Twitter Hits Version 10.2 for BlackBerry 10
BlackBerry today released a new version of Twitter for BlackBerry 10 devices. The updated application adds a wide range of new features, including support for multiple accounts. Other added benefits are improved Direct Message and refresh behavior; better discovery with pull-to-refresh; more details posted on Activity pages; improved search suggestions and saved searches; and improved photo saving from Twitter to the smartphone's gallery app. Twitter 10.2 for BlackBerry, which is free to download from BlackBerry World, also refreshes the user interface with a wider feed so it holds more information.
PayPal Reaches BlackBerry 10 Devices
PayPal has made a version of its mobile application available in the BlackBerry World app store for devices running BlackBerry OS 10.x. With this new app, PayPal is available to Android, BlackBerry, Fire OS, iOS, and Windows smartphones.
BlackBerry Delivers Significant Update to Priv and DTEK50
BlackBerry today began rolling out a series of software updates to its Android-based handsets, the Priv and DTEK50. The upgraded software adds new features and improves functionality across various apps.
Twitter More Prominently Suggesting Who to Follow
Twitter has tweaked its Android and iOS mobile apps by adding "who to follow" suggestions directly to users' timelines. Twitter says it relies on a number of factors to determine the suggested accounts, including users' email and phone contacts, as well as what types of accounts they already follow.
Twitter for Windows Phone Earns New Features
Twitter today updated its mobile app for Windows Phone devices and took the opportunity to add new functions. For example, Twitter now integrates with the People Hub for saving Twitter profile data.
BlackBerry Improves BBM with Support for Lollipop and iOS 8
BlackBerry today pushed out BBM 2.6 to the Android and iOS platforms, as well as its own BlackBerry platform. All three versions of the app gain new features, including support for stickers within group chats and a 60-second option for time chats.