Those of you in the BBM Channels beta program will be happy to see that there is a new release available for both BlackBerry 10 and BBOS devices in Beta Zone. This update includes the option to have a dark theme (OS 10.2 only), the ability to block subscribes, and more! Make sure you log in to the beta zone and get your update!

New Features Available in this Release:

  • Spread the word out about BBM on iPhone and Android to your friends and family!
    • When you upgrade an automatic personal message (BBM status) will alert your contacts about Multi-Platform BBM availability and how they can download!
    • Easily spread the word across other mediums such as Twitter and Facebook with a new button that allows you to “Share the News”.
  • Ability to Block Channel Subscribers: you will now be able to block individuals from commenting and reposting in your channel right from the channel comments.
  • OS 10.2 Only: Black Theme: you spoke and we listened! You now have the ability to set a light or dark theme for BBM!

Leave a comment below and let us know what you think of the update!