Max Secure Software launches Private Messages for BBM

Max Secure Software just launched their 10th BlackBerry 10 app. Private Messages for BBM allows the user to keep their messages locked with a password. All the messages sent through BBM and are encrypted by AES-128. Pune, India (January 29th, 2013) – Max Secure Software launches Private Messages for BBM™ for BlackBerry 10 devices. Private […]

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BBM is heading to a Gingerbread device near you!

This is reall not BIG news as we mentioned this back on the 13th of January, but Jeff Gadway head of product and brand marketing for BBM has issued the following statement on BBM for Android 2.3.3 and above. The team at BBM has been busy in the kitchen over the last few months cooking […]

BlackBerry is rolling out an update to BBM in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry is currently rolling out a beta update to BBM for BlackBerry 10! This update brings a ton of performance enhancements and overall improvements. Check out the change log below. Glympse performance enhancements Improved avatar handling UI polish Upgraded notification performance Emoticon list re-ordered Let us know what you think about the update in the […]

BlackBerry Doesn’t Think Windows Phone Is Worthy of BBM

BBM for all has been out for months. The all part is kind inaccurate though because it is still missing for Windows phone. BlackBerry isn’t outright refusing to make it available for Windows though. They’ve always said that if there was a large enough amount of people on the platform, they would develop for it. […]

BlackBerry is looking to expand BBM to Android devices running Gingerbread

The title says it all! BlackBerry is looking to expand BBM to Android devices running Gingerbread this news comes in the form of an email currently being sent out to Android uses that are registered  in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Check out the email mail below: Hi All, Thanks once again for taking part in […]

**UPDATED** BBM for Android with Voice and Channels has leaked!

***UPDATE*** BlackBerry has BLOCKED this leaked version of BBM for Android. If you install it it WILL NOT work. If you loaded this leak, you now must delete BBM and reload the official BBM from Google Play.   Well that did not take long! BlackBerry Messenger beta that was recently released to a select group […]

Quick Look: BBM 2.0 for iPhone

Rene Ritchie from iMore, met up with Jeff Gadway from BlackBerry to get details on the new updates BBM 2.0. With the new updates will come with Channels and BBM Voice Chats and More Sharing Options. Hit the jump to check out the video! Mobile Link

BlackBerry releases BBM for Android beta version w/Channels and Voice

BlackBerry has begun rolling out an update to BBM for Android, this beta update brings BBM Channels and BBM Voice to the application. The beta is a private beta, and is currently not available to Android users outside of the beta. What’s new? Faster, easier sharing of photos files Increased group sizes in BBM Groups New […]

Get Three Free BlackBerry 10 Apps Courtesy Of DrunkEddyLabs

DrunkEddyLabs is giving away three free apps with redemption codes. These apps normally go for $3 each so these is a generous offer. Hurry and grab them before the offer ends. Click on the links below and enter the code to the right, to get it for free: Motion Avatars Pro for BBM – freemotionavatars […]

BlackBerry BBM Usage up around the globe!

BBM is showing strong growth is different key markets for BlackBerry, this according to an article recently published by Forbes. BlackBerry Messenger has been available for iOS and Android for about two months so to see some of these numbers is outstanding to say the least.   BBM for iOS is currently sitting in the […]

BBM updated to v10.3.2.16 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry is still on a roll with launching updates to their most popular applications across the board. Now BlackBerry has released a huge BBM update in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update brings the version to 10.3.2.16 and adds larger groups and over 100 new emoticons. Check out the full change log below. What’s new? […]

BlackBerry Shows Off BBM Voice, BBM Channels and more coming to iOS & Android!

BlackBerry has just published the above video and below article on Inside BlackBerry. The below information talks about what we can expect from BBM in the coming months for iOS and Android. Check out the video and images and let us know what your thoughts are.   Today I want to give you a first […]

Download this BBM for Android APK to use the Dark Theme

@my_p4ss has successfully modified the BBM APK file to include a dark theme on Android! BlackBerry Q10 and Z30 users were the only ones that were able to support the dark theme until now!!! I really enjoy the dark theme on my Z30 as it also helps conserve battery life on the device. Download the […]

BBM TO COME PREINSTALLED ON LG SMARTPHONES

The G Pro Lite Will Be the First LG Device to Offer BBM Out-of-the-box WATERLOO, ON – BBM™ will soon come preinstalled on the LG G Pro Lite from LG Electronics Inc. in markets around the world. BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today announced a bundling agreement with LG Electronics involving both standard and virtual […]

Win the best weekend ever with BBM!

We give, give and give some more during the holiday season, and BlackBerry is doing the same with its BBM sharing contest. Starting today, BBM users can enter for a chance to win all kinds of cool prizes just by sharing their PINs and the contest page with their social networks. The more they share, […]

BBM Channels : The new envy of social media giants?

George Kesarios posted onto seekingalpha a few days ago some interesting opinions in regards to BBM Channels and after a good read through I am inclined to agree a fair bit. George gives a brief explanation on BBM Channels in that it is like Facebook pages and Twitter. I currently own 3 Channels and I […]

QNX is headed CES 2014

CES is set to take place on January 7-10, 2014 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. We wanted to let you that QNX will be on hand in the North Hall, Booth #536. Judging by their website this year is going to be a smash hit! The car under the cover looks like it could […]

BBM for iOS updated

BlackBerry has rolled out an update to BlackBerry Messenger for iOS. This update takes the version to 1.0.5.134 and is currently available  in iTunes for all to download. This update fixes the issue with the blank contact bug. New update 1.0.5.134 of #BBM for #iPhone just released addresses blank contacts. Check to be sure you […]

Video: BlackBerry Bridge Shows Hub for PlayBook!

Well BlackBerry 10 is still surprising us every day it seems like lately. In the below video you will see  access to BlackBerry 10 hub running over BlackBerry Bridge on the PlayBook. To access this Easter egg all it takes is for you to open email address hyperlink from BBM over the BlackBerry 10 bridge […]

Check out the hidden BBM Emoticons!

It is always great to find Easter eggs in anything from video games, movies to BBM. In this case as we have seen in the past BlackBerry has placed some great emoticons in BBM! A huge thanks to Pat Wallace for finding these great emoticons some of us have never seen before. Below you will see […]