BBM Music

Research In Motion (RIM) has presented BBM Music, a new BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) for music lovers socially connected. BBM Music is a cloud service that allows a viral social and musical exploration by offering its users to create a music library that can be shared progressive community with friends BBM Music. The size of this expanding music library when new friends join the community and that each user can select songs from a catalog comprising millions of titles from major publishers such as Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group and EMI.

“More than 45 million users already plébiscitent the benefits of social communication via BBM, and we are delighted to extend this experience to a social and interactive music service unique. We have partnered with industry leaders to provide rich experience of sharing and music discovery that will allow users to benefit from the demand for quality music while connecting with friends to a whole new level. “said Mike Lazaridis, president and co-CEO of Research In Motion.

Omnifone, a leading provider of music services in the cloud, RIM provides infrastructure management services including administration BBM Music content, hosting musical and reporting functions. This service, owned by RIM, facilitates the distribution of a complete music catalog users to BBM Music and provides detailed reporting tool for the remuneration of copyright.

A program for closed beta test the service BBM Music started in Canada, the U.S. and the UK. BBM Music service should be commercially available to customers before the end of a monthly fee of $ 4.99 in the following countries: Germany, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Canada, Colombia, United Arab Emirates, Spain, United States Republic, France, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, United Kingdom, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey.