Category: Pearl 8100 Series

Fido brings Red BlackBerry Pearl 8100 for Holiday Season 2009

Fido brings Red BlackBerry Pearl 8100 for Holiday Season 2009

November 15, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Honestly we thought the Pearl 8100 was end of life a while ago, but apparently not. Fido has just released a red colored BlackBerry Pearl 8100 (yes, not the 8120) for the Holiday season. If you still dare pick up this classic it will cost you $0 with three year term, or $400 without term. […]

Continue Reading

Pacman For BlackBerry by Benny Chow For FREE!

Pacman For BlackBerry by Benny Chow For FREE!

August 30, 2009 | By | 10 Comments

Great news for Pacman lovers! BlackBerry OS announced a free version of Pacman for the BlackBerry. And I have to admit, it’s just like the arcade version. It comes complete with a high score list, mp3 sounds, and support for trackball and keyboard. It’s available for the Tour on down to the Pearl, but unfortunately the […]

Continue Reading

IDC Confirms What We All Know, BlackBerry Rules!

IDC Confirms What We All Know, BlackBerry Rules!

August 8, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

The Research and Consulting firm, IDC, listed the top-selling smartphone models in the US. It lists vendor sales to carriers and channels as well. So far it’s going on preliminary data. The actual numbers won’t be available till the end of the month. So let’s see what the firm says so far. No 10 is […]

Continue Reading

Get Unlimited BlackBerry Themes for Bold, Curve, Pearl or Storm for $24!

Get Unlimited BlackBerry Themes for Bold, Curve, Pearl or Storm for $24!

June 29, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

A group called BlackBerry Enterprise is now offering a discount for a yearly subscription to hundreds of BlackBerry themes for one flat rate. This application provides one touch access to unlimited themes for your choice of device. Currently they offer themes for the BlackBerry Bold, Curve, Pearl and Storm for the flat rate of $23.97 […]

Continue Reading

Telus lowers prices on Pearl, Curve and Storm! Making room for new models?

Telus lowers prices on Pearl, Curve and Storm! Making room for new models?

June 17, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Luke just let me know that Telus has just dropped their prices on all current BlackBerry models including the Pearl, Curve and Storm. This prices take effect today (June 17, 2009) and must be combined with a voice and data plan (such as Smartphone Combo 45). It looks like Telus is getting ready to make […]

Continue Reading

Get Your BlackBerry buzzd, Free App Tells You Where The Happening Spots Are

Get Your BlackBerry buzzd, Free App Tells You Where The Happening Spots Are

May 20, 2009 | By | 11 Comments

There’s a new beta application available for the BlackBerry. It’s called buzzd. Now you might be wondering what all the buzz is about, so let me share with you. Before the application for the BlackBerry, it was only accessible online on it’s website or from a mobile browser. The program lets you know what events and […]

Continue Reading

Tip: How to use Messaging Shortcuts on a SureType Keyboard

Tip: How to use Messaging Shortcuts on a SureType Keyboard

May 13, 2009 | By | 8 Comments

I decided to check up and see how RIM’s new official blog “Inside BlackBerry” was coming along. One of the writers over there by the name of Mark, who is the email expert posted some great tips on how to use SureType shortcuts. SureType is a great system designed by RIM to simplify and condense […]

Continue Reading

Software Upgrade Alert: ÜberTwitter Beta 2 Has Been Released With New Features And More!

Software Upgrade Alert: ÜberTwitter Beta 2 Has Been Released With New Features And More!

May 9, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

ÜberTwitter released their next Beta, 2. With all the Twitter clients out there, including TwitterBerry, SocialScope, and TweetGenius, ÜberTwitter has been working hard to improve and work on their client as well. Some of the new features and fixes include several new and great things to look forward to including: two notification profiles, internal GPS […]

Continue Reading

App Update: Vlingo v3.0 Brings More Power To Your Voice

App Update: Vlingo v3.0 Brings More Power To Your Voice

May 7, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Vlingo was introduced less than a year ago, and millions of users are using it and are familiar with it. Vlingo Corporation, maker of Vlingo, has now launched version 3.0. Vlingo is a program that already gives meaning to the power of speech, but now it’s even more. It currently gives users the ability to […]

Continue Reading

T-Mobile BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to get OS 4.5 upgrade!

T-Mobile BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to get OS 4.5 upgrade!

March 12, 2009 | By | 12 Comments

Finally it seems T-Mobile USA will be releasing the much needed OS 4.5 update for their BlackBerry Pearl 8120. Starting tomorrow (March 13th) you should be able to download the OS online from t-mobile.com/bbupgrade. Once upgraded you will notice many improvements such as multimedia streaming, wireless software updates, new browser start page, new version of […]

Continue Reading

Better finger selection for Copy/Paste/Edit coming to future Storm OS!!

Better finger selection for Copy/Paste/Edit coming to future Storm OS!!

February 25, 2009 | By | 16 Comments

We just received a tip that an upcoming BlackBerry Storm OS will introduce better finger movements for copy/pasting and selecting text. In the picture above you see the little box which you can drag along to highlight text. It’s quite a good idea!! We can’t tell you just yet what OS this will appear in […]

Continue Reading

Review: Coveroo Custom Battery Doors for BlackBerry

Review: Coveroo Custom Battery Doors for BlackBerry

February 17, 2009 | By | 11 Comments

Have you heard of Coveroo before? They offer laser engraved battery doors for all kinds of devices including BlackBerry smartphones. We had a chance test out Coveroo’s battery doors for the BlackBerry Storm, Curve and Pearl. Unfortunately no one on the team has a Bold at the moment or we would have checked them out […]

Continue Reading