According to BlackBerry, the app has around 61 million active users a month, with 51 million of them using BBM
Its closer alliance with BBM
can also be seen as a response to views aired at the association's annual general meeting in January.
Channel Contributors: BBM
Channels now supports multiple channel contributors through the web client; making it easier for the over 1 million BBM
Channel owners to manage and post new content.
Stickers are another great example of how we're making the BBM
experience more engaging and fun for our customers," said David Proulx, Senior Director, BBM
Chen reiterated that BBM
would be coming to Windows Phone, targeted for fiscal Q2, and would be pre-loaded on Nokia devices in select markets.
Introduced in 2005, BBM
set the standard for mobile instant messaging and continues to drive innovation in messaging and private social networking.
Launched in late November, BBM
Channels is the Canadian manufacturer's social networking extension to its instant messaging application, and will compete with the likes of Facebook and Twitter.
This is an opportunity for BBM
to become a more competitive player in the rapidly growing private social network space in emerging markets.
Imports of BBM
has continued to scale up from year to year in the past five years to follow the expanding economy.
In the planned initial release, Android and iOS users would be able to experience the immediacy of BBM
chats, including multi-person chats, as well as the ability to share photos and voice notes, and engage in BBM
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1 OS will further enhance the mobile experience and make life easier, from managing daily tasks to planning big adventures with capabilities such as BlackBerry Tag, a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot, BBM