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    Google Messages now shows the RCS provider in a different place

    Google Messages now shows the RCS provider in a different place

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 42 seconds ago
    Ahead of broader RCS adoption this year, Google Messages to improve security measures

    Ahead of broader RCS adoption this year, Google Messages to improve security measures

    • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
    • 1 week ago
    Google Messages gets a redesigned message composition section

    Google Messages gets a redesigned message composition section

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 1 week ago
    Gemini is now available in Google Messages

    Gemini is now available in Google Messages

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 3 weeks ago
    Google Messages copies useful feature from Samsung Messages

    Google Messages copies useful feature from Samsung Messages

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 3 weeks ago
    Google Messages RCS will not work on rooted Galaxy phones

    Google Messages RCS will not work on rooted Galaxy phones

    For quite some time now, many people have been reporting on Reddit that Rich Communications Services (RCS) has stopped working in Google Messages on their Android smartphones that either have an unlocked bootloader or are rooted. Now, Google has confirmed to Android Authority that it is indeed the case as it has blocked RCS in […]

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 1 month ago
    Google adds new features to Android, Android Auto, Wear OS, and Gemini

    Google adds new features to Android, Android Auto, Wear OS, and Gemini

    Mobile World Congress (MWC) used to be really exciting a few years ago, as almost all smartphone brands used to reveal their flagship phones for the year at the expo. The event has become subdued now, but there are still some exciting announcements coming from MWC. Google has revealed some new features for Android-based phones […]

    • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
    • 2 months ago
    Google Messages now supports RCS on both SIM cards

    Google Messages now supports RCS on both SIM cards

    At the moment, the stable version of the Google Messages app for Android doesn’t support RCS messaging on more than one SIM card at a time. Fortunately, that’s going to change soon. In a new post on X (previously known as Twitter), @AssembleDebug has shared images of the settings menu of the Google Messages app […]

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 3 months ago
    Google Messages gets Magic Compose in more countries

    Google Messages gets Magic Compose in more countries

    According to a new report from 9To5Google, the Magic Compose feature for Google Messages, which was up until now available only in the US, has started reaching users in France and the UK. At I/O 2023, Google announced Magic Compose for Google Messages, a feature that “crafts stylized, suggested responses with the context of your […]

    • By Abid Iqbal Shaik
    • 4 months ago
    Google Messages might let you edit sent messages

    Google Messages might let you edit sent messages

    Good times are ahead for Google Messages, Android's default messaging app, which also supports RCS (Rich Communication Services). RCS is a newer messaging standard and a successor to SMS and MMS. It supports various modern messaging features. A few weeks ago, Google announced that it hit a billion installs for Google Messages. Then, Apple announced […]

    • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
    • 4 months ago
    Google Messages introduces Photomoji for instant photo reactions

    Google Messages introduces Photomoji for instant photo reactions

    Google recently announced the celebration of 1 billion RCS users by pushing multiple new features for one of the best Android messaging apps, Google Messages. Well, the list of new features doesn't end there, as Google Messages is getting the ability to transform your photos into reactions via the Photomoji feature. Google Messages is getting […]

    • By Sagar Naresh
    • 4 months ago
    Google Messages gets redesigned text field with shortcuts bar

    Google Messages gets redesigned text field with shortcuts bar

    Recently, Google celebrated 1 billion RCS users by adding new features to the Google Messages app. Now, it seems like the treat isn't over, as the company is rolling out a new update that brings a redesigned text field with a dedicated shortcut bar. So, now with the redesign, the text field will take up […]

    • By Sagar Naresh
    • 5 months ago
    Google Messages gets new features to celebrate 1 billion RCS users

    Google Messages gets new features to celebrate 1 billion RCS users

    Google is celebrating a major milestone in its mission to make RCS messaging the standard messaging standard used around the world instead of the outdated SMS and MMS protocols: more than one billion users are now actively using Google Messages with RCS enabled. Google has made a heavy push for RCS in the last decade. […]

    • By Abhijeet Mishra
    • 5 months ago
    Android phones and Wear OS smartwatches are getting new features

    Android phones and Wear OS smartwatches are getting new features

    Google has announced a bunch of new features for Android ecosystem of devices. As we approach the end of this year, Google has surprised users by releasing new features to Android smartphones, Wear OS-based smartwatches, and Google TV-based smart TVs. Let us check them out in detail. First up, the Gboard app on Android smartphones […]

    • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
    • 5 months ago
    Google Messages brings Ultra HDR support to RCS

    Google Messages brings Ultra HDR support to RCS

    Google and Samsung have been pushing the RCS standard a lot over the past few years, and it seems to have worked. Even Apple has announced that it will bring support for RCS Universal Profile to iPhones next year. Ahead of that release, Google is adding even more features to Google Messages RCS. Google has […]

    • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
    • 5 months ago
    Why I finally switched from Samsung Messages to Google Messages

    Why I finally switched from Samsung Messages to Google Messages

    Samsung Messages used to be the default SMS app on Galaxy smartphones and tablets until 2021. With the Galaxy S21 lineup and One UI 3.1, Samsung started pushing Google Messages as the default SMS app while continuing to have its own app installed, and that's been the case on every new phone launched since then. […]

    • By Abhijeet Mishra
    • 5 months ago
    Evidence of Google Messages Profiles feature spotted in the latest beta

    Evidence of Google Messages Profiles feature spotted in the latest beta

    Google has been working on the profiles feature for its Messages app for months, but it wasn't clear up until now what it's for. However, thanks to the latest APK Insight post, we now have a better idea of what this feature can do. According to 9To5Google, some strings of codes were spotted in the […]

    • By Sagar Naresh
    • 5 months ago
    New feature makes it easier to use Google Messages on desktop

    New feature makes it easier to use Google Messages on desktop

    Google wants to turn RCS into a real iMessage competitor, and it is imperative that it supports not just phones but also computers and wearable devices for that to happen. Google Messages supports computers through the web, and you can access your messages and send new messages through a web browser. However, accessing Google Messages […]

    • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
    • 6 months ago
    How to stop OTPs from littering your Galaxy phone’s inbox

    How to stop OTPs from littering your Galaxy phone’s inbox

    The internet has changed the way people go about their daily lives. People spend a lot of time online and on their phones and use the internet to accomplish things that, just a few years back, would have required them to physically step out of the house. From something as simple as ordering groceries and […]

    • By Abhijeet Mishra
    • 7 months ago
    Google Messages app gets rid of Android’s old hamburger menu

    Google Messages app gets rid of Android’s old hamburger menu

    In the last couple of years, Google has been updating many of its Android apps with a redesigned user interface that gets rid of the navigation drawer, also called the hamburger menu, as it conflicts with the full-screen gestures that have replaced standard on-screen navigation buttons on smartphones these days (though Samsung still sticks to […]

    • By Abhijeet Mishra
    • 7 months ago
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