Quick Tips: Color your BlackBerry trackball

Sick of staring at that plain white trackball? If you've got a BlackBerry pearl, you can add some life to the nub. Randall Bennett shows you how to colorize your BlackBerry Pearl's trackball.

There's a not-so-secret secret that BlackBerry Pearl owners in the know have been using to impress the socks off those astute enough to notice the glowing neon ball at the center of the handset. And that it isn't glowing white.

The trick is owed to a little software application called ColorPearl, which beams out multihued lights from RIM's famous navigation pearl by taking advantage of...well, we don't want to spoil the plot. Tune into this Quick Tip video from CNET Producer Randall Bennett to see the amazing Technicolor sphere in action.

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