One of the biggest news during BlackBerry Live was the long rumored release of BBM on other platforms, iOS and Android specifically. Users have mostly welcomed the idea, though not everyone has been supportive, but we believe if well played, it was a smart move. We still haven’t seen BBM actually running on these devices, and release was said to be during this summer but no exact date has been announced yet.

If you’re interested in trying out BBM on iOS or Android, you can now sign up for alerts to be notified when it becomes available. Just head over to this link. Let us know if you’ll be downloading it when it’s out.