Tag: Thunder

BlackBerry Storm makes landfall on VZW website

BlackBerry Storm makes landfall on VZW website

September 16, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

YES! It’s finally online. After a very long wait (well not really..) Verizon has put the BlackBerry Storm 9530 coming soon page online. You can register to be notified when the Storm is available for purchase. Unfortunately no pricing or launch dates are listed on the page. Let’s all still pray for a November 1st […]

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VZW BlackBerry Storm 9530 Internal Video!

VZW BlackBerry Storm 9530 Internal Video!

September 15, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

So as you may or may not know VZW show their employees today a sneak preview of the BlackBerry Storm. The Storm has been named by Verizon to “Take the World by Storm” and will be RIM’s first ever touch screen smartphone. The good folks over at CrackBerry managed to score the actual internal video […]

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Verizon announcing BlackBerry Storm on Monday?

Verizon announcing BlackBerry Storm on Monday?

September 13, 2008 | By | 5 Comments

Interesting news is floating around about an internal email going around Verizon’s office. Apparently Verizon has some exciting news to share with us on Monday. A big finger print is also on the side of the image, which might point to a touch screen device. We can only hope that Verizon and RIM will be […]

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BlackBerry Thunder/Storm gets caught on video!!

BlackBerry Thunder/Storm gets caught on video!!

September 10, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

That’s right! It finally happend! The BlackBerry Thunder/Storm got caught on video by some guy called “BrewNinja” (look out Boy Genius! kidding). Anyways we finally get to see the touch screen in action along with the home screen icons. The device is very interesting looking and the guy goes on the say that he doesn’t […]

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Telus BlackBerry Storm/Thunder 9530 confirmed…

Telus BlackBerry Storm/Thunder 9530 confirmed…

August 30, 2008 | By | 29 Comments

We have confirmed with two sources that Telus will be launching RIM’s first touchscreen BlackBerry later this year, however details are still a little sketchy. You may have already heard that Verizon is launching the Storm and Vodafone plus maybe Rogers as well. Well after we didn’t hear about Telus we started digging. Two close […]

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BlackBerry Storm/Thunder gets boxed for Verizon

BlackBerry Storm/Thunder gets boxed for Verizon

August 27, 2008 | By | 14 Comments

Finally some more details on the highly anticipated BlackBerry Thunder or Storm 9530. As you may or may not know this will be RIM’s first touchscreen BlackBerry smartphone. Anyways it seems that Verizon will be using the BlackBerry Storm name and not Thunder as we saw before. This puppy will be packing a 8GB microSD […]

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Drool some more over the BlackBerry Thunder “Touch Screen BlackBerry”

Drool some more over the BlackBerry Thunder “Touch Screen BlackBerry”

July 22, 2008 | By | 34 Comments

BlackBerry Thunder’s camera in Landscape mode The weeks starting off a little quiet in BlackBerry news, but we will make you drool some more. Just in case you aren’t drooling enough over the rumored BlackBerry Thunder. We’ve got a hold of a few more OS shots for you to enjoy. I know these aren’t as […]

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BlackBerry Bold in September and Thunder mid-October?

BlackBerry Bold in September and Thunder mid-October?

July 16, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

More news is trickling down about the BlackBerry Bold and Thunder. Rumor has it the BlackBerry Bold might be running late on some networks. BGR heard from two sources that the Bold may be pushed back until September due to a few small software issues with roaming and seraching, etc. Next up is the highly […]

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Introducing the BlackBerry Thunder’s touchscreen keyboards

Introducing the BlackBerry Thunder’s touchscreen keyboards

July 13, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Sweet! After we showed you the media UI pictures of the BlackBerry Thunder news started trickling everywhere. Even though its a weekend the folks over at CrackBerry didn't take today off. Kevin got his hands on some REAL live shots of the Thunder and its touchscreen keyboards. The BlackBerry Thunder will sport both a Suretype […]

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Touchscreen BlackBerry Thunder to feature Haptic Technology

Touchscreen BlackBerry Thunder to feature Haptic Technology

July 9, 2008 | By | 10 Comments

To continue on with our BlackBerry Thunder coverage, Kevin from CrackBerry got some details on the Thunder's new touch screen keyboard. Apparently the Thunder will sport "Haptic Technology" meaning when the display is pressed the screen moves in a tiny bit to give you a real feedback feeling. Apparently every time the keyboard is pressed […]

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BlackBerry Thunder Exclusive Shots (Meet the media player…)

BlackBerry Thunder Exclusive Shots (Meet the media player…)

July 7, 2008 | By | 207 Comments

That's right folks an anonymous tipster has sent us shots of the highly anticipated BlackBerry Thunder. The Thunder also known as BlackBerry 9500 will feature a huge 360×480 touch display and will apparently run on OS 4.7. This device will be a great multimedia player and could bring CDMA carriers true iPhone competition. The Thunder […]

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BlackBerry Thunder (9500) to run OS 4.7, not 5.0

BlackBerry Thunder (9500) to run OS 4.7, not 5.0

July 1, 2008 | By | 8 Comments

Jibi has been full of news this week. Today he has confirmed that the touchscreen BlackBerry we have all been calling Thunder will in fact be called Thunder and it will be modeled BlackBerry 9500. Not only that but apparently the BlackBerry Thunder will launch with OS 4.7 (not 5.0 like we all thought).

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