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First Image of the BlackBerry 10 Smartphone “London” Leaked

February 1, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

We first saw a mock up of the BlackBerry London a couple months ago. London is the code-name for the first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, which is expected to launch later this year. Now¬†curiosity¬†of CrackBerry, a new image of BlackBerry London has leaked out, and it appears to be right from an internal presentation. As you […]

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Teenager Charged With BlackBerry Incitement In Connection With UK Riots

August 13, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

An eighteen year old from Essex was charged with using BBM to encourage others to take part in the riot. While one of the first, there’s also a Southampton man, aged 27, who was also charged for the same thing. What are the details?

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First Live Pics of the BlackBerry Bold Touch Leak Out!!

February 19, 2011 | By | 6 Comments

The BlackBerry Bold Touch (aka Dakota or Montana) has been rumored for a long time now. Then a few weeks ago, we started to hear about some new specs for the Bold Touch series. Now the folks at N4BB have come across the first live pics of the BlackBerry Bold Touch! It’s a slim device […]

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CDMA BlackBerry Roadmap for 2011 Leaked… Bold Touch, Curve Touch, Monaco Touch, and more!

January 27, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

While CDMA smartphones have pretty much died off here in Canada, in the United States its a different story. Both Verizon and Sprint still fully support their CDMA networks, and both will need new BlackBerry smartphones in the near future. Today RIM’s BlackBerry Roadmap for 2011 has leaked on included in the images is a […]

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RIM demos BlackBerry PlayBook Web Browsing Experience, Makes Everyone Drool…

January 4, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Once again RIM has taken a few minutes to show off the BlackBerry PlayBook, and its awesome web browsing experience. The video that RIM posted today is about 3 minutes long, and shows the PlayBook’s browser handling VideoJS.com and the full Facebook website (flash and all) without any issues. The video evens demos flash games […]

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RIM introduces BlackBerry News Feeds App, think Viigo.

December 13, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Before BlackBerry 6 OS I relied heavily on Viigo to grab my RSS feeds, but then after switching to BlackBerry 6, Viigo had pretty much disappeared. Although you could still down a version of Viigo that would work on BlackBerry 6 OS, it just wasn’t the same in terms of performance. Since switching to my […]

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Free Let It Snow Blue BlackBerry Theme by RIM

December 13, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

This is the first time I can recall RIM actually launching a free BlackBerry theme targeted around a holiday or season. RIM has just published the BlackBerry Exclusive Holiday Theme called Let It Snow Blue. It’s available for pretty much any BlackBerry with OS 4.5 or higher. This includes the new BlackBerry Torch. It’s a […]

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The BlackBerry PlayBook Like You’ve Never Seen It Before… [Updated with Video]

December 8, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

Warning: The following photos will instantly make you want a PlayBook. BGR managed to spot some (sort of) hands-on time with the new BlackBerry PlayBook, and although they weren’t allowed to physically touch it, they did managed to get some amazing shots of it. The pictures really show you how the BlackBerry PlayBook and the […]

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Another Hands-On with the BlackBerry PlayBook!

December 8, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

I’m a little jealous right now! Someone from the CrackBerry team managed to spend a few minutes with the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook in New York City today. As you can see from the video its just more proof that the PlayBook is almost ready to go, and works very smooth. The video is just over […]

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ICQ gets the boot from BlackBerry Smartphones

December 1, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

I often wondered why RIM even continued to support ICQ, an instant messaging from back in the mid-1990s, that not many use anymore. Well RIM has officially posted an article on their knowledge base stating that they will no longer be supporting ICQ and as of December 4, 2010 BlackBerry users will no longer be […]

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BlackBerry 8980 Hits the FCC… But Why?

November 30, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

I’m really not sure what to say about the latest BlackBerry smartphone to hit the FCC. It’s the BlackBerry 8980, which we heard of months ago. By the looks of the FCC filing its a Curve 8900 dressed into a Bold 9700 style body. The BlackBerry Curve 8980 will be Quadband GSM, with Wi-Fi, and […]

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BlackBerry PlayBook Pricing Reveiled: Starting at $399 for 8GB?

November 24, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

Let’s take this one with a grain of salt for now. Mobility Insider has just posted up what they claim will be the BlackBerry PlayBook’s pricing at launch. If the information is correct the PlayBook will start at under $400 for the 8GB model, and range in 8GB, 16GB and 32GB. The PlayBook is expected […]

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