Skip to main content

BBM For Android and iOS Gets Huge Update With Voice & Channels!

BBM For Android and iOS Gets Huge Update With Voice & Channels!

BBM Emoticon

BlackBerry has released the much anticipated v2.0 of BBM for Android and iOS today bringing two of the most requested features. They have added BBM Voice along with BBM Channels. On top of that we have easy sharing with DropBox integration and location sharing. Here is a quick rundown of what is new:

  • BBM Voice: Android and iPhone users can now make free voice calls to BBM contacts over a WiFi® or data connection
  • BBM Channels: iPhone and Android users now have access to BBM Channels – active, real conversations between people, brands and communities; users can create a new channel or subscribe to an existing BBM channel to join chats with others who share similar interests
  • One-Click Sharing: BBM users on Android, iPhone and BlackBerry devices have access to fast one-click sharing of photos, documents, voice notes and more
  • DropBox Integration: Built-in support for Dropbox with the BBM app makes it easy to send large files like presentations and videos; send files from your personal cloud directly to a BBM contact and save files directly to your smartphone or add it to your Dropbox account
  • Location Sharing: BBM users can choose to share their live location for a specified amount of time to other BBM contacts, powered by Glympse
  • New Emoticons: BBM users will be able to choose from 100 new emoticons

Check out the updates at www.bbm.com


Posted by Ronen Halevy for ©BerryReview | BBM For Android and iOS Gets Huge Update With Voice & Channels!



Original Article: http://www.berryreview.com/2014/02/13/bbm-for-android-and-ios-gets-huge-update-with-voice-channels/

Popular posts from this blog

Apple Launches Web Tool to Deregister Phone Numbers from iMessage

Apple today released a new web tool for users to deregister their phone number from iMessage in the event they switched to a non-Apple device. To deregister a phone number from iMessage, users simply enter their phone number in Apple's web tool, receive a free text message containing a code, and submit the code to complete the process. Users who still have their original iPhone can also transfer their SIM card back to the device and go to Settings -> Messages to turn iMessage off. 


Users switching from an iPhone to another device were often unable to receive SMS messages from another iPhone due to their phone number still being linked to iMessage. These specific errors with iMessage have been a well-known issue since 2011, which is when the messaging service debuted with iOS 5. They were also made even more apparent this past May, where a server glitch caused widespread message delivery problems. Apple was even sued over the matter in a California court, although the company cla…

Microsoft acquires iPhone email app Acompli

After accidentally announcing it a little early, Microsoft is officially confirming it has acquired email startup Acompli. The surprise acquisition means Microsoft is picking up a powerful email client for iPhone and Android in another move that further cements CEO Satya Nadella’s focus on cross-platform technologies. The Verge’s Casey Newton called Acompl "the Outlook for iPhone that Microsoft hasn’t yet built," and it seems Microsoft was equally impressed with the powerhouse email app. "We’re excited about what’s possible as we build on the app’s success and bring it together with work currently in progress by the Outlook team," the company said in a statement. "Our goal is to deliver fantastic cross-platform apps that support the variety of email services people use today and help them accomplish more." Recode first reportedthat Microsoft would make its latest acquisition official today; the company is said to be paying over $200 million for Acompli. A…

iOS 10.3.2 now available to download on iPhone and iPad

Nearly a month and a half after iOS 10.3.1 rolled out to the public, Apple has now officially released iOS 10.3.2 on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. We're still waiting on detailed release notes from Apple, but the update screen reveals that the new version of iOS focuses on bug fixes and security improvements.
Continue reading...
Trending right now:
WannaCry: Everything you need to know about the global ransomware attackTim Cook's refusal to help FBI hack iPhone is validated by 'WannaCry' ransomware attackNetflix is testing a price hike that would be pure evil

http://bgr.com/2017/05/15/iphone-ipad-update-ios-10-3-2-download-install/