Archive for November, 2011
Early this morning a press release came out from RIM introducing two new BlackBerry 7 smartphones, the Bold 9790 and Curve 9380. The new Bold 9790 brings the familiar design of the popular Bold 9700 and 9780 smartphones, and updates it with a high-resolution touchscreen, 1GHz processor, and 8GB on on-board memory. While the new Curve 9380 [...]
Could it be? Is this a BlackBerry BBX OS powered superphone? RIM’s new BBX operating system is set to be unveiled sometime next year, with their new Superphones being available publicly mid-2012. The Verge is reporting that this could in fact be the first live shots of a BBX smartphone, which will be powered by a TI OMAP dual-core [...]
Usually when we see BlackBerry models leak online they have weird code-names like Knight or Onyx. However the FCC has just released documents for a BlackBerry model REA71UW. While this doesn’t mean much to us, we would guess its going to be the new BlackBerry Bold 9790. This device sports the correct 3G bands for AT&T, [...]
The BlackBerry Bold 9900 in white has just started to make its way into the UK, and it looks like Canadians will have their chance to score the new white Bold in the coming weeks. MobileSyrup is reporting that Bell will be launching the Bold 9900 White on November 27th, with pricing expected to remain [...]
The Facebook for BlackBerry Beta v2.0 includes a hotfix for the BlackBerry app. If you use Facebook, you can download the latest beta version from the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update is only available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. If you haven’t signed up for the BlackBerry Beta Zone, now’s the time to do so. [...]
The official BlackBerry Podcasts app has been updated, although no changelog was included. The BlackBerry Podcasts app is nice, and I’m sure that many of us have our favorites to watch. My personal favorites are Dilbert and the Earth-Touch.com HD videos, but there’s so many great podcasts to choose from. What are your faves?
For those of us who participate in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, the Twitter beta has been updated. You’ll like what’s new and available, and if you haven’t registered for the BlackBerry Beta Zone, we can’t encourage you enough to head on over to the BlackBerry Beta Zone and sign up. The apps are free and [...]
Continuing to place the spotlight on BlackBerry developers, our spotlight this week is on mobileXware known for my favorite fitness app, FitDeck. FitDeck has various exercise sets such as Bodyweight, Office, Pilates, and Stairs available so you can customize your workout your way. Check it out…
One thing I really missed when I upgraded to my Bold 9650 was the ringtones on OS 5 when OS 6 was released. Thankfully, the link to download them has been available on the BlackBerry mobile site, but now access to the download is even easier through BlackBerry App World.
If you downloaded and checked out Shazam Encore from the Thank You Gift from BlackBerry, then I’m sure you noticed that if you tried to buy a song, it took you to download 7digital Music Store only to find out that it wasn’t available for OS 7. That’s no longer an issue. Check out what [...]