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BlackBerry Could Consider Bringing BBM To Desktops

03/28/2014, When push comes to a shove, one would be willing to eschew their ideals in exchange for survival. Having said that, BlackBerry has not been doing too well lately in terms of its sales figures, and the recent fourth quarter fiscal 2014 results have been...

BlackBerry Cashes In On BBM With Stickers And Sponsored Posts

03/25/2014, Its no secret that BlackBerry could use some money. The company has been hemorrhaging cash for the past few years, and with device sales not expected to recover anytime soon, it has to look towards other options. Ever since BlackBerry Messenger was opened...

Talk2Watch Pro Brings BBM Notifications Onto Pebble

03/18/2014, If there is one feature that we love about smartwatches is the ability to display information such as notifications and alerts whenever we receive a message, a call, an email, and so on. It saves us time from having to take our phones from our pockets or...

Customizable BBM PINs Could Be A Paid Feature

03/09/2014, The other day we reported that thanks to a recent survey, BlackBerry began asking what users might think about the idea of customizable BBM PINs. We thought it was a great idea, although there could be some limitations that might see PIN ideas run out...

BBM PINs Could Be Customizable In The Future

03/06/2014, Unless you’re constantly giving out your BBM PIN to people you meet, chances are you will have to go through the BBM menu to find the PIN (or the QR code) to give it to someone who is trying to add you. It also doesn’t help that the BBM PINs are a...

BBM Channel Subscriptions Doubled After Cross-Platform Release

03/05/2014, For those unfamiliar with BBM Channels, you could almost think of them as being somewhat similar to Facebook Pages, where individuals or companies can setup Channels that BBM users can subscribe to. Given BBM’s userbase, that’s a lot of potential...

BlackBerry Explains Ads For BBM

03/05/2014, As we reported the other day, BlackBerry appeared to be testing a beta for their BBM Android app that would introduce ads into the messaging service. Based on the description, it sounded like the ads weren’t intrusive as they would appear as Channel...

BBM Update To Bring Several New Features

03/02/2014, BBM or BlackBerry Messenger has been in the news quite a lot recently. Ever since it was opened up to Android and iOS last year, the messaging service has added millions of new users as well a handful of new features. Only recently BBM v2.0 was released...

BBM Could Arrive On Nokia Asha

02/28/2014, BlackBerry’s once proprietary BBM service has been pretty successful as an app in recent memory, where over 50 million new registrations were achieved from both iPhone and Android stables within the first three months of multi-platform availability....

BBM For The Desktop Might Not Be Arriving Anytime Soon

02/28/2014, BBM for desktop? Now where have we heard that before? Our readers might recall that it was only a few days ago that BlackBerry’s CEO, John Chen, expressed the company’s interest in potentially moving BBM beyond handsets. This has led to speculation...

BBM Could Move Beyond Handsets, According To CEO

02/25/2014, BBM one of the services of BlackBerry that is extremely popular. Before its release on iOS and Android, it was only available exclusively on BlackBerry which prompted some phone buyers to purchase a BlackBerry just for that feature. However what is the...

BBM Could Be Used To Facilitate Payments

02/25/2014, BlackBerry’s ship has been in troubled waters for the past few years now, and the waters don’t appear to be calming down any time soon. One of the company’s divisions that’s not bleeding money like devices and hardware is...