Archive for November, 2008

Verizon BlackBerry Storm coming 11/21 for $199

November 13, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Verizon has officially announced the BlackBerry Storm will be available starting November 21st at all corporate and retail channels. The Storm will be priced at $199 with two year contract. Rumor has it Verizon has a mass amount of stock ready to go around. Now that Verizon has announced the launch of their Storm. Bell […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8900 passes thru FCC

November 13, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Great news for those in the United States! The BlackBerry Curve 8900, which was previously code-named Javelin has been approved by the FCC. This means that technically the Curve 8900 could go on sale almost any time in the United States. So the next part is to try and guess who will have the Curve […]

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MySpace for BlackBerry now available!

November 13, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Those of you who are getting sick of Facebook or are just MySpace addicts should know. The new MySpace application for BlackBerry is now available for download! You simply point your BlackBerry to or to download it directly on your BlackBerry. The MySpace app seems to be just like the Facebook one. It […]

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TELUS steps up BlackBerry Storm ads

November 12, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

If you’ve had your eyes on any Canadian TV channels you may have noticed that TELUS has stepped up their BlackBerry Storm advertising. Not only is the Storm plastered all of their stores and ads in malls, but now the Storm is making appearances on TV with coming soon at the end. Check out these […]

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T-Mobile launches BlackBerry Curve 8900

November 12, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

(stay tuned for actual press shots from RIM…) Early this morning T-Mobile Germany and RIM announced the release of the BlackBerry Curve 8900 (formally known as Javelin). Available Mid-November, the Curve 8900 is the latest upgrade in the Curve series of smartphones. It features a large 2.4″ high resolution display, 3.2 megapixel camera with flash, […]

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Tentative Verizon BlackBerry Storm Launch Date

November 12, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

The Boy Genius has got his hands on a slide from Verizon Wireless. It shows that the BlackBerry Storm 9530 will start launching November 20th for high-value clients then followed by availability for the general public on November 24th. Storm’s will be available in 123 Coporate Verizon stores with apparently a ton on hand. Pricing […]

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New Opera Mini 4.2 Beta now available

November 11, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

In case you don’t have a BlackBerry equipped with RIM’s new HTML web browser. Opera Mini has a new beta version available for download. The new Opera Mini Beta features skins to change to color of Opera Mini, Overall performance and note syncing between your PC and BlackBerry. Point your BlackBerry browser to to […]

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Verizon Storm pricing revealed? or copied form 8830?

November 11, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Verizon has a test site known as “testman” which previews different parts of the website before its officially updated online. Well if you take a peak over at the site it seems that they have put the BlackBerry Storm on the site and have all the pricing ready. Here is a breakdown of what the […]

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Verizon having Private Storm Sale… Nov. 17-21

November 11, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Looks like Verizon’s hosting a private sale of the BlackBerry Storm for select customers on November 17th until 21st. Details have been sent to a select amount of customers to pick up the all new Storm for an undisclosed price. We can’t see the release being too far behind for the general public! We want […]

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RIM launches interactive Storm user guide

November 11, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

RIM has just released a interactive guide called “BlackBerry 101” for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. This guide explains how to use the Storm’s basic features such as calling, messaging, etc. Plus it shows off a little more advanced features such as using the Desktop software to switch devices. Its a pretty handy little guide so […]

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Yet another VZW BlackBerry Storm Commercial

November 10, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Another Verizon BlackBerry Storm commercial has arrived. This time one with great simulated screen images to make it look even more amazing. I’m sorry to everyone who getting really sick of all this BlackBerry Storm news but its going to keep on coming :) [youtube:]

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Weekly Sync: BlackBerry News for Week 45, 2008

November 9, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Once again its time for your weekly headlines from November 3rd to 7th, 2008. This week featured tons of new BlackBerry Storm news including hands on reviews from Vodafone and the first look at my favorite application Viigo on the Storm. Check out all the headlines for this week starting with the oldest first: – […]

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