BlackBerry Services Supported Over a Wi-Fi Connection

BlackBerry Services Supported Over a Wi-Fi Connection

Wi-Fi on a BlackBerry is very important feature for most of us and it’s still one of the prime deciding factor for many on which model to buy. We know how BlackBerry works on Wi-Fi and what we can do with it based on our past experiences and trials but we have now the official knowledge base article published by RIM yesterday stating what BlackBerry services you can use over a W-Fi connection.... Contine Reading > >

Leaked OS 5.0.0.554 for the BlackBerry Bold 9000 & Curve 8900

Leaked OS 5.0.0.554 for the BlackBerry Bold 9000 & Curve 8900

The OS 5.0.0.554 has been leaked for BlackBerry Bold 9000 and Curve 8900. This time Bold 9000 and Curve 8900 are getting these leaks in pair which doesn’t happen quite often but as it doesn’t matter that much to you as a user, as long as it has some better upgrades which are easily noticeable, we all will be happy. Remember to back up before installing OS and since it’s leaked OS, only install... Contine Reading > >

Official OS 5.0.0.508 for BlackBerry Curve 8530 Released by Verizon

Official OS 5.0.0.508 for BlackBerry Curve 8530 Released by Verizon

The official Verizon update for the BlackBerry Curve 8530 OS has been released. The Curve 8530 owners on Verizon network who prefer the official OS can upgrade to version 5.0.0.508. We are still waiting for Verizon to roll out the OS update for BlackBerry Tour which is expected in near future and hope it gets released smoothly. > > Download The Official OS 5.0.0.508 For The BlackBerry Curve... Contine Reading > >

Upcoming BlackBerry Shield – Is It Just Like SmrtGuard?

Upcoming BlackBerry Shield – Is It Just Like SmrtGuard?

There are some info floating around regarding RIM introducing another service/host of features under the name of BlackBerry Shield. If you look at what this BlackBerry Shield has to offer, it looks similar to what SmrtGuard is already providing up to a greater extent. I am not sure if this was the reason why SmrtGuard introduced their Free version or it was planned marketing strategy to leverage... Contine Reading > >

BIS 3.0 Rolling Out on March 28th to North American Users

BIS 3.0 Rolling Out on March 28th to North American Users

After the official announcement of BIS 3.0 features on the knowledge center two weeks ago, it appears now RIM is giving advance alert to all North American BIS users about the 4 hours downtime scheduled on next Sunday during which RIM will be upgrading their servers to support BIS 3.0. Read the details of the upgrade after the jump. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

More Pictures of Upcoming BlackBerry Pearl 9100

More Pictures of Upcoming BlackBerry Pearl 9100

As per these latest pictures of upcoming BlackBerry Pearl 9100 posted by Tecnomovida, this Perl 9100 has nice music controls on the top of the device but sadly it is still showing SureType keyboard.  The running OS version is 5.0.0.449 and platform version is 6.2.0.6. See the more pictures after the jump. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

First Real Pics Of OS 6.0 in BlackBerry Slider Releasing in 2010?

First Real Pics Of OS 6.0 in BlackBerry Slider Releasing in 2010?

The BlackBerry Slider is hot and mysterious now a days with rumors/leaks coming out on a regular basis. We have these interesting pictures of what OS 6.0 might be as posted by BBleaks. There hasn’t been any operational BlackBerry spotted running OS 6.0 as of yet. We also have another tidbit from Engadget about CEO of Woojeon & Handan, a Korean based parts supplier to RIM, mentioning  a... Contine Reading > >

Push To Talk Now Available For Verizon BlackBerry Smartphones

Push To Talk Now Available For Verizon BlackBerry Smartphones

Verizon has released a Push-To-Talk application for BlackBerry smartphones. The App is free to download from the Verizon App Center however, you must call Verizon customer service to activate Push to Talk on your plan and there is a $5.00 per month charge for the service. Verizon’s BlackBerry PTT app allows unlimited nation-wide calls to other PTT devices. Contine Reading > >  Read More →

Add Your BlackBerry Messenger Barcode To Your Facebook Profile

Add Your BlackBerry Messenger Barcode To Your Facebook Profile

We have covered the Barcode (QR code) feature introduced in BlackBerry Messenger 5.0 many times on this blog. Today RIM introduced the Facebook app for BlackBerry Barcode Generator on their official BlackBerry Facebook page. This Facebook app allows you to use your BlackBerry PIN to create a BBM barcode that you can: Show it off on your Facebook profile pic Feature it on your Facebook profile page... Contine Reading > >

WordPress For BlackBerry Updated To Version 1.1

WordPress For BlackBerry Updated To Version 1.1

The WordPress for BlackBerry app allows you to blog from your BlackBerry. You can wriite posts, upload photos and videos, edit pages, and manage comments. Apart from all the exciting updates in this update, the prominent update I see is the touch integration for BlackBerry Storm. BlackBerry Storm users will definitely like this for sure. Features: Comment Notifications Geotagging of Posts Improved... Contine Reading > >