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NEWS : BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Hit 160 Million Registered Users And 85 Million Active Monthly Users!





During the earnings call yesterday, BlackBerry CEO John Chen also give some staggering numbers about the best social-messaging, non-other but BBM! He announced that currently, there are 160 million registered BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) users worldwide!

Out of the 160 million users 50 million of them are using BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) on a BlackBerry device that brings the total of active monthly users to a swooosh 85 million and rising!!

With the coming of BBM to Windows Phone, these numbers should increase drastically very soon!.

Way to go #TeamBlackBerry !

NEWS : BlackBerry Announced BlackBerry Classic and BlackBerry Passport



Also in  the BlackBerry earning report yesterday, BlackBerry CEO, John Chen announced three more new family members to BlackBerry family ; the BlackBerry Classic and the BlackBerry Passport and yes, the one that we already known the BlackBerry Z3.

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NEWS : BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) Coming To Windows Phone in July




In the BlackBerry earnings call yesterday, BlackBerry CEO John Chen mentioned that BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for Windows Phone will arrive sometimes in July. Previously, we already known that it’s coming to Windows Phone but no time/date given.

With BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) coming to Windows Phone, BBM now is a true cross-platform across all mobile OS and not to forget, the most secured.


NEWS : BlackBerry To Expand Application Ecosystem By Making Amazon Appstore Available on BlackBerry 10 Smartphones


BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that the Amazon Appstore will be available with the launch of the BlackBerry 10.3 operating system this fall, greatly expanding access to thousands of the most popular apps and games to BlackBerry customers.  Read more

NEWS : BlackBerry Shutdown Music and Video Stores On July 21st.



With regards to BlackBerry announcement that Amazon AppStore will be coming to BlackBerry 10 later this year, Blackberry also mentioned that they will shutting down their music and video stores on July 21st.  Read more