You can use your email for iMessage, plus it’s more identifiable

You can add additional email addresses to your iCloud/iMessage account, which brings some extra perks to texting and email.

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What's wrong with iMessage?

The iPhone was five years ahead of the competition. I believe that, even with iOS 10, iMessage is five years behind its messaging competition.

Messages for Mac: Display avatars, disable alerts per-conversation

I don’t know how long these options have been there, but the…

iOS now lets you report iMessage spam

Thanks to Apple’s recent iOS 8.3 update, you can now Report Junk…

Messages for iOS remembers which keyboard you last used with each contact

If you speak in German with one contact, Emoji with another, and…

Messages for Mac: Quick Look all media from the current conversation

Click a piece of media or shared location in a Messages and…