Archive for February, 2010

Simple Solutions For Keeping Up With the 2010 Winter Olympics On Your BlackBerry

February 16, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

The whole world has an eye on Vancouver, BC, Canada this month for the 2010 Winter Olympics. You can catch coverage of your favorite events and athletes just about anywhere, be it television, the internet, or newspaper. But what about those times you’re not at home, and you’re dying to know who won the pairs […]

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RIM officially announces BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express

February 16, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Well its not a huge surprise, after the leaks, but this morning RIM announced the new free version of BlackBerry Enterprise Server.The new BES Express allows users to sync their BlackBerry with a Microsoft Exchange Server or Windows Small Business Server. The new BES Express is free of charge, and allows small businesses to have […]

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Preview: BlackBerry WebKit Browser in Action!

February 16, 2010 | By | 11 Comments

You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video This Mobile World Congress 2010 is shaping up to be pretty sweet. RIM co-CEO Mike Lazaridis’ keynote speech starting off with a preview of RIM’s upcoming WebKit Browser in action! The new WebKit browser loads web pages very fast and effectively. The new […]

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CyberSynchs: Data Synchronizing And A Cloud

February 16, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Thanks to Jennifer, I found out about this really interesting app I wanted to share with you. It’s called CyberSynch and it’s actually a small app that loads onto your phone and backs up all your data  (music, ringtones, texts, GPS, VM’s, etc) on a secure server. The web server also allows you to erase […]

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Lazaridis Warns Of The Heavy Bandwidth Crisis

February 16, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

You can see the signs of Bandwidth stress here in North America. Dropped calls and slower transfer speeds are part of the evidence. Blackberry maker Research In Motion, Ltd stated Tuesday that manufacturers must start making less bandwidth-eating products or they are going to choke the already congested airwaves.

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A New BlackBerry Browser To Be Unveiled Today

February 16, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

On Bloomberg’s website it states that Mike Lazaridis, co-chief executive officer and inventor of the BlackBerry, is going to give a demonstration of the new browser at the Mobile World Congress, in Barcelona, Spain today. This move should attract more non-business customers. Bloomberg quoted Lazaridis as saying in a phone interview: “You’ll see how fast […]

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Cyber ShockWave Reminder…Hours Are Counting Down

February 16, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

The Cyber Shockwave is nearly here. By the time this posts, you will be looking at less than 11 hours. The Cyber ShockWave is a fully simulated cyber attack on the US. This is a method to provide a view as to how how the U.S. government would develop a real-time response to a grand […]

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Hedone Design’s Winter Olympics 2010 Premium BlackBerry Theme

February 16, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

The folks at Hedone Design have just introduced their latest BlackBerry theme to celebrate the 2010 Winter Olympics. It’s a simple theme designed to be sharp and fast, plus show your pride. It’s available for the BlackBerry Storm, Curve 8900, Bold 9700, and Tour 96xx series. You can grab your very own copy of this […]

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Webcast for BlackBerry Application Developers Tomorrow! (February 16th)

February 15, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

RIM is presenting another free webcast for application developers. Titled Small Screens, Big Dreams: a Detail-Oriented Approach to User Interface Design, the focus this time around is making the most of your user interface (UI) design. Presented by Brian Zubert, Sr. Application Development Consultant, the webcast is scheduled to take place Tuesday, February 16 2010 […]

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BlackBerry Presents The Black Eyed Peas The End World Tour 2010

February 15, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

It was a given that BlackBerry would sponsor their tour, and it should say Proudly Presents. Especially with Will.I.Am and his “Hit Me On My BlackBerry”. I can’t say it’s a surprise since they have the energy and the music to electrify any audience. While I love U2 dearly, I have to admit they were […]

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Review: TweetGenius By BGR, The Twitter App That’s Smokin’

February 15, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

TweetGenius for BlackBerry by BGR (Boy Genius Report) has updated to version 1.1.3 and with the new update, I decided I should review the updated TweetGenius. TweetGenius is a favorite of ours, and it works amazingly on newer devices, and is quick to send tweets. I also have some shortcuts and insight from Boy Genius […]

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Bolt Browser Updates to Version 1.7 – Celebrates 1st Birthday & Adds Twitter, Widgets and More Languages

February 15, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

It hard to believe that Bolt Browser is now officially one year old, and with that being said today Bitstream, creators of Bolt Browser, announced their latest version 1.7. This new version of Bolt Browser offers Twitter integration, Widgets, even more languages (Spanish and Russian), and an enhanced download manager. The best part of all… […]

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