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 11:59am 11/16/11 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 11:20am 4/29/11 11:20am

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 8:30pm 10/30/08 8:30pm

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 9:20am 10/14/08 9:20am

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 12:59am 9/11/08 12:59am