Just over 25 years ago, the first text message was sent. Not all technology can last a quarter of a century, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be improved. RCS is the cloud-powered standard designed to eventually replace SMS, but adoption has been slow. The next carrier to support the technology isn’t Verizon, or AT&T, or T-Mobile – it’s one that operates in northern Europe.
Google announced on its company blog that it’s partnering with Telia, a European carrier, to offer RCS messaging to Telia’s customers in Sweden.
RCS messaging expands to Telia subscribers in Sweden was written by the awesome team at Android Police.