Category: Verizon

BlackBerry Bold 9650 Announcement at WES 2010? Available May 1st from VZW?

BlackBerry Bold 9650 Announcement at WES 2010? Available May 1st from VZW?

April 19, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry Bold 9650 (formally known as Tour 9650/Essex/Tour 2) has been rumored for a long long time now. New rumors are floating around that we will finally see an official announcement next week at RIM’s annual Wireless Enterprise Symposium (WES). Boy Genius is reporting that RIM will announce the device at WES 2010, and […]

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BlackBerry Storm2 9550 OS 5.0.0.607 Released by Verizon

BlackBerry Storm2 9550 OS 5.0.0.607 Released by Verizon

April 7, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

It seems the Storm family has been getting lots of love lately. A couple of days ago Verizon announced a new OS update is now available for their Storm2 9550. The new OS is 5.0.0.607 and apparently you will be able to download it OTA (over the air) right on your device, or via BlackBerry […]

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Verizon announces Tour 9630 OS 5.0 Upgrade Coming Tomorrow!

Verizon announces Tour 9630 OS 5.0 Upgrade Coming Tomorrow!

March 29, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Verizon finally got around to announcing OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630 is launching tomorrow. The OS update will also bring Push to Talk service to both BIS and BES users, and will allow Tour users to PTT other Verizon PTT customers. Users will also receive a 90-day free trial of Verizon’s Push to […]

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Verizon says Peace Out to BlackBerry Storm 9530, Curve 8330, 8330 and Pearl Flip 8230

Verizon says Peace Out to BlackBerry Storm 9530, Curve 8330, 8330 and Pearl Flip 8230

February 25, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

It’s really no surprise that Verizon would be getting ready to clear out some of the older BlackBerry devices. GizmoFusion has provided screen shots that confirm Verizon has put the BlackBerry Storm 9530, Curve 8330, 8830 World Edition, and Pearl Flip 8230 to end of life status. As we said it’s really no surprise that […]

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Verizon and Skype team up for Skype Mobile on BlackBerry Smartphones!

Verizon and Skype team up for Skype Mobile on BlackBerry Smartphones!

February 17, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

It’s been in the works for a long time now, and finally Skype for BlackBerry is launching soon. Verizon Wireless and Skype have announced plans to introduce Skype mobile to a number of Verizon smartphones, including BlackBerry. The lucky handsets receiving the application will be the Storm, Storm2, Curve 8330, Curve 8530, 8830 World Edition […]

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SKU for BlackBerry Tour2 9650 Appears in VZW Inventory

SKU for BlackBerry Tour2 9650 Appears in VZW Inventory

January 10, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

It’s no secret that Verizon plans on picking up the slightly upgraded BlackBerry Tour 9650 aka Tour2 sometime soon. A tipster sent CrackBerry what appears to be a screen shot of a Verizon inventory system showing the BlackBerry Tour2 9650. The Tour2 is said to feature an Optical trackpad and Wi-Fi, and keep pretty much […]

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Verizon launches BlackBerry Curve 8530 in Black & Violet

Verizon launches BlackBerry Curve 8530 in Black & Violet

November 21, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

It’s been trickling into Verizon stores for a few weeks now, and it’s finally available! Verizon has officially launched the BlackBerry Curve 8530, in two color options – Black or Violet. Starting today you should be able to grab the Curve 8530 for $99.99 with two year term, after rebates. See verizonwireless.com for more details…

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BlackBerry Curve 8530 Accessories Start to Show at Verizon Stores!

BlackBerry Curve 8530 Accessories Start to Show at Verizon Stores!

November 11, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

It’s no secret that the BlackBerry Curve 8530 is heading to Verizon, and now rumors have arrived that some Verizon stores have started to receive their accessories for the new Curve. It’s expected that Verizon will officially put the Curve 8530 on sale November 20th, therefore it only makes sense that accessories are starting to […]

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Introducing RobLock v3.0 by Vapssky for Verizon!

Introducing RobLock v3.0 by Vapssky for Verizon!

November 9, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

RobLock by Xim Technologies, LLC, has released it’s next version, and it’s only available to Verizon US handsets. I’ve done a review on RobLock before, as it’s a security app that is reasonably priced and keeps your BlackBerry safe. It is theft recovery software complete with data backup solution.

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BlackBerry Curve 8530 Announced, Heading to Sprint & Verizon

BlackBerry Curve 8530 Announced, Heading to Sprint & Verizon

November 5, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Look what came out of hiding! The BlackBerry Curve 8530 has just been announced officially by RIM. Not too long after it was announced we saw press releases from both Verizon and Sprint, in the United States. The new Curve 8530 sports a newer style body, with trackpad navigation, Wi-Fi, dedicated music keys and GPS. […]

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Verizon officially announces BlackBerry Storm2 coming October 28th

Verizon officially announces BlackBerry Storm2 coming October 28th

October 26, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

We don’t know what took them so long, but Verizon finally announced the upcoming release of the BlackBerry Storm2 9550. Verizon says the Storm2 will be landing in stores on October 28th for $179.99 with contract, after mail-in rebates. So all is good and all the Storm chasers out there can finally get their hands-on […]

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Verizon releases first official OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530.

Verizon releases first official OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530.

October 26, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

It’s finally starting to roll out, Last night RIM released the first official version of OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. The OS available is 5.0.0.328, and is said to feature a number of key updates to enhance overall performance from the keyboard and rotation. You can start downloading the update as of now […]

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