Make your Blackberry look great with custom home screen images

The cloudy sky background that's set as your BlackBerry's default home screen image is okay...if you're into having a device that looks just like everyone else's. But wouldn't it be grand if you

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 25th, 2009 Al Sacco

iPhone, BlackBerry to slug it out for “mobile CRM” supremacy

See related story and video: Blackberries and CRM are a "great combination", says Canadian expert Businesses are likely to roll out customer relationship management (CRM) apps on popular smart phone handsets, such as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 25th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

10 sizzling productivity apps for your BlackBerry

Not long ago, the words "BlackBerry" and "software" didn't belong in the same sentence. Sure, yourBlackberry smart phone was capable of running software; it even came with a few applications installed. But if

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 20th, 2009 Liane Cassavoy

Flash for smart phones coming this year, Adobe says

See related article and video: What's so great about Adobe Flash Player 10? Adobe Systems Inc. has said it will release its first full-fledged Flash multimedia player for . smart phones by year's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 18th, 2009 Eric Lai

Stop DRM from becoming a “privacy nightmare”

Canadian iTunes users were delighted when Apple announced, last month, that it had cut deals with three of the largest music labels – Warner Music, Sony BMG and Universal Music Group – to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 17th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

RIM previews Bluetooth-enabled Blackberry accessory for your car

I just returned from a tour of Research In Motion's (RIM) BlackBerry booth at CES 2009, and though there were lots of noteworthy devices, applications and services on display-stay tuned to the Mobile

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 12th, 2009 Al Sacco

Top ten free apps to get the most from your BlackBerry

Your BlackBerry might be plenty powerful out of the box, but there are hundreds of third-party applications out there that can make the device even more useful. Adding the apps to your BlackBerry

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 8th, 2009 Logan Kugler

RIM determined to press ahead with hostile Certicom takeover

The New Year appears to shaping into a stormy one for Research in Motion (RIM) and it's not because of the galloping sales of its latest smart phone. The Waterloo, Ont-based maker of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 23rd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Five surefire ways to keep your BlackBerry secure

Not a day goes by without a new story about some security screw-up involving a lost or misplaced BlackBerry. This week, officials with John McCain's campaign mistakenly sold a BlackBerry to a Fox

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 19th, 2008 Joan Goodchild

Nokia E71 smart phone – feature-rich and great for business use

With all the hype around the BlackBerry Storm and the Apple iPhone these days, it is easy to forget that non-touch screen phones are still being released to the market – and really

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 18th, 2008 Brian Jackson

An easy four-step way to transfer apps between Blackberry smartphones

Getting a brand new Research In Motion (RIM) BlackBerry smartphone can be a life-changing experience. But how do you transfer the loads of personal information on your old device to that shiny new

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2008 Al Sacco

Top tips on managing your BlackBerry address book contacts, phone profiles

Most modern mobile phones give owners a vast amount of freedom when it comes to personalizing call and message alert profiles. But BlackBerry handhelds from Research In Motion (RIM) in particular are among the most customizable

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 1st, 2008 Al Sacco

Phones of the future: a glimpse at 10 devices

So you decided to take the smart-phone plunge in 2008 and pick up an iPhone 3G or a T-Mobile G1, based on Google's Android. That's great. But consider yourself warned: You might soon

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 26th, 2008 Daniel Ionescu

Smartphone OS showdown – What mobile platform reigns supreme?

Remember when a phone was just a phone? You'd no more give thought to its operating system than you would to the one that your microwave oven ran. Boy, have times changed. Today's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 24th, 2008 Harry McCracken