The Blackberry BBM deal for ios and Android platforms is close to proximity as Blackberry mistakenly published the user guide of the pinging app for it's contemporary devices on their website.
The mobile messaging app is very similar to the normal one that runs on Blackberry devices and it functions the same way too. The user guide explain in details the numerous functions attached to this app and the how to get started.you can get the user guide from here (ios) and here (Android).
The app is designed to allow for real-time communication between contacts and groups, the guides made emphasis on sharing pictures and messages, including broadcast messages, multi-person chats, and group chats. Users will also be able to create BBM Groups,plan events ahead of time, track to-do’s, share photos, and chat with up to 30 people at a time, without the need to add everyone as BBM contacts.
Alot of people have been wondering what could be used as BBM pin, since each Blackberry device comes with a unique pin that works together with the BBM messaging app. The good news is, the mobile messaging app designed for both ios and Android also gives each user a unique pin for pinging. Maybe when you download the app you might choose the pin you want or they will assign one to you, whichever way, each user is entitled to a pin.
At launch, the CEO Thorsten Heins had said that only messaging and group features will be available, but promised that the rest of BBM will eventually be appended to the Android and ioS versions including screen sharing, BBM voice, and the newer BBM channels.
The launch of BBM for Android and ios is a major move for the struggling company because that's one of the strongest feature that differentiates the Blackberry operating system powered devices from others.The big question still remains that, will the initiation of this development rejuvenates the Blackberry Brand name or associate catastrophe to the one time world device? Moreover alot of other good messaging app have flooded the app market including whatsapp, facebook, kik, instachat, kik, viber, 2go, eskimi ,Wechat and many others, which a good number of the smarphone users have acquainted their self with, thus might not see the need to start using the BBM app.However some of this gents might want to check it out to see what the hyper-commended app can do.