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Steam’s Google result reads “F☠️ck Epic Games Store”

Steam’s Google result reads “F☠️ck Epic Games Store”

The broken ASCII-art "FUCK EPIC GAMES STORE" wasn't placed intentionally by Steam to show up as the store's description in Google search results, but there it is, all the same. Google and its

Samsung adds Google Duo to the Galaxy S20 dialer

Samsung has confirmed rumors that its Galaxy S20 lineup will integrate Google Duo. From the dialer, users will simply tap Duo to start a video call in Full HD with 5G. And, since Duo works across
Those RCS chat 'hacks' for Google Messages will stop working by the end of the month (Update: More details from Google)

Those RCS chat 'hacks' for Google Messages will stop working by the end of the month (Update: More details from Google)

Update 1: 2020/02/10 4:37pm PST More information from Google Before Google saved us all from the tyranny of the carriers, some enterprising folks worked out a sort of "hack" that enabled Google's
'Autofill code from Messages' feature spotted, makes entering SMS-based 2FA keys a snap

'Autofill code from Messages' feature spotted, makes entering SMS-based 2FA keys a snap

Last year, a new "verification code autofill" setting appeared as part of a Play Services update that promised to plug the SMS-based 2FA gap for apps that use Android's snazzy SMS Retriever API for

iMessage Not Working on Mac? How to Fix & Troubleshoot Messages in MacOS

The Messages app on Mac allows you to send iMessages easily to and from the computer to any other iPhone, iPad, Mac, or iPod touch that is also using the iMessage protocol. Messages usually works just
Twenty Funny Pet Messages Written on Letter Boards

Twenty Funny Pet Messages Written on Letter Boards

Any pet owner will read these boards and think- "Yep, that's definitely my life". Submitted by: Tagged: messages , funny pets , funny cats , letter boards
Google Messages and Phone pick up new Material icons with latest betas (APK Download)

Google Messages and Phone pick up new Material icons with latest betas (APK Download)

Google has been tweaking its popular apps over the past few months to align them with the refreshed Material guidelines. After showing signs of a refresh not too long ago, Google’s dialer and
Report: Google is Making Some Sort of Unified Communications App

Report: Google is Making Some Sort of Unified Communications App

Blackberry used to have this unified inbox service or app that let you combine communications from a variety of services. It was super handy as a catch-all location for all of the notifications that

How to Stop iPad from Getting iPhone Messages

Ever wondered why your iPad is getting text messages from your iPhone? And have you ever wondered how to stop the iPad from getting iPhone messages? This article will show you how to disable the

How to take control of any Mac via iMessage screen sharing

Troubleshooting a family Mac? The least frustrating option is to take remote control of your parents’ Mac via iMessage screen sharing. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Google is testing floating conversations in Messages, uses Android 10's "bubble" feature

Google is testing floating conversations in Messages, uses Android 10's "bubble" feature

Android has been experimenting with floating bubble notifications for some time now, but there have been no apps with which to use the feature despite the option being available within the developer

Google’s Messages could soon get floating conversation heads

We’re all familiar with the floating conversation heads in Facebook Messenger, but now it seems that Google’s Messages app is testing something similar for its own texting conversations. It’s being
Google Starts Testing New Bubbles in Messages

Google Starts Testing New Bubbles in Messages

Part of the initial feature set of Android 10, when Google first introduced it as Android Q earlier in the year, was a feature called Bubbles. Bubbles aren’t a new concept to Android, but would be a
RCS is the Future of Android Texting, Tell Your Friends

RCS is the Future of Android Texting, Tell Your Friends

The story of RCS is a long, multi-year tale filled with early unrealized promises, ounces of hope crushed by wireless carriers, the snakiest of moves by those same carriers, and an eventual power play

How to Set a Profile Photo & Display Name for iMessages on iPhone & iPad

How would you like to be able to set your own profile picture and display name to be shared with other iMessage users? This profile name and picture then shows up as your contact information on their

RCS messaging is now available to all Android users in the US

After years of delays and very limited rollouts, next-generation texting is finally available to all Android users in the US. Android Messages product manager Sanaz Ahari has confirmed that the
Facebook Scammer Gets Trolled To Oblivion

Facebook Scammer Gets Trolled To Oblivion

This Facebook scammer got trolled to perfection by someone who decided to devote some time toward making their life a little bit more frustrating. If a scammer contacts you out of the blue, sometimes
RCS is Really, Really Available to All US Users of Google Messages

RCS is Really, Really Available to All US Users of Google Messages

We asked you the other day if RCS had changed your life and the responses have been fun to try and recap. We asked because RCS began rolling out in mid-November, so we assumed it had finished and that
Google Adds Spam and Verification Protection to Text Messages

Google Adds Spam and Verification Protection to Text Messages

Protection is coming to your text message experience on Android, thanks to a couple of new features rolling out to Google’s Messages app on Android. Going forward, you’ll get verified messages from