Archive for August, 2010

SocialScope is Back! New features and invites coming soon…

August 31, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

I’ve been using SocialScope since it launched in early beta a long time ago, and ever since then I was always curious to know whats going on with them. Well if you’re a regular SocialScope user and abuser you know that they’ve been a little quiet lately, until the past week or so. It seems […]

Continue Reading

Rogers launches “Smokey Violet” BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300

August 31, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry Curve 3G has only been on the market for a weeks now, and we’re already starting to see new colors arrive. Rogers has just launched a new “smokey violet” colored Curve 3G 9300, which is exclusive to them. The device its self is the same (full QWERTY keyboard, 2.0 megapixel camera, 256MB on-board […]

Continue Reading

Update: Pandora For BlackBerry Has Updated To v1.1.4

August 30, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

I love Pandora, it’s my favorite free internet radio. I had an account and used it on my pc long before it came to the BlackBerry. Pandora has let another update out of the Pandora’s box, so we highly recommend you update now. If you haven’t tried Pandora, give it a try, it’s free internet […]

Continue Reading

Wind Mobile to release BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100 at $320

August 30, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

Wind Mobile currently only offers the BlackBerry Bold 9700 in their smartphone lineup, but new rumors are indicating that Wind plans to launch the BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100 shortly. Pricing is expected to be around the $320 mark of course without contract. Unfortunatntely no release dates are confirmed as of yet. [via HowardForums]

Continue Reading

BlackBerry Bold 9780 Spotted in White!

August 30, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

I love white colored BlackBerry devices, and the good news is the unreleased Bold 9780 will come in white. A Chinese website managed to get some decent shots of the Bold 9780 running BlackBerry 6 in white. The BlackBerry 9780 is expected to be the direct replacement for the Bold 9700. It will feature a […]

Continue Reading

Bell launching BlackBerry 6 updates in 2011?!

August 30, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Seriously? According to an internal document going around Bell, they won’t be launching BlackBerry 6 for other models until early 2011. This means devices like the BlackBerry Bold 9700, Pearl 3G 9100, and Curve 3G 9300 won’t see the BlackBerry 6 updates officially supported for a long time. Let’s hope another carrier launches BlackBerry 6 […]

Continue Reading

OS6Like By HedoneDesign Brings OS 6 Beauty While You Wait

August 29, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

HedoneDesign has released OS6Like. During my review the theme has updated, so my review is going to reflect the v2.01.01. I’m one of BlackBerry addicts waiting for OS 6 anxiously, so this theme is a great promise and reminder while I’m waiting. The colors, the design, the icons, and the fluid movement of the theme […]

Continue Reading

Warranty VS Insurance Claims, What You Need To Know

August 29, 2010 | By | 19 Comments

I realize that *most* Canadian carriers do not offer insurance, ┬ábut they do honor warranty. I’m going to highlight what a warranty covers and what would void a warranty. It’s good to know, especially when it comes to your BlackBerry.

Continue Reading

The Zuki Dream Contest Is Closed, Winners Announced!

August 28, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

All good things must come to an end. We’ve got our winners and we’d like to thank you for entering, sharing comments, and congratulate you. Personally, I think this is one of my faves just because of how it looks and works. The cursor and alerts are fascinating to me.

Continue Reading

Trillian For BlackBerry By Cerulean Studios Reaches End Of Beta, Enters BlackBerry App World

August 26, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Trillian for BlackBerry has been in beta for sometime now. It’s a chat client that integrates several different types of accounts. I’ve been using it and I’m going to take a few minutes to explain it to you and why Trillian is a great way to stay in touch.

Continue Reading

BlackBerry App World 2.0 Has A $.99 Value Menu

August 26, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

So to speak anyways. This was something we felt needed more attention. RIM used to have the minimum price of any app in the App World as $2.99. That has been lowered to $.99 which now makes it as competitive as other stores, and there are quite a few apps at $.99 and $1.99. Developer […]

Continue Reading

The Acquisition Of Cellmania By RIM

August 26, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Cellmania is a company that was founded in 1999, and based in Mountain View, California. In looking at what Cellmania does, it’s clear to see it’s going to improve BlackBerry App World. Especially when you look through Cellmania’s mFinder solution.They provide quite the array of different types of media. They utilize a Search and Directory […]

Continue Reading