AFTER RUINING ANDROID MESSAGING, GOOGLE SAYS IMESSAGE IS TOO POWERFUL

Google responded to a Wall Street Journal report that iMessage is creating social pressure among US teens. iMessage brands texts from iPhone users with a blue background and gives them additional features, while texts from Android phones are shown in green. Google says iMessage should not benefit from bullying, and the solution exists. Google is pushing an upgrade to a 14-year-old carrier standard called Rich Communication Services.
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