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Bring iMessage BlackBerry users Move to BBM

IMessage cases that began to be used by spammers to send junk messages, apparently used by the BlackBerry. The company invites the messaging service users to move to the BlackBerry Messenger (BBM).

Through a blog post, BlackBerry revealed several reasons why iMessage users should move on and use the BBM.

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According to BlackBerry, iMessage can not control anyone who sends a message to the user. Because of this messaging service using a base cell phone number or Apple ID. So, anyone who knows a person’s ID number or cell phone can send a message.

“With BBM, users can control more who are accepted as part of the contact. Hence there is a commitment to send and receive messages,” wrote the BlackBerry, which is quoted on Monday (08/25/2014).

BlackBerry argued, if there is spam in the BBM due to the policy system itself. Users are in control of their contact list and there is no way to send messages without contact.

By using the base PIN, privacy is a major problem with spam iMessage. BBM protect the privacy of its users by only allowing users to send messages to contacts that are approved.

“Our enterprise messaging service safer, because the BBM adds advanced encryption layer. This ensures your message is not vulnerable to spying or hacking while being transmitted,” added the BlackBerry.

“On the rare occasion that you get spam or unwanted advertising, you only need to block the person from your contact list and reject further attempts to contact you in the future,” he said.

BlackBerry Messenger itself is not exclusive and is now beginning to open up to other platforms, including iOS to.

Finally, the BlackBerry Personal Digital Assistant Got

Almost all smartphone platforms has long has its virtual assistant. Like Apple has Siri, Google with Google Now, and last Cortana Microsoft.

However, the BlackBerry seems to hold the principle of better late than not at all. That’s because shortly BlackBerry users will also have its own digital assistant.

blackberry assistantceThat feature is called BlackBerry Asisstant, which will be released in conjunction with BlackBerry OS 10.3. In its official blog, showing off some skill BlackBerry BlackBerry Assistant, which is approximately the same as a virtual assistant on other platforms.

BlackBerry Assistant will be ordered to launch an application, send messages, and make phone calls just by voice commands. In addition, it can also be commanded to search emails, or calendar, or even looking for a trending topic on Twitter.

In driving mode, it can be instructed to read the incoming email. BlackBerry users can also ask for a permanent Assistant mark unread email with labels.

Such a feature seems is projected to increase work productivity, as predicted when promoting BlackBerry BlackBerry Passport.

“Combine this new feature (Assistant) on OS 10.3 with touch screen 1440×1440 pixels belonging Passport, also with a touch-enabled keyboard, then your career should be look nice,” wrote the BlackBerry at the end of the blog post.

New Features of Android BBM Ready to Compete Skype

Skype, Whatsapp, and the line should be ready with the new features offered by BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) cross-platform. I could have lost the status quo with its instant messaging service from Canada.

bbm android iosFeatures BBM for Android and iOS consists of the addition of voice calls between users for free fuel, the origin is connected to a WiFi connection. For this feature, Skype must be vigilant.

In addition to phone calls free, also includes a feature BBM BBM Channel, which previously had sudaha exist in the BlackBerry OS. This new feature allows users to join or create a community with similar interests.

“Users can now join the channel topic such as products, hobbies, etc. entertaimen. Companies can form a group of business to communicate with its customers,” wrote in his blog BlackBerry.

It is also interesting, because BBM Android and iOS is also now integrated with Dropbox. So that users can share files, photos or any large.

Lastly, the new features in BBM cross-platform is the emergence of 100 new emoticons. So that communication with other BBM users can be much more fun. This matter should have warning line.

Wow! BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 Can Run Android

BlackBerry has just launched the latest update BlackBerry 10.2.1. The most striking improvisation in this version is the ability to run Android applications. Not only that, it turns out the OS ‘Android’ can be run on it.

balckberry 10 androidThis is evidenced by one of the users of BlackBerry Z30. To enable this, the user is relying on an application called Nova Launcher to unload ‘Android’ that exists in the BlackBerry 10.2.1.

In a video, seen ‘Android’ Jelly Bean-based 4.2.2 is running quite smoothly. Even so, there are still many functions or applications are not running normally.

One application that is trying to run on the ‘Android’ in BlackBerry Z30 is YouTube. Interestingly, it turns out that the streaming video application can arguably goes without a hitch.

But unlike the YouTube application on Android phones running the platform, the ‘Android’ BlackBerry Z30 download it direct to the YouTube website.

Some analysts refer to the capabilities of the BlackBerry OS 10.2.1 is dangerous for a BlackBerry. Because it is not possible ‘migration’ massive users of Blackberry 10 will be made ​​to the ‘Android’, although is not entirely.

So far there has been no response from BlackBerry about being crowded so conversation among users of the BlackBerry 10 devices.