Archive for January, 2009

Introducing Tiltris (Tetris for the BlackBerry Storm) – Free Download!

January 14, 2009 | By | 8 Comments

Finally another new game is out for the BlackBerry Storm! This time its Tiltris, a tetris game designed for the BlackBerry Storm. This game uses both the touchscreen and accelerometer to control the game. It’s a free download OTA (Over the Air) from wap.getjar.com simply use quick code 40256. Check out the video to see […]

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Uber-BlackBerry Rip Off: Meet the BlueBerry L900i

January 13, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

We’ve all seen BlackBerry rip offs before, but this one certainly tops the list. Meet the BlueBerry L900i, a Quad-band GSM phone with dual sim card slot with a large QVGA display and camera. This phone obviously takes the BlackBerry Bold’s style and bodym however it lacks the actual RIM OS and stuff. You can […]

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Hot New Free BlackBerry Bold Theme w/ sliding bottom dock – Onyx from eVeek

January 13, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Everyone loves a good free BlackBerry theme and our friends over at eVeek certaintally know how to design them. They have just introduced their new free BlackBerry theme called “Onyx” which is designed for the BlackBerry Bold only. Onyx features a 5-icon sliding bottom dock with 6 today style icons at the top for fast […]

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T-Mobile USA Launching BlackBerry Curve 8900 for Business Clients Early…

January 13, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

A new tip has arrived that T-Mobile USA will be launching the BlackBerry Curve 8900 to business clients early. Apparently the new Curve will start shipping on January 19th to business customers only. Could this explain why some T-Mobile stores are getting early inventory? or will they be shipping out only? Anyone here excited to […]

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Ringing in 2009 – Contest Winners!

January 12, 2009 | By | 8 Comments

Well our 2009 contest is over and done for now. Here are the 21 winners which will be contacted by the folks from Electric Pocket within the next few days… Congratulations to all winners! Stay tuned for another exciting contest coming very soon. Here are the winners: Ljupcho V, Isaac G , Thomas S,  Mayooran […]

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OS 4.7.0.86 leaked for BlackBerry Storm 9530

January 12, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

Storm-chasing addicts out there will be happy today! A new leaked version of OS 4.7 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 is available. The new version is OS 4.7.0.86 and seems to be a slight upgrade from the last couple leaked versions. Early reports are suggesting this OS brings much more stability to the device including […]

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Pay As You Go Prepaid BlackBerry coming to Orange soon…

January 12, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Good news for those in the UK! RIM has taken its first step in providing BlackBerry smartphones to prepaid service. Orange now has the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 in Titanium and Indigo listed as Coming Soon under the Pay As You Go section of their site. Previously RIM had talked about bringing BlackBerry to lower income […]

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Weekly Sync: BlackBerry News from 2nd Week of 2009

January 11, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Here are your BlackBerry headlines from the second week of 2009. It was a busy week with CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2009 ending in Los Vegas. We saw some great new BlackBerry applications and Palm’s latest smartphone enter into a whole other level of smartphones. Check out all the news from the past week starting […]

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Fido to start BlackBerry staff training next week… So BlackBerry coming soon!

January 11, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

The folks over at BGR are reporting that Fido employees will start BlackBerry sales training as early as next week.  This is great news for Fido customers but now heres the bad part. Rumor has it Fido will be launching the Pearl 8100 (yes 8100 not 8110 or 8120) then followed by several other models […]

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Elecite introduces Ascarri Premium BlackBerry Theme

January 10, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Our friends at Elecite are kicking off 2009 with a brand new premium BlackBerry theme! The theme is based on a sexy car interior with full leather upholstery. It’s designed for the BlackBerry Curve, 8800 and Bold smartphones with OS 4.5 or higher. Unfortunately at this time it doesn’t support the BlackBerry Pearl… but still […]

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Poynt gets updated for BlackBerry Curve 8900 and Pearl Flip

January 9, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Have you head of Poynt before? It’s a great application designed to help you find businesses, movies and tickets, GPS directions and much more right on your BlackBerry. Well today they announced its been updated to support the BlackBerry Curve 8900 and Pearl Flip 8200 series. Next up hopefully will be support for the BlackBerry […]

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Palm’s last stand – Introducing the Palm Pre (Exclusively for Sprint)

January 9, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

I know this doesn’t really count as BlackBerry news but I thought I’d show off Palm’s latest smartphone called “Pre”. This device seems to be a cross between Apple’s iPhone and RIM’s BlackBerry Storm. The Palm Pre features a 3.1″ touchscreen with multitouch, EVDO Rev. A, Wi-Fi, GPS, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, stereo Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone […]

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