- 02-23-13, 04:24 PM #7
please help lol new @ this
Im new to this, I just got my z10 today because it was time to upgrade but was disappointed to find no kik or whatsapp i use it to keep in touch with my international friends. I am rubbish at technology but tried to get advice by searching online- i managed to download the DDPB on my laptop but after connecting up my z10 to my laptop via usb and typing in the password and so on it said "connecting" forever, i re-tried again and again to no avail please help anyone? thank you!!!!
- 02-23-13, 07:25 PM #10
- 02-23-13, 08:01 PM #12
Kik Messenger | Fast, Simple, Personal Smartphone Messaging it states the following on the bottom of their page
"*IMPORTANT NOTE: RIM has not approved or endorsed Kik Messenger for installation on BlackBerry devices. RIM, BlackBerry, and BlackBerry design elements are trademarks of Research in Motion Ltd."
so I'm assuming so
- 02-24-13, 09:07 AM #13
Hey, thought I would post this response I received from Kik customer support after I inquired about Kik availability on BB10. I had already side loaded the Android version, which worked ok, however you had to have the app active to receive messages. Unfortunately, this plus other factors like horrible music syncing with my Macbook Air led me to return my Z10. Thought this might be helpful for you guys to see though.
Subject: Support for Blackberry10
FEB 20, 2013 | 04:13PM EST
Thanks for your message! Sorry for the late reply. We're so happy to hear you like our app
We don't have any immediate plans to develop a version of Kik to run on BlackBerry 10 - but you never know what the future may hold!
Stay tuned to our blog (Blog | Kik Messenger), Twitter (@Kik), and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/kikplaynice) for news of any updates to the Kik app.
The Kik teamBlackberry Bold 9900 / Playbook 32GB
- 03-14-13, 09:52 AM #15
I would like Kik too. Whatsapp is fine if you want to talk to other phones, but my kids are all on iPod touches, and whatsapp doesn't support* the touch, so they are all on kik.
*they did, then stopped, and now do again but it is kind of broken how it works because you need to use a cel number that can get text messages to sign up.
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