Today in the BlackBerry Holiday Hall of Fame: the BlackBerry Bold

How's that song go again? Deck the halls with boughs of BlackBerry. Fa la la la la la? That sounds about right... Well, expect hear that version a lot over the next few months, because BlackBerry has released a stunning array of phones for the holiday season. Which is why we've been featuring the whole pantheon of… » 11/17/11 3:59pm 11/17/11 3:59pm

BlackBerry Hints New OS 7 Phones For Today, as 9930 Is Leaked to Verizon

What's the best way to skirt over yesterday's announced redundancies? Announce via Twitter and Facebook that your first OS 7 phones are being announced the next day, and then ensure Verizon accidentally leaks a video of the 9930. » 7/26/11 4:00am 7/26/11 4:00am

BlackBerry Bold 9900/9930 Phone Combines Touch, Type and NFC in Slim…

It's been a long time coming, but finally there's a touchscreen BlackBerry in the same Bold body we all love (or hate.) Coming in a 4G HSPA+ 9900 flavor and CDMA EV-DO 9930 variant, the handset also runs on a newly-improved BlackBerry OS, numero 7. » 5/02/11 9:15am 5/02/11 9:15am

Video of Touchscreen BlackBerry Bold Montana Shows It's Better Than…

Back when I used a BlackBerry everyday, all I wanted was a touchscreen Bold for prodding the screen and actioning stuff. Nothing fancy, just a little light touching. This leaked video displaying the Montana shows it's responsive, but won't do much for impressing iPhone or Android users. » 4/11/11 10:02am 4/11/11 10:02am

The Best Smartphone on Every Platform

The most important thing about your next phone isn't what carrier it's on, how big the screen is, or even who makes it. It's the platform, stupid. So here are the best phones on every platform. » 11/30/10 3:00pm 11/30/10 3:00pm

Here Are Some Limited Edition BlackBerry Bolds For the Wayfarer-Wearing…

Limited to 10 of each color, these Bold 9780s have been created by fashion designer Bill Amberg for UK department store Selfridges. They may cost £1,000 each ($1,600) but my goodness that yellow-on-black is tickling my fancy. [Selfridges] » 11/12/10 5:20am 11/12/10 5:20am

BlackBerry Bold 9780 Runs OS 6.0 and Has A Better Camera

Not much has changed between the 9700 and 9780, save for the jump from 3.2MP to 5MP camera, and the latest OS version it's running, which is the multitasker OS 6.0 » 10/27/10 9:56am 10/27/10 9:56am

Dealzmodo: Samsung Fascinate, BlackBerry Bold 9700 For Free

Samsung's Galaxy S phone on Verizon, BlackBerry's Bold 9700 on T-Mobile and AT&T and Sprint's Sanyo Zio are all free this Friday from Best Buy. » 10/20/10 9:52pm 10/20/10 9:52pm

Unannounced BlackBerry Bold 9780 and OS 6.0 Shown Off In Video

Driphter.com's back with another leaked BlackBerry video, this time the Bold 9780 that we've been hearing so much about. It'll be one of the first to ship with OS 6.0, and could be why RIM's holding an event next week. » 7/29/10 8:50am 7/29/10 8:50am

Fighting Words From BlackBerry

RIM's so confident that its upcoming two flagship phones and OS 6.0 will pound the competition into mincemeat, their co-CEO Jim Balsillie has taken to using physics to express his excitement. It better not just be that flip-phone, RIM. [BusinessInsider] » 6/25/10 12:11pm 6/25/10 12:11pm

Amazon Offering All T-Mobile Phones For 1 Cent

Joining the Shack and T-Mobile themselves, Amazon's offering all T-Mobile phones—including the HTC HD2, Nokia Nuron, Motorola CLIQ, and the Blackberry Bold 9700 among them—for ONE PENNY until June 21, with a new 2 year contract. [Amazon] » 6/19/10 5:00pm 6/19/10 5:00pm

BlackBerry Bold 9800 Slider Renamed As Torch 9800?

BlackBerry's already got a couple product ranges—the Pearl, Curve, Bold and Storm—but according to the CrackBerry tipline, RIM could be adding another product name to the line-up. Will the Bold 9800 be the very first Torch phone? [CrackBerry] » 6/16/10 5:25am 6/16/10 5:25am

BlackBerry Bold 9650: The New BlackBerry to Buy on Verizon and Sprint

BlackBerry users who are stuck with CDMA-based carriers (like Verizon) now have another option in the form of the Bold 9650, replacing the Tour and its janky trackball with an optical trackpad. (Also, hello Wi-Fi.) » 4/26/10 8:30am 4/26/10 8:30am

BlackBerry Bold 9650 and BlackBerry Pearl 3G Leak Out

Whoops, looks like TheStreet.com pressed "go" on two new BlackBerry models early—the Bold 9650 and Pearl 3G. Nothing too outlandish if the site is to be believed, but looks like Sprint's got dibs on the Bold. » 4/26/10 3:03am 4/26/10 3:03am

BlackBerry Bold 9700 $200 Today on T-Mobile, Sunday on AT&T

This phone, the BlackBerry Bold 9700, you can buy today on T-Mobile or Sunday, Nov. 22, on AT&T. It's the standard $200 with a two-year blood contract (and on AT&T, mail-in rebate shenanigans required). Update: Yes, AT&T Premier customers can get it today. Everybody else has to wait until the 22nd. [T-Mo, AT&T] » 11/16/09 10:07am 11/16/09 10:07am

BlackBerry Bold Debuts in Soft, Virginal White

RIM very quietly just showed off the new BlackBerry Bold in white, with a white leather back that somehow manages to outdo the previous version in tackiness. It's due out on AT&T for $200, as usual, on October 18th. » 10/07/09 10:22pm 10/07/09 10:22pm