UPDATE: BBM for Android updated; BBM video chat now in beta

UPDATE: “The beta video feature will only be available in U.S. and Canada, coming first to Android users, followed closely by iOS. At that time, U.S. and Canadian BBM users will be able to enjoy cross-platform video calling with each other. We plan to launch the feature globally in our July release.” BlackBerry has just […]

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HotRemit App By Digitsecure Adopts BBM For Mobile Payments And Expense Tracking

New Delhi, India – April 22, 2016 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications and Digitsecure, a leading mobility, identity and payments platform company today announced that they are bringing the immediacy and reliability of BBM™ to HotRemit digital money transfers in India. HotRemit, a social wallet app developed […]

BlackBerry Launches New BBM LIFE Channel to Deliver Daily News to Indonesians

If you are in Indonesia and utilize BBM you will be happy to hear that BlackBerry has just launched a new BBM Channel called BBM Life. BlackBerry has partnered with MBDC Media, VIVAnews, Hipwee and coming soon Qraved to deliver daily news content right to BBM Channels. Check out what Inside BlackBerry had to say […]

BBM Updated for the BlackBerry Priv – Update Brings Support for Marshmallow 6.0!

BlackBerry has just released an update to BBM for Android! This update lets us know BlackBerry is indeed gearing up for the launch of Marshmallow for the Priv! The update also brings some new features and improvements including Privacy and Control features are now FREE!!! Check out the changelog below and let us know what […]

BBM for iOS updated with BBM Protected Improvements

BlackBerry has released an update to BBM for iOS. This update comes in at version 293.0.0.20 and brings the same features to iOS users that BlackBerry and Android users received from the last update. BBM Protected updates: Team Chats – BBM Protected now allows organizational teams to take advantage of context-specific, secure BBM collaboration sessions. […]

BBM for BlackBerry 10 and Android updated

BlackBerry has just rolled out an update to BBM for both BlackBerry 10 and Android. The BlackBerry 10 update takes the version to 10.11.6.20 and is currently available in BlackBerry World. The Android update can be downloaded in the Google Play Store. What’s new? Search your BBM chats, contacts, groups and channels Enhancements to Privacy […]

BBM Meetings will be discontinued on February 10th 2016

One could say they saw this one coming, but not me as I tend to use BBM Meeting at least a few times a week. BlackBerry has just published an article in the BlackBerry Knowledge base stating that on February 10th 2016 BBM Meeting will be discontinued. Check out the full article below and let […]

BlackBerry releases new BBM Beta into the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has just released a brand new BBM update into the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This beta update brings BBM Search, the ability to retract photos, messages in multi-person chats and the ability to edit sent messages in multi-person chats. What’s new in the BBM Beta? BBM Search: Finding a contact or chat just got easier […]

BBM, BBM Meetings updated for BlackBerry 10 and more!

BlackBerry has rolled out updates to both BBM and BBM meetings for BlackBerry 10. BBM Meetings was also updated for Windows and Mac as well. What’s new in BBM Meetings? Streamlined Join Meeting UX for Mac & Windows New Out Of Box Experience (OOBE) on BlackBerry 10, Android, iOS Compatibility for Microsoft ® Lync plugin […]

BBM Beta for iPhone gets an update

BlackBerry has rolled out an update to BBM for iPhone. The brand new beta is now available in the TestFlight app. This beta brings the all new Sticker Club subscription that gives you access to a ton of Stickers along with early access to new Stickers before they are released into the BBM Shop. The […]

BBM beta for BlackBerry 10 Updated Adds Sticker Club, PayPal integration, and more!

BlackBerry has just released a brand new beta update for BBM for BlackBerry 10. We have heard rumors that BlackBerry would be introducing a BBM Sticker Club well it is in this release. BlackBerry has also included Paypal integration and more. What’s new? BBM Sticker Club – If you liked stickers before, you’re going to […]

BBM Meetings Takes Home Gold in Best in Biz Awards

BlackBerry takes home GOLD! BlackBerry has been recognized as the gold winner in the Enterprise Service of the Year category in Best in Biz Awards 2015 International! Check out BlackBerry’s announcement below! We’re thrilled to share that BBM Meetings has been recognized as the gold winner in the Enterprise Service of the Year category in […]

BBM Beta for BlackBerry 10 Updated in the Beta Zone

BlackBerry has  rolled out an update for BBM Beta users in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update only brings bug fixes to improve stability and performance and no new editions at this time. Here is what BlackBerry had to say about the update. This latest version of BBM includes more bug fixes to improve stability […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pakistan government to shutdown BES by November 30

We have seen this in the past where governments have tried to shutdown BlackBerry Enterprise Server in foreign countries. Now the Pakistan government has reached out to mobile carriers and asked them to stop using BlackBerry Enterprise Server or BES for short. What is the reason for this request? Well the Pakistan government is citing […]

BBM updated to v10.9.6.22 in BlackBerry World

BlackBerry has just started rolling out a brand new BBM update for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the version to 10.9.6.22 and is available in BlackBerry World. What’s New: Bug fixes Performance Improvements Let us know what you think about the update in the comments. Head on over to BlackBerry World for the update.

BBM Money Launched in Indonesia; Mobile Payments for everyone!

BlackBerry has launched BBM Money in Indonesia! This is a huge step forward for BlackBerry and mobile payments. BBM Money is available for all major platforms including Android, BlackBerry and iOS. At this time there is  no word on when BBM Money will hit the U.S. and Canada… BBM Money users on all platforms in […]

BBM updated to v10.9.5.20

Just the other day BlackBerry rolled out an update for BBM for BlackBerry, iOS and Android. This update caused some issues for some people, This update resolves those issues people were having with the application. This update takes the version to 10.9.5.20 and is available in BlackBerry World for all to download. Please not that […]