Blackberry promised to bring in more features for BBM this year, particularly the addition of voice chats and channels, two of which what makes them unable to compete with the likes of whatsapp and viber. And now after a month of beta testing, the company has finally fulfilled it’s promised as the app has been updated with tons of new features.
Two of the most noteworthy addition to the app is voice calls and BBM channels, … Continue reading
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BlackBerry’s BBM for Android has been quite a hit with millions of downloads in just it’s first week. But it still faces some criticisms as it’s features still lacks compared to other IM apps. But the good news is that BlackBerry intends to face those criticisms and improve BBM come 2014.
BlackBerry’s first plan for BBM in 2014 is to add BBM Voice and BBM Channels. If you notice, both features are already available for current BBM users … Continue reading
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Just a month ago, BlackBerry had made a deal with several Android OEMs where BBM will come as the default IM app for their upcoming devices. And today the company has made another deal but this time, with a major player in the mobile world – LG.
According to BlackBerry’s press release, The G Pro Lite will be the first LG device to come with BBM pre-installed in it.
“People across the globe are using BBM to connect … Continue reading
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BlackBerry has announced via press release that they will be teaming up with several Android OEMs where the BlackBerry Messenger app will soon come pre-installed on a number of Android devices that will be launched in Africa, Indonesia, India, Latin America, and the Middle East – places where BBM has gotten the most success. This somewhat confirms BBM’s competitiveness in the crowded and fast growing instant-messaging platform market.
The Manufacturers that BlackBerry would be working with are Brightstar, Celkon, … Continue reading
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BlackBerry Messenger or BBM for short, has just resumed it’s availability on iOS and debuted for Android yesterday. And according to BlackBerry, BBM has racked up more than 10 million downloads in its first 24 hours.
“I’ve seen reports of apps that launched with 1 million downloads in a day, but over 10 million? Amazing,” BlackBerry executive Andrew Bocking said on the company’s blog.
BBM scored 5 million downloads in its first 8 hours, garnering mostly positive ratings … Continue reading
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After being delayed for a month, BBM for both Android and iOS is finally out on Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
With BBM you can see in real-time if someone is writing a reply to you, or if you message has been sent and read. Right now, BBM allows you to chat with up to 30 users at a time and you can share documents, voice notes, files, photos and more. Eventually, BBM Video Chat and Screen … Continue reading
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