BitBop for Blackberrys made official

We have been talking about the new BitBop app for Research In Motion Ltd.’s (RIM) BlackBerry line of smartphones for a little while (read here and here) but the program just ended its beta period and is ready for mass consumption. That is good news for everyone who has wanted to get their hands on ...

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Few BlackBerry Apps: RIM Has a Fix

You can hear the stats anywhere. Apple has 225,000+ applications available on its App Store, while Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) only has around 7,000 applications available on its App World. RIM has needed to fix this problem for quite a while now, and the releases of the iPad and iPhone 4 have only made ...

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BlackBerry OS 6 Styled Themes, Facebook Outages and More

While we all grind out teeth in anticipation of Research In Motion Ltd.’s (RIM) BlackBerry OS 6, all hope is not lost. A variety of OS 6 styled themes to make your little BlackBerry feel better about itself (since all the iPhones are pointing and laughing with their iOS 4 update) until OS 6 is ...

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What is BlackBerry Drive?

Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM)—maker of the BlackBerry line of smartphones—filed a patent this month for something called a “BlackBerry Drive” and the rumor mill has already begun revving its engine. We mentioned earlier this month how RIM acquired a developer of software for car systems, called QNX Software Systems. And we already quoted Co-CEO ...

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The BlackBerry Curve 8910 “Atlas” and the Pearl 3G

Well the BlackBerry Curve 8910 “Atlas” has just been released in China and may be coming in some form to the UK and maybe eventually the United States. Some had thought that it would never see the light of day and that might have been for the best. It’s without 3G (but claims to have ...

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Dictate E-mails for Free on Your BlackBerry

A free Dragon for E-mail application is out on the BlackBerry App World and it’s sweet. For those of you who remember computer technology before the year 2000, voice-to-text was going to allow us all to never have to touch a keyboard again unless we wanted to. Right. At least the implementation of the program ...

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Problems with Your BlackBerry Tour 9630?

Both CrackBerry and BlackBerryLeaks are reporting that Verizon Wireless is apparently sending out BlackBerry Bold 9650s as warranty replacements for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The 9650s are most likely refurbished models, but no official word yet has come in. Sweet. Apparently, that new OS 5.0.0.732 update for the Tour 9630 has caused problems for some BlackBerry ...

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