Tag: blackberry messenger
Back a couple years ago, I wished we would get a BBM client for desktop computers. RIM pretty much said it’ll never happen. But that hasn’t stopped the talented team over at Fixmo from designing a new app which allows you to use your BBM from your desktop. It’s in very early beta, but works [...]
Don’t get too excited just yet. RIM has launched BlackBerry Messenger version 6.0 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. But this isn’t the BBM 6.0 that everyone was thinking about (just yet). The current version keeps the same UI, but brings small performance enhancements, as well the BBM branding within the application itself. You can download [...]
We’ve all been excited about the BlackBerry PlayBook, and now to see how it actually looks on video makes it even more exciting. BBM on a bigger screen and you can see it work. We’ve heard about the Bridge, but there’s nothing like seeing it in action for yourself.
Most BlackBerry owners are addicted to BBM and when you hear the words updated or new and BBM, most get addicts get excited. New images surfaced today of what appear to be BBM 6.1, which is expected to arrive with the launch of BlackBerry OS 6.1 and the hot new devices later this year. [...]
BlackBerry Messenger v5.0.2 has been in beta for a while in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and is now officially available for download. Keep in mind that there is yet a BlackBerry Messenger v5.0.3 available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone, and if you haven’t signed up yet, you might want to check it out.
Back at DEVCON 2010, RIM announced the BBM Social Platform for BlackBerry developers. Today RIM made it available in open beta! While this wasn’t the press release I was waiting for from RIM, it is great news for developers. The new BBM SDK will allow developers to: access and update fields in the user’s profile [...]
New rumors are floating around that RIM is already working on bringing their popular BBM instant messaging to other platforms, like Android and Apple iOS. BGR is reporting that RIM is already hard at work on an Android version of BBM, which would be huge for RIM. This would allow pretty any smartphone owner to [...]
BlackBerry Messenger has been updated again. There is no changelog though I have noticed a few things, there’s no major differences that really stand out. Anytime there’s an update for an app, it’s a good idea to update as they do have fixes for known bugs. You can update through the BlackBerry website, or from [...]
The BlackBerry Developers Conference is just kicking off in San Fransisco. RIM has just taken stage to announce several new things, including a BBM Social Platform. This means BlackBerry Messenger API’s will be opened to third party applications. Check out the full press release below…
It’s update time! RIM has just released a BlackBerry Messenger in the wild. The new BBM is not available in app world as of yet, but you can grab it at this link here or by pointing your BlackBerry browser to blackberry.com/messenger. The update doesn’t have any too major in it just simple updates and [...]
Out of all the things I love about the BlackBerry Messenger, I can do without the ridiculous spam. This time it wasn’t a virus, it was a false message that is supposed to be from RIM. If RIM really wanted to contact you, don’t you think they’d pin or email you as they do for [...]
We all know that part of the BlackBerry experience is the BlackBerry Messenger. For me, I only use BBM and Google Talk. But what if there were a messenger that could bridge us all together across our devices? LuciD hopes to do just that, as it’s currently availble for download for iPhone and is in [...]