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BIS 2.8 Upgraded For All North American Carriers

BIS 2.8 Upgraded For All North American Carriers

As per BGR, RIM has updated the BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS) to version 2.8 for all North American Carriers. BIS 2.8 has many enhancements including much awaited two way Gmail contacts sync. New Features: Two-way wireless synchronization with Google Mail Contacts and the Address Book on the BlackBerry smart phone: Synchronize Google Mail contacts quickly and easily to the BlackBerry smart... Contine Reading > >

TiVo Client For BlackBerry Now Available!

TiVo Client For BlackBerry Now Available!

Good news for all you BlackBerry owning TiVo addicts. RIM has just officially announced its availability! With the TiVo BlackBerry client users will be able to wirelessly control a TiVo DVR and browse and record television shows. Features: Browse television shows available on TiVo service Configure TiVo for BlackBerry smartphones to select from a list of available TiVo Digital Video Recorders (DVRs)... Contine Reading > >

Free BlackBerry File Explorer FileScout Updated to v1.3

Free BlackBerry File Explorer FileScout Updated to v1.3

Formerly known as BBFileScout, FileScout is file explorer app that allows you to browse your files and folders saved in media card and device memory. You can also resize and rotate images, see hidden files, create/copy/edit/move files and directories, delete pre-installed content, zip and unzip files and lots more. Version 1.3 brings with it some great features including the ability to email multiple... Contine Reading > >

Opera Mini 5 Beta Released – Adds Tabbed Browsing and More!

Opera Mini 5 Beta Released – Adds Tabbed Browsing and More!

The very popular mobile browser Opera Mini has been upgraded as Opera Mini 5 beta and now available to download for BlackBerry devices. The new version has very exciting additional features including tabbed browsing and sped dial bookmark for websites. Opera browser is known for faster page loading and providing easy navigation and power scrolling when it comes to mobile devices. New features in... Contine Reading > >

Video: BlackBerry Bold 9700 Onyx Browsing Speed Test on Wi-Fi and 3G, Compared with Storm 2

Check out these two videos put together by @Salomondrin showing upcoming BlackBerry Bold 9700’s browsing speed comparison on Wi-Fi and 3G and second video showing 9700 with Storm 2 Odin on Wi-Fi. In this video, Sal compared BlackBerry Bold 9700’s WiFi and 3G capabilities. There is always perception that Wi-Fi is faster as compared to 3G but check out above video, it’s really close and hard to... Contine Reading > >

Slacker Radio For BlackBerry Updated To Version 2.0.45

Slacker Radio For BlackBerry Updated To Version 2.0.45

Recently the Slacker Radio Mobile app got updated for BlackBerry Storm, and now we have the updated version 2.0.45 available for BlackBerry Curve, Bold and Tour which improves significant battery life. Version 2.0.45 features: Improved battery life up to 2x (over previous versions) while streaming Improved usability enhancements to the interface, including a "Home" button to quickly... Contine Reading > >

FileScout – The all in one file explorer for your BlackBerry (Free and Paid Version ?!)

FileScout – The all in one file explorer for your BlackBerry (Free and Paid Version ?!)

FileScout earlier known as BBFileScout is one of the must have app for BlackBerry device. With the name change from BBFileScout to FileScout it has updated to v1.2.0.0. FileScout v1.2.0.0 is still available for free from emacberry.com but the version v1.2.0.2 is available from BlackBerry App world for $4.99. What I understand behind the name change from BBFileScout to FileScout could be the restriction... Contine Reading > >

TwiXtreme – Another BlackBerry Twitter Client

TwiXtreme – Another BlackBerry Twitter Client

TweetCaster and ÜberTwitter upgraded recently and Tweeteev releasing soon, looks like race to get “Best BlackBerry Twitter Client App” title will never end. Check out this another BlackBerry Twitter Client introduced by Xtreme Labs. TwiXtreme is free app provided by Xtreme Labs same as their other BlackBerry apps Speed Test and Level BlackBerry. Description from the TwiXtreme website: Tired... Contine Reading > >

RIM acquires Torch Mobile – Expect better browser based on Webkits

RIM acquires Torch Mobile – Expect better browser based on Webkits

Torch Mobile, makers of the Iris Browser, had been purchased by Research in Motion. That’s great news for BlackBerry users, as RIM definitely needs to improve native BlackBerry device browser. We have seen video showing tabbed browsing and expected support for Flash and Silverlight in BlackBerry browser before, now with this acquired Torch Mobile Iris Browser skill set, expect a better BlackBerry... Contine Reading > >

How to Set up Gmail account integrated on BIS to use Enhanced Gmail Plug-in

How to Set up Gmail account integrated on BIS to use Enhanced Gmail Plug-in

If you have Gmail set up on your BlackBerry smartphone then you can get more features by installing this recently introduced Enhanced Gmail Plug-in. This guide will help you set up enhanced Gmail plug-for emails integrated via BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS). If you are getting emails through BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES), then you need to get in touch with your BES Admin to get it to work. ... Contine Reading > >