Archive for August, 2009

Weekly Sync: BlackBerry News from Week 35, 2009

August 31, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Welcome to another edition of the Weekly Sync. It’s time to get caught up on all the BlackBerry news you may have missed from the 35th week of 2009. This week was full of OS leaks, RIM’s new social networking site, and hot new details about the BlackBerry Storm 2! Check out the headlines below, […]

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Next Up… BlackBerry Essex? Will replace Tour and feature Wi-Fi and Trackpad!

August 31, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry Tour has just been available for a few months, and it’s already time to talk about it’s replacement. BlackBerry ninja Salomondrin, who gets his share of pre-release devices, just let the cat out of the bag about an updated Tour model. He claims that RIM is currently working on a new model code-named […]

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Elecite introduces “Focus” Premium BlackBerry Theme for Most Models

August 30, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

The folks at Elecite never cease to amaze me when it comes to BlackBerry theme designs. This time “Focus” is no exception! It’s a beautiful theme designed for the BlackBerry Bold, Curve 8500, Curve 8900, 8350i and Tour 9630 smartphones. This theme features 8 customizable icons right on your home screen. It’s a beautiful clean […]

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OS Alert: BlackBerry Storm 9530 OS 5.0.0.191 Leaked!

August 30, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

The ninjas over at BlacKBerryOS just got their hands on OS 5.0.0.191 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. This OS is still not official, therefore a lot of applications still don’t work on the device. This new version (.191) brings a couple hot features, including flick scrolling, which allows you to swipe your finger to navigate […]

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Review: Slyde For BlackBerry By NinjaThemes

August 30, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

One of the popular unique theme designers, NinjaThemes, has a great theme out called Slyde. It’s clever, sharp, and has a very futuristic, metallic, and tech-like feel to it. NinjaThemes puts emphasis on his themes being easy on the phone, but yet stylish and different. Slyde is definitely one of my fave themes available for […]

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Pacman For BlackBerry by Benny Chow For FREE!

August 30, 2009 | By | 10 Comments

Great news for Pacman lovers! BlackBerry OS announced a free version of Pacman for the BlackBerry. And I have to admit, it’s just like the arcade version. It comes complete with a high score list, mp3 sounds, and support for trackball and keyboard. It’s available for the Tour on down to the Pearl, but unfortunately the […]

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Update: Slacker Radio Now Updated To Slacker Radio v2.0.45

August 29, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

It’s time for another update, but this is one we’re sure you’re going to appreciate if you enjoy Slacker Radio. Improvements have been added making the Slacker use even better. For one thing, battery life has been improved while listening to the radio. For those of us who have a Tour, we’re sure you’re going […]

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OS Alert: OS 5.0.0.191 Gets Leaked for BlackBerry Tour 9630!

August 28, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

It hasn’t been too long since we got to see the hands on preview of .191 OS for the BlackBerry Tour. This new unreleased OS features several new features including threaded SMS, theme previewer, vibrate and ring at the same time, new applications list, and shows 3G instead of 1XEV. Before installing please remember that […]

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BlackBerry Desktop Manager v. 5.0.1 Gets Sneak Peak!

August 28, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

It’s been a great week for BlackBerry leaks, and now our friends over at BlackBerryOS have gotten a sneak peak at RIM’s latest BlackBerry Desktop Manager. There doesn’t seem to be too much in the way of new features, except for email settings. With any luck at all we might see a downloadable leak soon… […]

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Upcoming BIS 2.8 Features – Two way Google Contact Sync & Tons More!

August 28, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Our buddy Ronen from BerryReview just let me know that one of his secret agents dug up some great dirt. Dirt you ask? Well it’s about RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS) update, version 2.8. The new version will bring several features including much needed Google Mail Contact sync, meaning anyone in your Gmail address […]

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Free Download! TwiXtreme “The Sweetest Twitter Client for BlackBerry”

August 28, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Another new Twitter client for BlackBerry has hit the market. It’s called TwiXtreme, and its a free download for most BlackBerry devices. TwiXtreme is 100% ad free, and features the usual Twitter needs such as recent updates, favorites, direct messages, etc. This app also features a cool graphical interface which looks pretty sweet! Follow the […]

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OS 5.0.0.191 for BlackBerry Tour 9630 Sneak Peak/Review!

August 27, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

I was snooping through the BlackBerry OS forums and happened to come across the once again, newer 5.0 leak for the BlackBerry Tour. This leak is jammed pack with Threaded SMS, Vibrate and Ring at the same time, and theme previewer. In Threaded SMS you have the options to style it bubbles or stripes just […]

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