I just bought an galaxy s7 edge, and this weird icon is on my notifcation bar. I cannot seem to figure it out. Does anyone know what it does or means? Thanks. samsung screenshot

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This seems to be related to the joyn service. (This link goes to the german Wikipedia page, as the logo is not visible on the english version).

Joyn (or RCS - Rich Communication Services) is meant to be a new messaging standard, created by service providers as a response to messaging services like WhatsApp.

  • How do you take it off? Why would I have a German app notifcation on my phone? – Lawleyenda Sep 25 '16 at 19:37
  • Sorry, I can't help you with these questions - but you might ask your network carrier, they should know ;-) – Lukas Sep 25 '16 at 19:58

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