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BlackBerry upgrades BBM with stickers, new shop

Tuesday 1 April 2014 | 16:55 CET | News
BlackBerry is bringing new features, including stickers, to BBM, after expanding the messaging service to other mobile operating systems. The latest update of BBM is available from 01 April on the Android, iOS and BlackBerry app stores. The new stickers - larger, bolder and more expressive images than emoticons - can be added to BBM chats. Customers will be able to purchase and download sticker packs from the new BBM Shop found in BBM. Each sticker pack contains between 20 and 25 stickers and features content developed by artists or relating to a theme or a character like CosCat, Gilbert's

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