Archive for December, 2009
UPS had announced yesterday that the UPS Mobile app for BlackBerry would be available for download from BlackBerry App World and it’s there today. It’s an industry-first app that not only ships and tracks shipments, but also finds the nearest UPS location. This is a must for small business owners.
Today was a pretty huge day for the Canadian mobile phone industry. The first real competition, Wind Mobile has launched in Toronto and Calgary. Today Wind introduced the BlackBerry Bold 9700 smartphone for both post-paid and prepaid customers. The Bold can be purchased contract free for $450 CAD, for either post-paid or prepaid service. Wind [...]
It’s a weird time to launch a new device in my opinion, but looks like Bell will be launching the BlackBerry Curve 8530 in two colors on December 26th. Bell will offer the Curve 8530 in both black, and an exclusive color called “Royal Purple”. No word on pricing yet, but we can’t see it [...]
Just after Bell dropped the price of their BlackBerry Bold 9700 to $199, it seems TELUS decided to take a similar path by clearing out some older models, such as the Storm 9530, and lowering the three year contract price on popular models such as Bold 9700 and Tour 9630. New customers (or eligible existing [...]
Wondershare has a BlackBerry Converter Suite available for BlackBerry, and the abilities it has are will make conversion even sweeter. I was able to check out the software myself and let you know what I thought about this particular suite of two products: Video Converter for BlackBerry and DVD to BlackBerry Converter.
I apologize for being a few days Â late with this one, but I wanted to inform our readers and be sure you’re Â aware that BerryWeather has been updated to the new version. If you haven’t tried BerryWeather, it’s available in the BlackBerry Sync Store, and is my favorite weather application out there.
Thanks to AlucardFair for letting us know about this one. Being a huge fan of the XFiles, I could picture the poster from Mulder’s office: “I Want To Believe”. It’s cute, fun, and user-interactive. The theme is Alienation and is available for the 96xx and 97xx BlackBerry devices.
Our friends at Elecite have been busy pulling together a new look, and hot promotion for Christmas. Starting today (December 15th) until December 31st Elecite is offering 50% off all of their premium BlackBerry themes, without any coupon codes. Simply follow the link below and start shopping! Visit Elecite.com and select any of their Premium [...]
That’s right folks, RIM has just officially released a new update for BlackBerry Messenger 5.0. Anyone running a BlackBerry with OS 4.7 or higher should be able to grab this update by pointing your BlackBerry browser to blackberry.com/messenger or by visiting BlackBerry App World. I just installed it (on my Bold 9700) and so far [...]
It seems like it was yesterday that Bell launched the BlackBerry Bold 9700 at $249, and now just over a month later they’ve dropped the price. Bell currently has the Bold 9700 listed at $199.95 with three year contract, which is the lowest in Canada at the moment. For more details head over to bell.ca [...]
Over the past month we’ve seen a lot of talk about the un-released BlackBerry Pearl 9100. CrackBerry Kevin has received photos of the Pearl 9100 vs. a Pearl 8130 dummy phone, and we’ve gotta say it looks pretty sweet. I once was a Pearl user and most likely this device will be in my pocket [...]
We’ve been hearing rumors of Twitter for BlackBerry, an official app from RIM is coming soon. If you take a look at the picture above you will notice it says Twitter for BlackBerry, which means that someone would there has a copy of RIM’s un-released Twitter app, and is fully testing it. We imagine the [...]