- 11-15-2012, 08:55 AM #27
I think initially businesses would flock to BBM Voice chat before consumers will.
- 11-15-2012, 09:06 AM #28
I'd rather they just get Viber on board..at least then you have a cross platform app that works flawlessly and isn't restricted to one platform."Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all." -Sam Ewing
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- 11-15-2012, 09:07 AM #29
Still don't understand, I can run viber off 3G why can't I do it for BBM voice... Still, no complaints cause I don't use bbm much outside of work or home...
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11-15-2012, 01:37 PM #30
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- 11-15-2012, 02:27 PM #31Cuius testiculos habes, habeas cardia et cerebellum...
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- 11-15-2012, 02:41 PM #33
I wonder if its restricted to wifi only to apease the carriers who dont want to loose people on voice plans..........
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11-15-2012, 05:02 PM #36
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personally bbm voice is a godsend for me. now i can voice chat for free with all my bbm contacts (40+) across canada, the U.S. and the caribbean. i'm living in vancouver at the moment and can speak with my family and friends in toronto, winnipeg and my consultant friends who travel throughout the U.S. and Canada on a weekly basis. i can also easily speak to my family in trinidad & tobago (BBs are popular there) without using another service or being in front of a computer. i doubt my use case is unique, so i don't get why so many are being negative about this or comparing to the likes of skype/viber/tango etc. from my perspective a free service with considerable penetration just got a new and useful feature that millions will take advantage of on a daily basis yet some people think just because they don't benefit (right now) it isn't newsworthy. i get the lukewarm reception from those of you who have little to no bbm contacts but that doesn't change the fact that something is free just got better. maybe in a few months you'll have a handful of bb10 adoptees that you can chat with so stop being cynical. the only people who should be upset about this are the carriers as many, including myself, will be cancelling our long-distance plans in light of bbm7. sorry rogers, that $10/month will stay in my pocket.
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11-15-2012, 06:07 PM #37
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So.. BBM is secured.
Is BBM Voice secured? I mean that would be the huge difference between everyone else is... if its secured... (and bbm is out of the box).. then we really have a winner :O secured voice and bbmDropped my playbook on the street, then got it back! I'm one lucky person!
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- 11-15-2012, 08:02 PM #38I'll Always Be Ramblin' in Rehab: Where the real Bold addicts are!
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- 11-15-2012, 09:34 PM #39
Wish I had a newer phone so that I could give it a go.
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11-15-2012, 09:46 PM #40
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BBM voice call gets tech bloggers' attention
about getting BBM voice over mobile network.... that's called a phone call. These smart devices are phones. Why would any provider OK a system that would allow free calls over THEIR networks? Even surprised that carriers are okay with a free way to talk to folks without going through their networks by using wifi.
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- 11-15-2012, 10:26 PM #41
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- 11-16-2012, 07:11 AM #45
Why isn't BBM7 showing up for me in Beta zone? What am I missing here?Through the Years :2001 Ericsson T29s> Sony Z5> Sony Z7> SE Z600>Moto A760> RAZR V3>Razr V3i>BB 8800>BB 9500 >BB 9800>Bold 9900..RIM Returns with a bang
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