Archive for October, 2008

Is Rogers getting the BlackBerry Storm?

October 16, 2008 | By | 10 Comments

Yesterday BBCool broke news about Rogers possibly getting the BlackBerry Storm 9500 before Christmas. When they called into Rogers Customer Service the rep claims that they will be receiving a touch screen BlackBerry for the Christmas season. Usually Rogers CSR’s are contracted out and don’t have a clue whats going on. So we highly doubt […]

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Storm to attend Developers Conference

October 15, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Looks like Verizon will be showing off RIM’s hot new toy at the BlackBerry Developer Conference next week. The BlackBerry Developer Conferece runs October 21 and 22. Verizon has sent around invites to conference attendees to head over to their booth to check out a live Storm (rain jackets anyone? sorry couldn’t help myself..) anyways […]

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iBold Theme for your BlackBerry Bold

October 15, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Elecite has just introduced a new theme for your BlackBerry Bold called “iBold”. This theme features a clean and crisp design with high defination graphics that look amazing on the Bold’s display. The theme is available for purcahse now from Elecite for only $6.99 USD. Head over to to check it out >> Check […]

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Get your hands on a Storm from Verizon

October 14, 2008 | By | 8 Comments

Unfortunately it won’t be to keep just yet. Verizon Wireless is holding events in select USA cities where you can actually test out a Storm 9530 and have free food while your at it. The events start in Omaha, NE on October 28th and finish November 20th in Milwaukee, WI. Now if only we could […]

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Huge BlackBerry Storm Ad in WSJ

October 13, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Verizon and RIM took out a huge advertisement in the Wall Street Journal today. The ad is a full page showing the BlackBerry Storm as coming soon exclusively from Verizon Wireless. Unfortunately that’s all it says. No release dates, Nothing. According to Boy Genius stay tuned for many more Storm ads like this in the […]

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Another BlackBerry Storm video by Vodafone

October 13, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Another Vodafone BlackBerry Storm 9500 video has hit the internet. This time a three minute video on all of the Storm’s features. You really get to see how the web browsing works, the menus, GPS and Vodafone’s music store. Check it out and I’m sure you’ll be drooling just a bit more… [youtube:] [Via BBNews]

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T-Mobile BlackBerry Pearl Flip Now Available!

October 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

RIM has just announced that their first BlackBerry first phone, the Pearl 8220 is now available from T-Mobile in the United States. The Pearl Flip 8220 will be available starting today for $149.99 with two year contract at all T-Mobile stores. Within in the next few weeks a red colored model will be available as […]

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Hands-on photos of BlackBerry Bold

October 12, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

I know this is really late because Rogers’ Bold has been out for a while now but I had a chance to test one out for a few days. Because of the short time span I had with the device I didn’t write a review on it. I just took lots of pictures and tested […]

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Weekly Sync: BlackBerry news for Week 41 (2008)

October 12, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

This week was certainly packed with news. It started off with a Pearl 8220 un-boxing then tons of Storm leaks followed by commercials for the Storm then the official release of the Storm. News about the new touch screen BlackBerry started to flood everywhere… Click on over to see what else went on for week […]

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Rogers releases Bold OS

October 11, 2008 | By | 6 Comments

If you own a Rogers BlackBerry Bold then you might want to read this. Rogers and RIM have officially release a new OS upgrade for the Bold ( which will hopefully fix a few issues such as drop calls, memory leaks, battery life, etc. The Rogers Bold ships with OS so this is quite […]

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eVeek 08′ Theme Fest Contest! Win $$$

October 10, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Our friends from eVeek are giving away over $500 for the best BlackBerry theme design! Guess who they asked to judge? That’s right us!! All you have to do is create your best BlackBerry theme without ripping off themes like iPhone, Vista, OS X and Bold or use copyright material and low quality images. Should […]

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Orange dropping BlackBerry Bold, too many issues?

October 10, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

It is rumored that UK cell carrier Orange has dropped the BlackBerry Bold from their lineup due to quailty issues. Apparently there is a internal memo floating around stating that they will not continue to offer RIM’s Bold until RIM has fixed the known issues with it. Maybe they are getting a bouncing 3G signal […]

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