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  • BBM Messenger and Uber launch ride-on-demand service within BBM Messenger

    BBM Messenger and Uber launch ride-on-demand service

    December 18, 2017 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on BBM Messenger and Uber launch ride-on-demand service

    Creative Media Works, operating as BBM Messenger, has partnered with on-demand ride-sharing company, Uber, to launch the Uber ride-on-demand service within BBM Messenger. Users around the world will have access to this new service. The tie-up between the two...

  • BBM Messenger and HotelsCombined to offer accommodation at users fingertips

    BBM Messenger and HotelsCombined partner

    October 23, 2017 • Online & SocialComments Off on BBM Messenger and HotelsCombined partner

    Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, has partnered with hotel price comparison site, HotelsCombined. The partnership will allow BBM users to search hotel booking sites to find the lowest possible rate on a hotel deal on BBM Messenger. HotelsCombined sits...

  • BBM Messenger Partners with NGO Springster in South Africa & Nigeria

    BBM Messenger Partners with NGO Springster in South Africa & Nigeria

    October 12, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on BBM Messenger Partners with NGO Springster in South Africa & Nigeria

    Creative Media Works, operating as BBM Messenger, announced on Thursday 12 October 2017 that the company has partnered with Springster, Girl Effect’s global mobile-first platform for vulnerable young women, to launch Girl Talk, a content offering aimed at...

  • BBM Messenger Partners with NGO Springster in South Africa & Nigeria

    Buy Tickets To Nigeria’s Biggest Events on your mobile

    July 27, 2017 • General, Mobile and Telecoms, Online & Social, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Buy Tickets To Nigeria’s Biggest Events on your mobile

    Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, has launched Event Tickets inside Discover with partner, Ariiyatickets. In the latest addition to BBM’s Discover offerings, the service allows Nigerians to browse for local concerts and events, and purchase...

  • BBM Messenger Partners with NGO Springster in South Africa & Nigeria

    Football365 Launches Worldwide on BBM Messenger

    July 19, 2017 • General, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Football365 Launches Worldwide on BBM Messenger

    Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, today announced the launch of Football365 on the messaging platform in partnership with Planet Sport Publishing, a global, independent publisher of sports news and information. Football365, now available on the BBM...

  • STAGE360 launches on BBM to empower musicians

    July 6, 2017 • General, Mobile and Telecoms, Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on STAGE360 launches on BBM to empower musicians

    Today at an event in Johannesburg Stream.Digital in partnership with Creative Media Works, operating as BBM Messenger, announced the launch of STAGE360 Music, a mobile music and content service. A first of its kind in South Africa, the service is aimed at...

  • BlackBerry

    BlackBerry unveils BBM for Windows Phone

    August 4, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on BlackBerry unveils BBM for Windows Phone

    BlackBerry has revealed a collaboration with Microsoft, which brings BBM to mobile devices running Windows Phone 8 and higher. Bryan Biniak, Vice President and General Manager, Developer Experience, Microsoft stated that: “We are intent on bringing the most...

  • South Africa: Entrepreneur broadcasts jobs with BBM

    May 27, 2014 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africa: Entrepreneur broadcasts jobs with BBM

    The Dala U Crew (DUC) is helping thousands of young South Africans to find jobs by tapping into the power of the BBM™, a leading mobile messaging platform for private and secure communications. The initiative, brainchild of young Durban businessman Sanjeev...

  • BBM now available for MTN Steppa

    March 13, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on BBM now available for MTN Steppa

    MTN South Africa has announced that the popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) instant messaging service is now available on its recently introduced entry-level Steppa smartphon which has taken the market by storm. Customers can access the app by visiting the...

  • BBM Channels aims to help businesses and brands

    February 20, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on BBM Channels aims to help businesses and brands

    Last week, BlackBerry announced an update to BBM, which added several fantastic new features, including BBM Channels to the Android and iPhone subscriber base. BlackBerry users have had access to BBM Channels beta for several months now.  In those months,...

  • BBM offers free voice calls

    February 14, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on BBM offers free voice calls

    A new version of BBM will be available later today for Android, iPhone and BlackBerry customers, giving them lots of exciting new features. Android and iPhone customers will now be able to make free voice calls to BBM contacts over a Wi-Fi or data connection...

  • BlackBerry updates Find Friends on BBM

    February 6, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on BlackBerry updates Find Friends on BBM

    Starting today, BBM is being updated with the Find Friends on BBM feature for iPhone and Android, allowing users to easily find their friends and contacts already using BBM. “The Find Friends feature is something that BBM users have been asking for and...

  • BBM Channels now available for BlackBerry users

    November 27, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on BBM Channels now available for BlackBerry users

    Today BBM Channels, a forum for active, real conversations between people, brands and communities, will be made available for BlackBerry users on BlackBerry OS 5 and above and BlackBerry 10 through BlackBerry World. BlackBerry users can simply update to the...

  • Another management reshuffle at BlackBerry

    November 12, 2013 • Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Another management reshuffle at BlackBerry

    BlackBerry today announced the appointment of Yudi Moodley as Managing Director for Africa. With this appointment, Yudi Moodley will be responsible for overseeing and driving the overall business strategy and growth for BlackBerry across Africa. Yudi Moodley...

  • 10-million downloads of BBM for Android

    October 24, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on 10-million downloads of BBM for Android

    In just 24 hours BBM has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android and iPhone users, one of the best single-day openings for a mobile app to date. BBM, the premier private social network from BlackBerry, is available for free in the App Store and...

  • Samsung first in line for BBM on Android

    October 23, 2013 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung first in line for BBM on Android

    Samsung today confirmed that BBM, the mobile social network, is now available to Samsung smartphone users in Sub-Saharan Africa – days ahead of the official rollout to other branded Android devices. This limited time offer is available to Samsung...