Archive for July, 2008

Touchscreen BlackBerry Thunder to feature Haptic Technology

July 9, 2008 | By | 10 Comments

To continue on with our BlackBerry Thunder coverage, Kevin from CrackBerry got some details on the Thunder's new touch screen keyboard. Apparently the Thunder will sport "Haptic Technology" meaning when the display is pressed the screen moves in a tiny bit to give you a real feedback feeling. Apparently every time the keyboard is pressed […]

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John Mayer’s Summer Tour 08′ sponsored by BlackBerry

July 8, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

John Mayer has always been a BlackBerry lover, if you remember we saw him using a BlackBerry Bold way before it was even launched! Well now it turns out that BlackBerry is sponsoring his Summer Tour. If you visit you will be able to check out where he is performing through out July and […]

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Windows Live Messenger comes to TELUS

July 7, 2008 | By | 19 Comments

Windows Live Messenger has been running on Bell now for at least a year. We've received news that the service is finally coming to TELUS here in Canada. This means people with BlackBerry devices on TELUS now have full access to Windows Live (MSN) Messenger along with their hotmail email accounts.  Apparently service books are […]

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BlackBerry Thunder Exclusive Shots (Meet the media player…)

July 7, 2008 | By | 207 Comments

That's right folks an anonymous tipster has sent us shots of the highly anticipated BlackBerry Thunder. The Thunder also known as BlackBerry 9500 will feature a huge 360×480 touch display and will apparently run on OS 4.7. This device will be a great multimedia player and could bring CDMA carriers true iPhone competition. The Thunder […]

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Is Apple mad at Rogers for screwing Canadians?

July 7, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

OH SNAP! Rumor has it that Apple is mad at Rogers for screwing Canadian's with high data prices. You may have heard of, which is gathering signatures for a petition againest Rogers and the iPhone 3G pricing in Canada. Currently the petition is nearing 50,000 signatures! If you haven't signed it please head over […]

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How to Photoshop your own dream BlackBerry!

July 7, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Ronen from BerryReview pointed this out this morning. Ever wonder how people make some of the best Photoshop mockup's? have posted a detaied guide on how to curve every angle in photoshop. The guide shows you how to make a BlackBerry Bold in photoshop then you can pimp it out. Check out the tutorial […]

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Rogers BlackBerry Roadmap shows Bold, KickStart and Javelin

July 7, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

A Rogers roadmap has leaked showing three BlackBerry smartphones coming to Rogers this year. As we know the BlackBerry Bold should be coming late July (most likely July 25th) followed by the BlackBerry KickStart mid to late September and then you'll be able to unwrap the BlackBerry Javelin just in time for Christmas. [Source]

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BlackBerry Bold launches on T-Mobile : July 21st

July 4, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

T-Mobile Germany will be launching the BlackBerry Bold come July 21st. This release date is confirmed by the folks over at BBNews. The Bold will run you about 550 Euro (860 USD) including tax or somewhere around 90 to 360 euros with contract. So just a few more weeks then you can grab one overseas…

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Future Shop gets BlackBerry app for browsing and buying

July 4, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

BBCool pointed out that Future Shop (Canada's largest electronics retailer) has just launched an application for BlackBerry which allows you to browse their product catalog and make purchases. You can make purchases using BlackBerry's wallet application (after storing your credit card information). To download the application you'll need Internet Explorer (Firefox doesn't work, at least […]

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Will the Kickstart get a $50 pricetag??

July 4, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Rumor has it that the BlackBerry Kickstart will score a $50 pricetag with contract. While this is not confirmed it would be sweet for T-Mobile to launch it so cheap. 

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First look at BlackBerry Bold Accessories

July 4, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

  CrackBerry got their hands on the first look at BlackBerry Bold accessories. You'll notice the hot new stereo headphones, newly designed leather pouch and colored battery doors. Anyways enjoy the preview until the Bold officially launches later this month…

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BlackBerry Curve Sunset?

July 3, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Boy Genius got some details of Best Buy getting their hands on a couple new handsets. One of these new handsets just happens to be a new color BlackBerry Curve. Apparently Best Buy will be receiving this new stock on July 27th… The actual color of this Curve isn't known yet neither is which carrier […]

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