8 Milestones highlight the BBM Shop’s first year

Matthew Talbot, Senior Vice President – Emerging Solutions at BlackBerry has sat down to highlight eight milestones the the BBM Shop has hit within its first year. Since April 1st 2014 the BBM Shop has seen More than 1.87 billion total stickers sent and much much more. Check it out below: The BBM Shop turned […]

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New BBM beta coming this week; Beta will bring message retraction and timed message subscriptions

Later this week BlackBerry will be rolling out an all-new BBM Beta update. This update may or may not upset some users and BlackBerry is moving message retraction and timed message to an addon, meaning they will become a paid subscription. In a few days, an upcoming BBM beta release will bring you some new […]

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 […]

BBM for iOS updated; adds custom PINs and more!

BlackBerry has just released an update for BBM for iOS. This update takes the version to 2.7.0.69 and adds paid subscription options for custom PINs and ad removal. What’s New in Version 2.7.0.69 Customize your PIN* Remove Ads* Even more security – Lock BBM with a passcode and Touch ID (if available) Landscape Support Delete […]

BBM for Android hits 100 Million downloads

Since launching in October 2013 BBM cross-platform on Android, BBM has hit a brand new milestone! BBM on Android has been downloaded 100 million times from Google Play. BlackBerry states: BBM for Android has officially achieved a milestone on the Google Play Store: 100 million installs. That puts BBM in the top tier of messaging […]

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 Introduces New Ways to Customize Your Chat Experience

Custom BBM PINs and BBM for Android Wear available tomorrow BARCELONA, SPAIN–(Marketwired – March 1, 2015) – Mobile World Congress 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced several new customization features for BBM® for Android™, iOS and BlackBerry® 10.(1) “This update gives users even more control over the BBM […]

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 […]

Four new sticker packs available for BBM

Four new BBM sticker packs are available! DreamWorks has released Valentine’s Day stickers for $1.99 Space Hamster by San-X Co. Ltd has released a cute sticker set. Space Hamsters rescue pets on earth. You can grab this pack for $1.99 Love Birds by Swyft Media as released this sticker pack in time for Valentine’s Day. […]

BBM for iOS Updated; Adds the ability to send multiple photos!

If you are using BBM on an iPhone  you will be happy to know that BlackBerry has rolled out an update that brings a couple of things you have been lacking. This update is currently available in the App Store and brings the version to 2.6.2.39. What’s new? See when a contact has received and […]

Celebrate Chinese New Year with two brand new BBM sticker packs

Get in the new year spirit with these two new BBM sticker packs! You can Celebrate Chinese New Year with Chinese Happy SuSheep Year from PicoCandy and Chinese New Year Manjukun and Friends from Pyi Pyi Family! Both BBM sticker packs will set you back $1.99 each. Check them out below and let us know […]

Six New Valentine’s Day Themed BBM Sicker Packs Now Available!

That’s right, six brand new BBM sticker packs have landed in the BBM Shop! 8-bit Valentines Day from Swyft Media, Harley’s Love Story from Swyft Media, Betty Boop Valentines Day from King Features, Garfield’s Valentine’s and St. Patrick’s Day from Paws Inc, Peanuts Valentines from Peanuts and last but not least Valentine’s Day from Meemo. […]

The BBM Shop Hits 1 Billion Views

BlackBerry has just announced that the BBM Shop has just hit 1 billion user views in January alone! “Today, 72% of users with access to BBM Shop interact with our “virtual goods” (stickers, music, games, etc.) each month.” Matthew Talbot, Senior Vice President Emerging Solutions at BlackBerry states; “In total, virtual goods have generated more […]

BBM for BlackBerry 10 updated in the Beta Zone; Brings Landscape Mode!

BlackBerry has just pushed out an update for BBM in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update brings the long awaited Landscape Mode within BBM and not just Hub! Check out all the new features below and let us know what you think about the new update in the comments. We have a couple of exciting […]

New BBM sticker packs land in the BBM Shop!

Over the last couple of days BlackBerry has rolled out even more BBM sticker packs for all to check out! The four latest sticker packs to make their way into the BBM Shop are as follows; Heroes of the Valiant Universe from Valiant Entertainment, Valentine’s Day from meemo, Pro Football-The Big Game from Bare Tree […]