New version of Google Talk hits Beta Zone for Legacy BlackBerry devices

If you are still rocking a legacy BlackBerry device there is a new version of Google Talk for you to try out in Beta Zone.  The majority of the changes seem to be UI related, as there is a new chat screen as well as improved notifications when the app is logged out or closed […]


RIM Releases BlackBerry Enterprise IM for BES

RIM has released new Enterprise IM clients for  IBM Lotus Sametime, Microsoft Office Communications Server, and Novell GroupWise Messenger.The new instant messenger client look almot identical to BlackBerry Messenger as you can see in the screenshot above.

RIM has Updated Their IM Clients in the BlackBerry App World to v2.5.84

RIM has just updated their IM clients in BlackBerry App World to v2.5.84. The interesting thing here is that the version that was leaked a while ago is still higher Leaked Native IM Clients: GTalk – MSN – Yahoo Messenger v2.5.85. In true RIM fashion as of now we do not have a change log […]

ICQ being discontinuation by RIM

Research In Motion has officially discontinued ICQ  instant messaging client for BlackBerry effective December 4th, 2010. There is no clear word on why RIM decided to discontinue ICQ but they have stated “For alternative instant messaging applications, please visit BlackBerry App World”. To remove ICQ for BlackBerry smartphones from your BlackBerry device, complete the following steps: […]