Archive for July, 2008

BlackBerry KickStart 8220 Review

July 23, 2008 | By | 6 Comments

Not only did CrackBerry post the first BlackBerry Bold review on the internet, but now they are the first to review the un-announced BlackBerry KickStart. The device is running OS 4.6 with T-Mobile themes and MyFaves application. Kevin has also cleared up a lot of information about the KickStart. One of the interesting things you […]

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Really cool free BlackBerry theme “X Blue”

July 23, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

For anyone who is using the new OS 4.5 on your BlackBerry here is a really cool theme. This theme was designed with the new Plasmic 4.5 CDK and will ONLY work for OS 4.5 (sorry 4.2 and 4.3 users). This theme is complete with bouncing icons on a unique home screen menu. You can […]

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Drool some more over the BlackBerry Thunder “Touch Screen BlackBerry”

July 22, 2008 | By | 34 Comments

BlackBerry Thunder’s camera in Landscape mode The weeks starting off a little quiet in BlackBerry news, but we will make you drool some more. Just in case you aren’t drooling enough over the rumored BlackBerry Thunder. We’ve got a hold of a few more OS shots for you to enjoy. I know these aren’t as […]

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Rogers BlackBerry Bold Sighting in Public…

July 22, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

CrackBerry scooped up some new shots of live Rogers branded BlackBerry Bolds. Rogers held their Rogers Cup Men's Tennis Tournament over the weekend in Toronto. Can you guess what they had on display? Live actual Rogers branded Bold's. Not only was did C.B. get images but they also got some more details on the "official […]

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What’s after the Thunder? CDMA Javelin or Bold?

July 22, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

Ok let me start this off with NO we don't have any official news on this. However wouldn't it make sense for RIM to release a CDMA Javelin? Just think the Curve is the latest BlackBerry CDMA smartphone and next up will be the Thunder which some people will love and some will hate. What […]

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BlackBerry Bold vs iPhone 3G browser

July 20, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Boy Genius decided it would be fun to compare take both the BlackBerry Bold and Apple iPhone browsers head to head. In case you don't know the Bold does feature a full HTML web browser similar to the iPhone, even though it doesn't have a touch screen. Click on over to see what the iPhone's […]

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Will OS 4.5 allow radio use below 10% of your battery?

July 18, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Ronen from BerryReview pointed something very interesting out the other day. You know when your battery gets really low on your BlackBerry you can't use the radio? Well OS 4.5 only seems to shut off the radio once the battery hits 0%! Now this could just be something to do inside the beta coding but […]

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Even Lindsay Lohan gets a Bold… Where’s mine?

July 18, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

So it all started with John Mayer then just the other day Kate Hudson got one and now Lindsay Lohan. Seems the BlackBerry Bold isn't even available to the public yet but certain celebrities are getting caught with one. RIM you really just need to release it to the public so we can all have […]

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Pink BlackBerry Curve 8330 hits Telus officially

July 17, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Looks like our tipster came through. TELUS has quietly announced the Pink BlackBerry Curve 8330. A notice was sent to employees and dealers letting them know that the Pink Curve is available for order and should be arriving within the next few days. Pricing remains at $149.99 with three year contract or $549.99 with no […]

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BlackBerry coming to Virgin Mobile Canada?!

July 17, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

Rumor has it that Virgin Mobile Canada is getting ready to launch a BlackBerry smartphone come this August. Most likely we will see the Pearl come to Virgin however at this time no one really knows. Basically its just been announced that Virgin will be training reps very soon.  [Source]

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BlackBerry Bold in September and Thunder mid-October?

July 16, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

More news is trickling down about the BlackBerry Bold and Thunder. Rumor has it the BlackBerry Bold might be running late on some networks. BGR heard from two sources that the Bold may be pushed back until September due to a few small software issues with roaming and seraching, etc. Next up is the highly […]

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Black Emerald Curve 8320 heading to Orange

July 16, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Looks like Orange is getting ready to launch a hot new color of their BlackBerry Curve 8320. The new color will be "Black Emerald" and will be free with a contract on Orange in the UK. Check the details on the Orange website. Hopefully this baby heads over to T-Mobile in the States and Rogers […]

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