Application Resource Monitor Headed to a BlackBerry 7.1 Device Near You

RIM will be introducing an new feature in BlackBerry 7.1 called Application Resource Monitor. Application Resource Monitor is a feature that will monitor applications running on your BlackBerry that are abusing precious system resources. There is also going to be an option that will automatically shutdown background battery draining applications. Hit the break to find […]

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Porsche Design BlackBerry P’9981 Smartphone launches in Singapore

Engineered Luxury Meets Powered Performance Singapore/Stuttgart – Porsche Design and Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched the elite new Porsche Design P’9981 smartphone from BlackBerry® in Singapore. Instantly identifiable as a Porsche Design product, the exclusive material choices for this unique smartphone include a forged stainless steel frame, hand-wrapped leather back cover, […]

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BlackBerry Curve 9310/9320 Stops By the FCC

The BlackBerry Curve 9310/9320 has stopped by the FCC for inspection. We already know that the BlackBerry Curve 9320 and BlackBerry Curve 9220 has been released in India, and apparently it may be on the way to the US. The BlackBerry Curve 9310/9320 carry FCC IDs L6AREY20CW and L6ARFD30CW.

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Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9930 OS 7.1.0.267 from Verizon

Verizon customers will be happy to know that there is a new official OS being pushed out to the BlackBerry Bold 9930, OS 7.1.267. You can check for the OS update by going to Options>Device>Software Updates or by plugging your Bold 9930 in to a PC and us desktop manager to check for updates.

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BlackBerry Curve 9320 is Headed to Virgin Mobile

It looks like some Canadian, Virgin Mobile customers will be happy to know that the BlackBerry Curve 9320 is headed their way. The BlackBerry Curve 9320 is an entry level device with a dedicated BBM button. Which appeals to the “social generation”. The Curve 9320 could also be heading to Bell around the same time […]

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Official OS: BlackBerry Torch 9810 OS 7.1.0.391 from Rogers

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1310 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.1310 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.391 Software Platform: 5.1.0.319 File name: 9810jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1310_PL5.1.0.319_A7.1.0.391_Rogers_Wireless_Inc.exe File size: 265MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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Free PrankCam app adds some fun to photo taking (OS 7+)

A new free app has hit AppWorld that will hopefully add some fun and laughter to your picture-taking.  PrankCam from Devcellent Solutions allows you to overlay some funny frames overtop of the pictures you have taken on your BlackBerry.  Now this app is only for BlackBerry 7 devices and up the app includes a basic set […]

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Official OS: Blackberry Bold 9900 OS7.1.0.437 from China Unicom

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1461 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.1461 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.437 Software Platform: 5.1.0.345 File name: 9900wapijAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1461_PL5.1.0.345_A7.1.0.437_China_Unicom.exe File size: 248.48MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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RIM Assists Employees in Pleading Their Case for BlackBerry 7 Upgrades

RIM has set up a new website www.upgrademenow.com to help enterprise employees plead their case to their IT managers for an upgrade to BlackBerry 7 devices. One of the main issues with corporate IT departments is in my opinion that they don’t like upgrading devices, because it’s expensive and it takes time. Well with this […]

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Official OS: Porsche Design BlackBerry P’9981 OS 7.1.0.428 from SmarTone HK

Software Name: BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1424 (All Languages) File Name: 9981jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1424_PL5.1.0.338_A7.1.0.428_SmarTone_HK.exe Download Size: 274 MB Language: English Published Date: 05/22/2012

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Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9900 OS 7.1.0.428 from SmarTone HK

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1424 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.1424 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.428 Software Platform: 5.1.0.338 File name: 9900jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel1424_PL5.1.0.338_A7.1.0.4 28_SmarTone_HK.exe File size: 270.17MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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Reminder: Download your BlackBerry Thank You Gifts before They Get Gone!!!

Remember the deadline is approaching if you want to download your Thank You Gifts For Blackberry 7 devices! The promotion ends on May 31! With the Compliments of BlackBerry FREE Apps for OS7! The FREE applications will be available until May 31st. You will be able to grab applications like BeWeather, Endomondo Sports Tracker Pro, Fixmo Tools, Screen Muncher […]

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New BlackBerry commercials arrive in the UK

Today RI has released three new BlackBerry commercials in the UK that highlight what they feel are the best-selling features of the BlackBerry 7 devices.  The basic premise behind all of the commercials are that “There are people who don’t, and people who do”.  This theme was previously seen in some advertising that came out a […]

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BlackBerry 7 and 7.1 Operating Systems Approved for Use by Australian and New Zealand Governments

Sydney, Australia – In conjunction with the release today of the BlackBerry® 7.1 Operating System in the Australian market, Research In Motion (RIM) announced that BlackBerry® smartphones running the BlackBerry® 7.0 and 7.1 Operating Systems (BlackBerry 7) have been successfully evaluated and approved for Government use by the Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) of the Australian […]

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Official OS: BlackBerry Bold 9930 OS 7.1.0.355 from C Spire Wireless

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1189 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.1189 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.355 Software Platform: 5.1.0.288 File name: 9930AMEA_PBr7.1.0_rel1189_PL5.1.0.288_A7.1.0.355_C_Spire_Wireless.exe File size: 207.62MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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RIM Introduces the BlackBerry Bold 9900 Smartphone in Russia

Moscow, Russia – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900 smartphone will be available for business customers in Russia through RIM authorised carrier partners Mobile TeleSystems (MTS) and Vimpelcom. The BlackBerry Bold 9900 smartphone is the thinnest BlackBerry smartphone yet and the first to offer the perfect union […]

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How to use BlackBerry Parental Controls from Inside BlackBerry

While RIM has taken a lot of crap about not keeping up with the consumer market, I for one see a lot of teens and younger kids with BlackBerry devices out in public.  I am assuming the main reason is that there are affordable devices that provide free messaging with BBM, something that I know […]

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Blackberrys in Canada Soon to Double as Credit Cards

Canadians may soon be able to pay for purchases with a quick tap of their smartphones after a major bank and the country’s largest wireless carrier struck a deal to embed credit card information on handsets equipped with a chip to transmit data.

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Official OS:BlackBerry Curve 9320 OS 7.1.0.398 from Brightpoint Australia

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1319 (Asia) Package Version: 7.1.0.1319 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.398 Software Platform: 9.49.0.31 File name: 9320Asia_PBr7.1.0_rel1319_PL9.49.0.31_A7.1.0.398_Brightpoint_Australia.exe File size: 205.74MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9350 OS 7.1.0.355 from Cellular South

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1189 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.1189 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.355 Software Platform: 5.1.0.288 File name: 9350_9370AMEA_PBr7.1.0_rel1189_PL5.1.0.288_A7.1.0.355_C_Spire_Wireless.exe File size: 204.37MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

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