Air Force Swaps 5,000 BlackBerry Devices to iPhones

“The Air Force is replacing 5,000 of its BlackBerry devices with Apple smartphones, in a broader move to eradicate the legacy devices in favor of more modern commercial technologies” Currently in use is a mixture of OS6 and OS7 Legacy devices so I can understand the need.. the requirement.. the demand to upgrade to “more […]

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Photo Studio Pro Update to 1.2.9.134

Photo Studio Pro pushed an update that shocked me a little… It has been said recently that legacy devices such as that on OS 5-7 will no longer be supported and I had presumed that a lot of developers would follow suit and give up on people on the old qwerty’s. The update consists of: […]

UberSocial Gets An Update For Older BlackBerry Devices

UberSocial for Legacy BlackBerry phones got an update to v1.419. UberSocial is a Twitter client that supports BlackBerry devices going as far back as OS4.5. Some of the features include: Features: Inner Circle Don’t miss Tweets from your BFFs – Create a “favorite users” list and save yourself hassle searching for their Tweets in your […]

50 Million BBM Voice Calls Placed since BBM 7 Launch

BlackBerry recently announced that more than 50 Million BBM voice calls have occurred since the launch of BBM 7.  This is pretty amazing considering BBM7 has only been available for 3 months and during that time it was only for OS6, OS7, and BB10 devices.  This boils down to over 500,000 Voice calls placed EVERY […]

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9380 OS7.1.0.746 from Mobilicity!

Software For BlackBerry® Curve™ 9380 smartphone BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2102 (All Languages) Package Version: 7.1.0.2102 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.746 Software Platform: 9.32.0.144 File name: 9380jAllLang_PBr7.1.0_rel2102_PL9.32.0.144_A7.1.0.746_Mobilicity.exe File size: 268.42MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Official OS: Porsche Design BlackBerry P’9981 OS 7.1.0.794 from Claro Paraguay!

Software For BlackBerry® P’9981 smartphone BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.2218 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.2218 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.794 Software Platform: 5.1.0.571 File name: 9981M_PBr7.1.0_rel2218_PL5.1.0.571_A7.1.0.794_Claro___Paraguay.exe File size: 260.31MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Magmic Having A Sale On Their Themes, Get Any Theme For 99 Cents

Magmic is one of the big theme makers. Lots of different themes to choose from. For a limited time all of these themes are only 99 cents! The themes cover a range of the older OS’ and even includes OS7. If there is one you were waiting for to come down in price, be sure […]

Add some style to your BlackBerry with iNew7 from Walker Themes

If you are looking for a new slick look for your BlackBerry you are going to want to take a look at iNew7 from Walker Themes.  The latest theme from Walker brings some awesome features that are compatible with older devices as well as OS7 ones.  Now remember that the OS7 version of this theme has […]

Sideswipe for BlackBerry Updated

We received an update from the SideSwipe team telling us that their software beta was just updated to a new version.

Contacts Cleaner App For Blackberry Smartphones

Nope, you can’t use it to clean your eye contacts. This app helps to clean out any extra contacts,duplicates of contacts. This is really helpful for someone who uses a Blackberry for Business use primarily and has a big contact list.

Cut The Thread Game For Blackberry

Cut The Thread isn’t really a good title for this game. I am thinking Feed The Puppy Something would be more accurate. In the vain of cut the rope, you must cut the thread to get the item to the puppy. It gets more challenging as you pass each level.

Camera Mute Now Available for OS7 BlackBerry Devices

Have you ever wanted to take a picture with your BlackBerry at a wedding or a recital but worried about the shutter sound disturbing people?  Camera Mute from Glibsoft  is the solution that you need.

Simpler BlackBerrys available in the US

Over the weekend the NY Times stated that Blackberry offers too much choice when it comes to is devices and that is hurting the brand. I disagree however on the fact that the number of devices is not the issue as there are only a few line series. 

Official OS 7.0.0.439 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810 from WIND Mobile

Wind Mobile just released OS 7.0.0.439 for the BlackBerry Torch 9810.  You can download it here. Via

Official OS: Blackberry Torch 9850 OS 7.0.0.374 From Verizon

Verizon has released OS 7.0.0.374 for the BlackBerry Torch 9850. OS 7.0.0.374 has a list of updates and changes. Hit the break for more info

FitDeck Mobile Now Supports OS7 Devices, Blackberry 9900 Users Can Also Do Duck Walk

FitDeck Mobile by mobileXware LLC can now support OS 7 devices and they did a fix for the Blackberry Bold 9900.

Got OS7 Questions? Get Them Answered On October 12th At Community Insider Event: BlackBerry 7 OS Support Q&A

This is the 2nd time that Inside Blackberry Help Blog is putting on an event like this. In July it was about Blackberry App World. The event will take place from Oct 12th at 9:00 AM EST to Oct 13th at 5:00PM with Annu Dawar answering questions and covering the topics. An example of what […]

BerrySync Connects Your Blackberry To Mozilla Firefox’s Saved Bookmarks On Your Home Computer And More

BerrySync just launched v1.0. This app essentially takes your Mozilla Firefox browser from home and puts it on your phone. You can access your bookmarks, open tabs and browser history all on your Blackberry by syncing your phone and computer. Check out the video and see how it works. Devices running OS5 or higher can […]

The Hockey News + Polar Mobile = Brand New Hockey Apps For Every NHL Team!

To coincide with the start of the hockey season in October, Polar Mobile teamed up again with The Hockey News to create team apps. That’s right, every NHL team will have their own app on Blackberry App World.

RIM’s new BlackBerry phones faring well with enterprise, consumer adoption slow

BGR is reporting that RIM’s newest OS7 devices specifically the flagship Bold 9900/30 model is selling extremely well with most enterprise users, while slowly catching on with consumers.  The last bit of that statement seems to be a bit off considering both Sprint and T-Mo have reported selling out of the device.  All and all […]