BBM Channels to leave beta soon! – BBM Video and Voice calling headed to iOS and Android in a few months

As if we did not know this was coming… BBM will be leaving the beta stage shortly and video and voice calling will be coming to iOS and Android “within months”, this according to Andrew Bocking, EVP of BBM at BlackBerry. Mr. Bocking was on CBC’s The Morning Edition when he stated“we have other ideas […]

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YouTube spot highlights BlackBerry 10 on the BlackBerry Q5

With the BlackBerry Q5 now available in a few countries around the world, BlackBerry has once again started to put out some new ads.  The latest is a YouTube spot that once agains shows off the benefits of BlackBerry 10, however this time they are using the BlackBerry Q5.  Of course we are still waiting […]

***UPDATE*** BBM Video/Voice icon gone? You are not alone!

***UPDATED*** Is seem as though BBM Video/Voice service is being restored! I on the other hand am still not showing up on other Z10’s… You can check out my issue here: http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/forums/mobileforumtopicpage/board-id/blackberry10apps/thread-id/1078 I have been having some major issues with BBM Video not showing up on other BlackBerry Z10’s (this seems to be isolated to […]

BBM video Free for a Year with every BlackBerry Z10 from Rogers

Rogers Wireless is offering Customers that pick up the new BlackBerry Z10 FREE BBM video for one year. With the BlackBerry Z10 you can chomp the limited data up very easily with BBM Voice and BBM Video.  So Rogers is offering all BlackBerry Messenger data for six months with a $70/month individual plan or 12 […]

BBM Video And Voice Calls to Work Over Mobile Network?

One of the most welcome features of the new BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) v7.1 is the new voice feature. I have really enjoyed this addition to BBM, it allows you to make voice calls to your BBM friends over BBM using Wi-Fi. This being the only drawback to the feature is that is a Wi-Fi only system. However screenshots from the […]

“Confirmed” BBM Video with screen sharing for BlackBerry 10

More slides have leaked this time showing BBM Video with screen sharing in BlackBerry 10. This feature has been rumored for months, so it is very nice to see something more concrete. Ever since Research In Motion launched BBM Voice we have been having a lot of people asking about BBM Video and the “possible screen […]

More Proof That BBM Video is Coming to BlackBerry 10 Devices

As if we needed more proof that BBM Video was headed to BlackBerry 10 devices… We now have an image that shows off a folder called bbm_video inside that folder there is a file called video_chat.m4a – This is the ringtone for BBM Video, it is also the same ringtone as the PlayBook video chat! This […]