Blackberry to offer BBM app on Android and iOS

  • Blackberry is to offer its Blackberry Messenger (BBM) as an app to download for rival platforms.

    From this summer, Blackberry will offer texts, photo messages and group functions on devices running Google's Android and Apple's iOS operating system from this summer.

    It plans to roll out screen sharing, voice and video calls for free later in the year.

    The move is seen as a bid to counter rivals such as Skype and Whatsapp.

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