4/1/2008 5:48:00 PM
One million Facebook downloads to BlackBerrys
RIM’s attempts at taking the BlackBerry out of the boardroom seems to have worked, with the company announcing more that more than a million Facebook applications have been downloaded to the smartphones.
The BlackBerry maker launched specially created Facebook application for the phones at CTIA Wireless tradeshow in October. Users of the smartphone could download the application for free from the BlackBerry websites.
BlackBerry users with the application can wirelessly send and view messages, photos, pokes and Wall posts, as well as upload photos, invite friends, change status and manage events.