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  1. Android News

    Latin American customers get RCS messaging

    América Movil, Telefónica, Oi and AT&T in Mexico became the first mobile operators to bring advanced RCS messaging services to subscribers across Latin America this week. The service is powered by the Jibe RCS Cloud from Google.
  2. Android News

    Google partners with global service providers to expedite RCS rollout for Android

    Google has announced a partnership with more than a dozen service providers across the globe to speed up the rollout of Rich Communication Services (RCS) - a cross-operator communications standard which is meant to eventually replace SMS. RCS includes group messaging, IP voice calls, and...
  3. Android News

    Google removes Jibe app from the Play Store, could hint at an RCS messaging announcement at I/O

    Google recently acquired Jibe, a company that was working on RCS messaging and until now, the app has been available in the Play Store. However, we're a week away from Google I/O 2016 and now that the application has been removed, it could mean that they're planning on a big announcement at the...
  4. Android News

    Google Jibe is the next messaging solution looking to replace SMS

    Google's support of messaging over the years has been tenuous at best, but now it looks like Google is partnering with carriers and OEMs for a new solution that uses RCS to replace SMS and MMS messaging on our phones. According to the page, Google will be offering a messaging client for Android...