By Humberto Saabedra on May 12, 2013
By Humberto Saabedra on March 24, 2012
Sprint-Powered StraightTalk Android smartphones include international messaging at no extra cost
By Humberto Saabedra on October 23, 2010
Yahoo has quietly added SMS messaging to its mobile Yahoo! Messenger portal. No additional applications are necessary and sending messages is free via the portal, though charges may apply for messages received.
By Humberto Saabedra on September 17, 2010
In a move that could set the bar for other carriers and affect the availability of third-party text alert services on the carrier, T-Mobile is planning on enacting a one quarter of one cent surcharge on texts sent to subscribers and users of such services on October 1st.Â Already, some text-based information services such as […]
By Humberto Saabedra on September 3, 2010
Virgin Mobile has confirmed via Twitter that SMS messaging is experiencing issues at the present time with no timeframe to resolution as of yet. This follows spates of reports steadily coming in since early this afternoon of late message arrivals and message send failures across the country. Update: Virgin Mobile has now confirmed on Twitter […]
By Humberto Saabedra on February 2, 2010
The Google Voice blog has confirmed that the Google Voice online portal now features SMS group messaging via the online portal. The service supports up to five recipients and will then be extended to the mobile version at a later date.
By Humberto Saabedra on January 22, 2010
HTC has quietly issued a bugfix update designed to address an SMS timestamp issue with the Sprint and Alltel Touch Pro as a result of the most recent firmware update.
By Humberto Saabedra on July 31, 2009
The long expected iPhone 3.0.1 update being pushed out via iTunes fixes a much reported vulnerability. The update specifically addresses the much reported SMS device control and exploit that has been blown into a source of hysteria across media outlets. Update: It should be noted that this update will cause jailbroken iPhones to revert back […]
By Christopher Price on May 16, 2009
We’ve had a lot of success already with our anonymous SMS/MMS tip line. In case you missed the announcement (and the number on the right side of every page), we have set up an anonymous tip line that lets you send in texts and pictures of the latest news in the wireless industry. It doesn’t […]