Apple is working on a new iMessage feature that would enable users to edit messages after they’ve been sent.
Reports have uncovered a patent filed late last year, which would give users an edit option (alongside the ability to copy or delete) after long pressing a message. Potentially, this could mean a change coming within iOS 14, due to be previewed this summer.
Within the patent application (via 9to5Mac), filed in December, explains how the tool would help users avoid the need to resend messages.
Apple writes: “There is a need for electronic devices with improved methods and interfaces for editing sent messages. Such methods and interfaces may complement or replace conventional methods for editing sent messages. Such methods and interfaces reduce the number, extent, and/or the…