Google Messages will soon let you react to messages with any emoji

Emojis are a fun way to react to someone’s message without typing those sentences. You can send a thumbs-up to appreciate something or send an open-mouth emoji to react to something shocking. As of now, Google Messages allows you to only use seven emojis: thumbs up/down, smiling face with heart-eyes, face with tears of joy, […]

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Twitter Working on End-to-End Encryption for Direct Messages

Twitter is working on end-to-end encryption for direct messages sent over the social network, according to app researcher Jane Manchun Wong. “Seeing signs of the feature being worked on in Twitter for Android,” wrote Wong in a tweet, which was accompanied by code strings highlighting references to encryption keys. Twitter CEO Elon Musk later replied […]

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iOS 16: How to View Unread Messages

There is a boatload of new features packed into the final release of iOS 16, and it goes far beyond just being able to add widgets to the Lock Screen. Apple surprised everyone by bringing customization to the Lock Screen, but now that iOS 16 is available, there are still new changes and features being […]

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macOS Ventura: How to Send Collaboration Requests in Messages

You might not think too much about using the Messages app on a Mac, but macOS Ventura has plenty of new features that might change your mind. In particular, Apple has made it easier to collaborate with others. Related Reading: In macOS Ventura, one of the main new introductions is being able to send collaboration […]

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La Corée du Nord tire trois nouveaux missiles balistiques, messages d’alerte au Japon – BFMTV

Pyongyang a tiré ce jeudi trois nouveaux missiles ce jeudi, provoquant la diffusion de messages d’alerte par les autorités japonaises. La Corée du Nord a tiré ce jeudi dans la matinée (peu avant minuit mercredi à Paris) un missile balistique non identifié vers la mer du Japon, à l’est de la péninsule, a indiqué l’armée […]

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RCS group chats in Google Messages to soon get end-to-end encryption

The Google Messages app has been offering end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for one-on-one chats that are carried over RCS (Rich Communication Services) for the past two years. However, the same security isn’t available for group chats. Google had announced that E2EE will be available in RCS group chats “later this year,” but there’s no update on […]

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You could soon send messages to yourself on WhatsApp

While WhatsApp has been gaining a bunch of features, such as the increased number of members in a group chat, the ability to turn yourself into a sticker, and creating group polls, it is still playing catch up to its rivals, such as Telegram and Slack. Those messaging services allow you the option to save messages […]

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Messages Down: Apple’s iMessage Service Experiencing Issues

The iMessage and FaceTime services available across Apple’s platforms appear to be experiencing problems at the current time, with some users unable to send messages and make ‌FaceTime‌ calls. There are a number of tweets about the issue on Twitter, and Apple’s System Status page is listing an ongoing outage. The feature is not down […]

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Google Messages to get new delivered and read indicators soon

According to new reports, Google is testing some new features that are available to only a very limited set of users. After pushing new icons and previewing other features, Google Messages is testing out new icons for the delivered and read indicators. If you use the RCS-enabled Google Messages app, then you should know that […]

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Apple Could Be Planning to Redesign Messages App Next Year

Apple is reportedly working on a new version of the Messages app that could be released alongside its mixed-reality headset next year. Twitter leaker known as “Majin Bu” today claimed that Apple is working on a completely new version of iMessage, featuring a new home view, chat rooms, video clips, and more. The app purportedly […]

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Google tests reactions to SMS messages from iPhones

Last month, Google launched a campaign called #GetTheMessage that aimed to convince Apple to support RCS messaging on iPhones. Google’s call to action didn’t do much, seeing as just less than a month later, Apple CEO Tim Cook told a journalist that he should buy his mom an iPhone in response to his inability to […]

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Recent Galaxy S22 update for USA prevents users from getting messages

Many Galaxy S22 customers in the USA are facing issues that supposedly cropped up after the device received the September 2022 update. Customers have brought the problem to light through the official Community forums and Reddit. They claim that the issue prevents them from receiving messages, thus rendering communications unusable until they reboot the Galaxy […]

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You can now reply to a specific message in Google Messages via RCS

Google is trying really hard to make RCS, an iMessage alternative for Android users, mainstream. It has added plenty of RCS-related features to the Google Messages app so far to make the service more convenient to use and to bring RCS in line with other popular messaging apps in terms of features. In its latest […]

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Google Messages app will soon transcribe voice memos, reactions updated with all emojis

In the latest “APK Insight” report from 9to5Google, a recent update to the Google Messages app has prepared the app for a couple of new messaging functions of existing features. These unfinished features Whether you are sending a standard SMS/MMS or RCS message, you can send and receive voice messages. In a future update, you’ll […]

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WhatsApp vous laisse plus de temps pour supprimer les messages que vous regrettez

WhatsApp a augmenté le délai de suppression des messages pour tous les membres d’un groupe. Auparavant, il était d’une heure. Désormais, il passe à deux jours et demi. Plus précisément 60 heures. publicité De une heure à deux jours et demi Les nouvelles propriétés de l’option Supprimer pour tous ont été annoncées par WhatsApp via son […]

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WhatsApp working on screenshot blocking for View Once messages

The team at WhatsApp is working on new ways to increase privacy and reduce awkwardness. Three new features will be rolling out to users soon that will help achieve those goals. First is the feature that lets you leave a group chat silently. This means that you can duck out of a group chat without […]

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WhatsApp could soon let group admins delete messages for everyone

Over the past few months, we have reported a bunch of new features that WhatsApp has been testing. Now, a couple of new features have been spotted by WABetaInfo on the chat platform. The first feature is set to give more control over a group to group administrators. This new feature will let the admin delete […]

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Samsung One UI tip: Enable Rich Communications (RCS) for messages

The Rich Communications (RCS) feature has been available in One UI for Samsung’s Messages app for some time now. The option is somewhat hidden inside the Settings app, but today we’ll tell you all you need to know to enable RCS and enhance your messaging experience. At least, where available. More on that later. First […]

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You can now react to WhatsApp messages with any emoji

Compared to Messenger, also owned by Meta, it took WhatsApp a very long time to implement emoji reactions, and it’s finally released this capability recently to much enjoyment from users worldwide. There was still a problem, however – namely that you only had six options, pre-chosen for you by the WhatsApp developers. This was undoubtedly […]

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Comment modifier les messages dans Slack (et quand vous ne devez pas le faire)

Certaines entreprises et certains services le comprennent, d’autres non : les utilisateurs peuvent envoyer un message ou un post à la hâte, pour se rendre compte ensuite qu’ils ont fait une faute d’orthographe ou évoqué une information trompeuse. Certaines entreprises (Twitter, par exemple), ne l’ont pas encore compris. Pour d’autres services, modifier un message est possible, […]

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