BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) updated to v6.2.0.44 in BlackBerry App World

Research in Motion (RIM), after releasing a loads of beta versions of the BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) in the BlackBerry Beta Labs has today announced the release of a stable version for all  users in the BlackBerry App World.


The stable version brings sin a few new features to the BBM and also loads of bug fixes.


  • Enjoy a new selection of Animated Avatars
  • Send voice notes more easily back and forth – streamlined voice notes allow you to set your convenience key to BBM, highlight a contact (or while in a chat), press the key, record and send. 
  • Simpler way to change your Name and Personal Message – click on profile and start updating inline.
  • Tagging is now even quicker – BlackBerry Tag enhancement allows for automatic invitations and accepting within BBM.
  • Improved Contact Search – search will ignore special characters and emoticons to pull up all relevant contacts.
To get the latest version of BBM head over to BlackBerry App World and download it.