New BBM update for Windows Phone adds improvements in notifications and more

BlackBerry has updated the Windows Phone version of its BBM messenger app, adding improvements to its notifications. a new invite screen and more additions and changes.

Here's the full changelog of what's new in the version

  • Improved notifications: View a message preview outside of BBM including the sender and chat content.
  • New emoticons: 16 new emoticons have been added to bring more personality to your chats
  • A simplified PIN barcode screen where you can display and scan barcodes in one place
  • A new invite screen that includes suggested BBM contacts along with invites you've received and sent
  • BBM Group enhancements: Invite contacts to join your BBM Group through email and SMS
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

What's your current impressions of the BBM Windows Phone app and is BlackBerry doing a good job with its updates? Thanks to everyone who tipped us!


John Callaham