If you’ve been encountering SMS issues on your Android device lately, you’re not alone. It seems that an issue between SMS and Google’s Carrier Services app may be causing problems for some users.
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Google Carrier Services update rolling out to many Android devices around the world
Earlier this morning, an update to Carrier Services began rolling out to a large swath of Android devices around the world. Citing new functionality and bug fixes, this Google app includes “support for enhanced features in the Android Messages app.”