Blackberry announces BBM ‘Find Friends’ to help users find business contacts

Latest update for iPhone and Android to connect phone’s contact list with BBM members

Blackberry has announced a new update for its messenger service (BBM), a feature which allows users to easily find their friends and business contacts already using BBM.

Launching today from 11am for iPhone and Android, ‘Find Friends’ will detect which contacts in your phone’s contact list are already active on BBM, and allow you to choose who to send a PIN invite to.

For those contacts that don’t yet have BBM, you can invite them to download the app with an email or SMS invite.

The news follows the smartphone giant’s recent announcement that it will launching a new version of BBM, v2.0, shortly.


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