Archive for February, 2009

RIM upgrades Instant Messaging Programs (AOL, GTalk, MSN, Yahoo!)

February 18, 2009 | By | 11 Comments

Speaking of software updates, RIM has just launched updates for most of their instant messanging platforms (AOL IM, Google Talk, Windows Live/MSN Messenger, and Yahoo!). We aren’t sure what exactly the new versions bring but its recommended that you upgrade anyways. The software updates are now available for all BlackBerry models including the Storm. Simply […]

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Google Maps updated to 3.0.2 – Brings VZW Storm GPS Support

February 18, 2009 | By | 16 Comments

Great news has arrived for Verizon BlackBerry Storm users. Previously Verizon customers would not be able to use both the Storm’s GPS with Google’s Maps application. Well today Google released new version 3.0.2 and it brought GPS capabilities for everyone with a Storm. Bad news is it seems that Google has ONLY allowed it to […]

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New Yahoo! Mobile App for BlackBerry coming by May ’09

February 18, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

Yahoo! announced at Mobile World Congress that they will unveiling a new Yahoo! Mobile Application for BlackBerry. The new application will include Opera mini included right in the app along with Yahoo! email, Pulse, Yahoo! Messenger, address book and calender. Keep an eye out for this new BlackBerry app to launch sometime in May 2009. […]

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Review: Coveroo Custom Battery Doors for BlackBerry

February 17, 2009 | By | 11 Comments

Have you heard of Coveroo before? They offer laser engraved battery doors for all kinds of devices including BlackBerry smartphones. We had a chance test out Coveroo’s battery doors for the BlackBerry Storm, Curve and Pearl. Unfortunately no one on the team has a Bold at the moment or we would have checked them out […]

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Veneer theme for BlackBerry Bold, Curve and Pearl

February 17, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Our friends at eVeek have just released a new free theme for the BlackBerry Bold, Curve and Pearl 8100 series. This new theme called Veneer features an overall dark feeling with black icons and a thick black border around. Not to mention the hot car in the background. It truely looks great! We recommend you […]

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BlackBerry Application Suite for Windows Mobile hands-on

February 16, 2009 | By | 13 Comments

The folks from CrackBerry are on location on Mobile World Congrass and guess what they found? A live demo of RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry Application Suite for Windows Mobile smartphones! Apparently the app works fairly well on the device (HTC Touch Pro) and will be available for several Windows smartphones. The BAS (BlackBerry Application Suite) version […]

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Bolt Browser launches new version 0.86 and public beta!

February 16, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Have you tested Bolt Browser yet? Think of it like Opera Mini on steroids. Bolt provides a crazy fast browsing experience just like a desktop computer. As of today you can now download a new version of Bolt Browser (0.86) without any referral codes on tons of different phones including BlackBerry. Head on over to […]

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Weekly Sync: BlackBerry News from Week 7, 2009

February 15, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

This week on BlackBerry Sync you saw some great news, leaks, rumors, deals and even reviews. It seems that BlackBerry Visual Voicemail will be coming very soon to AT&T, We also reported confirmed launch dates for the Pearl Flip 8230 on Bell, two new Storm OS’ leaked this week and they seem to be amazing!, […]

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Bell lauching BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 on March 6th!

February 13, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

We just received more confirmation from our friends at MobileSyrup that Bell will be launching the BlackBerry Peral Flip, in both Black and Pink. It seems that Bell will be launching the BlackBerry 8230 on Friday March 6th! At this time pricing is not known but you can expect it to be similar to Rogers’ […]

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Poynt for BlackBerry Storm officially launches… and it rocks!

February 12, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Do you remember Poynt? We showed you this cool app for the BlackBerry Storm before it was released to the public, and now its finally here! As of today you can download Poynt for the BlackBerry Storm free of charge OTA (Over the Air) by directly your browser to http://m.mypoynt.com. Not familiar with Poynt? Well […]

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OS Alert: BlackBerry Storm 9530 OS 4.7.0.103 leaked!

February 11, 2009 | By | 15 Comments

A new beta OS for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 has been leaked! You can now download OS 4.7.0.103 unofficially. We don’t know yet what this new OS will feature, however if your not familiar with installing beta OS’ we do not recommend you do it. These releases have not been put out to the pubic […]

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OS Alert: BlackBerry Storm 9500 OS 4.7.0.106 leaked!

February 11, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

A new beta OS for the BlackBerry Storm 9500 has been leaked! You can now download OS 4.7.0.106 unofficially. We don’t know yet what this new OS will feature, however if your not familiar with installing beta OS’ we do not recommend you do it. These releases have not been put out to the pubic […]

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