We noticed that RIM released an update to BlackBerry Messenger from 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52. You can download the updated version from mobile.blackberry.com or at this link on your BB browser. The update is doesn’t seem to be available on app world yet but it should be there soon. They didn’t release a list of new features but the last version was much improved with bug fixes and a few new features. I assume the updates on the update is aligned according to the launch of the BB Torch on Thursday.
Another release is the official BlackBerry Podcast app that had been released to a few through the BlackBerry Beta zone for testing. You can download it through BB App world at this link. The version released is 184.108.40.206.
Some of the features of this app include:
CrackBerry, Discovery Channel, and The Three Stooges are some of the channels featured in the home screen but you can browse through a wide variety of channels including a BlackBerry section.