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Show Off Your Awesome New BBM Profile With Animated Avatar by Mblware

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One of the awesome features of the latest version of BBM is that you can use animated avatars. With Avatar Animator, a new app by mblware, you can get your own animated avatar for BBM. GIFs are a great way to express yourself and since there are very specific guidelines when using an animated GIF in your BBM profile, Avatar Animator scales animations to the proper specs. With Avatar Animator, you can set everything up quickly and easily. It may even work for Twitter (we have yet to test).
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Celebrate St Patrick’s Day With Free BBM Avatar Pack and Free Ringtone Pack

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St Patrick’s Day is tomorrow and people everywhere will be celebrating their love of drinking beer until they puke on the sidewalk and get a ticket for urinating in public. Whether or not that’s how you plan to celebrate, your St Patty’s Day will be better with a free avatar pack and free ringtone pack from the good guys over at Motek. The ringtone pack includes “Dance To The Harp” and “Lovely Irish Air” for your listening pleasure. The avatar pack has the “Official Irish Drinking Team” and “Wee Bit O’Irish”. Enjoy!
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BlackBerry Messenger 6.2 Now Available in Beta Zone Featuring NFC “Tap to Auto-Add”

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BBM is an incredibly powerful tool for BlackBerry users. It’s especially powerful when it’s combined with apps to help facilitate communication and sharing rich media. It’s even more powerful when combined with NFC to make all of this seamless and a simple matter of tapping two phones together. RIM is betting heavily on NFC and while we haven’t seen any real use cases for it yet on an NFC BlackBerry, BBM could be the first mass use-case. The latest version of BBM lets users set their BBM to auto-add any contact that is being shared by tapping. The NFC portion guarantees the person is a trusted connection and circumvents all the boring QR code scanning or sending someone your PIN.
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Send Short Voice Messages Over BBM With Free VVM Messenger App (Beta)

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Sending short voice messages over BBM is a fun idea. It may not be the most efficient way to communicate, but if it’s something that requires tone, sarcasm or any emotion, then text probably won’t do it justice. From the same developer that brought you the Viira GTD, you can send short voice messages over BBM with this free Beta app called VVM Messenger.
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What If RIM Gave Everyone BBM Data Plans Free Through Carriers?

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Recently, Vodaphone India launched a BBM-only data plan that allows customers to join in on the fun of BBM while not having to pay for large buckets of data. There are hundreds of thousands, if not millions of BlackBerry users that would sign up for a BBM-only data plan if they had access to it, so maybe RIM should pay for it out of the money they get from carriers for each BlackBerry sold.
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