TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,209 Reviews & Articles | 40,188 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: GTA V will have 'just for PC' features, including a video editor

Free calls and Channels are coming soon to BBM for iOS and Android

BlackBerry says BBM is getting some serious upgrades soon (NASDAQ:BBRY)

| Apps News | Posted: Dec 20, 2013 10:10 pm

A struggling BlackBerry is attempting to turn its BlackBerry Messenger Service into something that can help keep it afloat, and lately has been pushing it pretty hard. Today BlackBerry announced that it has entered into a deal with LG that will see BBM installed on all of the company's smartphones.

 

TweakTown image news/3/4/34479_1_free_calls_and_channels_are_coming_soon_to_bbm_for_ios_and_android.png

 

Along with this announcement comes several new features that are sure to make BBM users on iOS and Android quite happy. Heading up the list of new features is BBM Voice, a free calling feature that lets users voice chat instead of using cellular voice service. BBM also now features chat room with a handful of channels that vary based on interest, hobbies, and consumer brands.

NEWS SOURCES:Thenextweb.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Apps news at our Apps news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases