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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Video shows BBM for Android Modification – Run two BBM accounts at the same time!

With the launch of BBM for both Android and iOS more and more people are joining the in on the fun that is BlackBerry Messenger. As the founder of NerdBerry I use multiple devices all the time from smartphones to tablets, over the years I have had about three BBID’s or BlackBerry ID’s in my […]

BBM for Android, Updated and Adds a Few more Devices

BBM for Android has been updated with it comes a few additional devices and some bug and performance enhancements; Bug fixes and performance enhancements Support for additional Android devices Download BBM for Android from Play Store

Poll Time!! What messaging app do you prefer BBM or WhatsApp??

Well now that BBM has finally made its way across platforms (excluding Windows Phone), I pose this question What is better? BBM or WhatsApp? I am asking because I have been asking myself this same question, although my answer has always been BBM. Be honest in the poll below. You can also let us know […]

BlackBerry Knows All About Those Sketchy BBM Reviews On Android

Sigh.. can’t people leave well enough alone? Just after the launch of BBM for all there are loads of reviews on Google Play popping up. A lot of them are real but a huge portion of them are 5 star and 1 star and very suspicious. The key to knowing whether they are real or […]

BBM Not Launched Right Away In Sub Saharan Africa, BlackBerry Says Why

BBM was a global release for both the Iphone and Android. Mostly global, because it was not launched in Sub Saharan Africa. In fact, it will be three days after the launch of BBM for all before it can be downloaded there. Why? Samsung has an exclusive on the app in their store. BlackBerry spoke […]

WhatsApp Has More Security Problems, A Sign That More People Should Have BBM

A few weeks back, we told you about WhatsApp being hacked. The problem was quickly fixed at the time. Now it seems that they are having more problems. What’s happening now? It appears that even if you die, your WhatsApp account with show activity without you! How is that? Because the phone number is what […]

BlackBerry Releases BBM for iPhone Update to v1.0.1.108

Just a few hours ago we published an article on Having issues with BBM on the iPhone OS 7.0.3?, well BlackBerry has released an update to BBM for iOS to version 1.0.1.108. This update brings Optimizations for iOS7 and bug fixes to improve app performance. So head on over to the iTunes store for the […]

Having issues with BBM on the iPhone OS 7.0.3? Fear not BlackBerry is on the case!

Well if you are on iOS and have recently downloaded BBM then upgraded to iOS 7.0.3, you may be having some unforeseen issues with the app. Issues are ranging from the app “crash unexpectedly when trying to send messages, photos or even just at startup.” These crashes are happening because the latest iOS update removed […]

BBM for Android Adds Widget To Keep you Moving

BBM4All has finally launched and now growing well over 10 million downloads, Android users of BBM have a little something extra added to their BBM application. If you press and hold down on the BBM icon you can launch the “add widget” feature. This will allow you to add BBM as a widget to your Android […]

Over 10 Million Downloads of BBM for Android and iPhone in the First Day

BBM achieves top ranking in the App Store in over 75 countries within the first 24 hours WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 22, 2013) – In just 24 hours BBM(TM) has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android(TM) and iPhone(R) users, one of the best single-day openings for a mobile app to date. BBM, the […]

BlackBerry Makes How To BBM Videos

BBM is here for iOS and Android. It’s pretty easy to use but for those who don’t know, BlackBerry has put together some easy how to videos. You can learn all about BBM. How to Add a Contact by PIN: BBM for Android and iPhone makes it easy to add new people to your BBM […]

BBM for Android and BBM for iPhone to be released today!

BlackBerry just let the world know that they wel resume rolling out BBM to iOS and Android devices with in a few hours!! This is huge news that we all have been waiting to her from BlackBerry. The announcement below is coming straight from Inside Blackberry Blog! This is the news you’ve been waiting for! […]

BBM Cross Platform Launch Expected “Within Days”

Well, it is a bout time we get a good update on BBM going cross platform! BlackBerry’s CMO, Frank Boulben, spoke with Reuters and said that he expects BBM to launch cross platform on Android and iOS “within days”. BlackBerry “is confident that it fixed issues that arose after the initial cross-platform launch of the […]

How To: Possibly Delete a Sent but Unread BBM Messages

During the day or those late night -OH enduced conversation a few times you may accidently send the wrong BBM to the wrong contact well there is a way to stop those unsent messages. Check out the video above and save yourself, from yourself.     Source: BerryReview

WhatsApp Site Gets Hacked By Palestinian Hackers

The above is what the WhatsApp website looked like earlier today. It was the result of peace loving Palestinian Hackers. Other than defacing the site, it doesn’t appear that any real harm was done. Although one could argue that this might not make many people feel safe using the messaging platform if the data could […]

BlackBerry and Kik come to terms on 2010 lawsuit Over BBM

  Way back in 2010 BlackBerry then RIM sued Kik Messaging for patent infringement on their BBM like IM client for BlackBerry, Android, and iOS. Since then BBM has come a long way with the addition of BlackBerry 10 and so on. The founder of Kik, Ted Livingston, originally worked for BlackBerryas an engineer. “BlackBerry had […]

Chat with Reggae artist Gyptian on BBM Channels

As meany of you already know BBM Channels are huge right now, and they are a great way to obtain information about different things. Well Reggae artist, Gyptian has decided to set up a bit of a meet and greet via BBM Channels, the live chat starts today Monday October 7th 2013 at 4:30pm GMT […]

BBM for Android Enters Beta Yet Again

Reports are swirling around the interwebs that BlackBerry has launched a new version of BBM for Android. According to these reports a new welcome screen appears with the explanation of the app notifications, the notification that runs in the status bar can now be disabled and lastly the UI has a more finished look to […]

BlackBerry Hasn’t Forgotten About BBM For All

BlackBerry tweeted the above today. It’s a nice reassurance considering they haven’t said much after what happened last weekend. They are committed to bringing BBM to Android and iOS, but there are no further updates as to when that will be. Register at BBM.com for updates on the official launch.