Originally Posted by Mark Rejhon
Yes, you need BES/MDS to download software Over-The-Air!
You'll just have to hold your breath till 4.0 deployment or temporarily get http://www.myblackberry.us
at about $10 JSD per month.
Are you sure? I installed a bunch of (crappy) games on my berry a few months ago (OTA) and I wasn't on a BES/MDS at the time...