Archive for October, 2008

TELUS Storm launching 11/17, plus more Pearl colors

October 31, 2008 | By | 31 Comments

We’ve received a very solid tip that TELUS’ release date for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 is set for November 17th (unless RIM pushes it back). If this is right TELUS would have a five day exclusive over Bell here in Canada. The tipster also is reporting that TELUS will charge users .50 cents per stream […]

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AT&T branded BlackBerry Curve 8900 reviewed

October 31, 2008 | By | 19 Comments

The Gizmodo team got their hands on a AT&T branded BlackBerry Curve 8900 (aka Javelin) for review. If you check out Gizmodo you will see a bunch of high resolution pictures and a mini review of the the device. This also appears to be the first AT&T branded pictures seen of the Curve 8900. Here’s […]

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Rogers BlackBerry Bold on sale at Best Buy

October 31, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

To start off the Holiday sales season Best Buy in Canada has the Rogers BlackBerry Bold on for $199.99 with three year term. Not only that but they are also offering a $50 best buy gift card with the purchase. Of course this is for new activations only on a combination of voice and data. […]

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Vodafone BlackBerry Storm pricing revealed

October 30, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Vodafone has revealed pricing for RIM’s first touch screen BlackBerry smartphone. The Storm itself will retail for €109.99 and plans range from €49.99 to €99.99. It appears that Vodafone will have the Storm 9500 ready some time next month… Check out Vodafone’s Storm pricing: Under the Perfect Choice Access 100 plan, the Storm handset will […]

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TELUS launches BlackBerry Storm media kit

October 29, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

Here it is folks! The TELUS BlackBerry Storm media kit. Earlier today TELUS updated their promo page at to add some new media images and a 360 degree video which you can see below. Basically no official release dates or pricing are announced just yet. Simply just some new views of a TELUS branded […]

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Red BlackBerry Pearl Flip now available from T-Mobile

October 29, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

The BlackBerry Pearl Flip has been available from T-Mobile USA for just a week or two, and now the red colored model is joining the black one. You can pick up either for only $149 with two year term after rebates. Grab all the details from or your local T-Mobile store.

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TELUS launching Storm details site today…

October 29, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

TELUS will be launching more details on the BlackBerry Storm today. They also release some media pictures meaning a release could come very soon… Keep an eye on for the site to change. Apparently TELUS won’t be announcing an exact release date or pricing just yet.. Stay tuned we will keep you updated… Both […]

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Rogers Pearl Flips get ready to go on sale!

October 29, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Rogers is expected to start shipping the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 today. The latest word is that it should be in stores for Halloween day. Pricing has been rumored to start anywhere from $49 and stop at $149 depending on rebates (with three year contract). The Pearl Flip will be available in both Black or […]

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Review: VibAndRing for BlackBerry

October 28, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

One of my biggest pet peeves about BlackBerry smartphones is that they don’t ring and vibrate at the same time. For some people this may not be an issue, but for me before BlackBerry was regular phones which did both. With my BlackBerry I find most people hang up after the first few vibrates before […]

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AT&T BlackBerry Bold makes it on Best Buy site

October 28, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

AT&T’s BlackBerry Bold 9000 is now listed on Best Buy’s website. You can purchase it with no contract for $659.99 USD. At the moment they are currently backordered and expected within one to two weeks. So you can either order one now or just wait for AT&T to launch it officially on November 4th and pick one up then.

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BlackBerry Curve 8350i to hit Latin America

October 28, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

NII Holdings has announced they will bring RIM’s new PTT enabled BlackBerry Curve 8350i to Latin America in 2009. In case you forget the Curve 8350i is the new iDEN smartphone that will be seen soon on the Sprint-Nextel network. It features a durable body with 2.0 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi and OS 4.6.Skip over for the press release.

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Another BlackBerry Curve 8900 (Javelin) Video

October 27, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Mobile Syrup managed to get their hands on a pre-production BlackBerry Curve 8900 (Javelin). This second edition Curve is expected to hit Rogers later this year or early 2009. Check out their video review and see what they think of this hot new Curve.

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