BBM Channels has been in beta for over half a year. The beta has proven to be quite effective, and many BlackBerry users seemed to have liked the service. BBM Channels will be rolling out to the masses later today around 3pm ET. Hopefully it will be available to iOS and Android soon.
BlackBerry have roll out an update to BlackBerry Channels.
Here’s what’s new 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!
To get BBM Channel first download Beta Zone from BlackBerry World.