WhatsApp & Facebook To Sunset BlackBerry Apps

WhatsApp & Facebook To Sunset BlackBerry Apps

Both Facebook and WhatsApp have announced plans to discontinue support for BlackBerry OS by the end of 2016. Needless to say, BlackBerry users can access Facebook and WhatsApp via their mobile websites, but both apps will disappear from the BlackBerry App store in 2017. Needless to say, Facebook feels the operating system is not a strong market and their is little value in continuing development.

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