Google has been pushing material design slowly to most of its Android apps recently. The latest app to get the privilege of material design is the Google Messenger App for Android. Providing this app with material design is a strong indication that this app has a long time to stay.
The new update of the app brings the ability to block sms senders and makes searching of contacts and sharing of photos through the app faster.
The full change log of the Messenger app by Google for Android is:
• Faster sharing: Select or take pictures and videos directly from the app and share easily. You can even send audio messages to your contacts.
• Easy search: Search through contacts and conversation threads to find exactly what you are looking for.
• Purposeful design: New, fluid, material design that is intuitive and delightful.
• More control: Ability to block SMS senders. No interruptions when you don’t want them!
• More features: audio messages, emoji support , colored text threads, message archiving and more.