BBM for iOS and Android was (eventually) released in October 2013. BBM for Windows Mobile was announced at MWC in February 2014, 5 months later (including Oct). Now, according to John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry, Windows Mobile users could see BBM for WP being released as early as May.
BlackBerry has released an update for BBM in the Beta Zone adding to the stickers, the first beta build contained free stickers, this one contains paid sticker packs that you could actually purchase. Sponsored content also got touched up in this build, new core functions were added to this build of BBM as well.
For all you folks that that have the app Power Tools from Toysoft Development installed on you BlackBerry 10 device we have some great news. Danny (the developer) has just informed us that his latest update to the app is now available in BlackBerry World. With this version you can now setup custom LED’s and […]
With so many options out there when it comes to messaging apps, and all this talk about how secure our devices are from prying eyes BlackBerry has decided to bring us up to date about the security and privacy that exists within BBM. With BBM going cross platform as well as introducing so many new […]
Yesterday we posted how BlackBerry has started testing ads within BBM via beta app, today Jeff Gadway head of product and brand marketing for BBM clears the air and lays out BlackBerry’s plan for ads within their cross-platform IM, in short ads will be present during a BBM chat. See all the details below on how […]
Safe to say the BBM team has heard user feedback and has responded as BBM’s new file transfer limit will be upped to 16MB, we reported on this yesterday but now we have a definite number. Finally as you can see from the image above the next release of BBM will support photo sharing in multi person […]
Great news! Well it seems like the 6 megabyte file sharing transfer limit on BBM just might get an increase according to Jeff Gadway from the BBM Marketing team. While he didn’t necessarily state an increase, the much requested feature of a 6MB limit increase will finally get “addressed” on the next version of BBM. […]
BlackBerry’s head of enterprise, John Sims, said the BBM team is working with potential partners to add money transfer and payment options to BBM. “Money movement is an important thing.” says John Sims. We have reported on this before as it is currently available in some countries through certain banks called BBM Money.