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BlackBerry BBM ends first week with 80 mln active users

Tuesday 29 October 2013 | 19:17 CET | News
BlackBerry has announced that BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), following its launch on Android and iPhone devices, with more than ten million downloads in the first twenty-four hours, has now ended its first week with more than 80 million monthly active users, including more than twenty million new users on Android and iPhone devices. During its first week, BBM was the top free overall app in 35 countries in Google Play and in 107 countries in the App Store(SM). BBM allows consumers to chat with contacts either one-to-one, in multi-person chats or as part of a BBM Group, deliver and read statuses

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