Cool and useful tips help you enjoy your BlackBerry phone to the max BlackBerry functions as a digital personal assistant, replete with phone, address book, calendar, e-mail, and to-do list capabilities. In addition, it serves as a portable media player with music, video, and a camera. This full-color guide is packed with useful tips, invaluable advice, and easy-to-follow shortcuts that help you quickly get acquainted with the BlackBerry and all it has to offer. Simple overviews show you how to do all the things you've come to expect from a smartphone, including sending and receiving e-mail and text messages, take pictures and videos, download third-party apps, use instant messaging, and enjoy social networking. * Features full-color, step-by-step instructions for getting savvy with your BlackBerry * Explores the varying features of the most popular BlackBerry models, including the Curve, the Pearl, the Bold, and the new Torch * Encourages you to use your BlackBerry for more than just e-mail and phoning * Features numerous color screen shots, helpful advice, and invaluable tips for getting maximum use of your BlackBerry phone The BlackBerry Companion is the ultimate companion to your BlackBerry!