Well before the age of smartphones has started and began to take over the till-then-popular normal mobile phones, the mobile notifications about user’s calendar events have been sent to users and it’s been continuing ever since, till today. But as per Google, this service will not be continued after June 27th of this year.
Starting on June 27th, 2015, SMS notifications from Google Calendar will no longer be sent. SMS notifications launched before smartphones were available. Now, in a world with smartphones and notifications, you can get richer, more reliable experiences on your mobile device, even offline.
To receive notifications on your smartphone, you can use the calendar app that came with your device, or install Google Calendar for Android or iPhone. Learn more about notifications.
Note: This change will not affect Google Apps for Work, Education and Government customers.
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