Tag: Blackberry

DST 2007 Patches for Blackberry

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What a pain, this shift in Daylight Savings Time has burned more IT cycles for less benefit than anything I can remember. In any case, a Blackberry is completely messed up, so check “Blackberry”:http://www.blackberry.com/DST2007/patch/index2.shtml for the patching needed. You have to download something to your PC and then sync it to your blackberry. And the…

Blackberry Unlocked or from Carrier

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!>http://onlinestorez.cingular.com/cell-phone-service/images/equip/medium/medium_blackberry_8700.jpg!:http://mpire.com/buyers/results.page?query=blackberry+8700+unlocked Right now the carriers are only giving a $100 rebate on Blackberrys, so if you are going to use it and don’t want to get locked into a plan, it makes more sense to use “mpire”:http://mpire.com/buyer/results.page?query=blackberry+8700+unlocked+ to find one. I see one for $400 right now, whereas “Cingular”:http://onlinestorez.cingular.com/cell-phone-service/cell-phones/cell-phones.jsp?q_sortOrder=Price&RFlow=A&source=INC230056&zip=98004 has a similarly new one for…

Mobile Blackberry site

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!>http://mobile.blackberry.com/mss/content/home/images/screen_home.jpg!:http://mobile.blackberry.com Well, it is almost impossible to discover, but Blackberry has for its latest models running Blackberry OS 4.1 a very cool site that free games, ringtones and other such stuff. It called “mobile.blackberry.com”:http://mobile.blackberry.com and for some reason is buried in the help menu. The best way is to type it into your blackberry browser…

Rebooting Your Blackberry

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Hat tip to the folks at “Blackberrycool.com”:http://www.blackberrycool.com/2005/03/15/00275/ for these tips that give you the equivalent of CTRL-ALT-DEL for your Blackberry: * If you have a 72xx, 75xx or 77xx then if the Blackberry crashes, you get back by holding ALT+CAP+DEL to reboot the device if you have Blackberry software V3.x or earlier. These are usually…