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09.06.16
Cuba has been filtering texts containing political dissent
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Cuba has been filtering texts containing political dissent

Text messages including 'human rights' and 'hunger strike' never reached their recipients.

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08.20.14
China's 'bullet screens' combine movies and your snarky texts
08.20.14

China's 'bullet screens' combine movies and your snarky texts

Movie theater texters here in the US are (rightfully!) viewed as the lowest of the low, but certai...

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05.22.14
Apple to fix iMessage bug that causes ex-iPhone users to lose their texts
05.22.14

Apple to fix iMessage bug that causes ex-iPhone users to lose their texts

Apple says it's fixed a server bug that was affecting "some" former iMessage users who had tried t...

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11.26.13
Samsung bakes SMS support into ChatON for Android, because please use ChatON
11.26.13

Samsung bakes SMS support into ChatON for Android, because please use ChatON

Between social networks and a near infinite number of messaging apps, there are frankly too many w...

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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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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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08.27.12
Dropbox two-step verification available for testing (Updated)
08.27.12

Dropbox two-step verification available for testing (Updated)

Update: It looks like 2-step authentication is now available for everyone. As reported by Tec...

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08.17.12
iPhone reportedly vulnerable to text message spoofing flaw
08.17.12

iPhone reportedly vulnerable to text message spoofing flaw

If you're an iPhone owner, you may want to use good judgment before responding to any out-of-the-b...

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08.04.12
Texas man foretells dire outcome: messages 'I need to quit texting,' before driving into ravine
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Texas man foretells dire outcome: messages 'I need to quit texting,' before driving into ravine

Despite our love of gadgets, we're not willing to give any slack to people that text while driving...

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