BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated

Instant Message clients

The BlackBerry Instant Messaging & Social Network clients have been updated.  Some of the updates include Facebook up to 1.6.0.21, Windows Live Messenger, Google Talk and others were bumped up to 2.1.48. As usual, there’s no documentation detailing the updates, so please let us know if you notice any changes in the comments. You can get the updates on your BlackBerry via http://www.blackberry.com/instantmessaging Thanks to Dave Peckens for the heads up!

27 Responses to “BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated”


  1. 1 Dave

    Some new features I found: Yahoo and Windows Live Messenger have a new option to mark your status as “On The Phone” when you answer a call!

  2. 2 Nan Palmero

    Thanks Dave!

  3. 3 christine

    i am having trouble with the link . it gives me an error . is there anywhere else i can get the updates

  4. 4 Dave

    Christine, you should be able to go to http://m.blackberry.com (on your device) and check out the IM & Social Networking section. It’s all good.

  5. 5 Michael

    the apps are also much smaller in size. optimized?

  6. 6 beri

    Any info on the facebook change? downloading now

  7. 7 Sid K

    Facebook update includes fixing the Calendar and Friends refresh issue after updating your OS

  8. 8 pinkmotown (Paula)

    RT @BlackBerryCool: BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  9. 9 SaneinOne (Dave)

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  10. 10 IceySmurfette (Philly Girl)

    RT @BlackBerryCool BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  11. 11 ndru (Andrew Tan)

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  12. 12 CoryS86 (Cory Scheuer)

    RT @BlackBerryCool BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  13. 13 hartlogan (hartlogan)

    Blackberry instant messaging clients updated (via @blackberrycool): http://bit.ly/rjnjh For OTA installs: http://bit.ly/GNJ3e

  14. 14 DomConway

    Some details on what’s fixed over here:
    ttp://www.blackberrynews.com/2009/07/06/facebook-v1-6-0-21-fixes-calendar-and-friends-refresh-issues/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss

  15. 15 dwfaust (Don / Fonejunkie)

    RT @BlackBerryCool: BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD #FBfail http://twitpic.com/9k782

  16. 16 ferdyjo (Ferdy Johan)

    Available updates for Blackberry: Facebook up to 1.6.0.21, MSN, Google talk Blackberry Instant Messaging Clients http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  17. 17 SagX_80 (Will McKay)

    RT: BlackBerryCoolBlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  18. 18 SagX_80 (Will McKay)

    RT: @BlackBerryCool BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  19. 19 phrederich (Fred Atangan)

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  20. 20 taufansiswadi (Taufan I Siswadi)

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  21. 21 purpleish

    Myself, I have only noticed the above mentioned change as well (in Windows Live Messenger). Any ideas what the changes to facebook were?

  22. 22 dwfaust (Don / Fonejunkie)

    Apparently my error was NOT related to the update. : RT @BlackBerryCool: BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  23. 23 Z3rogate (Richard Steinbr?ck)

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  24. 24 raventech (Jason Ramsden)

    RT @BlackBerryCool: BlackBerry Instant Messaging Clients Updated http://bit.ly/2RkbCD

  25. 25 derrich (Derrich)

    Updates for Blackberry: Facebook up to 1.6.0.21, MSN, Google talk Blackberry Instant Messaging - http://bit.ly/2RkbCD (via @nanpalmero)

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