How to Delete Unread BBM Messages (Video)

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When you’re a BlackBerry user and a party goer, you’re odds are against you. Not only could you drunk text and/or call people, you could accidentally drunk BBM someone. I’ll admit, I’ve at some time have accidentally sent the wrong message to the wrong person. Cringing that the thought of what the person on the…

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WhatsApp Hacked by Anonymous Palestine; Unclear if Data Compromised

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WhatsApp had their website briefly hacked earlier today by a group calling themselves KDMS, an apparent offshoot of the Anonymous hacktivist group. While the WhatsApp website was defaced, it is unclear if any data was compromised. However, some users reported they were unable to download photos. The hack looks to have routed WhatsApp.com traffic to…

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BlackBerry and Kik Settle Lawsuit Over BBM Infringement Allegations

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Three years ago, Kik Interactive launched it’s cross-platform messaging app, which was subsequently modeled after BBM. After Kik became an immediate success, garnering over 1 million signups in the first two weeks, BlackBerry slapped the company with a lawsuit. BlackBerry’s patent infringement lawsuit against Kik claimed it made “false and/or misleading statements” and caused “confusion” in…

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BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013 Keynote Recap

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The buzz for BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013 was astounding. Everyone was wondering what exactly BlackBerry would announce at the conference. BlackBerry’s VP of Developer Relations, Alec Saunders, took the stage to first tell attendees that, “BlackBerry remains dedicated to remaining the best mobility experience.” This is a paramount statement considering the company may go private…

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BlackBerry Demos BBM on Windows Desktop

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During BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013, Chris Smith and Alec Saunders had a surprise for attendees. Chris Smith showed off how they’ve created the feature to mirror BBM onto a Windows PC. It functioned quite well, much like remote desktop. BlackBerry gave no timeline or an official branding for such a feature. However, they said they…

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BBM for iPhone and Android Not Releasing This Week

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Over the weekend you might have anticipated BBM for the iPhone and Android. Unfortunately, the company experienced a major bug with their servers due to a leaked version for the Android BBM. Head of BBM, Andrew Bocking, explains: “This is Andrew Bocking, head of BBM at BlackBerry. As a follow up to our first blog…

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BBM for iPhone and Android Quick Look (Video)

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BlackBerry has set the stage for the rollout of multi-platform BBM on iPhone and Android. Many iPhone users across the globe have begun to see BBM popup in the App Store. For those who haven’t yet, perhaps this workaround will do the trick. BBM for Android and iPhone has the following features: BBM Chat – Enjoy real,immediate conversations with…

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