BBM Senior Product Manager, Sumit Parab, Leaves BlackBerry

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The BBM team at BlackBerry is losing another member. Sumit Parab, who was the BBM Senior Product Manager, has now left BlackBerry tweeting “It’s been a great 3 years! Will definitely miss you guys.” He looks to have left for a Director of Product Management position at UXP Systems. UXP Systems appears to make multi-screens for TVs….

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BBM for Android and iPhone Updates Now Available

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Since the release of BBM, millions of users have downloaded the application and are currently using it on their iPhone and Android devices. BlackBerry has been actively working on making the application better based on your feedback, and that’s why new updates have been released for Android and iPhone. Among the bug fixes and perfomance…

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Mobidia Reveals Insights Into Usage of BBM for Android, iOS

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Mobidia Technology, Inc., a provider of mobile analytics, today released new insight into mobile usage of BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) application for Android. Mobidia’s data demonstrates BlackBerry’s success in entering the stand-alone, social messaging application space 2 weeks ago, but also highlights the highly competitive and fragmented market. The data shows the growing number of messaging applications that…

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Goodbye BBM Line; Hello Millions of New Users

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*Update from Lucas* – While BBM could soon potentially reach 100 Million total subscribers (BlackBerry users included) the figures aren’t there just yet. Though, now that BlackBerry has ended the wait line, the company’s servers can handle up to 10 Million new subscribers per hour. The figures are definitely drawing higher and higher. Stay tuned…

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BBM for iPhone and Android Unveiling Tomorrow in Indonesia, Launching September 20th

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Many people believed the BlackBerry event held in Malaysia today would be regarding multi-platform BBM. Instead, BlackBerry chose to unveil the BlackBerry Z30, with select availability in Asia and UK. However, BBM for iPhone and Android is still coming. As previously rumored, BlackBerry is hosting multi-platforms official unveiling tomorrow in Jakarta, Indonesia. Once the unveiling…

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BBM for Android Demoed in Video

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BlackBerry Messenger will soon be making its way onto iOS and Android devices. Some lucky users have already been testing BBM on Android from BlackBerry Beta Zone. However, the official release is scheduled this month. As we previously saw in leaked images, BBM for Android and iOS look nearly identical to the version available on…

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