BlackBerry Messenger To Get Video Chat and Screen Sharing On BlackBerry 10

Posted Jan 30, 2013

Today at the BlackBerry 10 Live event, BlackBerry announced that the BlackBerry Messenger program will support video chat, voice calling, and screen-sharing.  BlackBerry Messenger’s video chat feature competes against Apple FaceTime and Skype.  The Screenshare feature lets a friend or colleague view everything that is on your BlackBerry screen.  BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins said that this is an easier and faster way to share information without having to write an e-mail or send an SMS.  Below is a demo of how it works: