Messages in iOS 7 are very economical in their presentation. Not every message bubble is time stamped. Here's a quick tip on how to reveal the time of every bubble.
Let's say you're reviewing a message stream and you really need to see the exact time of each message. Or one in particular. The default presentation doesn't provide that. For example:
The default view.
To show the time of each message:
- Pick any bubble on the display.
- Swipe left and hold.
- Release when done.
You'll see something like this.
Each bubble's time is revealed.
That's all there is to it! If there's any lesson here, iOS 7 teaches us to become swipeaholics.
Teaser image credit: Apple