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    Default All you need to know about BBM 2.0 for iOS

    BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) version 2.0 for iOS is here, and there's a whole heck of a lot of great new stuff included for us to get our social on. The big news is that BBM Voice and BBM Groups have finally escaped BlackBerry 10 exclusivity, and that's before we even look at location sharing and everything else involved. Fortunately, no-one knows BBM like our buddies over at CrackBerry, and they've got us covered with a full look at what's new!

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    Yes it is a very interesting update for the BBM Users, Here a complete list of Highlighted features, i got it from the relevant online search. Hope this will give a better Idea,

    The redesign will carry things up to speed with the local BBM application on Blackberry and make for some joyful cross-stage clients.

    BBM Voice and BBM Channels Now Available for Android and iphone Customers

    New characteristics likewise incorporate basic record and photograph offering, area imparting, over 100 new emoticons and Dropbox coordination for iphone, Android and Blackberry Smartphones

    Another rendition of BBM will be accessible for Androif, iphone and Blackberry clients, providing for them heaps of energizing new characteristics. Android and iphone clients will now have the ability to make free voice brings to BBM contacts over a Wi-Fi or information association with BBM Voice(i), and in addition access BBM Channels. Likewise, BBM clients on Android, iphone and Blackberry(ii) cell phones will have more to talk about with quick a single click imparting of photographs, reports, voice notes and that's only the tip of the iceberg. BBM clients will additionally have the ability to impart their live area for a specified measure of time with other BBM contacts by utilizing area offering, fueled by Glympse, and will have 100 new emoticons accessible to help them say what's on their brain.

    "BBM keeps on deliverring new usefulness as a head informing stage that gives a basic and compelling approach to stay joined. Today's affirmation gives Android and iphone clients the rich knowledge of BBM Voice and BBM Channels - two extraordinary approaches to associate with companions, family and partners, to fabricate groups around imparted premiums, and to take after your most loved individuals and brands," said John Sims, President, Global Enterprise Solutions at Blackberry. "BBM proceeds to rapidly develop as a social versatile stage for purchasers and also for business clients through imaginative characteristics that provide for you extraordinary better approaches to interface and stake with one another."

    BBM Channels

    BBM Channels lets clients talk with other BBM clients about themes that investment them. Clients can join channels in the ballpark of an extent of points from items, side interests and games to amusement, style, autos and then some. Channels might be made by brands, organizations and BBM clients much the same and are an incredible approach to correspond straightforwardly and instantly with individuals who offer normal diversions in the broader BBM group.

    By presenting on their channel, channel holders promptly achieve their supporters with a message that can start talks. "Booked visit hours" permit BBM clients to have live talks with the channel possessor - an extraordinary approach to captivate straightforwardly with their most loved channels one on one.

    BBM Channels upholds the BBM center qualities of quickness, security and control. Since BBM Channels live right inside BBM, BBM clients get informed the minute one of the channels they take after has another post, or when somebody reacts to their remarks.

    With BBM Channels, clients can captivate with brands or different clients without needing to add them to their contact records, subsequently administering an abnormal amount of protection. With BBM Channels, clients have the watchfulness to pick in just to channel marks that are pertinent to them and dependably have control over the channels they subscribe to, while channel possessors have control over how supporters associate with their channel.

    For brands and organizations, BBM Channels furnishes another approach to associate and interface with an exceedingly captivated and focused on versatile group of onlookers. There are many brands recently utilizing BBM Channels to captivate with their clients. All the more on BBM Channels:

    • open, yet private. Channel managers control the discussion on their channels. Channel holders can decide to: permit endorsers of remark on presents unreservedly or on sanction them first; let supporters talk with them straightforwardly at whatever time, or set visit hours; they can interface with endorsers while never giving out particular parts, or including them as an individual BBM Contact. Also with private channels, direct managers can stay in contact with closer rings on a welcome just premise.

    • channel reporting. Each one channel has its own particular execution dashboard fabricated right in. Channel holders can see details on how endorsers are captivating with their channel, what number of individuals have seen each one post and how the supporter base is developing.

    • it's quick and simple. Begin a channel right from a Blackberry, iphone or Android cell phone. It just takes a couple of minutes to set up a BBM Channel and once it is situated up, presenting on it is as basic as picking a photograph and including a short message

    Location Sharing

    With area offering fueled by Glympse, clients can now impart their continuous area with one or a few BBM contacts for a specified measure of time - ideal for when individuals are running late, out with companions and the sky is the limit from there. BBM places control in the clients' hands, permitting them to indicate to what extent they need to impart their area for, by setting a clock. The point when the clock runs out the clients' area gets private once more.

    Dropbox Support

    Implicit backing for Dropbox™ makes it simple to send extensive indexes like presentations and movies. With Dropbox inherent to BBM, you can send a record from your individual cloud straightforwardly to a BBM contact. On the gaining finish, you can spare the index straightforwardly to your cell phone or add it to your Dropbox account.


    BBM clients have been requesting more emoticons, and now more than 100 new emoticons have been added to help you communicate. A large portion of the new emoticons hailed from thoughts submitted by clients!

    BBM keeps on uniting companions, family and associates over a horde of portable systems, as the standard for versatile texting with a quick, dependable, and captivating knowledge that puts control of security and individual data back in the users' access.

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