Category: Featured News

RIM Posts the Instructions For The Dreaded White-Screened 507 Error

August 25, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

We’ve all seen it at least once in our lifetimes (I’ve seen it often). You get your apps, you download a new one and for whatever reason, even if you’re updating, you find yourself face to face with a white screen and the wonderful 507 error message. Don’t worry, the solution is being provided by […]

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Bell posts BlackBerry Torch 9800 Coming Soon page – Register Now!

August 25, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

If your Canadian and patiently waiting for the BlackBerry Torch 9800 to land in Canada then listen up. Bell has just created a coming soon page for the Torch, which lets you register to be notified once its available. The BlackBerry Torch is expected to launch on Bell, Rogers, and Telus “this fall”. RIM is […]

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BlackBerry Traffic App Now Available!

August 18, 2010 | By | 7 Comments

The BlackBerry Traffic application went into private beta a few months ago, and ever since then I’ve been scratching my head to find a use for it. But with that being said the official RIM traffic application is now available for download in BlackBerry App World. With lots of places to go, and people to […]

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BlackBerry 9670 Clamshell heading to Sprint?

August 18, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

The BlackBerry 9670 made its first public appearance back in April, but at that time everyone thought this CDMA smartphone would be a Verizon exclusive. But now BGR has confirmed that Sprint is in fact getting this new BlackBerry clamshell, and will see its launch within the next few months. Verizon is also expected to […]

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 Now Available at AT&T

August 12, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

Woot! It’s finally time. The BlackBerry Torch 9800 is now available from AT&T! You can order one online or try and pick one up from your local AT&T store (if they haven’t sold out already). The BlackBerry Torch is available for $199 with two year contract (with proper voice and data plan). I’m still working […]

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Unboxing the BlackBerry Torch 9800 & First Impressions

August 10, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

That’s right! I’ve gotten my hands on the BlackBerry Torch 9800, the first full QWERTY and touch screen smartphone from RIM. The BlackBerry Torch is set to go on sale with AT&T in just a few days (August 12th) and until then we’ve got a ton of feedback to give you. First off I’ve uploaded […]

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A Quick Look at BlackBerry Protect

August 4, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

For as long as I’ve been an BlackBerry fan, I am sad to admit I’ve also been a Mac user. When I first heard of BlackBerry Protect I couldn’t help but think how similar it sounds to Apple’s MobileMe service. BlackBerry Protect will be available “later this year” from RIM, and will allow users to […]

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AT&T announces the BlackBerry Torch 9800 – Coming August 12th

August 3, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

Just a few minutes ago, AT&T held a media event in New York to announce the new BlackBerry Torch 9800. As you may know the Torch 9800 is a new hybrid smartphone featuring a full touch display and slide out QWERTY keyboard. The BlackBerry Torch operates on BlackBerry 6, RIM’s next generation operating system. The […]

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BlackBerry Bold 9650 Running BlackBerry 6!

July 29, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

The BlackBerry Bold 9650 has always been rumored to be getting a BlackBerry 6 upgrade, but nothing was ever officially confirmed, until now. The team at BBLeaks managed to get some shots of a Bold 9650 running BlackBerry 6 (build 6.0.0.80). Sadly we still don’t know when it will be officially released, but the good […]

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Pink OtterBox Commuter Series for BlackBerry Bold 9700 – Coming Soon!

July 28, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Our friends at OtterBox let us know that a pink colored Commuter Series (part of the Strength series) is coming soon for the BlackBerry Bold 9700.The Strength Case supports the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade, by donating 10% of the price. While you can’t get your hands on this case just yet, it’s expected to launch […]

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BlackBerry Bold 9780 Prototype Running BlackBerry 6 Photo’d

July 24, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

Oh dear whats this? Another un-released BlackBerry has been leaked on to the internet. This time it seems to be the slight upgrade to the Bold 9700, which will feature a slightly darker bezel around the body and 512MB of flash RAM. Other than that the Bold 9780 (as its being modeled currently) will be […]

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Test for BlackBerry Death Grip “Antennagate” from Xtreme Labs

July 23, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

Xtreme Labs has just introduced a new app which will allow you to actually test your BlackBerry, and see if it suffers from the Antennagate issue that the iPhone 4 is plagued with. Basically it reads your signal strength into dbm levels, then allows you to report any fluctuations to Xtreme Labs. It’s a free […]

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