Microsoft Examining SMS Bug
Microsoft has confirmed to Phone Scoop that it is working to fix a bug related to the SMS feature of Windows Phones that could render the Messaging Hub inoperative. "We are aware of the issue and our engineering teams are examining it now," said Microsoft spokesperson Greg Sullivan to Phone Scoop in an email. "Once we have more details, we will take appropriate action to help ensure customers are protected." Microsoft did not say when the issue might be resolved.
BlackBerry Expands Hub+ to More Android Phones
Sep 8, 2016
BlackBerry today made its BlackBerry Hub+ suite of enterprise applications available to a wider range of devices. At the same time, it added five more apps to the suite.
BlackBerry Hub Adapts to the Dark
Feb 7, 2017
BlackBerry today pushed out an update to its BlackBerry Hub application for Android devices. The most obvious change is the addition of a dark theme.
Microsoft Releases Hub Keyboard App for iPhone
Apr 8, 2016
Microsoft's Garage team has made a productivity-minded keyboard available to Apple's iOS devices. The keyboard, says Microsoft, works in tandem with an Office 365 account for tapping into OneDrive, Office, and other Microsoft account information.
Google to Strip SMS from Hangouts May 22
Mar 24, 2017
Google today outlined a number of changes to its various messaging services, including a dramatic shift for Hangouts. Starting May 22, Google Hangouts will no longer support SMS for text messaging between phones.
Facebook Messenger Brings SMS Back to Android App
Jun 14, 2016
Facebook today said Facebook Messenger users will once again be able to send SMS messages — as long as they're running Android. Essentially, Android users can set Messenger as the default SMS app, which will route all SMS messages and conversations through Messenger rather than any other SMS apps that may be installed on the device.