There is a new version of BBM Channels that has been posted for you to test throughBlackBerry Beta Zone. Please follow this link to sign in and download as soon as possible. The update brings the following new features:

  • New Updates Tab: A new, easily accessible updates filter can now be found in the Updates section! Effortlessly switch your updates view between ‘All’, ‘Contacts’ and ‘Channels’.
  • Comments with PIN or CPIN are now Blocked: getting sick of spam? Wish people would stop posting their PIN in comments? Now your subscribers won’t be able to post their personal PIN or Channel PIN in the comments.

BlackBerry 10 Users Only:

  • “Start Chat” Button: From the Chats tab you can now quickly start a BBM Chat with a contact by selecting the new chat icon!

BlackBerry OS Users Only:

  • Threaded Comment Notifications – Following the conversation is easier than ever!
  • Favorite Channels – Highlight your favorite Channels to control which notifications you receive.