The 12 Days of CrackBerry Holiday Giveaway to Sponsor Contest Tied to Traditional Holiday Song

INVERNESS, FL--(Marketwire - December 19, 2007) -, the number one site for BlackBerry users (& abusers!), is conducting the first ever "12 Days of CrackBerry Holiday Giveaway." Following the lyrics of the Christmas classic, the version includes presents that are much better suited to users of Research in Motion's ubiquitous and addictive BlackBerry smartphone.

Registering for a chance to win is easy and free by simply visiting the website and logging into the 12 Days of CrackBerry Holiday Giveaway contest forum. Within the forum, each day of CrackBerry has its own contest thread, which poses a BlackBerry-related question. Providing an answer automatically gets the participant entered for a chance to win one of that day's prizes.

"We wanted to do something special this holiday season that would both reward our awesome BlackBerry community and also encourage new members to use the site's help and discussion forums," said Kevin Michaluk,'s founder and community editor. "The added twist of having entrants respond to questions to be eligible for a chance to win was our way of helping members familiarize themselves with the types of information that are available at This will definitely come in handy should a BlackBerry owner need help down the road."

The 12 Days of CrackBerry Holiday Giveaway is co-sponsored by, the most recognized and successful BlackBerry-specific store in the online space, offering a huge selection of competitively priced cases, Bluetooth headsets, memory cards, charging cradles, car kits, batteries and more.

12 Days of CrackBerry -- How it Works:

The 1st Day of CrackBerry will feature one "present." On the 2nd Day of CrackBerry two "presents" will be given away. By the 12th day, there will be 12 presents. In total, there will be 78 BlackBerry-related prizes to be won, including BlackBerry cases, Bluetooth headsets, BlackBerry software and even a new BlackBerry smartphone. Each Day's contest thread will close at 11:59pm CST the day prior, with the winners being announced at 12 noon CST on each Day of CrackBerry.

"To get in for the best prizes and most chances to win, it's best to register early," said's Michaluk.


Launched in February 2007, has quickly become one of the Internet's leading smartphone community websites, appealing to users of Research in Motion's BlackBerry handheld device. is updated daily with news and reviews from the BlackBerry and smartphone world, features an active forum community where members can receive help and offer their expertise to BlackBerry-related issues and provides free ringtone and wallpaper downloads via the site's user-contributed galleries.

Contact Information: For more information on the 12 Days of CrackBerry, contact: Kevin Michaluk Annie Gladue Jedemi Communications for 415-302-8990