BBM and PayPal team up! Send money using PayPal through BBM!

BlackBerry and PayPal have teamed up to offer BBM users the ability to send and receive money using PayPal through BBM! “Starting today, the external beta will be available for BlackBerry, iOS and Android BBM users in Canada, and will roll out to other regions around the globe in the coming weeks.” Check out the […]

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BBM for iOS updated to v290.0.1.34

BlackBerry has rolled out an update to BlackBerry Messenger for iOS. This update is currently available in BlackBerry World. The update brings Bug fixes and performance improvements to the application. As you can see the update is not a large update like we have seen in the past, but hey its an update right? Head […]

BBM will be 10 years old on August 1st!

On August 1, 2015 BlackBerry Messenger will be 10 years old, talk about how time has flown by! Thanks to an article from Inside BlackBerry we now have a wee bit more history on how BlackBerry Messenger became BBM. Check out the article below and let us know what you think about it in the […]

The BerryReport Podcast is Back! Tonight at 8:30EST on Google Hangouts!

The legendary BerryReport Podcast is back this Monday! I will be joining Brad from BerryReporter.com as always, and we will be live on Google Hangouts! Come join us as we discuss the latest BlackBerry News, rumors, and anything else!  The show will start at 8:30 EST and we will be live on the BerryReporter Google […]

BBM for Android Updated in the Beta Zone; Adds Android Material Design

BlackBerry has pushed out a brand new update for BBM for Android. This update is currently available as a beta update that brings the anticipated UI update to Android Material Design and more. What’s new? Android Material Design has arrived! Material design is a set of design guidelines developed by Google. Inspired by paper and […]

BBM beta for iOS and BlackBerry 10 Updated!

BlackBerry has just rolled out a brand new beta update for BBM. This update takes the version to 10.9.x.6 and is available for both iOS and BlackBerry Users. The beta update is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. What’s new? This beta version of BBM introduces: Status Publisher on Feeds Tab: reading your friends’ […]

BBM Beta for iOS updated to v2.9.0.6

BlackBerry has rolled out a brand new update to BBM beta for iOS devices. This update takes the version to 2.9.0.6 and brings lots of bug fixes and improvements to the timed message and message retraction features. Check out the changelog below and let us know what you think about the update in the comments. […]

BBM for Windows Phone gets BBM Channels!

Windows Phone users using BBM will be happy to know that BlackBerry released BBM Channels for the mainstream Windows Phone user. If you are a Windows Phone user and you were not in on the beta BBM with Channels, Let us know what you think in the comments. Download BBM for Windows Phone here. Source: […]

BlackBerry has opened more beta testing spots for beta OS 10.3.2

If you have been feeling left out when it comes to beta testing OS 10.3.2, now maybe your chance to jump in. Yesterday afternoon BlackBerry published a survey in the BlackBerry Beta Zone application that lets you get inline to beta test the OS. It is NOT guaranteed that you will get in but it […]

BBM gets updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has just rolled out a brand new beta update for BBM. This update is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. What’s new? Hide Sticker Packs! No more holiday cheer? Haunted by your spooky Halloween Sticker Packs? Have we got news for you! This update includes the ability to hide Sticker Packs from the […]

BBM Channels now has the ability for multiple admins

Running a BBM channel by yourself can be hectic, when last months BBM update rolled around we saw the ability to add multiple admins to help cover posts and content. Today, BlackBerry has just made that feature available to all BBM Channel users. To set up your admins here is what you do: Create/sign in […]

BBM has the second highest user retention among 22 Android social and messaging apps

Thanks to a study from Quettra we now have the chance to look at the retention of 22 of the most popular Instant Messaging applications. Applcations include WhatsApp, Instagram, WeChat, Snapchat, Twitter and others. “BBM has the second highest user retention among 22 Android social and messaging apps tracked by Quettra.” A week after publishing […]

BBM Meetings updated to v10.3.1.108

BlackBerry has rolled out an update to BBM Meetings for both BlackBerry 10 and desktop version. BBM Meetings for Blackberry 10 is coming in at version 10.3.1.108 and the desktop version is sitting at 1.1.0.49624. BBM Meetings offers a fresh new take on mobile collaboration. With a mobile-optimized user experience, BBM Meetings allows on-the-go professionals […]

BBM Protected now available for Android and iOS devices

BlackBerry has just rolled out BBM Protected for iOS and Android devices. So, if you are looking for enterprise-grade secure instant messaging service then BBM Protected is what you have been looking for. BBM Protected offers an enterprise-grade secure instant messaging service with all the features of a consumer IM app, the hardening of on-premise […]

BlackBerry wants you to know everything about BBM custom PINs

Since last weeks BBM beta release everyone has been talking about the new BBM custom PINs. Well, it seems that BlackBerry wants you to know everything there is to know when it comes to the custom PINs, thanks to a new article from the Inside BlackBerry Blog. BBM Custom PIN Subscriptions are now available, and […]

BBM Beta for iOS and BlackBerry 10 updated; Adds custom PIN and no ad options

BlackBerry has just pushed out updated for BBM beta for both BlackBerry 10 and iOS. This limited BBM beta update bring both custom BBM PIN and an option for no ads! Check out the full change log for all of the new additions a know issues. What’s included in this first release of Subscriptions? Vanity […]

BBM for Android now available in the Amazon Appstore!

BlackBerry has released BBM into the Amazon Appstore for Android devices. As we already know BBM is available in every app store, but the Amazon Appstore until today. Here is what BlackBerry had to say: All you Android BBMers out there: the latest BBM for Android is now available on the Amazon Appstore. The Amazon […]

Winnie The Pooh BBM stickers now available in the BBM Shop

Winnie The Pooh BBM stickers have been released into the BBM Shop! The Winnie The Pooh stickers come to us thanks to Disney and can be purchased in the BBM Shop for just $1.99. Not only do you get Poohbit, Roo and Owl are all included too! Head on over to the BBM Shop to […]

BBM for iOS Beta Updated to v2.7.0.33

I am not sure how we missed this one but on Friday, BlackBerry rolled out a beta update for BBM on iOS devices. This update takes the version to 2.7.0.33 and adds Touch ID and passcode protection support for BBM. What’s new? Secure BBM with a passcode and Touch ID Select and delete multiple chats, […]

BBM for BlackBerry 10 Beta Updated

BlackBerry has just rolled out a brand new BBM Beta update in the BlackBerry Beta Zone! This update is unfortunately a limited release and brings sharing pictures in BBM Groups! I am sure this update will reach BBM users on iOS, Android and Windows Phone users at some point. What’s new? Share Pictures in BBM […]