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Google’s RCS texting is like iMessage for all Android phones. Learn to use it

by Jason Cipriani, c|net

Google Chat has now rolled out to all Android phones. Here’s how to take your text-message game to the next level.

Android phones have had a texting problem. Their old SMS features couldn’t compare to Apple’s modern iPhone text message app, iMessage. But now, phones that run Google’s mobile software stand a chance. RCS Messaging, a new text-messaging protocol, is now available on all Android phones in the US, tweeted Sanaz Ahari Lemelson, a Google senior director of product management.

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Want RCS chat on your phone right now? Here’s how to enable it

by Nicholas Sutrich, AndroidCentral

It seems a little too good to be true, but enabling RCS chat is just a few steps away.

It wasn’t too long ago that Google enabled RCS Chat on Android phones in some European countries, and now it seems ready to flip the switch in a number of other countries as well.

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