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Google Acquires RCS Messaging Startup Jibe Mobile

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has acquired Jibe Mobile, a messaging startup specializing in helping carriers build support for native video messaging into their services, the Internet firm announced Wednesday. The financial details of the deal are being kept secret.

Google aims to improve messaging on Android

“We’re very excited to announce that the Jibe Mobile team is joining Google to help us bring RCS to a global audience. Jibe is a leading provider of RCS services and they’ll continue helping carriers easily deploy RCS to their users. We can’t wait to work with them and build on the great work that they’ve already done,” Google said in a statement to Re/code. The acquisition deepens Google’s commitment to support RCS as part...