RIM Responds to 'Open Letter' Criticisms with More Nonsensical Business…

Why is it that RIM, when faced with legitimate criticisms about the state of its company, can only spit out garbled bullshit in response? The latest example lies within their retort to an open letter from a supposed senior-level RIM employee. » 6/30/11 4:34pm 6/30/11 4:34pm

Wow! New Blackberry Bold Looks a Lot Like... Old Blackberry Bold

A Blackberry 9900 prototype model turned up today, and our friends at Engadget took it for a spin. It's got a slick new carbon fiberish back piece and a decidedly iPhoney industrial design tweak, but mostly it seems like a standard Madden-of-smartphones Blackberry Bold refresh. [Engadget] » 6/24/11 3:38pm 6/24/11 3:38pm

Corrections: Amazon Has Been Selling BlackBerry Torch for $100 Since…

The post this morning claiming the BB Torch has been discounted for low sales was incorrect. Amazon has been selling the phone at $100 since launch, and we have corrected the original story to reflect this. » 8/17/10 6:12pm 8/17/10 6:12pm

BlackBerry's Getting a Music Store in September

RIM's signing up with 7Digital to bring a 6 million track library to BlackBerry phones starting September. The service will hit in "UK, US, Canada, France, Italy, Germany and Spain," and will be priced at the standard $0.99 track and $9.99 album model. [TGDaily via Electronista] » 7/13/09 4:57pm 7/13/09 4:57pm

BlackBerry 9630 is Verizon's Niagara World Edition?

Boy Genius's tipsters are telling them that an upcoming BlackBerry 9630 is Verizon's world edition phone, meaning you can travel overseas and DO STUFF WITH IT. » 2/27/09 4:16pm 2/27/09 4:16pm

Dealzmodo Hack: Overhaul Your Last-Gen BlackBerry

For most, cellphone trade shows mean carefree gadget porn. For some, they're an assault on beleaguered gadget egos. Last time we helped straggling WinMo users. Now, dear last-gen BlackBerry users, we're reaching out to you. » 2/19/09 4:00pm 2/19/09 4:00pm

Read the BlackBerry Leaked Storm User Manual Now, Because You Won't…

Go and download Crackberry's » 11/01/08 3:00pm 11/01/08 3:00pm leaked BlackBerry Storm user manual now, because we can guarantee that when you actually get your hands on the phone, you won't slow down to flip through all 249 pages to figure out how to add photos to your contacts. It's just a little over a meg, so if you're at all interested in the ,…

BlackBerry Storm Emulator Available For Download

Considering the heaps of information » 10/08/08 5:00am 10/08/08 5:00am available about BlackBerry's new touchscreen phone, including our , there will be little surprise left for consumers when the devices actually ship. Using BlackBerry's new Storm emulation software, released along with a suite of new development tools for the BlackBerry OS, you can…

Blackberry Storm Goes Live On Vodafone With 3D Tour, Official Spec Page

Vodafone just launched the Blackberry Storm » 10/07/08 10:22pm 10/07/08 10:22pm on (), complete with a 3D image that offers a full view of the phone and a link to the Storm's . Other than that, not a whole lot new here, just seems to (more or less) confirm what we already suspected. []

The Reality of Our Worst Airport Security Nightmare

Click to view » 9/19/08 1:00pm 9/19/08 1:00pmA year ago, MIT student Star Simpson arrived at an airport wearing an LED sweatshirt. And while this sweatshirt was not much different than we've featured on Gizmodo before, Simpson was tackled by security before going through months of media attacks and court processes to clear her name. In an…

BlackBerry Earrings Shows That You're Nerdy, Kinda Unstable

Those gals looking for the best way to score a business man that's a little too attached to his BlackBerry should look no further than these BlackBerry earrings. Not only does it constantly remind him that he should check his email, it shows that you're into his techno lust, which is hard to do short of actually… » 8/14/08 5:40pm 8/14/08 5:40pm

BlackBerry 9000 Reviewed Early (Verdict: Fantastic)

Crackberry, the BlackBerry fan site, bought a BlackBerry 9000 off of eBay for $828 and reviewed it. Why's this notable? Because the phone doesn't go on sale until July or August. This fact doesn't stop them from throwing lots of praise on the phone now, however, saying that the "9000 will leaves [sic] every other… » 5/06/08 1:35pm 5/06/08 1:35pm

Toyota bB Music Car


Seems I missed some of the big concept when writing about Toyota's bB car yesterday. So here's another shot: Imagine you are inside a digital audio player with wheels. That's the concept. Yes, the LCD is your window, the docking station is the gas tank. The speakers plug right up your... never mind. » 12/29/05 10:33am 12/29/05 10:33am

Jukebox on Wheels—Toyota 2box car bB


Toyota Japan is selling its full audio car bB with a big-time marketing campaign in cooperation with MTV. All models include the specially-developed Toyota music player that is integrated into the car as a standard feature. The high-end (Q version) is a 4WD with a nine-speaker system and costs about $16,000. The… » 12/28/05 11:14am 12/28/05 11:14am