09/20/2013, It has already been announced that BlackBerry Messenger for iOS and Android is going to be released this weekend. Nevertheless, a BBM for Android leaked APK has shown up online. Unlike previous leaks, this one appears to be fully functional. The official release is slated for September 21st on the Google Play Store, iOS users will have to wait just one additional day to get the once BlackBerry exclusive instant […]
08/01/2013, Earlier this morning, we did bring you a glimpse of BBM for Android in the form of a splash screen, and here we are with additional views of BlackBerry Messenger for Android thanks to the folks over at BlackBerryOS.com. After all, it was mentioned a couple of months back that BlackBerry Messenger is headed for iOS as well as the Android platform ‘before the end of the summer’, so it […]
06/28/2013, BlackBerry Messenger is still expected to be released "before the end of the summer," according to the company's CEO.
06/06/2013, T-Mobile UK recently tweeted a message saying BlackBerry Messenger will launch on iOS and Android on June 27.
05/16/2013, Yesterday at its BlackBerry Live 2013 conference, the Canadian manufacturer announced that it was finally opening up its BlackBerry Messenger service to rival platforms iOS and Android. This move has been rumored for quite some time now, it was considered almost inevitable as BBM’s market share is continuously being eroded by other cross platform messaging services such as Viber and WhatsApp. The company clarified that despite supporting devices running iOS […]
05/14/2013, During today’s BlackBerry Live keynote, BlackBerry CEO Thorstein Heins had some interesting news to share in regards to BlackBerry Messenger. Heins announced its messenger program has reached 60 million users who are sending 10 billion messages a day, but that was just the icing on the BlackBerry Messenger cake as not only did they announce it will be going multi-platform this summer, but also, a new way to communicate to […]
05/14/2013, BlackBerry for several years has been keeping its BlackBerry Messenger platform to its BlackBerry devices with many fans of the service hoping one day, the company would expand it to support additional platforms, such as iOS and Android. The day has finally come as BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins has announced BlackBerry Messenger will finally be going multi-platform later this year. During the BlackBerry Live keynote, Heins disclosed the BlackBerry Messenger […]
11/13/2012, BlackBerry Messenger version 7, aka BBM 7, is now in beta, and it comes with a huge addition: free voice calls over Wi-Fi. BBM 7 will be a free update and it should work on BlackBerry smartphones that currently run under BlackBerry 6 OS or higher. If you own a BlackBerry 5 OS device, RIM *should* have something for you in the future. BlackBerry Messenger users should find themselves right […]
04/13/2012, BlackBerry Messenger on Android has been caught in the past under the guise of leaked images, but apart from that, nothing really concrete came out of the entire exercise. Here we are with a newer batch of leaked images for BlackBerry Messenger on Android, and it does seem highly likely that this particular bit of software is ready for a 2012 launch – at long last. TechnoBuffalo’s photo from an […]
01/31/2012, When the BlackBerry was first released all those years ago, it opened up a whole new window of mobile communication, and with the arrival of BlackBerry Messenger 6 at the end of July 2011, we saw other apps being integrated and offered BBM connectivity to boot. Bearing this in mind, any BBM connected app will allow you to share content with the rest of your BBM contacts easily from directly […]
11/18/2011, Great news BlackBerry users: RIM has just pushed out a new version of BlackBerry Messenger (more commonly known as BBM) to its more adventurous users who get apps from the Beta Zone. The new version of BBM brings the app up to version 6.1 and includes a host of new features that spices up your conversations. It includes animated avatars, new emoticons, customized colored chat bubbles, increased character count for […]
11/15/2011, Folks in the UK who missed out on the launch of BBM Music a couple of weeks ago can rejoice because the service is now available to them today. RIM has announced that BBM Music has officially launched in the UK. And in case you’re in the dark about BBM Music, it’s a service (powered by Omnifone) that takes advantage of BlackBerry Messenger to let friends share their favorite songs […]
11/02/2011, A couple of months ago, there were rumors about RIM launching a BlackBerry Messenger-based music service floating around. Those rumors turned out to be true and a few weeks later, BBM Music was officially launched. And now it looks like the app/service is about to make its way to our BlackBerry phones very soon. RIM has just announced on the official BlackBerry blog that BBM Music will be available for […]
10/06/2011, At the beginning of this week we reported about screenshots showing BlackBerry Messenger on Android floating around the internet, well it appears that more photographs have surfaced again, and this time from a different source, which hints at more than one Android device having the BBM app. Now there’s no telling if these screens were faked, or it’s a fake app that’s been making its rounds, but what we do […]