Sprint Brings Mobile Hotspot Capabilities to Latest BlackBerry OS 7 Devices

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U.S. wireless carrier Sprint is updating its latest BlackBerry Bold 9930 and BlackBerry Torch 9850 smartphones to BlackBerry OS 7.1, which brings mobile hotspot capabilities to these new BlackBerry devices on Sprint’s 3G Now Network. Mobile hotspot capabilities would allow these BlackBerry phones to share their 3G mobile broadband connections over WiFi to other WiFi-capable […]

BlackBerry Bold 9790, WhiteBerry 9900 Seen in Rogers Ad

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Several new BlackBerry smartphones were seen in a leaked advertisement for Canadian carrier Rogers, including the un-announced BlackBerry Bold 9790 along with the white version of the Blackberry Bold 9900 and BlackBerry Curve 9360. Though RIM has yet to announced the BlackBerry Bold 9790, that smartphone has appeared in a number of leaks. Combining the […]

AT&T Launching Three New BlackBerry 7 Handsets in November

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AT&T has announced that it will be launching three new BlackBerry 7 handsets this month including the long awaited BlackBerry Bold 9900, the BlackBerry Torch 9860 and the  BlackBerry Curve 9360. Two of them, the Bold 9900 and the Torch 9860, will be available starting November 6th while those looking to get the Curve 9360 […]

Porsche Design P’9981 Smartphone From BlackBerry Now Official

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Research in Motion and Porsche Design have now made the Porsche Design P’9981 smartphone from BlackBerry now official. The P’9981 is essentially the BlackBerry Bold 9900 series with a different external shell to highlight Porsche Design’s minimalist industrial design. This will be RIM’s first collaboration with a luxury brand to release a smartphone and RIM […]

BlackBerry Knight: A Collaboration Between RIM and Porsche Design

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The BlackBerry Knight has been leaked before, revealing an angular shaped BlackBerry smartphone with specs matching those of Research in Motion’s latest flagship Bold 9900 series. In what was previously dubbed by some as ‘the ugliest BlackBerry,’ we now know that the device is a collaboration between RIM from the technology perspective and Porsche Design’s […]

Spec Showdown: iPhone 4S vs Galaxy S II vs HTC Titan

We’ve already shown you how Apple’s latest iPhone, the iPhone 4S, stacks up against the iPhone 4, and now, thanks to Android Central, we have a very clear cut way to show you how it stacks up against competition outside of Apple products. Unfortunately, we can’t quite put it up against the likes of the […]

T-Mobile Hosting Sale on Every Smartphone and Tablet on September 24th

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T-Mobile has announced that it will be discounting every single smartphone and every single tablet in its arsenal on September 24th. And yes, if you’re looking for a mobile broadband device, those will also be on sale as well. T-Mobile’s sale is an effort to mark the arrival of its new Value plans. Now, unfortunately, […]

iPhone 5 Competitors: The Best iPhone Alternatives

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We’re still not exactly sure when Apple is going to announce or release the next iPhone, or iPhones, but we have a pretty good feeling that a launch will be taking place in September or October. If true, the iPhone 5 is going to be up against some stiff competition, arguably, the most serious competition […]

RIM’s Newest BlackBerry Smartphones Captivates Enterprise Customers, But Fails to Excite Consumers

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RIM’s latest BlackBerry push–an aggressive one with many models available on multiple carriers running the latest BlackBerry 7 operating system–may still present troublesome news for the Canadian smartphone-maker. Despite garnering a lot of buzz and interest, Canaccord Genuity presents its findings that these smartphones fail to excite consumer interest, despite better hardware and the inclusion of […]

T-Mobile USA Discounts BlackBerry Bold 9900 Pricing for RIM Developers

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If you’re a BlackBerry developer and are interested in T-Mobile USA’s network, you may want to check out the new BlackBerry Bold 9900. The device is offered for a stiff $300 to consumers, but T-Mobile is willing to sell the flagship BlackBerry smartphone to developers for only $199, giving the device a $100 discount. The […]

BlackBerry Bold 9900 Already Sold Out at T-Mobile

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Yesterday, the BlackBerry Bold 9900 officially went on sale on T-Mobile.com. Today, the BlackBerry Bold 9900 is officially sold out at T-Mobile.com. That’s right. The Magenta carrier’s first 4G enabled BlackBerry handset has sold out just 24 hours after the phone launched which must feel pretty good for both T-Mobile and RIM, especially since the […]

T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900 4G Now Available for $300

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Today is August 31st. And that means that a new BlackBerry device, arguably the best one ever made, has officially landed on T-Mobile. That’s right. The heralded BlackBerry Bold 9900 with 4G HSPA+ capabilities has finally landed after long last and it is now available over on T-Mobile’s website for a whopping $300 on a […]

T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900 Cheap at Walmart

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If you’ve been waiting to get a BlackBerry Bold 9900 on T-Mobile without the ludicrous $300 price tag attached to it, today is your lucky day because Walmart is currently offering the device up for pre-order for $120 with a new contract. Unfortunately, it’s going to take a new contract to get that price. Upgrading […]

BlackBerry Bold 9930 First Impressions: Achilles Heel is Battery Life

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There’s no denying that the BlackBerry Bold 9930 is Research in Motion’s best BlackBerry smartphone to date, combining the favorite and capacious keyboard of the historic Bold 9000 series with a modern and elegant design, glass touchscreen, optical trackpad, stainless steel band, and beautiful angles that make the design both modern and classic in the […]

T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900 Coming Soon, But Without Key Features

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While we’ve gotten the official details regarding Sprint and Verizon’s version of the new BlackBerry Bold, we’re still waiting on word about AT&T and T-Mobile’s Bold 9900. We have a feeling we’ll be seeing AT&T’s on or around August 21st and we’ve seen a rumored August 31st release date for T-Mobile’s device but it appears […]

Why Is the New BlackBerry Bold So Expensive?

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This morning, the rumors were confirmed. Sprint and Verizon will be offering the BlackBerry Bold 9930 for $250 on a new two-year contract and AT&T will presumably charge around the same for its model, the BlackBerry Bold 9900. I’ve been sitting here, thinking about this all morning and quite honestly, I still can’t put my […]

AT&T to Cripple BlackBerry Bold 9900 NFC Capabilities?

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AT&T may disable one of the future-facing technologies on the BlackBerry Bold 9900 when that device arrives on the carrier through software blocks that would cripple the near field communications, or NFC features, of the smartphone. The NFC market is expected to take off in the U.S. and globally as smartphone makers, carriers, banks, financial […]