Blackberry Messenger 5 for the masses
For those running Blackberry OS 4.5 or higher, you can now get BB Messenger 5.0 for free. This update includes multiple GUI improvements that bring BB messenger to a more modern look, feel, and feature set to match other services(examples include: status messages, picture avatars, etc).
Pictures of Blackberry Messenger 5 further in the article.
BB Messenger 5 in the BB App Store
BB Messenger 5 Buddy List
BB Messenger 5 New Feature