BBM for Windows Phone Beta Now Available

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For those who were quick to register for the Windows Phone BBM Program in BlackBerry Beta Zone, the download is now officially available to you. The BBM Beta for Windows has a couple features that are going into testing prior to an official launch on the platform. BBID Setup and Log-in (for Whitelisted BBIDs) Create…

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BBM for Windows Phone with Native UI Revealed

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BlackBerry has kickstarted the BBM beta for Windows Phone users. BlackBerry initial rolled out a private beta in the Windows Phone app store. However, the company is now opening up beta requests to the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Here’s what BlackBerry had to say about the upcoming Windows Phone BBM: Sharing Experiences with Control and Privacy…

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BBM Beta Arrives in Windows Phone Store

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Earlier today, a BBM beta has shown itself in the Windows Phone app store with the following description: “BBM for Windows beta. We’re getting ready to welcome Windows Phone users to the BBM community. BBM brings you together in the moment with friends and family through instant chats, voice calls, picture sharing, voice notes and…

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Three UK says “BlackBerry is dying off slowly”

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BlackBerry hasn’t been selling too well lately the last few years, which comes as no surprise. Though, despite losing a gargantuan amount of marketshare, BlackBerry CEO believes the company has a 50/50 chance for a successful turnaround. However, it seems UK carrier Three is giving up on the Canadian smartphone brand, saying “BlackBerry is dying off…

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BBM for Windows Phone and Nokia X Coming

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Nokia has just announced some great things during their Mobile World Congress 2014 keynote. One of those announcements included that BBM will be arriving in the Windows Phone Store. For some time now, BBM has been available on Android and iPhone devices. Windows Phone users with Nokia Lumias will now be able to get on…

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Instagram Shuns BlackBerry 10; Releasing for Windows Phone in Weeks

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Despite the growing evidence that BlackBerry is still the number 3 platform, Instagram does not want anything to do with it. Likely, they’re caught up in the “company is dead” sentiment that’s swept much of the mass media. With a complete slap in the face, Instagram plans to release an official version for Windows Phone. “Our…

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Poll: Should BlackBerry Bring BBM to Windows Phone?

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#BBM4ALL is the latest hashtag to roll out from the marketing crew over in Waterloo. My issue with that is that there will be no BBM4ALL. There are alot of windows phone users out there that would love to be able to use the worlds best messaging application.  By bypassing Microsoft, BlackBerry competitors will continue…

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Microsoft Deems Windows Phone in 3rd Place, Not Afraid of BlackBerry

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There’s an ongoing battle for the 3rd spot amongst mobile ecosystems. For quite sometime, BlackBerry held third place, while Android and iOS began dominating. Speaking to The Verge, Microsoft’s senior Windows Phone product manager Larry Lieberman deems Windows Phone to be in third place and adds that they’re not afraid of BlackBerry. “We think we’re solidly…

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Nokia Seeking to Target BlackBerry Enterprise Customers

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The current and past success of BlackBerry is keeping competitors eyes stil focused. In an interview with Bloomberg, Nokia CEO Stephen Elop described how the Windows platform has various advantages over BlackBerry and other platforms. “I get asked a lot of questions about this relative to BlackBerry, and what I’ll say is: I’m very interested in…

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