Tag: Thunder

TELUS launches BlackBerry Storm media kit

October 29, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

Here it is folks! The TELUS BlackBerry Storm media kit. Earlier today TELUS updated their promo page at telusmobility.com/storm to add some new media images and a 360 degree video which you can see below. Basically no official release dates or pricing are announced just yet. Simply just some new views of a TELUS branded […]

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RIM working on Palm Treo killer next?

October 17, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Boy Genius plans to keep everyone jumpy until WES 2009. Seems BG got a tip that RIM is working on a Storm-like Bold-like design. Apparently RIM will be showing off at WES 2009 (I know its a long ways away) this new touch screen model which is similar to the Bold and upcoming Curve 8900 […]

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Vodafone launches Interactive Storm Site

October 7, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Vodafone has launched an interactive guide for the BlackBerry Storm 9500. One thing I noticed which I haven’t seen before is RIM is calling their Haptic feedback technology ClickThrough and also the Storm will support up to 16GB microSD memory cards (not 8GB!).

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BlackBerry Storm user guide gets leaked!!

October 6, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Continuing Boy Genius’ BlackBerry Storm leaks today he has posted a complete user guide for the Storm. The guide will show you small details that you may have missed yesterday with the internal documents. This guide also shows you how to use OS 4.7’s touch interface and features. As I am posting this it seems […]

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Everything you want to know about BlackBerry Storm

October 5, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Boy Genius has posted an everything you would want to know about the BlackBerry Storm 9530. You can check out all the slides but here is a quick run down… As you may or may not know the Storm will feature a revolutionary touch screen that clicks when pressed down. It will also feature a […]

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Win a BlackBerry Storm from Vodafone!

October 1, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Vodafone has launched their coming soon page with a pre-register to get notified when the Storm is released. Not only that but you can also register to win yourself a shinny new Storm 9500 from them. Although it doesn’t state it I would think this contest is open to residents of the U.K. only. Check […]

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Even more BlackBerry Storm screen shots!!

September 27, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Kevin Bryne from CrackBerry Forums seems to have all the right info regarding the BlackBerry Storm and Verizon. Here are some new screen shots showing off the Storm’s touch screen controls, Suretype mode and homescreen icons. One thing you will notice is that you will be able to adjust the Tap Interval, Hover Period and […]

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Verizon BlackBerry Storm launch date hinted?

September 26, 2008 | By | 13 Comments

It seems a training schedule for Verizon has been leaked on to the internet. Two of the modules shown include the BlackBerry Storm 9530 and HTC Diamond. If you notice all Storm training must be completed by November 2nd and the Diamond not until December 3rd. This could mean that the Early November release date […]

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GSM/3G only BlackBerry Storm 9500 for “Europe”

September 23, 2008 | By | 8 Comments

Thanks to the latest round of spy shots, those of you who were concerned you wouldn’t be able to get your hands on a BlackBerry Storm unless you went to Big Red (aka Verizon) have been saved. Apparently RIM will be releasing a European only model of the Storm with GSM/EDGE/UMTS/HSDPA only. This model will […]

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Who will get Storm in Canada? Bell or Telus?

September 23, 2008 | By | 8 Comments

So the question this morning for Canadians is who will be launching the BlackBerry Storm 9530 first? Rumors over night claim Bell will have a 6 month exclusivity on it, however we don’t think that is true. BlackBerryNews is reporting that they received a tip from a reliable source saying “Bell Mobility will be in […]

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BlackBerry Storm heading to UK – Late October

September 22, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

News of the BlackBerry Storm RIM’s first touch screen smartphone is everywhere. Today (unconfirmed) news that Vodafone will be the exclusive carrier for RIM’s Storm. Another interesting tidbit is that RIM will be ditching the Thunder name as we previously talked about and running with a global name of “Storm”. The BlackBerry Storm is expected […]

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Globe & Mail thinks RIM will release a sliding Storm

September 20, 2008 | By | 13 Comments

Where should I start with this article posted today by the Globe and Mail… The article published in Today’s paper talks about RIM’s new Pearl Flip as a game changer for the North American market. Then they started talking about RIM’s upcoming first touch screen BlackBerry. According to the Globe and Mail RIM will release […]

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