Archives for June 2012

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9360 7.1.0.523 From SmarTone HK

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1647 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.1647 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.523 Software Platform: 9.6.0.80 File name: 9360jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1647_PL9.6.0.80_A7.1.0.523_SmarTone_HK.exe File size: 271.41MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

RIM Still Hiring, Despite Jobs Cut within the Company!

With the not so exciting news following RIM fiscal Q1 earnings, not to mention the rumor that RIM would be cutting back and trimming the company down. With all of the changes happening at RIM from BlackBerry 10 to major restructuring, RIM is set to eliminate at least 2,000 jobs worldwide. With this unappealing news it is strange however […]

Celebrate the 4th of July and Canada Day With .99 Cent Apps and Audiobooks from S4BB.

S4BB is having a sale on their Apps and Audiobooks for 4th of July and Canada Day.  This sale includes some of their premium apps as well as some of the audiobooks that they have available.  Hit the break for the full details.

This has all happened before, and this will all happen again by @BBSuperAbuser – #BIM

I just received this link to an article wrote by a great friend and fellow BlackBerry abuser AKA @BBSuperAbuser. BBSuperAbuser is the mastermind behind the QuickBerry Podcast. The following was just to hard to resits not posting on NerdBerry so here it is in it’s entirety: After the events of yesterday, I began to remember […]

RIM not interested in being under the Microsoft Umbrella

After yesterday’s Q1 earnings call and press release even more and more rumors and theories have started to be raised about the future of RIM.  While they are not currently about to close the doors, there are many analysts out there that believe it is just a matter of time before this happens.  According to […]

Minicraft helps bring Minecraft to the BlackBerry PlayBook

If you are a Minecraft fanatic that has been dreaming of the day that you would be able to do some building on your BlackBerry PlayBook, there is now a perfect app for you.  Minicraft brings all the basics of Minecraft in a fun and simply way.  the game was developed by Markus Persson, the […]

WhatsApp Messenger Updated in App World to v2.7.9660

WhatsApp Messenger has been updated to v2.7.9660 in the BlackBerry App World. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family.

New Boost Mobile Customers Get a Free BlackBerry Curve 8530!!

Boost Mobile is really pushing theie plans and phones this sale started on 6/27 and is set to end on 6/30 so you only have till tomorrow to act on this sale. Here is what Boost had to say on their Facebook Page: Tired of hearing friends & family complain about their 2-year contracts and […]

Hookt Messenger for BlackBerry Updated to v1.7.4

Hookt Messenger has been updated in the BlackBerry App World to version 1.7.4. Hookt is one of my favorite cross-platform messaging clients available. If you are not seeing the update please try pressing and holding ALT +RST to clear the App World cache. Hookt Messenger is a completely free, easy-to-use, cross-platform messenger that lets you […]

EA Games Select Apps On Sale To Celebrate July 4th And Canada Day

In honor of both July 4th and Canada Day , EA Games is putting select apps on sale. This includes Plants vs Zombies, The Game of Life, and Bejeweled 2. Head over to Blackberry App World for the complete list of EA Games.

puZZed – Puzzle Alarm Clock App For Blackberry Gets Updated

puZZed the Puzzle Alarm Clock app got updated to v2.0.1. It was changed from a free app with in app purchase to a purchase app directly from Blackberry App World. There were also bug fixes so the app runs smoother now. puZZed is a different kind of alarm, you have to solve a puzzle to […]

Review: iShieldz Screen Protector For PlayBook

Most PlayBook users have either purchased a screen protector for their PlayBook or are in the market for a screen protector.  There are may different options that are available for users when it comes to these protectors, between the static cling units and the adhesive variety, personally I prefer the adhesive versions.

Google’s Director of Android User Experience, Matias Duarte Willing to Work with RIM on Android QWERTY Devices

Just this morning we told you how RIM could partner with Microsoft with BB10 Delay.To add more fuel to the fire Google’s Director of Android User Experience, Matias Duarte, let ABC News know: “If RIM wanted to work on Android devices, I would really welcome that. They clearly make great physical keyboards.”

RIM Under Mounting Pressure to Split Company, Partner With Microsoft with BB10 Delay?

Yesterday Reserch In Motion nnounced in the earnings report that Blackberry 10 devices will be delayed until 2013, this is not the exciting news that many Blackberry lovers and users and Nerds alike were too happy to hear. With RIM’s new focus on the new Blackberry 10 OS, as well as the rumored devices to run […]

T-Mobile and Assurant Solutions Introduce Monthly 4G Handset Protection!

T-Mobile USA and Assurant Solutions Introduce Monthly4G Handset Protection to America’s Largest 4G Network New Survey Reveals 2 in 5 Americans Had Devices Lost, Stolen or Damaged; Affordable Solution Provides Peace of Mind Atlanta, GA and Bellevue, WA – June 27, 2012 – Today, T-Mobile USA, Inc. and specialty insurer Assurant Solutions announced the availability of a new […]

Confirmed: BlackBerry PlayBook 4G LTE Coming Soon, Finally!?

With the announcement of the first fiscal quarter earnings call, RIM’s CEO Thorsten Heins has confirmed that they are going to release the 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook devices. Heins said the LTE PlayBooks are currently in final testing with carriers and that we can expect a launch “in the near future.” This is welcoming news with the unimpressive announcement that Blackberry 10 devices […]

The NerdBerry Crew Would Like to Wish a Happy Birthday to @mrbrennen!!!!

We here at Nerdberry take Birthday celebrations quite seriously.  There must be cake and if we don’t get the presents we want…. well we sulk until the problem is fixed.  All joking aside myself and the rest of the team would like to wish a very Happy Birthday to Brennen AKA Meistro!!!!  We wish you […]

T-Mo Back To School Promo Starting July 1st

It looks like T-Mobile will be bringing back the BTS Promo again this year.  As in the past this promo will run from July 1st to November 13th.  Hit the break for the details.

Press Release: iSpeech Used Over 1.6 Billion Times, New Updates To Blackberry SDK

iSpeech known for Drive Safely, iSpeech Translator, iSpeech Obama and more, made some updates to their Blackberry SDK. Mainly that it is going to be Siri-like with personal assistant applications and speech recognition use. Also in the press release is the mention of the iSpeech platform being used over 1.6 Billion times with over 13,000 […]

MP3 Ringtone Creator Price Cut To $1.99

Javatek Media is offering their app for $1.99 down from $2.99 to celebrate 500,000 downloads. Features: • Simply choose a song, select a starting point and save your new Ringtone file • Advanced users can also set the end point if desired • Provides the ability to add a fade in, fade out effect to […]