Customers Can Now Chat With Sprint Reps Through iMessage

Need to talk to a customer service rep? There are many ways to go about it, such as through social media where you can usually reach reps via Facebook Messenger. You could also always go the old school way of calling them on the phone, or going to a store and speaking to them in person.

Apple Reportedly In Discussions To Support RCS

Text messaging has evolved over the years, where we first started out with SMS, followed by MMS that allowed us to send photos and videos, and then later we got a bunch of messaging services that relied on the internet that allowed us to send messages to people around the world for “free”.

Apple Had Previously Tried To Get Carriers To Use iMessage

Apple’s iMessage is the company’s take on SMS and instant messaging, but unfortunately it is pretty much limited to users of iOS and macOS devices. However it seems that at one in time Apple had actually wanted carriers to adopt its iMessage platform in hopes of making it a new standard.

T-Mobile Customers Can Now Chat With Support In iMessage

T-Mobile is making it even easier for its subscribers who own Apple devices to contact customer support. The carrier has announced that it’s supporting Business Chat for iPhone which Apple announced a couple of weeks ago. It’s the first carrier in the country to do this. It’s enabling Apple device owners to contact customer support through iMessage so the entire process is as easy as sending someone a message through […]


Google Search Now Available In iMessage

Want to quickly look up something while in an iMessage conversation? You can now “Google it” right within iMessage as internet search giant’s core feature is now available in Apple’s messaging app. Google today updated its Search app for iOS which brings an iMessage extension which enables iOS users to search the web and share those results in their conversations from within iMessage itself.

iMessage Business Chat Will Let Users Directly Chat With Businesses

Apple is going to release a new feature for iMessage that will enable users to chat directly with businesses using the company’s messaging app. Apple is calling this feature Business Chat and the company first unveiled it at the Worldwide Developer Conference last year. The feature is going to be launched this spring with a handful of partners.Apple explains that Business Chat will allow users to communicate directly with businesses […]

YouTube’s iOS App Update Lets Users Share Videos Faster On iMessage

If you’re someone who shares YouTube videos often, you know that sharing to apps like iMessage can be a bit slow and cumbersome, but not anymore because in an update to the YouTube app on iOS, YouTube has made sharing a lot easier as users now have an option to share with a direct-to-Messages sharing option.

Delta Offers Free In-Flight WhatsApp, iMessage, And Facebook Messenger Use

You’ll soon be able to keep in touch with friends and family on the ground when you’re flying with Delta. The airline has confirmed that passengers on most Delta flights will be able to use WhatsApp, iMessage, and Facebook Messenger in-flight for free.

Google Maps For iOS Updated With iMessage Integration

If you use Google Maps on iOS, the latest update might be of interest to you. This is because in the latest update to the app, Google has introduced a couple of new features, one of which is integration with iMessage which means that users can now share their location via iMessage using Google Maps if that’s what they prefer.

Microsoft Launches ‘Who’s In’ App For Apple’s iMessage

Over the years we’ve seen Microsoft come up with all kinds of ways to integrate their products and services on other mobile platforms, whether it be productivity apps like Office, or voice assistant software like Cortana, or Android lockscreens. Now it looks like Microsoft wants in on Apple’s iMessage and has launched a new app called “Who’s In”.

Starbucks iMessage App Updated With Support For Gift Cards

A couple of weeks ago Starbucks announced that soon, users of Apple’s iMessage platform would be able to send and receive Starbucks gift cards through the messaging app. For those who do frequent Starbucks and also use iMessage, you’ll be pleased to learn that you will be able to do that now.

Patent Shows Siri Integration With iMessages

One of the unique features of Google’s Allo app is that it integrates Google Assistant into the chat. This means that when chatting with friends, you can actually chat with Google Assistant to check up on certain things, make restaurant bookings, and so on. It seems that Apple could have something similar planned with Siri and iMessage, at least according to a patent.

Google Engineer Claims iMessage For Android Won’t Support SMS

Apple for the most part has kept its own apps and services to itself, creating a feeling of exclusivity to entice users to come over to their macOS or iOS platforms. One of those exclusive features was iMessage, although we had heard rumors that Apple was apparently considering bringing it over to Android.

iMessage For Android Mockups Reportedly Created By Apple

Apple’s messaging platform iMessage serves hundreds of millions of users on its desktop and mobile devices. The company hasn’t released iMessage for any other platform even though users would like to have the ability to stay in touch with their friends on Android. Whether or not the company ever releases iMessage for Android remains to be seen, but a new report suggests that Apple has created mockups of iMessage for […]