Archive for October, 2010

AT&T: White and Red BlackBerry Torch 9800’s launching November 7th

October 28, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

We first heard rumors of AT&T getting a couple colored BlackBerry Torch models back weeks ago, but this morning AT&T officially confirmed they will be carrying both red and white colored models of the BlackBerry Torch. Both of the new colored Torch’s are expected to be available on November 7th for the same price tag […]

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Tether for BlackBerry is still 50% off! Download a Copy for $24.97

October 27, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

UPDATE (Oct 28): Looks like its back up to regular price ($49.95) A couple days ago we tweeted that Tether for BlackBerry was on sale for 50% off. Well today I’ve decided to post up a quick reminder that its still on sale just in case anyone didn’t grab a copy. Normally Tether costs $49.95, […]

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RIM introduces the BlackBerry Bold 9780 with BlackBerry 6

October 27, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

It has finally arrived! RIM officially announced the new BlackBerry Bold 9780 this morning. The new Bold 9780 keeps the familar form factor of the Bold 9700, but brings more memory (512MB), a 5.0 megapixel camera, and of course the new BlackBerry 6 OS. I know many of our readers have been patiently waiting to […]

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Facebook For BlackBerry v1.9.0 Available In The BlackBerry Beta Zone

October 27, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

The latest version of Facebook for BlackBerry is available in the Beta Zone as of yesterday. If you haven’t checked out the Beta Zone, now’s a great time to sign up, and if you have a Beta Zone, head on over to the Beta Zone and download the latest version of Facebook. BlackBerry’s official Blog […]

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RIM launches BlackBerry PlayBook SDK for Adobe AIR

October 26, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

Today at Adobe’s MAX conference in Los Angeles, RIM announced the new BlackBerry Tablet OS SDK for Adobe AIR. This new SDK will allow developers to easily create applications for RIM’s upcoming tablet using Adobe’s developer tools. Press Release: New SDK From RIM Allows Developers to Create Adobe AIR Applications for BlackBerry PlayBook Waterloo, ON […]

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OS for BlackBerry Torch 9800 Officially Released!

October 23, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Many Torch owners have been waiting for a new OS, and its here. French carrier Bouygues is the first to officially released OS for the BlackBerry Torch 9800. The new OS doesn’t have anything too crazy inside, its just said to bring overall performance enhancements. And yes in case you’re wondering even though the […]

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Email Set-Up: How To Set Up And Add Your Email Accounts On BIS

October 23, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

With all the new users and even some of us who have had our BlackBerry for a while, we tend to forget one of the most important features of our BlackBerry: the Email. I’m going to walk you through the Email Set Up and the important parts of it.

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BlackBerry App World Allows You To Purchase And Install Apps Online

October 21, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

With all the changes BlackBerry has implemented, I’m very excited about this one. You now have the ability to sign into your BlackBerry ID account and purchase online from your PC, not just from your BlackBerry. The same options apply for payment. I really like the idea, since our BlackBerry Sync Store has had this […]

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Update: BlackBerry Messenger Updates To v5.0.1.41

October 21, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

BlackBerry Messenger has been updated again. There is no changelog though I have noticed a few things, there’s no major differences that really stand out. Anytime there’s an update for an app, it’s a good idea to update as they do have fixes for known bugs. You can update through the BlackBerry website, or from […]

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Buzzing The Wire With The Buzz Killers COO Adam Sloan

October 20, 2010 | By | 8 Comments

We had the opportunity to have a phone interview with Adam Sloan, the COO of the Buzz Killers. The Buzz Killers is the card you can use to eliminate the “buzz” you hear on your GSM phones from other electronic devices. We wanted to know more. Check it out…

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Jim Balsillie Responds To Steve Job’s Comments

October 20, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple, ┬áduring a 4th Q earnings call made some comments aimed at the competition over the iPad. And while most of it was directed at Google, the seven inch comment also applied to the PlayBook. Jim Balsillie, Co CEO of RIM, had his response, and it was most fitting. Apples and […]

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BlackBerry Proof-Of-Concept: Facts and Fiction

October 20, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

I know we’ve covered this somewhat, and with a new whitepaper out by the Juniper Networks/SMobile Systems from their Global Threat Center, I decided to bring the paper to you, outlining what’s important and what you need to know. Why does it apply to you? It’s just always good to know what to be wary […]

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