Google Messages Encryption

Google Messages Group Chats to Get Encryption

As a part of the Google I/O keynote, Google talked a bit about its Messages app and how many people are using RCS through it, before pitching (once again) to Apple that it should think about implementing the messaging technology, without naming them. What they...
Google Messages Categories Update

Google Messages Got Its Categories in New Update

In early March, Google announced a large batch of new features for Google Messages, all of which weren't really given specific dates for arrival. The only thing we were told was to expect them over the "coming weeks," in classic Google fashion. Today, at least...
Google Messages Galaxy S22

Google Messages is the Default on the Galaxy S22

When setting up this Galaxy S22 Ultra review unit last week, I noticed that Google Messages was set as the default out of the box. I thought, "That's cool, one less thing to change" and moved on. I should have told you guys it seems, as tech media has decided...
iMessage Reactions Android

iMessage Reactions Going Live in Google Messages

The days of "LAUGHED AT" or "LIKED" in your Google Messages app when a friend with an iPhone reacts to your text message are almost over. Actually, they very well may already be over if you are running the latest build of Google Messages Beta. Within the past...