Archive for September, 2008

Are Telus and Bell in bidding war over Storm?

September 30, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

We launch over new forums on the weekend and today I was looking at some of the posts and came across this one. According to Engadget they received word that Telus and Bell are in a bidding war over RIM’s first touch screen smartphone, the BlackBerry Storm 9530. Apparently Telus had exclusive rights until Bell […]

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BlackBerry Storm dummy phones at VZW

September 30, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Apparently some Verizon WIreless stores have received display phones (not live units) for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. This is awesome news because it just means that they are one step further than everyone thought. I’m thinking we should keep an eye on for more launch details soon… Check out the pictures from over at […]

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Storm Crazy: Press images of Verizon’s Storm?

September 29, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

It seems that everyone is going Storm crazy. Over the past few weeks we have seen tons of new images of the BlackBerry Storm floating around and today new Verizon possible press images have emerged. Check out the new shots of the Storm from a CrackBerry forums member after the jump…

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Best Buy getting AT&T BlackBerry Bold Oct. 26th

September 29, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Just when you thought you would never see it. It seems that Best Buy may have leaked a release date for AT&T’s BlackBerry Bold. Apparently in Best Buy’s inventory system is that Bold listed as stock available on October 26th which would point to a more solid release date… So any luck at all you […]

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BlackBerry Talk – Discussion Forums now open!

September 27, 2008 | By | 200 Comments

We are pleased to introduce our BlackBerry discussion forums where you can talk about the latest BlackBerry news. Access it directly at and join the community! We are pleased to offer our readers a forum where they can discuss the news found on or ask the community support questions about something on their […]

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Vodafone shows BlackBerry Storm coming soon!

September 27, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Vodafone is joining Big Red aka Verizon in announcing the BlackBerry Storm as coming soon. You can now register to be notified when Vodafone Germany releases the BlackBerry Storm 9500. Now if we could only get Telus (maybe Bell too?) to announce this bad boy… Who else is going to join in? Head on over […]

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Even more BlackBerry Storm screen shots!!

September 27, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Kevin Bryne from CrackBerry Forums seems to have all the right info regarding the BlackBerry Storm and Verizon. Here are some new screen shots showing off the Storm’s touch screen controls, Suretype mode and homescreen icons. One thing you will notice is that you will be able to adjust the Tap Interval, Hover Period and […]

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Verizon BlackBerry Storm launch date hinted?

September 26, 2008 | By | 13 Comments

It seems a training schedule for Verizon has been leaked on to the internet. Two of the modules shown include the BlackBerry Storm 9530 and HTC Diamond. If you notice all Storm training must be completed by November 2nd and the Diamond not until December 3rd. This could mean that the Early November release date […]

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Self Diagnostic Tool for your BlackBerry

September 26, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

RIM has a secret little menu hiding inside your BlackBerry as long as its running OS 4.2 or higher. This little secret is a self diagnostic tool, which will help you figure out if something is wrong with your device. To access this menu simply go options > status > then type test once the […]

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New BlackBerry Storm screen shots!!

September 25, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

New screen shots of RIM’s unreleased touch screen BlackBerry Storm. These new shots show features such as the clock application, browser and calendar. I have to say that the keyboards look much better than we have previously seen… I’m also happy to see they kept the full QWERTY in landscape and Suretype in Portrait mode. […]

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Looking for a cool BlackBerry theme?

September 25, 2008 | By | 12 Comments

Have I got one for you! Check out Elecite’s new premium theme called “Scion”. I’ve been using this theme since it was released yesterday and so far this is my favorite theme to date. Before this theme I was a “L Theme” type guy, nothing too fancy. Elecite’s new Scion theme has some of the […]

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What about BlackBerry Niagara?

September 25, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Anyone remember the BlackBerry Niagara? It was suppose to be following “Javelin” as a CDMA verison for Verizon for sometime next year. My question is what ever happened to this device? It seems with all the Storm, Javelin and Pearl Flip news lately this one may have slipped under the radar.

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