Archive for July, 2008

BlackBerry Bold gets reviewed by BGR

July 16, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Boy Genius got his hands on the BlackBerry Bold to review. The Bold that BGR reviewed is actually a production unit! the reviews talks about everything from design to build quailty to call quailty and the software. One of favorite parts is the HTML browser which he snapped some pics of. Check out the review […]

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Kate Hudson rocking a BlackBerry Bold already?

July 15, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

So not only did John Mayer get to rock the Bold early but now it appears Kate Hudson got one too. If you look at this picture which was posted on Celebrity Blackberry Sightings you'll see a decked out Bold in a red skin on it. You lucky girl.   [Via CrackBerry]

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Rogers BlackBerry Bold to be $299?

July 15, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Our friends over at BBCool got some pricing details for the Bold on Rogers. Looks like the Bold will be priced similar to Apple's 16GB iPhone 3G at $299 with three year contract. They also picked up rumors that RIM has released the final version of OS 4.6 for Rogers. So anyways we will see […]

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Introducing the BlackBerry Thunder’s touchscreen keyboards

July 13, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Sweet! After we showed you the media UI pictures of the BlackBerry Thunder news started trickling everywhere. Even though its a weekend the folks over at CrackBerry didn't take today off. Kevin got his hands on some REAL live shots of the Thunder and its touchscreen keyboards. The BlackBerry Thunder will sport both a Suretype […]

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How to get Windows Live messenger on your BlackBerry (if you don’t see the icon)

July 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

So in case you didn't know RIM has launched Windows Live Messenger for all carriers. Before this only a select amount of networks had access to the service (such as Bell here in Canada). Now that RIM has enabled Windows Live services you will have access to push Hotmail or Live email and Windows Live […]

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Pink BlackBerry Curve 8330 heading to Telus very soon…

July 12, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

So remember how we said a Pink BlackBerry Curve (8330) would be hitting Canada soon? Well tipsters have informed us that Telus will be launching a Pink Curve sometime this upcoming week! Pricing is expected to stay the same at $149.99 with three year term. Stay tuned for official details soon!

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BlackBerry Javelin photographed, again…

July 11, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Some more hot shots of the BlackBerry Javelin have appeared online. This possible BlackBerry Curve replacement sure looks thin and sexy. This BlackBerry code-named "Javelin" is said to sport Quadband GSM/EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3.2 megapixel camera, 480×360 display, OS 4.6 and a new ArgonV processor (Thanks BG for that). Click over for some more shots.

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Did RIM kill off the Picasa app for BlackBerry?

July 11, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

The folks over at BerryReview have pointed out that it appears RIM has killed off the Picasa application.  All links ( and which previously went to their Picasa site are now not found. It looks like it might have been replaced with the Flickr app for BlackBerry. 

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BlackBerry KickStart getting close?

July 10, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

We've received a tip that the BlackBerry KickStart is getting real close to production. Apparently the KickStart will be finished production in about 2-3 weeks. At launch the KickStart will only be seen on T-Mobile and Rogers Wireless in North America. This is great news for everyone who has been waiting for the first flip […]

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BlackBerry Bold hits the FCC

July 10, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

The BlackBerry Bold 9000 has been approved by the FCC. This means that the Bold will soon be able to be sold in the United States. AT&T should be launching sometime later this month or next month. It doesn't really give you any new details. Keep an eye right here on for more Bold […]

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Rogers oh Rogers… 6GB of data for iPhone and maybe Bold?

July 9, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Rogers must have felt the pain when 50,000+ Canadian's signed a petition against their iPhone data pricing. Well Rogers today announced special launch promotions for the iPhone. Select Rogers Plus stores will be opening at 8AM to offer the iPhone, but the best part out of all of this news…. Rogers will be offering a […]

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Don’t go bashing the Thunder just yet…

July 9, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

An update to our touchscreen BlackBerry Thunder stories. Boy Genius this morning posted that the Thunder is not quite ready for launch. His RIM Ninjas say its at least 4-5 months away and that people who have handled it think its a "joke". A lot of people seem to think that this tipster was just […]

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