RIM surprised us with a BlackBerry PlayBook update yesterday. It’s not a huge update but it’s available for download now. This update applies to the WiFi version at this time only. If you have the wifi BlackBerry PlayBook, download it now and let us know what you find.
RIM announced Friday that Sprint was cancelling the 4G BlackBerry PlayBook but will continue to sell the WiFi enabled BlackBerry PlayBook, much to disheartened Sprint customers. There is a silver lining however, as BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry PlayBook will be released in an LTE version. Check it out…
This could very well be RIM’s second highly anticipated product of this year! The BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 has just received its Wi-Fi certification, which shows the upcoming BlackBerry Bold model packing Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n with 2.4GHz and 5.0GHz. While this may not mean much to most people it’s good news. It basically just means the [...]
Don’t hold your breath any longer, Hypoxia Media Player is available in the BlackBerry Sync Store for only $7.99, and this media player allows you to stream both TO and FROM your home WiFi network. And we’re not talking just about music either, but music and videos. And it’s a media server too, check it [...]
Elertify has just updated to a new version and this has been one of a few updates that has occurred since I first reviewed Elertify. Elertify keeps you notified of who’s calling, emailing, or texting you while you’re on your PC, but it does even more. You can see last messages, reply and more.
Well maybe its not really in the wild, but its in Canada! A couple new photos of the “unreleased” highly secret BlackBerry Storm 9550 for TELUS have leaked. The photos show the CDMA model 9550, sporting EVDO and Wi-Fi, not HSPA like some were hoping. Still no word on when this device is launching, but [...]
It’s hard traveling sometimes. Many of us don’t want to give up easy internet access and yet Data Roaming can be expensive when traveling takes you abroad. You can actually disable your Data Roaming and using the WiFi of the BlackBerry is a great alternative for high speed internet access. There are many small independent [...]
There you go! CrackBerry has just completed the first hands-on of the unreleased BlackBerry code-named Onyx. The Onyx has been talked about for a few months now. It’s NOT the touchscreen QWERTY BlackBerry, but rather a more traditional device featuring a 3G radio with Wi-Fi, GPS, and 3.2 megapixel camera. Its expected that this model [...]
Meet the latest BlackBerry to obtain a code-name! This is BlackBerry Aries which is also modeled the 8530. It happens to be the CDMA counterpart to the Gemini which was shown a month or so ago. Like the 8530, “Aries” will be a lower end model featuring the new optical trackpad, full QWERTY keyboard, soft [...]
Here’s an interesting BlackBerry rumor for the day. BGR is reporting that Verizon may be getting ready to launch the Storm 2 as early as this month. This rumor seems to have angred a lot of readers and rightfully so. The tipster at BGR claims that intel shows Verizon either has or will start training [...]
BGR scored some great tips about upcoming launches on Verizon Wireless for BlackBerry devices. Apparently the Pearl Flip 8230 will be launching almost anytime (June at the latest) followed by the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The tipster also claims that (take a deep breath) Verizon will be launching another model to go along with the 9630 [...]
Apparently one of RIM’s Channel Sales Managers, Alain Segond von Banchet has gone on record with a Dutch news site called Tweakers saying the Storm 2 (not the final name) will “offer among other things a new manner to input text”. We presume he’s talking about Wi-Fi then? and scraping everyone’s favorite Surepress touchscreen? Interesting… [...]