BeejiveIM is a popular multi-network IM app for BlackBerry that's looks very polished. Today they have released version 2.0 officially. BeejiveIM supports a bunch of different IM networks including AIM, , MSN/Windows Live=, Yahoo, Facebook, MySpace, and GoogleTalk. Version 2.0 introduces a ton of new and wonderful features.

Here's what's new:

  • Facebook chat: Chat with your Facebook friends while on the go, and see a record of your chats on facebook.com.
  • Clickable Twitter usernames: Click on a Twitter username in a chat to launch Twitter.
  • Refined and responsive UI: Take advantage of BeejiveIM’s custom-written user interface, offering speedy and responsive controls and a modern look-and-feel.
  • Voice notes: Instantly record and send voice messages to your IM contacts. Voice notes are perfect for on-the-go chatting, such as when you are walking down the street or need to get information to someone quickly and don’t have time to type.
  • GPS location: Send your current GPS location with a link to Google Maps, taking advantage of your BlackBerry’s location features and adding a new location-aware element to your chats.
  • More chat styles: Customize your chat styles and colors and set different backgrounds and wallpapers.
  • File transfers with all IM services: Easily send, receive, and review file attachments, and see previews of images right inside your chat.
  • Push notifications: Whether running in the foreground or the background, BeejiveIM will always notify you of new instant messages.
  • Improved Battery Life: Staying in touch with all your friends is now far gentler on your battery.
  • Support for the 5.0 OS and Storm: BeejiveIM supports all BlackBerrys running 4.2.1+ and 5.X operating systems, including the Storm and Storm 2.


If that doesn't convince you to give BeejiveIM a try, they also offer a free 30 day trial. And to celebrate the release of 2.0, Beejive has the app on sale for onlu $9.95 for a device license, and $14.95 for a user license. That's half off the normal price! This sale runs through January 1.