Lewis Hamilton Tweets Photo Of New BBM Logo On F1 Mercedes Petronas

Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes F1 Petronas vehicle just got a new decal. And it will fit quite nicely with the other BlackBerry decals. The latest is a BBM logo. This isn’t the first time this car has been shown with the BlackBerry logos on it. Back in March, it was shown off at the Malaysian Mall, […]

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Press Release: BBM for Android and iOS will be available Sept. 21

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 18, 2013) – BBM(TM) – the iconic mobile social network – will begin rolling out for Android(TM) and iPhone(R) customers around the world from September 21. Previously exclusive to BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB) smartphones, BBM will be available as a free download in Google Play(TM) and the App Store(SM). Customers will be […]

BBM for Android ans iOS Said to Launch Friday, Sept. 20th

For the last few weeks we have been hearing multiple launch dates for BBM on Android and iOS. The newest date and time is said to be Friday, September 20th in Jakarta. This is not the first time us bloggers have heard this information according to emails that have been received by CB the timing […]

Enterprise Instant Messaging 3.1 on BlackBerry 10 is now available

BlackBerry has just released Enterprise Instant Messaging 3.1 for BlackBerry 10. The announcement comes from the BlackBerry Business Blog and below you will be able to find out about all of the features like “Tap to Call from Chat” and much more! BlackBerry Enterprise Instant Messaging allows your employees to continue their IM chat away […]

Check out this short “BBM for All” commercial

During The Amazing Race Canada, BlackBerry ran the below commercial letting Canadians know that BBM for everyone was coming soon! This lines up with the mystery event that is set to take place tomorrow September 18th. Check out the video above and let us know what you think about it in the comments. Was it […]

Celebrating one year of BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) in the Collins English Dictionary

BBM Abbreviation for 1. BlackBerry Messenger: an instant messaging application for BlackBerry devices Noun 2. a message sent or received using BlackBerry Messenger Verb 3. to send a message using BlackBerry Messenger One year ago today, the authoritative Collins English Dictionary added BBM to its comprehensive collection of up-to-date English words, reflecting the global popularity […]

Samsung’s Really Trying To Let Everyone Know About BBM

Samsung wants everyone to know that BBM is coming. They are really pushing the cross platform advertising. Here and there BlackBerry has mentioned that BBM is going to be here soon. But it definitely has not been promoted the way Samsung has been promoting it. As of late, the only real promoting BlackBerry has done […]

Top 10 Toronto Apps for Tourists on BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry has put together a great list of applications for tourists visiting Toronto during the TIFF. Check out the list below and let us know what you think about TIFF and the apps as well. Visitors to Toronto for the Toronto International Film Festival® have an ideal travel guide with BlackBerry® 10 features and applications. […]

BlackBerry Shows Off BBM on iPhone and Android at TIFF

Our good buddy @kuttysark has published the below picture on his Twitter account showing off BlackBerry Messenger running on the iPhone 5 with the caption “@Blackberry 10 #bbm4all #Tiff13 on iPhone 5 what! #BBElite #TeamBlackberry w/ @roxannekozak @kdblez @mike_trynoha pic.twitter.com/Ry19Gpt3c0″  This while the world awaits BBM to land on a device near them.Check out the […]

BlackBerry Confirms BBM For IPhone Was Submitted For Review Two Weeks Ago

Back in May it was confirmed that BBM was coming to both the Iphone and Android. Alex Kinsella who is BlackBerry’s Social Media Manager, tweeted the above news today. Since it has been in the review process for two weeks already, this should mean that the app should be available very soon. Apple can be […]

BBM Channels Updated to v10.2.20.32 in the Beta Zone

BlackBerry has just released an update to BBM Channels. This update to version 10.2.20.32 is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update includes a ton of enhancements and features. Be sure to check out the change log below. New Features: Search Enhancements: Users can now join a channel straight from the search results page! […]

BBM Running on the HTC First (Android OS)

Well as a lot of people sit wondering when they will see BBM on iOS and Android, a new video has popped up on YouTube thanks to BBOS. The video has since been removed (thanks to a request from BlackBerry), but can be seen here. The video shows off the HTC First which is a […]

BBM For Android And Iphone Home Page Shows FAQ

BlackBerry seems to have put up the home page for BBM for Iphone and Android. There’s a FAQ part that features a bunch of how tos on BBM. There’s not much you can do on the page other than sign up for updates when BBM launches. In the meantime you can sign up here. The […]

Wall Street Journal Is Saying BlackBerry Is Considering A BBM Spinoff

The Wall Street Journal is saying that BlackBerry is considering putting BBM into its own separate subsidiary. It would even have its own name, BBM Inc. The goal of the separation would be more independence for BBM. A direct quote from the article: Many of these planned offerings have been in progress internally for years. […]

Samsung Promotes Cross Platform BBM on Galaxy Line

There was an announcement a few months back regarding BBM going cross platform.  Samsung took the plunge and has started an advertising campaign focused on the introduction of this feature. Source: BlackBerry Empire

Samsung to offer BBM in Samsung App store for all GALAXY Smartphone devices

5th August, 2013 – Today, Samsung has announced that the upcoming BBM™ app will be available in the Google Play and the Samsung App store soon and available to all Samsung GALAXY smartphone consumers across Africa. Says George Ferreira, VP and COO of Samsung Electronics Africa: “At Samsung we are all about collaboration, innovation and […]

Indonesian Goverment Proposing Fine for BBM Outages.

Indonesia is contemplating accessing a 10 cent per user fine to BlackBerry for any and all future BBM outages if the service cannot be restored in 4 hours or less.  If that fine comes to be that shakes out to about 1.5 million USD for each incident.  15 Million subscribers in Indonesia can be a […]

Happy Canada Day form @NerdBerry

Nerdberry wanted to take a few minutes today and wish a happy Canada Day to all of our Canadian friends that are oot and oboot (out and about) celebrating today. Especially two of our editors B-ren and Nerdberry_Kim.  Now everyone can return to the celebration and have a Molson for me.

BlackBerry to Add Sponsored Invites to BBM Channels

Ever since BlackBerry Live, we have been hearing a lot on the BBM Channels as well as how BBM will be going cross-platform. Well it seems as though BlackBerry will begin adding “Sponsored Invites” to BBM Channels. BlackBerry published a survey in the BlackBerry Beta Zone on the “Sponsored Invites” below is what they had […]

BlackBerry Q10 & Z10 Unlock Codes Now On Sale For Only $30!!!

Unleash the power of your BlackBerry Q10/Z10 by unlocking it and being able to use it on just about any GSM carrier you’re heart desires! Our unlock codes are generated so that you have no problems what so ever with them. The entire process takes about 60 seconds to order your unlock from us. We […]