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  • BBM for Android wait list requirement drops

    After a series of rumors and leaks that were followed by a delay caused by an apk leak, BlackBerry finally launched BBM for Android last week. The app began with a slow rollout that required a wait list. But even with that list,

    October 27, 2013 • Views: 616

  • BBM for Android; how to jump the waiting list

    Blackberry finally launched BBM for Android yesterday, though that didn’t mean everyone was able to begin chatting immediately. Perhaps in an effort to scale the launch, BlackBerry has released the BBM app, but has users

    October 22, 2013 • Views: 1181

  • BBM for Android hands-on

    BBM for Android was the subject of numerous leaks and rumors and more recently, an aborted launch attempt. Looking back, BlackBerry was supposed to launch BBM for Android on September 21. The app never arrived, and what was later

    October 21, 2013 • Views: 1009

  • BBM for Android release details confirmed

    BlackBerry has officially detailed BBM for Android release plans this morning. Aside from the availability of the app, this puts the seemingly never-ending series of rumors and leaks to rest. Basically, if you are an Android user

    October 21, 2013 • Views: 616

  • Google+ Hangouts rumored to get SMS integration soon

    Early this year, Google set out to consolidate some of its real-time messaging services under one name: Google+ Hangouts. Now it seems that the company is seeking to further bring in other communication channels too, as users

    October 7, 2013 • Views: 628

  • BlackBerry still committed to launching BBM for Android

    BlackBerry had been saying that BBM would arrive for Android users before the end of the summer. That launch was later confirmed to be September 21st, however as we saw — that launch never happened. The 7AM launch time came

    September 30, 2013 • Views: 811

  • iMessage app unofficially arrives for Android [UPDATE: App pulled]

    There are plenty of cross-platform messaging apps available, however there are some that are still limited to a single mobile operating system. In this case, one of the apps that is still limited is iMessage, which is available

    September 24, 2013 • Views: 1227

  • BBM for Android release plans put on hold

    BBM for Android was scheduled for release yesterday. Of course, those who had been waiting for the app to arrive in the Play Store saw the day come and go without that happening. Instead what we received from the folks at

    September 22, 2013 • Views: 827

  • BBM for Android again tipped for release this Friday

    The BBM release date rumors continue. At this point it seems likely they will continue right up until the time the app lands in the Play Store. Before that happens though, it looks like we have another post dealing with the

    September 18, 2013 • Views: 483

  • BBM for Android will not be a Samsung exclusive upon release

    Once again the BBM rumors have been heating up. The BBM for Android user manual appeared last month and that was followed by the actual app, which leaked yesterday and couldn’t actually be used. Perhaps key for today

    September 17, 2013 • Views: 497