Targeted audience options comes to BBM Channels

BlackBerry has released an all-new BBM Channel feature less an official announcement. As a BBM Channel administrator you can now target specific groups of people with different posts within channels. You able to target demographic, geo-targetting and platform targeting. Sadly, this option is only available via the web management console and not directly on your […]


Custom BBM PIN Subscriptions are now on Sale!

BlackBerry has just placed custom BBM PIN’s on sale! you can now set up your very owe custom BBM PIN for just $.99 compared to $1.99! This is for just a limited time so you really need to act fast! Check out what BlackBerry had to say below: Spring is in the air here at […]

BBM updated to v10.8.5.14 in BlackBerry World; Timed and retracted are subscription based

BlackBerry has just started rolling out a brand new BBM update for BlackBerry 10. This update takes the version to and is available in BlackBerry World. This update actives timed and retracted BBM messages subscription. The cost to have the Timed and retracted message feature is now $.99 per month. What’s New: Start chatting […]

BBM gets updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has just rolled out a brand new beta update for BBM. This update is currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. What’s new? Hide Sticker Packs! No more holiday cheer? Haunted by your spooky Halloween Sticker Packs? Have we got news for you! This update includes the ability to hide Sticker Packs from the […]

BBM beta for Windows Phone updated

BlackBerry has released a brand new beta update to BBM for Windows Phone. This update takes the version to and brings a ton of bug fixes and more. Bugs resolved in v2.1.0.7: Restarting BBM brings up the “Find friends” screen intermittently BBM crashes when trying to add an image when adding a post Feeds […]

BBM has the second highest user retention among 22 Android social and messaging apps

Thanks to a study from Quettra we now have the chance to look at the retention of 22 of the most popular Instant Messaging applications. Applcations include WhatsApp, Instagram, WeChat, Snapchat, Twitter and others. “BBM has the second highest user retention among 22 Android social and messaging apps tracked by Quettra.” A week after publishing […]

BBM Beta update now available for BlackBerry 10 and iOS

BlackBerry has just rolled a brand new BBM Beta update for both BlackBerry 10 and iOS. Between the two platform update there is only one feature that is the exact same.. Check out the full changelog below and let us know what you think about this beta update in the comments. What’s new? Chat with […]

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 […]

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 and the desktop version is sitting at 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 and adds paid subscription options for custom PINs and ad removal. What’s New in Version 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 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 […]