Check out the next generation BBM - where apps go social! Now, BBM features are built right into many of your favorite apps, so you can share or chat with your BBM friends while you are using the app. Play games against each other while you're chatting, trash talk each others sports teams while reviewing scores, discuss a popular book that all your friends are reading, work together to find a new restaurant and share it with all your friends and more! To find BBM connected apps in BlackBerry App World, search for "BBM" and download away! And, of course, there's everything you have always loved about BBM - chat with your friends and see when a message has been delivered or read; share pictures, videos, voice notes, your location or even the song you're listening to; create a BB Group to chat and collaborate with a few friends or colleagues, etc. Now, with BBM, you can meet your friends over apps!
Here are some key features of "BlackBerry Messenger":
· Works with BBM connected apps
· Chat with contacts (or other BBM users) from connected apps
· Share your app activities and achievements on your BBM profile
· Host or join events or games
· Enhanced Location Sending with customized search and sharing
· Send events and appointments to BBM contacts
· Draft BBM message support
· Updated support for sending links, podcasts, location in BBM Groups
· BlackBerry OS 4.5.0 or higher
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· 16 New Emoticons – BlackBerry gives you even more ways to express your feelings and share your mood.
· BlackBerry ID Integration – Simplifies OS and device upgrades. Device switches are as simple as entering your BlackBerry ID when you first open BBM, and your BBM profile, contacts, and groups are instantly available on your new device.
· BBM Voice – Talk or text, the choice is yours. BBM Voice connects you to friends in an instant, directly from a BBM chat screen.