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Report: BBM iOS app won’t support iPad at launch

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By Phil Dzikiy

News Editor, iLounge
Published: Friday, May 17, 2013
News Categories: iPad, Apps + Games

BlackBerry’s recently announced iOS app for its BBM messaging service is expected to launch this summer, but it apparently won’t be coming to iPad right away. According to a report, Vivek Bhardwaj, head of software portfolio at BlackBerry, said BBM will be coming to “iOS phones running iOS 6 and higher.” Bhardwaj said smartphone is the company’s “real focus” for BBM. “When you start looking at tablets, computers and other screens, the usage model changes and behaviour changes. For us right now the absolute focus is getting BBM onto smartphones,” he said. [via Trusted Reviews]

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RIM/BlackBerry never had a clue what to do with a tablet anyway (read: PlayBook), so why is this any surprise?

Posted by BeyondtheTech on May 17, 2013 at 1:33 PM (PDT)

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Bbm on ipad

Posted by Ismail salam on June 13, 2013 at 9:05 PM (PDT)

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