Blackberry apps that let you work faster, better … outside the office

With the recent launch of BlackBerry App World, its online store for BlackBerry applications, Research in Motion recognized that for many "crackberry" users, the basic device is only the beginning. It's the growing

Published on: May 14th, 2009 Grant Buckler

Using Gmail and Google Calendar on your Blackberry now a piece of cake

Google Inc. is looking to pull more business users into its hosted Google Apps fold by making it easier for BlackBerry users to use Gmail and Google Calendar.The company late today unveiled the

Published on: May 6th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

iPhone, BlackBerry Curve win out in smartphone showdown

Enterprises and professionals looking to purchase new mobile devices can make choices, as consumers do, based on the first couple of weeks of positive hype and buzz. But unlike consumers, professionals' investment in

Published on: May 5th, 2009 Tom Yager

14 fabulous things you can do with your iPhone and Blackberry

Smartphones are intelligent, but with the 14 tips and tricks in this story, they could approach genius territory. We'll show you how to run seven separate devices from your iPhone, how to play

Published on: May 1st, 2009 Zack Stern

Using “folder” power to master your BlackBerry smartphone

BlackBerry smartphones come with a default set of folders for users to store software, including RIM's own standard tools--like its Calculator and Memo Pad applications--as well as third party apps and games. The

Published on: April 17th, 2009 Al Sacco

Palm Pre faces tough competition from BlackBerry, iPhone

Palm Pre faces tough competition from BlackBerry, iPhoneOnly four per cent of all cell phone users say they will consider a Palm purchase in the next 90 days. But the anticipated launch of

Published on: April 16th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Killer keyboard shortcuts for BlackBerry browser power

On the list of reasons why I admire Research In Motion's (RIM) BlackBerry operating system (OS), the sheer number of built-in, valuable keyboard shortcuts ranks near the top. These tricks help you navigate

Published on: April 15th, 2009 Al Sacco

The best GPS app for your BlackBerry

BlackBerry users seeking full-featured, GPS-based navigation applications with spoken turn-by-turn directions really don't have too many options. BlackBerry Maps, the default navigation app that ships with all new BlackBerry devices, offers maps and

Published on: April 13th, 2009 Al Sacco

Toronto developer’s Viigo top download on BlackBerry app store

Viigo, a mobile phone application from a Toronto developer of the same name has smashed its own download records in the first week of being hosted on the new BlackBerry App World.Viigo has

Published on: April 13th, 2009 Brian Jackson

First Look: BlackBerry App World Open for Business

The long-awaited BlackBerry App World opened its doors Wednesday, kicking off the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association show 2009 (CTIA 2009) in Las Vegas. BlackBerry App World is Research in Motion’s (RIM) effort to

Published on: April 6th, 2009 Ginny Mies

Five more no-cost BlackBerry apps that will blow you away

Time for more free BlackBerry software downloads. For more than a year now, I've combed the Web for the best free BlackBerry apps and delivered them directly to you. I've reviewed more than

Published on: April 1st, 2009 Al Sacco

BlackBerry photos don’t have to suck

The latest edition of Research In Motion’s (RIM) BlackBerry Connection newsletter went out yesterday, and the mailing included more than a dozen tips and tricks on how to improve your BlackBerry-digital-camera know-how. Most

Published on: March 26th, 2009 Al Sacco

Security expert won’t reveal iPhone hack for $10,000

None of the five smartphones slated for attack at last week's PWN2OWN hacking contest was compromised, a sign that security researchers have yet to adapt to the limitations of mobile, said the company

Published on: March 26th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Canadian radio content brought to your BlackBerry

Nation-wide radio station owner Corus Entertainment has partnered with mobile apps developer Viigo, to deliver free content to smartphones – starting with Web site content and eventually on-demand audio, according to company executives.Nine

Published on: March 24th, 2009 Brian Jackson