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Massive Android problem: SMS has huge delays, here's how to fix
Massive Android problem: SMS has huge delays, here's how to fix
Is it taking forever to get that SMS verification message when you're trying to log in? You're not alone. Problem started on November, 2020 - but it can be fixed. 11 Dec 2020
Google launches iMessage-like feature to U.S. Android phones
Google launches iMessage-like feature to U.S. Android phones
Google has today started the rollout for its Rich Communication Service messaging feature on Android. RCS allows rich messaging on Android's ...... 14 Nov 2019 - 1 comment
WhatsApp message traffic now exceeds that of SMS
WhatsApp message traffic now exceeds that of SMS
WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum has announced that the popular cross-platform messaging app now handles up to 54 billion messages per day on average. 20 Jan 2014 - 6 comments
Wikipedia to soon offer articles via text messages
Wikipedia to soon offer articles via text messages
Wikimedia, the parent of the Wikipedia encyclopedia, has revealed plans to offer their 25 million articles via text message. 24 Feb 2013
Indian government to limit bulk SMS sending
Indian government to limit bulk SMS sending
The Indian government has said today it will limit bulk SMS sending in the nation, in an effort to reduce the potential spread of misleading ...... 20 Aug 2012 - 1 comment
Facebook, others causing significant SMS revenue decline for carriers
Facebook, others causing significant SMS revenue decline for carriers
Market research firm Strand Consult has reported on the recent decline in SMS revenue for carriers and the reasons for it. While it is well ...... 14 May 2012
Another security researcher examines Carrier IQ - says keylogging concerns are unfounded
Another security researcher examines Carrier IQ - says keylogging concerns are unfounded
A security researcher appears to have verified Carrier IQ's claim that their smartphone software does not log keystrokes or SMS messages. 05 Dec 2011 - 7 comments
     

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