Rumor has it: Facebook & Twitter soon-to-become BBM connected apps


Last year when RIM had updated BlackBerry Messenger, it brought in a couple of new feature such as the color-coded chat bubbles and the ability to play games while chatting. One significant feature which the Canadian vendor had introduced was the integration of other apps with the BBM connected feature. Any BBM connected app lets you share stuff with your BBM contacts from directly within the app rather that having to go to BBM. Since the introduction of this feature, there have been many apps which have become available on the BlackBerry App World as BBM connected apps. According to CrackBerry, the latest apps to enter the BBM connected league are two social networking giants – Facebook and Twitter. RIM is keeping mum on the arrival of these updates but states that they will also be getting some much needed UI update.

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