Gears & Gadgets

Google is testing end-to-end encryption in Android Messages

Enlarge / Security padlock in circuit-board background. Getty Images | Yuichiro Chino Google has begun rolling out end-to-end encryption for Rich Communication Service, the text-messaging standard the industry giant is pushing as an alternative to SMS. Abbreviated as RCS, Rich Communication Service provides a, well, richer user experience than the ancient SMS standard. Typing indicators, […]