RIM Drops Official Avatar Builder For Blackberry Messenger


Research In Motion, the owners of the popular Blackberry Operating System dropped a goodie in Blackberry App World for your Blackberry smartphone.

Avatar Builder Guys Edition and Avatar Builder Girls Edition allows you to make custom avatars for your Blackberry. Specifically for the ever popular Blackberry Messenger(BBM). Here’s the official statement from RIM:

Want to create your own BBM avatar?

Create and customize an avatar to look just like you or anyone you want it to be! Choose your eyes, hair and your go-to outfit. Then throw in a few accessories, such as your earrings or yoga mat. Feel like you need a change? That’s just fine. Edit your avatar anytime to match your mood or style. Have fun with thousands of different looks, right at your fingertips.

When you’re done, save it, share it, set it as your BBM picture then make another one.

It’s just that simple! Plus, best of all, its free! So head on over to Blackberry App World and download away! Just make sure you have the space available on your Blackberry. This download comes in at 3mb!

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Kamil M Abdullah has been a self proclaimed techie and bonafide smart phone expert nearly half of his life. Starting with the very first Sidekick(not necessarily a smart phone but close enough) to Blackberry to Symbian to Windows(Mobile & Phone 7) to Web OS to Android, he has used virtually every smart phone operating system. Kamil has also worked with computer programming in Bloomberg's Data Center and Backup Operations on their proprietary software. In his quest for further knowledge in mobile operating systems, Kamil voraciously devours any reading material on the subject he can find. Kamil is also a hip hop head to the fullest, having fallen in love with the art form from the very first "a hip hop the hibby to the hibby the hip hip the hop" and tr808 beat. He promises to use his vast powers and knowledge only for the good of mankind.