SOURCE: Beejive

May 20, 2010 08:00 ET

Beejive Introduces BeejiveIM for the iPad

Combines Features of the Top iPhone App With Sleek New Interface

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) -  Beejive, Inc. today announced that BeejiveIM for the iPad, the most full-featured instant messaging solution available on Apple's newest platform, is available for purchase from the iTunes App Store. This native, highly customizable iPad app supports AIM®/iChat®/MobileMe®, MSN®/Windows Live®, Yahoo!®, MySpace, GoogleTalk®, ICQ®, Facebook chat & Jabber, allowing users to access all of their IM clients from one user-friendly interface.

Long the IM client of choice for iPhone users, BeejiveIM for iPad lets users experience the connectivity and full features of desktop instant messaging from their iPad via an easy to use interface which lets you view your buddy list, current chat window and list of active chats all from one horizontal view, meaning you no longer have to switch back and forth between chats. With BeejiveIM for iPad you can also:

  • receive push notifications so you'll never miss a message whether you are online or not;

  • send files and photos;

  • have voice chats;

  • join chat rooms; and

  • customize your UI to fit your own personality.

"Our users have been clamoring for an iPad version, and we have taken their thoughts and built the best IM solution available," said Kai Yu, founder and CEO, Beejive. "BeejiveIM for the iPad takes advantage of the iPad's increased screen real estate and new features. We are excited about how the instant messaging experience can become even richer on this new platform."

For a limited time, BeejiveIM for iPad is available from the iTunes App Store for $6. Its regular price will be $10 after this initial sale. To purchase BeejiveIM for the iPad today, please visit the Apple iTunes App Store today. For more information, please visit

About Beejive

Based in San Francisco, Beejive (pronounced \be-hiv\) is a privately held company specializing in the design and development of software for mobile devices. Founded in 2006, Beejive strives to become the world's premier developer of fast, reliable, and easy-to-use mobile software. BeejiveIM, the initial offering from Beejive's product portfolio, is a multi-protocol instant messaging client that connects the mobile user to the major instant messaging networks. BeejiveIM was created to address the lack of reliable, user-friendly instant messaging applications available to mobile users. For more information, please visit

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