It’s officially au revoir, à bientôt…as BBM which was once one the dominating messaging app has shut down.
“Today is the last day to use BBM. Thank you for all the support and memories that you have spent together with BBM.” On Twitter, BBM sent out a goodbye note to make users aware.
In April 2019, BBM made the announced that they will discontinue the BBM for consumer service globally in May, also announcing a paid BBMe, the enterprise version of the messenger.
The PIN system app was best known for messaging and voice calls between BlackBerry, iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile smartphone users. In 2015, the app had a base of more than 190 million users worldwide and over 22 million registered users in Africa.