1. bippy's Avatar
    I wake up Saturday morning and decided I "needed" a smartphone so before anything else we stopped at the Verizon Store. I was totally open to either a Treo as I am a long-time Palm user or a Blackberry which are big at work (large hospital). After looking at all the (limited) choices, I ended up getting a Blackberry 8830 World Edition. As my subject suggests, I love it. I'm telling myself to be reasonable and sensible with my usage but I can see where it can get out of hand. Time will tell! Nice to be here!

    Lori
    09-06-07 06:28 PM
  2. Giavanna's Avatar
    Welcome to the forum Lori. We know you will love the forum as much as you do your 8830. You will learn and have fun as well. Members, mod's and administrators are the nicest people you will ever have the pleasure of getting to know.

    Gia
    09-06-07 06:30 PM
  3. DubyaEl's Avatar
    Welcome, Lori! As Gia said, CB is the GREATEST!!!

    I'm a reformed Treo owner, too (650). Feel free to drop over to the CB Gals thread over in Off-Topic.
    09-06-07 06:44 PM
  4. Solachica's Avatar
    Welcome and enjoy !

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    09-06-07 08:04 PM
  5. bippy's Avatar
    Thank you all!
    09-07-07 11:14 AM
  6. anon(153966)'s Avatar
    Welcome to CrackBerry.com.

    Enjoy your stay
    09-07-07 12:16 PM
  7. PatH's Avatar
    Welcome Lori Im also new here. This is a awesome forum,Ive learned alot so far.
    09-07-07 05:51 PM
  8. ualman's Avatar
    Hi Lori and PatH,
    As the people above me have mentioned, you will love your bb and this site and will be completely addicted soon!
    This site is the perfect place if you have questions.
    09-08-07 06:43 AM
  9. mattmarenic's Avatar
    Welcome to BB Club...
    09-08-07 06:57 AM
  10. renegade37918's Avatar
    welcome bippy
    09-08-07 10:08 AM
  11. RadioMonkey's Avatar
    Welcome Bippy. I've had my 8830 for about two weeks now and I can't hardly put it down. I even take it and put it on the nightstand next to my bed at night(something I never dreamed of with the Treo 700p). By the way, very smart choice NOT going with the Treo. I went through a total of six of them in my first two year contract...never again. The first week or so with the BB was quite a learning curve, but I'm quickly adapting and absolutely love it. As so many former Treo users have said about the Blackberry...IT JUST WORKS.
    09-08-07 03:48 PM
  12. Giavanna's Avatar
    Welcome PatH to the forum. May you enjoy your stay here as much as all of us do. Also, you might want to drop by the social threads as well. You learn and have fun.............the best of both worlds.
    Gia
    09-08-07 04:52 PM
  13. Panooknrs62's Avatar
    Hi everyone,
    I just got a blackberry 8300 last saturday. Love at first site. I am a nurse i work 3-11 and Ive been up every night since i got it till 5am in the morning after i get home from work. I have learned so much my self just looking and digging. I cant get any help from tech support I have figured alot of it out on my own. I just joined the website I have been looking an reading and this site is very helpful... so I am here Love my blackberry I fall asleep with it and wake up with it..... Im a addict hahaha.
    Last edited by Panooknrs62; 09-08-07 at 04:59 PM. Reason: spelling
    09-08-07 04:58 PM
  14. PatH's Avatar
    Thanks Gia as soon as 8820 comes out,im sure ill have lots of questions. I am really glad I found this forum.
    09-08-07 06:54 PM
  15. Giavanna's Avatar
    Paonooknrs,

    Glad you joined the forum. You will love not only things you never knew the blackberry was capable of doing but you will also get to know great people in this forum!!

    When you have down time you should also come over to the off topic discussions like the crackberry gal thread or the crackberry players club. Warm people & lots of fun.

    Gia
    09-09-07 12:31 PM
  16. whymista's Avatar
    Yea I definitely understand your love for the 8830. It was my first smart phone and I'm definitely glad I took the plunge. Great forum, great device!

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    09-13-07 08:42 PM
  17. JulieAS's Avatar
    This is my first visit to this site and I have learned so much about my phone, that if i didn't visit i would have never figured out for myself. This site is awesome. :-)
    09-22-07 06:07 PM
  18. renegade37918's Avatar
    Welcome julie. Hope you enjoy your stay. Every monday here. There is new info to be learned with blackberry 101.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    09-22-07 07:46 PM
  19. Giavanna's Avatar
    Welcome to the forum Julie! Great people, fun and you learn about things you never knew the blackberry could do!

    By the way, your photo is very pretty too.

    Gia
    09-22-07 10:20 PM
  20. whymista's Avatar
    Welcome and yes you will be addicted.

    I cant get enough of this site or my phone. I literally live with it 24/7.

    My gf has gotten mad that I seem to never put it down even when we go out
    09-24-07 02:10 PM
  21. miguel_loves_jesus's Avatar
    Ive had my crackberry curve 8300 for about 2months now and i am just in love with it. Cehck this out: im on the transit/bus and im using my crackberry to write this!!!! Aint that amazing!!!!! Oh and another thing, if ur like me and send any avg of 50txt a day, u might wanna consider the mobile memory card which gives u more space. I even got my music on here.....this crackberry is better than the iphone lol......yep thats my story

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    09-24-07 07:54 PM
  22. TheAznBradPitt's Avatar
    welcome to the site
    03-17-08 03:38 AM
  23. JazzeeJEF's Avatar
    Welcome!!!
    03-17-08 09:40 AM
  24. Bedrock's Avatar
    Hello and welcome aboard.
    03-19-08 08:04 AM
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