BBM for Android, iOS release not coming anytime soon

BBM not coming

BlackBerry hasn’t been having the best of times recently as despite the launch of the new BB10 operating system along with some new hardware, the company has continued to see its market share disappearing to rival offerings. Now the long awaited BBM app release for Android and iOS won’t be happening anytime soon. Last weekend […]

BBM Android, iOS release marks radical shift


It’s been a long wait for the BlackBerry Messenger service to go cross platform, but after months of anticipation BBM for Android and iPhone apps go live at the weekend. The BBM Android and iOS release marks a radical shift from BlackBerry. Many people have been avidly waiting for these BBM apps to release, and […]

iOS 7 public release before BBM launch

Two of the most awaited happenings in the smartphone world at present are the release of Apple’s iOS 7 and also the BBM for Android and iOS apps. So far the cross-platform BBM release dates for these apps has been elusive. Now one theory suggests that the iOS 7 public release will happen just before […]

BBM Android and iOS apps promotion differentiation


We know that BBM for Android and iOS is on the way and many are eagerly waiting for the service to go cross-platform. Unfortunately it’s been a long wait and the nearer we get to the BBM release for these platforms, the promotion differentiations for the BBM Android and iOS apps become more evident. While […]

BlackBerry sales staff cuts add impending gloom


The situation for BlackBerry has looked pretty bleak for some time, and now more news about BlackBerry sales staff cuts will add to the impending sense of gloom surrounding the company. It was hoped that BB10 would give BlackBerry a new lease of life, but the company’s struggles seem to be worsening. We’re actually pretty […]

BBM release for Android and iOS mistimed


It seems an age ago that BlackBerry announced that its BlackBerry Messenger service was going cross-platform with the launch of a BBM app for Android and iPhone. We’re still waiting for the apps to appear but it’s becoming clear that the BBM release for Android and iOS has been mistimed. BBM was a huge force […]

BBM for Android uncertain, iPhone app imminent


If you’re an Android or iOS device owner and have been waiting for the BlackBerry Messenger app to arrive, then you will know that it has seemed a long wait. BlackBerry originally stated that the apps would be available in the summer, so they should be arriving very soon. Now it appears that the release […]

BBM Android app shown on video pre-release


It’s no exaggeration to say that there’s a lot of interest right now in BBM for Android and iOS apps that are due to release shortly. The BlackBerry Messenger service is about to go cross-platform for the iPhone and Android devices, and hot on the heels of previous leaks the BBM Android app has now […]

BlackBerry woes continue on reported T-Mobile decision


It’s no secret that the launch of BB10 and the devices running it, hasn’t been the big success story that BlackBerry desperately needed. It was hoped that the new operating system would revive BlackBerry’s ailing fortunes, but it now seems that BlackBerry woes could be worsening following reports of a decision that T-Mobile has made. […]

BBM landing page for Android and iOS arrives


The BlackBerry Messenger Service is coming to Android and iPhone soon, but at this stage nobody knows exactly when. We’ve had several signs recently that the BBM release for those platforms is closer, but news today that the BBM landing page for Android and iOS has arrived is the most promising yet. Our previous BBM […]