Archive for April, 2005

Extending Your Blackberry Battery Life

Apr 27, 2005: 

This tip comes from the ‘Mastering Your Blackberry Device’ presentation given by Andrew Bocking at WES 2005. Here is his tips on extending battery life.
1. Use the Auto On/Off feature (Options -> Auto On/Off) to have the device automatically power off and power on overnight.
2. When wireless coverage is not needed users should “Turn Wireless […]

How Do You Use Your Blackberry?

Apr 26, 2005: 

The Blackberry device is known mainly for email but it can be much more powerful than that. We want to hear from you on how you get the most out of your Blackberry! Things like how you use it, how it helps you with your job, what software do you have installed, how it has […]

Getting Started in Blackberry Development

Apr 26, 2005: 

As more and more Blackberry devices are sold in the world, there will be greater need for Blackberry applications. Actually let me check that, the need is already great. Even though more applications are being released for the Blackberry platform, we still lack far behind Palm and Windows CE users. The market is there and […]

How To Filter Your Message List

Apr 26, 2005: 

If you ever wanted to find a number that called or an older SMS and can’t find it through the hundreds of emails in your inbox, don’t worry. The Blackberry OS has pre-filtered hot keys that allows you to filter your message screen. Below is the list:
Alt + I - Shows all incoming messages.
Alt + […]

Your Blackberry vs. Your Thumbs

Apr 25, 2005: 

All Headlines News reports that, Orthopedists say they are seeing an increasing number of patients with a condition known as “overuse syndrome” or “BlackBerry thumb” – caused by increasing use of handheld devices. The American Society of Hand Therapists issued a consumer alert in January saying that handheld electronics are causing an increasing amount of […]

Orange Romania And RIM To Introduce BlackBerry In Romania

Apr 25, 2005: 

Orange Romania and Research In Motion today announced plans to introduce the BlackBerry® wireless platform to customers in Romania. Orange Romania will initially launch the BlackBerry 7290 Wireless Handheld(TM) and BlackBerry Enterprise Server(TM) v4.0.

Worldmate 2005 Professional - Reviewed

Apr 22, 2005: 

We recently announced the release of Worldmate Pro by Mobimate which they coin to be ‘the ultimate business traveler’s mobile companion’. We previously did a review of the older Worldmate program and were very excited to review this version, especially with the new features. The new features include International Flight Schedule, Travel Information Center, and […]

iEnterprises Announces CRM On the Go

Apr 22, 2005: 

iEnterprises, Inc. today announced the availability of “CRM on the Go”, its new wireless CRM application for the BlackBerry(R) platform, developed by Research In Motion . The application provides a strong ROI by extending existing CRM investments and increasing mobile workers’ productivity. CRM on the Go interoperates with any CRM platform including Siebel,, and […]

Classic Game Of Backgammon Now Available For The Blackberry

Apr 22, 2005: 

Algerware has just released a backgammon game for all the Blackberry handhelds. When we say all, we mean it, the game is fully compatible from the early 857/957 to the newest 7100 models. Features include full color graphics, 20 different difficult settings, play against another person or computer(non-network play), and Doubling Cube.
The game retails for […]