Selecting text. Selecting text on an Android tablet works just like selecting text in a word processor: You mark the start and end of a block. That chunk of text appears highlighted on the screen. How you get there, however, can be a mystery — until now! Text selection starts by long-pressing or double-tapping a chunk of text.What is the best text app for Android?
Chomp SMS is a veteran of the Android world. It has been available for over a decade now and is consistently recommended as one of the best texting apps on the platform. The app comes with a number of very useful features, including passcode lock, scheduled messages, and quick reply popup.