Latest Build of Android Messages Adds 'Mark As Read' Tool
Google has pushed out a minor update to the Android Messages application and given it a useful new feature. Now, users can opt to mark messages as read directly from the notification shade. Prior to this change, people had to open the message within the app itself to mark it as read. The app is also now compatible with Android O, including Android O functions such as notification channels. Android Messages 2.3.x is free to download from the Google Play Store.
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Mark as read tool