BBM, BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, Contacts and more updated for the Priv

BlackBerry just pushed a handful of updates to their Google Play apps for the Priv. Most of the updates are for stability improvements and bug fixes though there are some new things added to BBM, which was added in a recent beta update. There's an update to BBM, BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, Contacts, Notes and Tasks. Get a rundown of what's new from each app below.

  • BBM
    • Users can now set a subject for a multi-person chat
    • Allow a user to control notification previews
    • Allow a user to scroll through group picture gallery
    • BBM Protected updates - Users can now send high priority messages within a chat, Team chat allows users to set a chat subject and invite team members, Multi-person chats now show Delivered and Read notifications
  • BlackBerry Hub
    • Improvements for email sync
    • Minor enhancements and stability fixes
  • BlackBerry Camera
    • Faster photo capture
    • Sharper focus on faces
    • Improved exposure for flash photos
    • Other bug fixes and stability improvements
  • BlackBerry Keyboard - Minor enhancements and stability fixes
  • BlackBerry Calendar - Minor enhancements and stability fixes
  • Contacts by BlackBerry - Minor enhancements and stability fixes
  • Notes by BlackBerry - Minor enhancements and stability fixes
  • Tasks by BlackBerry - Minor enhancements and stability fixes

These updates follow the BlackBerry Services update that rolled out earlier, so if you missed that previously, you will also see it available as well. It's nice to see these apps updated regularly. I look forward to more future refinements. Once you get the updates installed yourself, let us know if there's any further improvements not mentioned above.