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New era for users of Android's Messages app starts later this month

1 month ago   |   By Phone Arena

Instead of continuing to wait for carriers worldwide to get together to support the global rollout of Rich Communication Services , Google is taking the next generation of Android messaging into its own hands. According to The Verge, starting later this month in the U.K. and France, Android users will be able to opt into Google's own RCS Chat services. Eventually, this will be offered in more countries later this year, and with Google taking care of this directly; eventually, we could see RCS made available for all Android handsets.
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Google will now directly offer RCS features instead of waiting on carriers

Google will now directly offer RCS features instead of waiting on carriers

1 month ago   |   By Techno Buffalo

It'll be available first in the United Kingdom and France.
What you need to know
Google will soon offer RCS features directly to Android phones.
The integration is coming first to the UK and France later this month.
This means Google no longer has to wait on carriers to support the messaging standard.
Back in April 2018, Google unveiled its new messaging plans using RCS technology. Through its Messages app and baked under a platform called "Chat" , Google would enable Android users to have a rich messaging experience right out of the box without having to download a third-party app...
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