BlackBerry announced today it has resumed its BBM rollout for Android and iPhone customers around the globe. Over the next few hours, people will find BBM in Google Play, the Apple App Store and in select regional Samsung App Stores for free download. BBM for iPhone is now also optimized for iOS7 and BBM for Android includes new features like the BBM chat widget, which allows people to keep up with BBM conversations without having to open the app.
Here is how it will work:
-Download BBM - the easiest way is to visit BBM.com from your Android or iPhone browser -Once you install the app, open it, and enter your email address to hold your spot in line -You'll get an email as soon as you reach the front of the line and can start using BBM
About BBM on Android and iPhone BBM promises to be the best private social network for people's most important contacts and conversations. Users can rest assured that only the people they have allowed as contacts will have access to them or their statuses. BBM uses PINs to protect personal information. People can share a phone number or email to connect or engage, but ONLY if they want to.
BBM for Android and iPhone features:
-BBM Chat (One to One or Multi-Person Chat) - Enjoy real, immediate conversations with friends on Android, iPhone and BlackBerry smartphones. Not only does BBM let you know that your message has been delivered or read, it also shows you that your friend is responding to the message. -More than chat - With BBM you can share files on your phone such as photos and voice notes, all in an instant. -Keep your group in the loop - BBM Groups lets you invite up to 30 friends to chat together and goes a step further by allowing Groups to have shared photo albums, files and calendars. -Post Updates and stay in the know - BBM lets you simply and easily post a personal message, profile picture and your current status, and lets your contacts know instantly in Updates.