BBM has updated to version 10.3.12.27 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, this update brings sponsored ads via BBM Channel posts along with the 16MB file sharing limit as we reported earlier, the update is for BBM legacy users as well as BlackBerry 10 users.
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.
WhatsApp founder Jan Koum announced today they will be moving into voice which is something BBM has had for quite some time in BBM Voice and recently added to it’s Android and iOS apps. Jan Koum did state that voice will be coming to BlackBerry phones as well. Koum says “we are going to introduce […]
BlackBerry has just sent out a press release (full press release below) letting us all know that in the coming months they will be releasing versions of BBM that will work with Windows and Nokia X devices. BBM will be available from the Windows Phone Store this summer and for the Nokia X through their […]
Here’s some great news that all of you can share with family and friends that may have Android Gingerbread device (or even if you have one), BlackBerry has just released a version of BBM that will run on that device. When BBM first went cross-platform it was only available devices with Ice Cream Sandwich and […]