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By Dan Moren for Tom's Guide
Messages stands out as the star of Apple’s iOS 10 previews, getting a big chunk of stage time during the Worldwide Developers Conference earlier this year. iOS’s built-in messaging program has gotten major additions, as Apple aims at third-party messaging apps like Snapchat and WhatsApp while expanding beyond just sending texts to creating a whole developer-ready platform around Messages.
Here’s a closer look at what’s different about Messages in iOS 10.