Free Basic OS7 Series Themes for BlackBerry OS 6/7 Devices from BB-Freaks!

If you are like me and love to theme your berry, then you will be happy to know that BB-Freaks has released a new theme series for BlackBerry OS 6 and 7 devices! The them comes in seven differant colors and are all wallpaper friendly!

Official OS:BlackBerry Torch 9860 OS 7.1.0.190 from A1 Telekom Austria

A1 Telekom Austria has released OS 7.1.0.190 for the BlackBerry Torch 9860! OS 7.1 includes the much anticipated mobile hot spot as well as NFC capability (providing A1 has enabled it).

Need for Speed (NFS) for PlayBook Updated to v2.1.0

Need for Speed (NFS) for the BlackBerry PlayBook has bee updated to v2.1.0. At this time there is no change log available to us. Real cars! Real fast! Drive the world’s #1 critically acclaimed racing franchise on the BlackBerry® PlayBook™. Race 20 of the world’s fastest, hottest cars, like the Porsche Carrera GT. Each one […]

BlackBerry Traffic Updated to v3.0.1.21 in App World

BlackBerry Traffic has been updated to v3.0.1.21 in the BlackBerry App World. The update addresses several bug fixes. With lots of places to go and people to see, planning to get places on time can be a challenge. Thanks to BlackBerry® Traffic 3.0, you can know your estimated time of arrival (ETA) based on current […]

Research In Motion Gets Sued by Patent Firm Wi-LAN

Ottawa-based patent firm Wi-LAN is now suing RIM for infringing on two patents that Wi-LAN holds. Those patents are U.S. PatentNo. 5,515,369 and U.S. Patent No. 6,232,969.

Q&A With RIM’s New CEO Thorsten Heins

RIM set up a conference call this morning to talk about their new CEO Thorsten Heins and his role in the company. Along with Thorsten Heins on the call was RIM’s new chairman Barbara Stymies on the call. Hit the break for the Q&A!

FileScout/FileScout Lite Updated to v2.8.0.1

FileScout/FileScout Lite both updated to v2.8.0.1! FileScout is a file explorer for your BlackBerry®. In addition to its core functionality (browse the file system, create directories, copy, move, rename, zip, unzip, delete files, or open your media files directly, FileScout also allows you to open text files (including .ini or .xml) so you are able […]

WhatsApp Messenger Updated to v2.7.2330 in App World!

WhatsApp Messenger  has been updated to v2.7.2330 in the BlackBerry App World! WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 3 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family.

BBHTool Gets Updated to v2.4.9.5 – Tons of New Additions!

Lyricidal over at BBH-Plus has updated his BBHTool to v2.4.9.5. This updated brings tons of goodness and fixes. Hit the break for more info!

Video: Meet Thorsten Heins the New President and CEO of Research In Motion

We just told you about Research In Motion new president and CEO Mr. Thorsten Heins, RIM has release the following video introducing Mr. Thorsten Hein to the world! Hit the break to check out the video!

Unboxing The Porsche Design BlackBerry P9981

The good folks over at Tracy and Matt have posted a very cool unboxing video of the Porsche Design BlackBerry P9981! Here is what they said about the video: James gets his hands on the new Porsche designed BlackBerry P9981 and unboxes it in this demo video. Hit the break to check out the video.

Out With the Old in With the New: Research In Motion Names Thorsten Heins President and CEO

RIM sent out an email to us letting us know Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have implement the succession plan they previously submitted to the Board. This means Mike Lazaridis will be come the Vice Chair of the Board, and Jim Balsillie will remain a Director. Research In Motion Names Thorsten Heins President and CEO […]

Official OS 6.0.0.723 for the BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100 from SK Telecom

BlackBerry Handheld Software v6.0.0.3104 (Asia) Package Version: 6.0.0.3104 Consisting of: Applications: 6.0.0.723 Software Platform: 6.6.0.248 File name: 9100_9105Asia_PBr6.0.0_rel3104_PL6.6.0.248_A6.0.0.723_SK_Telecom__.exe File size: 145.93MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9380 OS 7.0.0.557 from Redington

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.0.0.2357 (Asia) Package Version: 7.0.0.2357 Consisting of: Applications: 7.0.0.557 Software Platform: 9.32.0.59 File name: 9380jAsia_PBr7.0.0_rel2357_PL9.32.0.59_A7.0.0.557_Redington__India__Limited.exe File size: 195.51MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

RIM Issues Official statement Regarding Kodak Patent Infringement Lawsuit

We are not sure if you remember but a while back Kodak issued a patent infringement lawsuit against RIM and Apple both.  Well there has not been much talk of this suit until now. RIM has broken there silence regarding the case. Hit the break to see what they had to say…

Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9790 OS 7.0.0.609 from WIND Mobile

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.0.0.2466 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.0.0.2466 Consisting of: Applications: 7.0.0.609 Software Platform: 9.16.0.77 File name: 9790jAllLang_PBr7.0.0_rel2466_PL9.16.0.77_A7.0.0.609_WIND_Canada.exe File size: 219.27MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.  

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9981 Tore Up by the FCC

We have seen tons of devices get the break down treatment from the FCC, But when it comes to the BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9981 We have not seen any until now…. The $2000 BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9981 (Bold 9900) has bee tore up by the FCC!

Video: #BBMUglySweater Fan Night in New York City

RIM has posted the video below on their YouTube channel showcasing the #BBMUglySweater Fan Night in New York City! Hit the break for the video!

SoundNebula mobilizes the SoundCloud audio experience for BlackBerry users, with integrated BlackBerry Messenger Service (BBM).

SoundNebula, in association with its development partners FloatPoint Media Inc., are proud to announce the immediate availability of the SoundNebula mobile application for BlackBerry. The SoundNebula application enables users to Record and Share their sounds with their networks through the free SoundCloud service.  The app also allows users to listen, follow, and search for sounds […]

Rumor: BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 to Launch February 17th?

There is a new creditable rumor floating around the interwebs today… The rumor is that RIM will be releasing Tablet OS 2.0 on February 17th! The 17th makes a lot of sense since everyone has been hearing that the release was set for mid February.