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Sean Penn Used BBM To Contact A Drug Lord

01/10/2016, If at any point you’ve been on social media today then you might have heard that notorious drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera was recently recaptured after he made an escape from prison last year. Hollywood great Sean Penn...

Latest BBM Update Brings About More Privacy & Security

12/23/2015, BlackBerry is known for several things, such as its physical keyboards which for the most part have been a pleasure to use. They are also known for their software services like BES and BBM, both of which are predicated on security and this is something...

BBM Comes To Apple Watch

09/30/2015, Slowly but surely apps and services are coming to Apple Watch, Apple’s first smartwatch that was released only a few months ago. We’ve seen services like Google Maps on the wearable device while multiple cross-platform messaging services are...

BlackBerry Could Be Planning Subscription-based BBM Sticker Packs

09/07/2015, Stickers are a fun way to spice up your text messages. They’re like emojis but bigger, and in some instances animated as well. We’ve seen apps such as Facebook Messenger, LINE, KakaoTalk, introduce stickers, and it wasn’t too long ago that BBM...

BBM Users Will Soon Be Able To Send Money Using PayPal

08/12/2015, Spinning off BBM as a separate division was a good move by BlackBerry, it enabled the cross-platform instant messenger to quickly expand its user base and also receive innovative new features that were previously not available. It already facilities...

Major BBM Update Rolls Out Across All Platforms

06/26/2015, Over the past couple of months, BlackBerry has been working on several new features for the BBM messaging client, such as Private Chat. Well the good news is that if you’re a fan of BBM and were looking forward to this update, you’re in luck as...

Latest BBM Beta For iOS Introduces Private Chat Feature

06/12/2015, It seems that BlackBerry’s BBM messaging platform has been placing a lot of emphasis on privacy. According to the latest BBM Beta for iOS, it looks like the company has added a new feature in the form of Private Chat. As the name implies, this allows...

BBM For Android Beta Gets Material Design Makeover

06/01/2015, If you might recall, last week the official BBM Twitter account teased that something new was coming along with an image of an icon. It was unconfirmed at that time but many had speculated that the BBM for Android app could be getting a material design...

BBM Teases “Something New” Announcement On Twitter

05/29/2015, It seems that BlackBerry might have something new to announce with regards to BBM. The official BBM Twitter account has recently tweeted an image followed by a caption that reads, “Something new is coming…” While we’re not sure what this...

BBM For iPhone Returns To The App Store

04/29/2015, Late last night the BlackBerry Messenger for iPhone app was mysteriously pulled from the App Store. It didn’t make any sense since the app has been available for download through the App Store for quite some time now, some chalked it up as a glitch...

BlackBerry Introduces Social Gaming To BBM For Android

04/22/2015, These days messaging apps are no longer just messaging apps, they act as platforms in which we can do more than just send messages to friends. For example WhatsApp has finally added voice calls, LINE has launched a variety of complementary apps and...

BBM Found To Retain More Users Than Other Messaging Apps

04/08/2015, In terms of being loyal to a particular messenger app, who do you think comes out on top? One might think WhatsApp could be leading given that they are boasting over 700 million monthly active users, but as it turns out the winner in terms of app loyalty...

BBM Reportedly Helps Uncover Corruption Scandal In Brazil

04/07/2015, Messaging apps are a great way to keep in touch with friends and family members, also with business partners, clients, suppliers, and so on. However it seems that despite how some messengers such as BBM reportedly being very secure, sometimes it just...