Archive for June, 2008

Hands on video of BlackBerry Javelin

June 17, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Not only did Engadget snap some shots of the un-announced BlackBerry Javelin, but it seems now they have a hands on video. The video is just showing off the Javelin's body and not OS 4.6 unfortunately. Check out the video here.

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BlackBerry Javelin spotted out and about…

June 16, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Have you head of BlackBerry Javelin yet? If not apparently its the 3G-less version of RIM's BlackBerry Bold. The Javelin is said to sport a whole new processor along with a 3.2 megapixel camera, OS 4.6, Quadband GSM and EDGE along with Wi-Fi and GPS. Not many other details are known at this time but […]

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A cheaper IM client for BlackBerry: mundu

June 16, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

A reader just dropped us a line on yet another instant messenger for BlackBerry. This one is called mundu and it features all the usual clients such as Windows Live, Yahoo!, ICQ, AIM, Google Talk and Jabber. A neat feature that mundu offers is multi-client conferancing meaning you can have one conversation open and have […]

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Free unique “U” theme for BlackBerry Curve and 8800 users!

June 16, 2008 | By | 11 Comments

The folks over at BerryReview just pointed this hot new theme out. It's similar to the Bold theme only in an extended "L" version. The "U" theme features 15 shortcut icons right on your main display. It's a free theme and can be downloaded OTA here.

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BlackBerry Unite gets software update

June 16, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

It wasn't too long ago that BlackBerry Unite! launch for Bell here in Canada. Well RIM has released a new software update for it. We aren't sure what the new version 1.0.1 brings to the table but it is available for download from the RIM site. If you haven't played around with BlackBerry Unite! before […]

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BlackBerry Kickstart caught in the act, again…

June 13, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Yet again RIM's un-announced BlackBerry Kickstart 9100 has been photographed. This flip phone BlackBerry is looking a little better every time we see it. This time CrackBerry got their hands on several shots of the Kickstart showing off its thickness and weird hinge design.

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Rogers to launch BlackBerry Bold on July 15th?

June 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

Word on the street is that Rogers Wireless will be launching their BlackBerry Bold on July 15th. This will come just four days after Rogers will release Apple's iPhone. No pricing is still not known for the BlackBerry Bold yet but you can expect it'll cost a little more than the iPhone. Stay tuned for […]

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Firefox Mobile gets previewed

June 13, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

If your a fan of Firefox web browser on your PC or Mac you should really watch this video. Firefox Mobile is coming soon and lets hope it'll work on BlackBerry smartphones. This new browser will bring many new things such as tabbed browsing and finger scrolling similar to the iPhone. Let's hope we see […]

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“Unknown” BlackBerry smartphones found in XML files

June 12, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Details have emerged of upcoming BlackBerry devices. Some of these devices we talked about in the past, one new guy we haven't heard of yet. These code names were found in some device XML files… Boy Genius caught wind of the BlackBerry Javelin which should be the 3G-less Bold (and part of the 9000 series). […]

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Peeking at Microsoft’s new Windows Live for BlackBerry

June 12, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

BerryReview got their hands on some pictures of Microsoft's new Windows Live services for BlackBerry. If you remember correctly RIM announced Windows Live Services are coming for all BlackBerry users sometime this summer. Apparently the new services are on their way soon, in the mean time here is a few screenshots.

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The Facebook app gets updated (removes the “is”)

June 12, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Probably one of the best things that ever happen to consumer BlackBerry's was Facebook. It took RIM a long time but finally they have released a new update (version 1.2) which removes the "IS" from your status. Now Johnny "isn't" something can be posted! It took them a while but they did it. You can […]

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R.I.P. BlackBerry Connect on Fido

June 11, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Did you know that as of June 3rd Fido has killed off the BlackBerry connect package for new subscribers? Me either. According to a post over at HowardForums the service was killed off due to the introduction of new data products. Previously clients could use the BlackBerry connect option for the Nokia E62 or an […]

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