Hi! It’s Springtime and the flowers and trees are exploding with color! I have two pear trees in my front yard and they are beautiful when they bloom. Using the camera on my Bold 9700, I took this photograph (this is unretouched…that means this is how it came out of the bb). If you click…

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Hi! Over the past 45 days, I’ve done some traveling for business and pleasure, internationally and domestically. I wanted to tell you about some of the tools and software on my Blackberry that served me well on my trips. This post is about 700 words long and will take you less than 5 minutes to…

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Hi! In July, I wrote about taking better photographs with your blackberry: you can see that post here. Today, we’ll talk about sending photos to others from your blackberry. When discussing using the camera on your blackberry, it’s important that you have a media card installed. That way, your photos are stored on the card,…

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Hi! Those of you with blackberrys, this one’s for you! Let’s look at some settings that I’ve used to make my blackberry less annoying. Two things used to bother me: the screen would become dim as I was using it, making the blackberry hard to use and the green led would constantly flash, causing the…

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Hi! If you’re a Verizon Wireless customer, this tip is important for you. Verizon doesn’t tell us to but we should be programming our phone on the network by dialing *228, pressing send, and selecting option 1. This is a free call and will give your phone the latest information it needs to work best…

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Hi! Has it happened to you? Your mobile phone, audio player (MP3, iPod), gaming device, GPS, Digital Camera, or other gadget runs low on battery power and you don’t have your charger to keep it going when you need it most. It’s happened to me with my blackberry and I hate that…so I looked around…

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Hi. For most of the day on Tuesday, the BIS (blackberry internet service) system was not working properly so that emails were being delivered to our blackberrys sporadically, if at all. It looks like the problem has been resolved but, for me, as of late Tuesday night, it’s still slow and delivery is not reliable.…

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Yes, it’s Friday and that means it’s Shortcuts! Today we’ll look at Blackberry home screen shortcuts. By default, Blackberry lets you dial directly from the home screen. That means that when you start typing a name, the phone app pops up with the number ready to dial. While that is cool, there are 15 shortcuts…

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Hi! Yeah, we’ve got cell phones: Blackberry, LG, Nokia, iPhone, whatever! Today, I want to tell you about an awesome website where you can get *free* ringtones for your phone! Ringtones are used when your phone rings (of course – duh!); they can also be used to notify you when you get a text message,…

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