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JaxtrSMS lets you send free text messages to any phone

11/22/2011, Do you have a lot of friends who might be living overseas? Short of chatting with them online via instant messenger services, you could always send them a text message although that might cost you quite a bit in international SMS fees. That’s where...

Share photos on Twitter via text messages

09/21/2011, While I don’t have any official figures, it’s safe to say that most people who use Twitter probably access the social network via an app on their smartphones. But there probably is a significant amount of folks out there who are accessing...

Texting and driving do not mix

08/19/2011, We all know that it is not wise to mix texting and driving together – after all, you cannot split your concentration both ways and be 100% sure that you will be able to arrive at your destination without causing any harm to people around you –...

iPod SMS Capability with textPlus

08/18/2011, iPod SMS: application that enables free and unlimited SMS (in the U.S and Canada) for devices that normally don't have access to SMS

Facebook Messenger Stand-Alone Chat App

08/09/2011, Facebook Messenger: Facebook has just (paper) launched its Facebook Messenger App, which effectively focuses on the text communication aspect of Facebook

Swedish postal service looks to SMS instead of stamps

03/07/2011, Sweden, the land that brought you the safest cars around as well as flat packed furniture, might soon pave the way for the future of postal service – the country’s postal service is mulling over the possibility of letting customers pay for...

Send a text to open a door

01/24/2011, Are you the kind of person who is always leaving keys at home or at the office and constantly find yourself stuck out of the house? Well don’t worry, because traditional keys will soon be a thing of the past. Someone managed to build an unlocking...

Over 7 trillion SMS to be sent in 2011, according to research

12/30/2010, Ever wonder how many texts messages (SMS) are being sent every year? Well, according to ABI Research, the estimated number of SMS messages that will be sent in 2011 will be 7 trillion. The figures include other similar methods such as SMS, MMS, mobile...

Motorola To Fix Droid X Text Messaging Error

09/27/2010, This isn’t the most ideal situation for Motorola the moment. First it took a while for the Android 2.2 update to arrive on the Droid X, and when it did, problems started to appear, including problems with music, ringtones, and now SMS messages....

2010 LG U.S. National Texting Championship announces winner

09/21/2010, Are you the fastest thumb in the West? Find out at the 2010 LG U.S. National Texting Championship that happened in New York City, where participants will endure blindfolds, complex phrases and marathon texting throughout the entire event. Part of the...

Study Finds 72 Percent of Adults Now Texting in U.S.

09/02/2010, The number of texters have increased in America, and the latest study finds that 72 percent of adults in the U.S. are now texting. Some are citing the higher prices of a la carte pay as you go texting options and the lower prices of unlimited texting...

Digital slingshot capable of tagging buildings via SMS

07/27/2010, Now this is one crazy idea – we’re talking about a digital slingshot which isn’t capable of bringing down any Goliaths in its lifetime no matter how good a sentence you are able to compose on its nifty alphanumeric keypad, but it will be...

Microsoft Kin One and Two Pricing, Specs and Release Date

05/04/2010, We gave you an early peek at the upcoming Microsoft Kin One and Kin Two phones, and we told you that they were coming on Verizon’s network this month. Well, the time has come and we have the details about the launch, the specifications and most...