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

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… »11/16/11 11:59am11/16/11 11:59am

Two Great Samsung Android Phones Are Free at Best Buy

If the price at which you'd even remotely consider trying an Android handset is "zero," well, you're out of excuses. Today and tomorrow, Verizon's Samsung Fascinate and AT&T's Samsung Captivate are both free with a two-year contract. They're good! Although be forewarned that Bing is Fascinate's default search engine.… »4/29/11 11:20am4/29/11 11:20am

BlackBerry Curve 8900 Pallin' Around With the FCC, Coming to US Early Next Year

Almost immediately after news of a release date and lovely little price »11/13/08 7:25am11/13/08 7:25am on T-Mobile in Germany, RIM has as to the new Curve's US release: it's imminent, and should come within Q1 of next year. RIM is just with the FCC for now, but T-Mobile and AT&T are likely carriers for the neat little handset. Neither has…

BlackBerry Curve 8900 Gets Launch Date, $450 Price Tag in Germany

We knew it was coming to Germany first »11/12/08 1:15pm11/12/08 1:15pm, but there's new info that the BlackBerry Curve 8900 will hit the streets there mid-November, and at around $450 (360€) price for a contract-free handset. German T-Mobile subscribers can even get it for as low as $6.20 (5€) with the right kind of 2-year contract monthly plans:…

BlackBerry Curve 8900 First Impressions (Kills the Original)

RIM excels at many things, but keeping secrets ain't one of 'em, so we'd eyeballed the BlackBerry Curve 8900 (nee Javelin) quite a bit before this AT&T-branded one dropped in our laps. It's a Bolder version of the current Curve that improves it in basically every way: Lighter, tighter, but more powerful—and it feels… »10/30/08 8:30pm10/30/08 8:30pm

Blackberry OS 4.5 Firmware Now Available for T-Mo BB Curve

Blackberry Curve owners on the T-Mobile network will be happy to know that the new Blackberry OS 4.5 »10/20/08 6:20pm10/20/08 6:20pm firmware update is available for download. The new software adds video recording, a better browser, office doc editing, and an improved email experience. The upgrade can be yours by clicking the T-Mobile link . []

Turn Your BlackBerry Curve or Pearl Into a Shiny Storm In One Easy Step

That is, once you've put on the blinders necessary to peer only into the screen to enjoy this $7 theme add-on, which ditched the Pearl/Curve's rough quasi-future typography (thank God that has been changed) and icon set in favor of the Storm's slick new UI. The icons even look like they're being touch-clicked when you… »10/14/08 9:20am10/14/08 9:20am

BlackBerry Curve 8900 Out Next Month on T-Mobile Germany (Everywhere Else Shortly?)

Next month will apparently be a busy one for RIM. Besides launching its first ever touchscreen phone »10/09/08 5:20pm10/09/08 5:20pm, the Storm, they'll be pushing out on T-Mobile Germany, says the carrier's site. Formerly known , it brings the down to a smaller form factor. Unfortunately, it doesn't carry over 3G, but it will definitely be…

Wi-Fi-enabled BlackBerry Curve Coming to AT&T on Sept. 23

In case you don't feel like waiting an extra month for a Wi-Fi-enabled BlackBerry, AT&T will release the titanium variant of the BlackBerry Curve 8320 on Tuesday, September 23. According to the people at BlackBerry News, the new Curve will run OS 4.5 and cost $200 on a 2-year contract, with a $100 mail-in rebate if… »9/11/08 12:59am9/11/08 12:59am