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Android Messages gets a little closer to iMessage with desktop support

4 monthes ago   |   By The Next Web

I've been a happy Android user since my first smartphone and there's only ever been one thing I've envied about iPhone users: iMessage. Being able to to easily respond to texts on your computer is wonderful. Now Google is trying to bring some of that convenience to Android. The company is rolling out an update to Android Messages that lets you reply to text messages via a web browser. Text images and stickers are currently supported, so it should cover most of your messaging needs. It works a lot like Whatsapp's web interface, requiring you to scan a QR code...
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How to text from your computer with Android Messages

How to text from your computer with Android Messages

4 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Yesterday Google started rolling out the ability to text from the web with Android Messages. The feature gives users a lot more flexibility in choosing how and where they can carry on conversations. As long as your Android smartphone is powered on, you can text from a desktop computer or even other mobile devices - including iOS products like an iPad if you just open up Safari. Aside from text, you can also send emoji, stickers, and images over the web.
Using Android Messages on the web requires using Android Messages as your main texting app on your phone. I like it just fine, and Google...
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