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Rumor: BlackBerry Storm2 Getting Improved Touch Screen

Rumor: BlackBerry Storm2 Getting Improved Touch Screen

Having larger display and touch screen does make a lot of difference when it comes to cool and crisp apps & games including better user navigation in a way, and RIM is working hard to get it right for it’s introduction to touch screen BlackBerry devices from Storm to Storm2. Now we’re hearing; Verizon is getting improved touch screen for BlackBerry Storm2 and rumor sources are reporting that... Contine Reading > >

BIS 3.0 With 2 Way Gmail Sync & OpenDocument Support, Go Live On March 21st?

BIS 3.0 With 2 Way Gmail Sync & OpenDocument Support, Go Live On March 21st?

We have seen about BIS 3.0 appearing all over BlackBerry Blogs a few weeks ago when BIS 3.0 features were leaked with the rumors pointed to a March release.  Based on an official email from Research in Motion, CrackBerry is reporting that BIS 3.0 is coming on March 21st. As mentioned in the email, BIS 3.0 contains enhancements and functionality for the BIS admin tool RIM has for it’s wireless... Contine Reading > >

Video: BlackBerry Tour2 codenamed “essex”

Enjoy this video put together by CrackBerry Kevin showing upcoming pre-release BlackBerry Tour2 (essex). Looks like after the Storm2, RIM is going to name these newer devices with “2” at the end. This newer BlackBerry Tour2 (possibly 9650) has the same specs as the first original Tour plus two major upgrades Optical Trackpad and Wi-Fi. As per Kevin, BlackBerry Tour2 could possibly hit the market... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry Storm 2 360 Demo Appear On Verizon Website

BlackBerry Storm 2 360 Demo Appear On Verizon Website

Vodafone and RIM officially released the BlackBerry Storm2 last week and the BlackBerry website was also updated to include the Storm2, but Verizon has yet to make an official announcement about it although there have been numerous leaks on the Internet in recent time proving that the Verizon Storm2 9550 does exist. The Verizon site now has a  360 demo of the Storm2 for you to spin and take... Contine Reading > >

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac to be released September 25th?

BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac to be released September 25th?

As per the BGR tip, BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac will launch on September 25th. Anyway September is half over and let’s hope the official version get released soon. Meanwhile, check out this walkthrough of BlackBerry Desktop Manger for Mac.  Read More →

Upcoming BlackBerry Devices – 16 Launching In 2010!?

Upcoming BlackBerry Devices – 16 Launching In 2010!?

With this new blog The Cool Guy Report @Salomondrin today shared some info about a few upcoming BlackBerry devices. If do not know Salomondrin aka Sal, he is the guy behind these amazing videos you have seen before on upcoming BlackBerry models 9700 (Onyx) and Storm 2 (Odin). Contine Reading > >  Read More →

The Official BlackBerry Bold 9700/Onyx (T-Mobile) Picture

The Official BlackBerry Bold 9700/Onyx (T-Mobile) Picture

This picture of the BlackBerry Bold 9700, code name Onyx is the T-Mobile released official picture. Not sure if this was sent to Al Sacco in error by T-Mo or it’s an early PR release image. Along with the image following is the tidbit sent by T-Mobile. "The BlackBerry ‘Onyx’ sports a premium experience and design with a high-gloss black finish and leather grain detail on the... Contine Reading > >

Facebook 1.7 for BlackBerry Coming… With OS 5.0?

Facebook 1.7 for BlackBerry Coming… With OS 5.0?

There are rumors about a new Facebook version 1.7 for BlackBerry releasing some time in this September. It has been also said that this Facebook 1.7 app will be compatible with OS 5.0 too. Facebook version 1.7 will include the following changes: Faster page loading Ability to filter the news feed (Status updates, photos, links, etc.) A new view profile option More There are rumors about... Contine Reading > >

BIS 2.8 Coming in September with BlackBerry Device Software 5.0 ?

BIS 2.8 Coming in September with BlackBerry Device Software 5.0 ?

Great news for BIS users having Gmail a/c set up on BlackBerry device. As per the hot tip received by Ronen, following are the new enhancements in the upcoming BIS release slated in early September. It would be better to see two way email sync first rather than two way Contacts sync for Gmail. Let’s see what happens, but I am sure after two way contacts sync, two way email and calendar sync will... Contine Reading > >

AT&T Supports Visual Voicemail With Upcoming OS 4.6.0.297 Release

AT&T Supports Visual Voicemail With Upcoming OS 4.6.0.297 Release

As per most BlackBerry Blogs, the OS 4.6.0.297 for BlackBerry Bold is expected to be released on this August 25th. The new OS is said to support visual voicemail feature. The OS to be released by AT&T will be 4.6.0.297 with package version .508.  Read More →