Google will plug 'Chat' into Android to compete with iMessage
Instead of another app, Chat is the SMS replacement we've been waiting for.
Businesses tap Google's RCS for more useful text messages
The company now has more than 40 device makers and carriers onboard with the protocol.
Sprint and Rogers connect for iMessage-like RCS texting
The SMS replacement is slowly being adopted by carriers.
Google's Android texting app has a new name
Meet Android Messages.
Google Voice gets a long-overdue visual refresh
A few new features are on board here, and Google says it'll keep working on the app going forward.
Global carriers adopt Google's SMS standard
"RCS" gives iMessage-like capability to anyone on Android.
The DEA's using powerful spyware for surveillance too
The war on drugs has a surprising soldier amongst its ranks: Italian spying software. As Motherboa...
MetroPCS widens Rich Communications Services to all North American carriers
There's been a degree of irony to MetroPCS' support for Rich Communication Services when it's been...