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BBM for Android and iOS Relaunching Today

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phonetekmek

Oct 21, 2013, 3:20 PM

Still say its stupid

As a retail store manager, 100% of BB sales we have are due to people who need to use the BBM service with family and friends, usually internationally. Now when they want to go with a different phone, there will be no reason not to. This is going to hurt them more than many realize. And it has to devalue the company for those interested in buying it. A product that was exclusively their's, is now available for free on competing platforms. Maybe I'm wrong and missing some metric on how this is good for BB (and I'm sure if thats the case the PS community will let me know)! Lol
Agreed. I'm not sure how this is supposed to help the company in any way. They can't run BBM for free, but, if they charge for it, people will head back to the other apps. Ads could work, but that would essentially turn the company into not much mo...
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phonetekmek said:
As a retail store manager, 100% of BB sales we have are due to people who need to use the BBM service


Here's the problem:

"100% of a sales total which was insufficient to keep the company operat...
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T Bone

Oct 21, 2013, 1:04 PM

It still doesn't work

And worse, it demands that you MUST give it a 5 star review before you can activate it....seriously, that is just a slimy, dishonest business practice....
I loaded it on 2 iPhones(4s and 5) and a Note 2 and it works perfectly between all of them and my Blackberry Bold....
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