases the BlackBerry Kickstart. The Kickstart is being snapped everywhere and posted online. This time the folks over at BerryShack have got their hands on it and are showing it next to the BlackBerry Bold. They have also given us some confirmed specs: Internal LCD: 240×320 External LCD: [...]
Rogers is getting geared up for the BlackBerry Bold launch by throwing several launch parties across Canada. The party starts on July 8th in Toronto then ends in Vancouver on July 17th. Unfortunantly the party is only open to Rogers employees but if your one here's the details: Toronto – July 8th Montreal – July [...]
It seems that RIM may have un-officially released their Media Sync Application, which allows you to sync your iTunes library with your BlackBerry. The folks over at BerryReview seemed to have found the file hiding on one of RIM's servers. This should mean it will be officially released soon, although we aren't expecting it until [...]
Looks like RIM has finally launched the new version of Desktop Manager version 4.5. It's available now for download from RIM's site. Click here to get it. Next up is OS 4.5 for everyone and BIS 2.5 launching… Stay tuned.
This could be a really good sign for Rogers customers. CrackBerry was sent a picture of THREE BlackBerry Bold's in one place at one time. All three units are Rogers branded so hopefully this means a launch is coming real soon. So far we have heard June 25 or July15th.
Rogers is finally going to jump on the competitive bandwagon for data rates in Canada. Rogers is set to release new data rates including 300MB for $30 a month (BIS only).Even though other networks in Canada have $30 for unlimited, we'll take 300MB from Rogers for now. But what is unfair is when Rogers releases [...]
Rogers this morning released the Wi-Fi equipped BlackBerry 8820. This is the second BlackBerry packing Wi-Fi to go along with their UMA service. The BlackBerry 8820 is be rocking a crazy price tag of $399 with three year term or $499 outright. The 8820 will be available in most stores and online early next week.
Engadget's having tons of fun with the BlackBerry Javelin. They have posted tons more pictures of this un-released smartphone. It definatly looks like Javelin will be the Curve's replaced. You'll understand after you look at these pics. Click on over to see more
Seems we missed a posting a story provided by our friends over at OtterBox. OtterBox is supporting the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade by donating 10% of every pink iPhone or iPod nano case purchased. Unfortunantly they don't have any pink Otterbox cases for the BlackBerry at this time but if you own a iPhone or [...]
Viigo has finally launched a public beta of their new Viigo. In case your not familiar with Viigo its a great RSS reader for your BlackBerry. The new beta brings unseen features such as weather forecasts, sports scores, stock tracker and game downloads. You can grab a copy of the new beta at getviigo.com/beta on [...]
According to reports, Verizon is getting ready to launch a visual voicemail service for their phones. Guess what one of the phones they have listed as supported devices at launch is? "New RIM device (touchscreen)". You know what this means? It's the BlackBerry Thunder. Apparently Verizon will be launching the visual voicemail service either sometime [...]
First we heard it was July 15th now good ole faithful BGR is reporting Rogers will launch it on June 25th. We are waiting for official confirmation as to when Rogers Wireless will launch the BlackBerry Bold. It almost seems a little too early if Rogers releases the Bold next week or so. Stay tuned [...]