The BBM cross-platform handheld Apple iOS is now a reality appreciated as a tool to stay in touch with friends and colleagues using a BlackBerry smartphone or Android. We have already issued guidelines for the use of the BlackBerry Messenger with Apple iOS smartphones and the application is updated to version 18.104.22.168.
Version 22.214.171.124 of BlackBerry Messenger for Android fixes some bugs of the previous version and aims to optimize the battery life during phone calls BBM Voice. Good news for all those who had reported these problems from the beginning of use.
Among the features and functionality guaranteed by BBM for Apple iOS include:
BBM is always on and connected. There is no need to open another application.
- You can know in real time when your messages have been delivered (D) and when they were read (R).
- Call for free your BBM contacts whenever you want with BBM Voice
- Share photos, files, documents, voice notes and more.
- Allow your contacts to see your real-time location on a map thanks to Glympse
- You can see when your contacts are responding to a message.
- The wide range of emoticons allows you to express any mood or emotion.
BBM protects your privacy. You can decide how to handle it :
- Choose the mode of sharing information : using BBM PIN instead of phone numbers or e-mail addresses ; in this way, privacy is respected and you can always control who can contact you.
- Choose your contacts : with the ability to create lists of approved contacts, you can decide which users can send messages.
Chat and share content with multiple people :
- Groups: groups BBM Groups allow you to share pictures, lists, and appointments. You can become a member of a group in which there are users who are not in your BBM contact list.
- Group chat : You can invite more contacts to join a group chat.
- Broadcast messages : you can send a message to multiple contacts at the same time BBM.
BBM Channels: join the conversations in real time on your favorite topics.
- Create a new channel to share your thoughts, your ideas and your passions.
- Subscribe to a channel to participate in existing BBM chat with other users who share your interests.
Create your own profile BBM :
- Post the profile picture using images, or animated images ( GIFs ).
- Updates the state to share with other people your business or your moods.
The BlackBerry Messenger is available for free in the Apple iTunes store.