Tag: Verizon

Verizon BlackBerry Bold 9650 is Coming Soon!

May 13, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

It’s been known since the day it was announced that Verizon would be getting the BlackBerry Bold 9650, but what most didn’t know was how far behind Sprint. Sprint announced they would be launching the Bold 9650 on May 23rd, and most seemed to think that Verizon would be several months after that. Well new […]

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FCC approves BlackBerry Bold 9650

May 4, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

The FCC sure isn’t  wasting any time. The BlackBerry Bold 9650 has just passed the FCC’s testing process. The BlackBerry Bold 9650 is expected to land on both Verizon and Sprint shortly. In case you haven’t seen the Bold 9650, it’s a CDMA world smartphone featuring a 3.2 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi, Trackpad and BlackBerry OS […]

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CDMA BlackBerry Bold 9650 officailly announced at WES 2010

April 26, 2010 | By | 3 Comments

It’s been rumored for quite some time now, and today RIM kicked off WES 2010 by announcing the BlackBerry Bold 9650. The Bold 9650 will come to CDMA markets packing Wi-Fi and an optical trackpad, and will be the direct replacement for the Tour 9630 smartphone. It’s expected the Bold 9650 will come to both […]

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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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Verizon Gives It’s Tour Customers Push To Talk With The 5.0 Update

April 7, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

PTT or Push To Talk, is a feature Verizon offers on their sturdy rugged phones. It’s a favorite of construction workers, city workers, even ranchers and farmers. But with the update of the Tour, it’s a feature offered to all Verizon Tour customers. Let’s take a closer look at the new Push To Talk feature.

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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!

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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Exclusive: KIT digital And GoTV Networks, A Partnership To Be Excited About

March 4, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

KIT digital has been more known in Europe and Asia where mobile TV and closed-network technology is more advanced (but is quickly advancing) and GoTV Networks is a top North American cellular entertainment content distribution network. We are fortunate to have had a conference with one of the top executives from Kit digital, Barak Bar-Cohen […]

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Social Beat By iskoot Makes An Appearance For Verizon BlackBerry Customers

March 2, 2010 | By | 12 Comments

I have to thank Josh for this one. Some time back Verizon had released Bing to it’s customers as a service book. Now today it’s Social Beat by iskoot. The app connects you to Facebook, Twitter, Gmail , MySpace, and 50 news, sports, and entertainment feeds. The app is also downloadable if you would like […]

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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!

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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BlackBerry Tour 9650 SKU appears in Sprint Inventory System!

January 11, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

Looks like Verizon isn’t the only one with a Tour 9650 SKU hiding in their internal inventory system, BBLeaks is reporting that Sprint now has a BlackBerry 9650 SKU loaded in their system. So with the two major CDMA carriers for the United States with the Tour2 in their inventory it should only be a […]

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