Archive for September, 2008

Verizon announcing BlackBerry Storm on Monday?

September 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

Interesting news is floating around about an internal email going around Verizon’s office. Apparently Verizon has some exciting news to share with us on Monday. A big finger print is also on the side of the image, which might point to a touch screen device. We can only hope that Verizon and RIM will be […]

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Run down of what happend at CTIA Fall 2008

September 12, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Well CTIA Fall 2008 was huge for RIM this fall. We saw tons of press releases, two new BlackBerry models and new services. Unfortunately no sign of the long awaited BlackBerry Javelin or Storm/Thunder but they should come before the years finished. Here is a run down of what happend at CTIA Fall 2008 starting […]

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T-Mobile launching three new Pearl 8120 colors

September 12, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

T-Mobile will be launching three more colored BlacKBerry models on their network come October 15th. The three new colors include “Frost”, “Black Emerald”, and “Indigo”. The three new models are still the BlackBerry 8120 so they will be packing Wi-Fi, 2.0 megapixel camera and OS 4.5? You should be able to get these hot new […]

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Slacker coming to BlackBerry (Streaming Radio)

September 11, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

If your like me and haven’t heard of Slacker before it’s a personal radio that provides access to over 100 expert programmed stations or 10,000 artist stations online. Slacker is currently only available in the United States, but hopefully they will come to Canada some day. Slacker and RIM today announced plans to bring users […]

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MySpace and Ticketmaster also coming to BlackBerry

September 11, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Tons of announcements came in from CTIA Fall 2008 today. RIM announced deals with both MySpace and Ticketmaster just to further advance their consumer marketing. MySpace – Similar to RIM’s Facebook application, the MySpace application will allow users to connect to their friends and message between members, view real time status and mood updates, find […]

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RIM and Microsoft bring Live Search to BlackBerry

September 11, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Microsoft and RIM have teamed up to offer BlackBerry users Live Search directly on their device. With the new Live Search users will be able to do a text search or use their BlackBerry maps in conjunction with Live Search to find nearby points of interest. Download Live Search from your device at mobile.BlackBerry.com “As […]

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RIM & TiVo partner up to bring mobile TiVo control

September 11, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

RIM has showed us at CTIA Fall 08′ that they have lots planned for this year. The first announcement this morning was that TiVo will be coming to BlackBerry. The new service is expected later this year, along with some other goodies (cough *Thunder/Storm* cough). “TiVo subscribers will soon be able to wirelessly control their […]

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Live shots – BlackBerry Pearl 8220 in Red

September 11, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

CrackBerry and friends have got some live shots of the newly announced BlackBerry Pearl 8220. One of the colors coming for T-Mobile USA is this dark red color. It’s a fairly nice shade of red similar to the Red Curve. Other colors. If you don’t like the red T-Mobile will also be launching it in […]

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Google intros new Mobile App for BlackBerry

September 11, 2008 | By | 6 Comments

Now you can get all of your favorite Google applications on your BlackBerry. The new app is called “Google Mobile” and features one touch access to Google Search, Gmail, Google Suggest, Maps, News, Reader (RSS), Docs, Photos, Sync and Notebook. You can download the app from m.google.com directly from your BlackBerry

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More pictures of BlackBerry Javelin 8900

September 11, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Some higher resolution pictures of the unreleased BlackBerry Javelin have been posted. The pictures come from BBNews and their member Fr0zen. The pictures show the device next to the Bold, Curve and an iPhone. These images come right after a BlackBerry Javelin was listed on eBay, which you can see here. Now one can only […]

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Pre-Production BlackBerry Javelin on eBay

September 11, 2008 | By | 6 Comments

Seems RIM just can’t keep their pre-production models off eBay anymore. First it was the BlackBerry Bold, then Kickstart/Pearl 8220 and now its the BlackBerry Javelin 8900. The auction is currently sitting at $899.99 USD with just over six days remaining. So if you want to get your hands on a pre-release unit head on […]

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iDEN BlackBerry Curve 8350i for Sprint is official!!

September 10, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

This week at CTIA Fall 2008 has been interesting so far for RIM. Early this morning start with the launch of the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 and now RIM is proud to announce the much needed iDEN BlackBerry Curve 8350i. Finally his brings a upgrade to iDEN users on Sprint-Nextel’s aging iDEN network. This new […]

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