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BBM For Windows Phone Updated

08/07/2014, It was at the end of last month that BBM for Windows Phone was released to those Beta testers, where we saw the number of sign ups hit the 100,000 mark in a matter of 24 hours. I am quite sure that in the past one week or so, Windows Phone users have been...

Popeye BBM Stickers Arrive

07/31/2014, Stickers can be quite fun to have on a messaging product, and as we all know, BBM stickers have done pretty well on the iOS platform this year. After all, isn’t a picture worth a thousand words? This makes stickers easier to convey a particular message...

BBM Beta For Windows Phone Arrives

07/31/2014, You know what they say – better late than never, but is it a case of being a little bit too late when it comes to BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) for Windows Phone beta? What we do know is this – BBM for Windows Phone beta hit the 10,000 sign up...

BBM For iOS & Android Expected To Receive UI Makeover

07/29/2014, One of the unique features of BBM for Windows Phone is that it has been designed with the Windows Phone UI in mind, meaning that Windows Phone users can look forward to a unique interface to call their own. BBM on iOS and Android, however, look as though...

BBM For Windows Phone Beta Signups Reach 10,000 In 24 Hours

07/27/2014, Even though it was exclusive to BlackBerry devices, BlackBerry Messenger was once the most widely used messaging service. A lot has changed since then. BlackBerry no longer has the market share that it used to and as a result BBM’s user base...

BBM Pictured Running On Samsung Gear 2

07/25/2014, While it seems unlikely that BlackBerry will be getting into the wearables market anytime soon, does it mean that they have no plans to work on the software side of things as well? Well if the photo above is any clue, perhaps they could be interested in...

BBM Beta For Windows Phone Officially Kicks Off

07/17/2014, A little over a week ago, BlackBerry announced that they had begun taking registrations for the closed BBM beta test for Windows Phone. Well the good news is that the beta has begun and if you’re one of the lucky few that managed to get in on the beta,...

BBM For Windows Phone Beta Sign Ups Is Closed

07/11/2014, It was just yesterday that we brought you news on how BlackBerry has started to accept sign ups for BBM for Windows Phone beta, and it certainly did not take too long for BlackBerry to see all slots for the beta filled. Having said that, it is now closed...

BlackBerry Accepting Sign Ups For BBM For Windows Phone Beta

07/10/2014, A couple of days ago, we reported that BBM had been sighted in the Windows Phone Store. Unfortunately it was not available for download as the app had been marked as a private beta. Well the good news is that if you were looking to get in on that beta,...

BBM Makes An Appearance In Windows Phone Store As Private Beta

07/07/2014, A couple of months ago, it was announced that BBM would finally be making its way onto Windows Phone. It was later revealed that the app was scheduled for a release in July, and it looks like that it will be able to meet that date. The app has recently...

BBM: 160 Million Registered, 85 Million Active Per Month

06/19/2014, BBM used to be an incredibly popular and exclusive messaging application for BlackBerry devices, but as BlackBerry continued to lose their market share in the smartphone market, we guess they decided the next best thing was to open up the app to other...

BBM For Windows Phone To Arrive In July

06/19/2014, BBM used to be one of the defining apps of the BlackBerry platform, and users would actually get themselves a BlackBerry handset in order to use the feature to stay in touch with friends. However BlackBerry has since opened up BBM to other smartphone...

BBM Protected Released To Appease Enterprise Customers

06/16/2014, Less than a decade ago BlackBerry was the undisputed king in the workplace. An overwhelming number of enterprises relied upon its technology for communications. Since then the company has lost significant market share, even in its stronghold, to the likes...

BBM Protected Videos Surface

05/23/2014, One of the perks of BBM is that the messages sent to and from the service are generally pretty secure. However if you felt that BBM could stand to be even more secure, you might be pleased to learn that BBM Protected is on its way. BBM Protected is...