Textmessaging

04.23.13
Study suggests voice-to-text 'just as dangerous' as texting while driving
04.23.13

Study suggests voice-to-text 'just as dangerous' as texting while driving

If you thought you were driving safe when activating your voice-to-text service or starting up Sir...

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04.10.13
Zipwhip endows existing landlines with the ability to send and receive texts
04.10.13

Zipwhip endows existing landlines with the ability to send and receive texts

You might remember Zipwhip from its SMS-enabled espresso machine, but the outfit's hoping a new fe...

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12.04.12
Facebook Messenger allows sign-ups with just a name and phone number on Android devices
12.04.12

Facebook Messenger allows sign-ups with just a name and phone number on Android devices

Facebook Messenger might as well be as ubiquitous as SMS text messaging for some, but there's a ca...

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10.17.12
Former Nokia Money crew kicks off iKaaz mobile payments, lets shops go with or without NFC
10.17.12

Former Nokia Money crew kicks off iKaaz mobile payments, lets shops go with or without NFC

It's a big day for mobile payments. Multiple former Nokia Money veterans have formally launched iK...

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10.06.12
McAfee shows how major Android scamware ticks, prevents us from learning first-hand
10.06.12

McAfee shows how major Android scamware ticks, prevents us from learning first-hand

Most Android malware lives in the margins, away from Google Play and the more reliable app shops....

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10.03.12
BlackBerry PlayBook 2.1 update goes live with SMS, portrait email
10.03.12

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.1 update goes live with SMS, portrait email

RIM's attention around its QNX-based platforms might revolve around BlackBerry 10 as of late, but...

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09.23.12
11-year-old wins $20,000 at AT&T hackathon for creating app that discourages texting while driving
09.23.12

11-year-old wins $20,000 at AT&T hackathon for creating app that discourages texting while driving

AT&T's already working on an app to keep folks from texting while driving, but earlier this mo...

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09.20.12
Facebook revamps Messenger for Android with friendlier chats, teases core app update soon (update 2: iOS refresh as well)
09.20.12

Facebook revamps Messenger for Android with friendlier chats, teases core app update soon (update 2: iOS refresh as well)

Facebook has already been making its mea culpas for the state of its main Android app, and it's sh...

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09.20.12
Apple patent application has iPhones text when calls don't reach spotty coverage areas
09.20.12

Apple patent application has iPhones text when calls don't reach spotty coverage areas

If you're already using Android 4.0 or iOS 6, you're likely familiar with the option to send a pre...

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