BlackBerry recently updated BBM for Android to version 2.0 and brought a slew of new features, including BBM Voice and BBM Channels. While we wait for BBM Video to arrive, BlackBerry has updated the app with a few notable fixes that improves the overall experience. According to the change log, this latest version includes:
- Fix to enable sharing of emoticons in status updates (v2.0 saw over 100 new emoticons)
- Improved response time when opening BBM chat and group screen
- Addresses issues that some users may have experienced when receiving a URL in a BBM chat
- Includes optimizations to battery life when on a BBM Voice call
There are over 80 million BBM users around the world on BlackBerry, Android, iPhone and the app will soon be coming to Windows Phone.