I often wondered why RIM even continued to support ICQ, an instant messaging from back in the mid-1990s, that not many use anymore. Well RIM has officially posted an article on their knowledge base stating that they will no longer be supporting ICQ and as of December 4, 2010 BlackBerry users will no longer be [...]
Originally I was looking for a link that disappeared about the BeeJive Beta for BlackBerry and noticed that the v2.0.2 was now on sale. The new version also supports 5.0. The device license is $9.99 (allows one device only) and the user license is $14.99 (for use on other devices you move to).
Thanks to Tobias for letting us know about Nimbuzz being released. It is the only native multi-IM app and the only one with Skype support and including Facebook, Yahoo, AIM, GoogleTalk, MSN, Twitter, MySpace, ICQ, etc. There’s other network IM apps out there, but this one is free to download and use.
It’s been a while since we last look at IM+, the all in one instant messenger. IM+ has just been updated to new version 8.0 and now sports a couple of great features we thought we would share. Not only does IM+ 8.0 have support for MSN/Windows Live, Yahoo!, ICQ, AOL, Google Talk, Jabber and [...]
We have always been a fan of third party instant messaging apps for BlackBerry. We have seen JiveTalk and IM+ become big hits. BBcool just got wind of a new one called Palringo, which has introduced a new multi account IM program for BlackBerry smartphones. Palringo is a free over the air download to your [...]