07/13/2010, The folks over at RIM have released a new video showing its upcoming BlackBerry 6 mobile operating system, showcasing its fluid user interface, along with some new applications and features. Improvements include things such as a redesigned home screen, universal search, context-sensitive pop-up menus, revamped browser powered by WebKit, and social networking applications. Check out the video after the jump.
07/12/2010, If you’re on a CDMA network and hope to see BlackBerry OS 6.0 make an appearance, you will have to wait until next year at the very least. It seems that Kaufman Bros. analyst Shaw Wu has poitned out that said OS is currently in the “beta testing” phase, where it ought to ship with its first GSM device (most folks speculate that it is the BlackBerry 9800) before September […]
06/09/2010, Want more details on the upcoming BlackBerry 9670 clamshell and BlackBerry OS 6? Turns out that the folks over at Driphter have managed to get hold of the device, and it’s running BlackBerry OS 6. From the looks of it, this device is headed to Sprint, and is running on a CDMA network. Check out two vides of the device and OS 6 after the jump. Details discovered include:
06/04/2010, The founders of the Kazaa P2P program are back in the music download scene with the launch of Rdio, a legal music streaming service. The service offers per-track streaming from the web and on mobile devices for a fee. The iPhone and BlackBerry mobile apps are already available, and the Android-version is also on the way. Interesting features of this new service are that users will be able to share […]
06/04/2010, Rumors of an update to the BlackBerry Bold 9700 have been popping up from time to time, and now it’s been suggested that the rumored device, the Onyx II, will essentially be a BlackBerry Bold 9700 that packs 512MB of RAM, a 5-megapixel camera and more importantly offer BlackBerry OS 6 with a Webkit browser. Another possibility is that this device will offer OpenGL support, though this is far from […]
05/21/2010, What’s so different about this image of the BlackBerry Bold 9800? Well, it sports a new browser which will come with BlackBerry OS 6.0, and it does seem as though launching a new browser window in a tab format will be very similar to the method found on the iPhone and Android smartphones, which is clicking on the + sign. No idea on the maximum number of tabs which can […]
05/04/2010, We’ve seen many leaked pictures and photoshopped pictures over the years, but if there were a crown for the worst quality picture, this leaked picture would probably get a prize. It appears to depict a BlackBerry slider phone running the upcoming BlackBerry OS 6. In all honesty, the smart money is on this picture being a bad photoshop job, but of course, it’s nice to visualize what the upcoming devices […]
04/27/2010, Can’t wait to see what all the fuss about the upcoming BlackBerry OS 6 is about? Well, the folks over at RIM have posted a rather nice video introducing you to the new OS. Check out the full video after the jump, and let us know what you think via the comments section.
04/20/2010, If you’re a BlackBerry user, chances are you would be extremely interested to know just what BlackBerry OS 6.0 has in store for you. We do know that this version will come witl multi-touch capability alongside a powerful browser as well as an all-new media player to make the upcoming BlackBerry range of devices more multimedia-centric. Tabbed browsing is supported in BlackBerry OS 6.0, while its media player does resemble […]
03/19/2010, This is far from confirmed, so take it with a pinch of salt. A picture of what is claimed to be the upcoming BlackBerry OS 6 has been leaked. To be honest, it looks quite a bit like the concierge app that was on show a while back, so this could be another Photoshop job. If it is true, what do you think about it? It seems a tad cramped, […]
02/04/2010, Now this is travesty of the highest level – seeing the BlackBerry 8220 4.6 OS run on a Nokia 5700. Of course, it has its fair share of doubters initially as they were wondering whether the Nokia 5700 was just displaying an image of the BlackBerry OS, but programming supremo Selith came up with a video instantly to make sure that all doubts were transformed into admiration. Let’s put him […]
02/02/2010, Are you a huge BlackBerry fan? Well, a lot of us are, so it’s great news to get wind that RIM has started to work on OS 6.0. Details aren’t available just yet, but aside from OS 6.0, it’s said that RIM is also busy with OS 5.2, which should debut sometime this year. Are you looking forward to and update from RIM, or do you think that whatever version […]
10/25/2009, We mentioned that BlackBerry OS 5.0 will be released today, so here’s news of the official software update. In order to get it up and running, load BlackBerry Desktop Manager for PC or Mac and accept the prompt when they ask to update your handheld. Alternatively, you can pay a visit here (www.verizonwireless.com/storm). For those who have already updated, what are your thoughts about it? Does it turn the Storm […]
08/11/2009, Folks who recently picked up the BlackBerry 8520 might be interested to know that a new OS 188.8.131.526 has leaked. As with any other unofficial releases, bear in mind that you ought to make a backup of all your information within before going ahead, since there is always a small chance that Murphy’s Law might kick in and you end up bricking your handset.