• ‘Chat' Will Be Messaging On Android's Big Upgrade

    1 month ago - By Android Headlines

    Messaging on Android is going to be upgraded with a new ‘Chat' feature, which is essentially Google's answer to boosting Android's messaging experience on the Android platform to be more of an enjoyable one. One that comes complete with all of the things that you might want out of an app that you use to send messages, or texts, or SMS or whatever you choose to call them. To be clear, ‘Chat' is not going to be just Google's thing. While Google might deserve the bulk of the credit for getting this going, ‘Chat' is really something that will be everyone's thing.
    Chat is basically the...
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  • Netflix mobile previews are here; iOS now and coming soon to an Android device near you

    Netflix mobile previews are here; iOS now and coming soon to an Android device near you

    1 month ago - By Phone Arena

    Netflix today introduced mobile previews for the streamer's iOS app. These previews, like the trailers you might view at the movie theater, are designed to whet your appetite and get you salivating to watch new content on Netflix. Each preview runs for 30-seconds and is made to view in landscape orientation. The previews are also shown like a slideshow, which means that you can swipe the screen until you find a preview you want to view. Tap on it to watch.
    These are not random previews. In this day and age, it is not shocking to find out that these clips are tailored to your preferences. ...
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  • ‘Chat' is the name of Google's RCS-based iMessage alternative, coming to Android soon

    ‘Chat' is the name of Google's RCS-based iMessage alternative, coming to Android soon

    1 month ago - By 9to5Google

    Through some of our APK Insight teardowns , we knew Google was working on including RCS messaging through its Google Messages app on Android. Now, Google is finalizing its RCS partnerships with carriers and OEMs and will be calling the standard “Chat.” more...
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