Global carriers adopt Google's SMS standard
"RCS" gives iMessage-like capability to anyone on Android.
Facebook is testing SMS, multiple accounts in Messenger
It looks like the features are Android-only, at least for now.
Facebook's WhatsApp messenger hits 1 billion monthly users
Now the company has its eye on Earth's remaining six billion who aren't using its app.
Yahoo faces class action lawsuit over text spamming
Sprint customers could get cash thanks to Yahoo Messenger's automatic text messages.
End texts with a period if you want to seem like a jerk
Science says using proper punctuation comes off as less sincere than not using any at all.
People tweeted their phone number and got spammed with cat facts
A programmer teaches Twitter users who tweet out their phone numbers a lesson with cat facts.
In the App Store, love comes cheap
Machines still have a lot to learn about matters of the heart.
Phone network security flaw lets anyone bug your calls
A security flaw in phone roaming lets others snoop on your calls and text messages virtually anywhere in the world.
Hackers control connected cars using text messages
You might want to rethink the idea of attaching a tracking dongle to your car's OBD-II port.. it could let an attacker control your car through text messages.