It has been leaked that Blackberry have been said to release the messenger service Blackberry Messenger to all smartphones.
Apple and Android will be able to download Blackberry Messenger “BBM” for all smartphones and will no longer be limited to BlackBerrys own devices in the summer of 2013. Will this move keep Blackberry alive and Kicking or will this be the stupidest thing they have ever done?
Blackberry is now less popular then all other Smart phone devices including the windows smartphones. Blackberry fans have seem to have taken the whole idea very personally and are not happy with the removal of their identities as they see it.
With the likes of Facebook Chat, Whatsapp and Imessage is Blackberry messenger going to succeed. BBM has features that allow for on the go Group creation and the ways to connect though QR codes or Just pins that are not possible with the large social networking systems.
Time will tell if this can save the troubled company