BlackBerry OS 6.0 Screenshots

Big news and changes on with the way with BlackBerry OS 6.0 and now we’ve got some authentic screenshots. The most important upgrade seems to be the all important browser and RIM seems to be checking all the vital boxes. The browser in BlackBerry OS 6.0 will be webkit based (like Apple’s Safari), will support multi-touch […]

Verizon BlackBerry Bold 9650 Specs Leaked, Release Date Set for May 27th?

Looks like someone got unauthorized access to Verizon’s Equipment Guide and scooped up details on the BlackBerry Bold 9650 coming to Verizon. First off, the launch date appears set for May 27th, but we all know things can change between now and then. As for specs, they seem pretty much in line with what we […]

Verizon BlackBerry Bold Coming in May?

BGR is reporting there will be a Verizon BlackBerry Bold that will land sometime in May. According to a screenshot from an internal Bank of America website that allows ordering of various phones, the BlackBerry Bold will be available on Verizon. We’ve yet to see an numeric naming convention for the Verizon BlackBerry Bold, but […]

Images Leak of Blackberry Slider, Possibly BlackBerry Storm 3

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Images have leaked courtesy of BBLeaks of the upcoming BlackBerry Slider, that could be the new BlackBerry Storm. The device looks like a RIM version of the Palm Pre, but with obvious RIM stylings. This is the first such device we’ve seen from RIM. Good photoshop job or the next BlackBerry Storm?

RIM Introduces WebKit BlackBerry Browser To Compete With iPhone

RIM today introduced a new WebKit based browser for the BlackBerry platform. WebKit is the same technology used in popular mobile browsers on the iPhone, Palm Pre and Android phones. They provide a more robust mobile experience that is more akin to what you have on your PC or Mac. According to RIM’s co-CEO Mike […]

RIM Introduces WebKit BlackBerry Browser To Compete with iPhone

RIM today introduced a new WebKit based browser for the BlackBerry platform. WebKit is the same technology used in popular mobile browsers on the iPhone, Palm Pre and Android phones. They provide a more robust mobile experience that is more akin to what you have on your PC or Mac. According to RIM’s co-CEO Mike […]

RIM Offering Limited Pre-Release of BlackBerry Twitter Client

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RIM rolled out a limited pre-release of their Twitter for BlackBerry app. The app was made available to a select few in the media, some of whom were provided a handful of codes to distribute. Early returns don’t appear very positive, but we’re holding out hope that RIM will make improvements before releasing to the […]

OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630 Now Available from Sprint

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Sprint has released BlackBerry OS 5.0.0.484 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The update is available via Desktop Manager. We expect the latest update will be available shortly in the BlackBerry Software Downloads area. For those of you upgrading, let us know how you make out. [via CrackBerry]

BlackBerry Outage Affecting North America

BlackBerry users throughout North America experienced an outage that started last night and still may be affecting some users. Starting Tuesday evening, BlackBerry users started to complain of email delays. RIM confirmed “delays” Tuesday night, but couldn’t pinpoint a timeline for correcting the issues. “Some BlackBerry customers in the Americas are experiencing delays in message […]

BlackBerry Email Down

RIM is confirming that BIS are experiencing trouble and email services in North America are delayed as a result. Some are reporting it’s completely down. If you are having email trouble, hang in there. RIM is working on resolving the issue.