SMS

Enterprise A2P SMS Market: Industry Analysis

<b>An introduction to the Enterprise A2P SMS market</b><p>Enterprise A2P SMS is a type of SMS service sent from an application, particularly a web application, …

Mobile

BFCM 2017

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Electronic Music

German EPC goliath ups stake in Altech to $19.5m

The giant German engineering firm that will build Altech Chemicals High Purity Alumina plant in Malaysia has gone all in with Altech by agreeing to …

Startups

Email vs. SMS: Battle of the Heavyweights [Infographic]

Ding, ding, ding! The battle is on, with email in one corner, and SMS across the ring. Which channel is best for your marketing efforts?<p>Some 74</i> …

Marketing

Birdchain will Allow You to Monetize Your Unused SMS

Mobile service providers often offer service plans, with the unlimited amounts of SMS for regular users. While mobile communications remain popular …

Mobile

Inside NBA | Inside Essential Alerts

All the most important, insightful, and breaking news about the NBA<p>Add your phone number below to receive SMS alerts from Inside NBA and other Inside …

Basketball

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Google

Top 5 most popular Android apps from last week: Chomp SMS, PUSH

Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When …

Android News

What you need to know about SIM card registration

Following the Communications and Information Ministry's regulation on mobile phone numbers, prepaid SIM card users are now required to register their …

Mobile

Sending and receiving texts through Chromebooks might be possible with Android 8.1

A new functionality has been spotted in the developer preview of Android 8.1.The feature, found by <i>9to5Google</i> and <i>ArsTechnica</i> is called SMS Connect, …

Google

You could soon be texting from your Chromebook

Back in July, we saw some snippets of code buried in Chrome OS that suggested Chromebook owners would soon get the chance to send SMS messages from …

Google

Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview has hints of SMS connection to Chromebooks

The release earlier this week of the Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview build by Google resulted in a deep dive by many people to see what secrets they could find in this first public release of the OS upgrade. As it turns out, a look inside the code found what appears to be a possible new feature …

Google

‘SMS Connect’ shows up in Android 8.1 for reading and replying to messages from your Chromebook

Android 8.1 has a bunch of new little features, but one of the more interesting to show up is actually something we’ve heard about before — the ability to enable SMS sync on your Chromebook. Now, that feature has been uncovered in the 8.1 developer preview.<p>First spotted by <i>Ars Technica</i>, “SMS …

Technology

Android 8.1 hints at SMS Connect for sending texts via your Chromebook

This is huge.<p>Even though Android 8.0 Oreo just officially launched in August, that didn't stop Google from releasing a beta for 8.1 earlier this …

Android News

Telstra Messaging Is An All-In-One App For SMS, MMS And Voicemail

Video. Telstra has a new app that brings together all the messaging and voicemail features that you rely on your mobile carrier for. It's a lot of …

Technology (Australia)

Google Prompt is Now the Primary Choice for 2-Step Authentication

Two-step authentication for Google accounts has been a feature for quite a few years now. Traditionally, this has used SMS-based verification to …

Authentication

3 Local Startups That Are Launching a Business Based on SMS

Think of the last time you took a train: how many people were texting in your coach? My guess is many.Americans, especially young adults, like …

Boston

Google fixing SMS bug on last year's Pixels with November security patch

A fix is on the way, but not quite yet.<p>Earlier this month, we reported that users of the first-generation Pixel and Pixel XL were having trouble …

Android News

Google defaulting from SMS to phone-based Prompt for new 2-Step Verification users

Last year, Google announced a new method for 2-Step Verification that is built into Android and available on iOS. The Google Prompt replaces the hackable SMS method and was recently updated to include more detailed information. Today, Google announced that the Prompt will become the default method …

Google

Google's Android Messages app hits 100 million downloads

Google has a long and often complicated history with messaging. For a time, there was no core Android SMS app while Google dabbled with SMS in …

Android News

M-Shule - Together we learn, together we succeed

Together we learn,<br>Together we succeed.<p>M-Shule delivers personalized, quality learning through<br>SMS to guide every learner to achieve!<p>Send "MSHULE" to …

Learning

SMS Organizer: SMS Application powered by Machine Learning

Short Message Service aka SMS has been the most widely used text messaging service ever. But with the advent of web-based messaging services, SMS has …

Machine Learning

Why Cannabis Retailers Should Embrace Text Messaging

<b>Guest post by Jeff Harris, CEO of springbig</b><p>We are living in an era of perhaps the most drastic evolution in consumer behavior since the advent of the …

Cannabis

New Backblaze Security Features

Today, we are pleased to announce two new security features for Backblaze. Security is a top priority at Backblaze, and we are fully committed to, …

iOS

When the 'app gap' really isn't... and when it is!

We hear a lot about Windows Phone and then Windows 10 Mobile having 'an app gap', but this glib phrase, often tied into the apparent failure of the …

Lloyds Bank

Google’s SMS app appears to be picking up smart replies and a crazy new attachment UI

Google has a ton of messaging apps, but its best features are pretty split up between the various services. Now, one of Allo’s best features appears to be coming to the Android Messages SMS app.<p>A recent teardown from <i>Android Police</i> revealed that “suggested actions” were coming to the SMS app, and …

Google

Time To Buy Twilio: Gauging The Amazon Threat

Twilio stock has whipsawed this week on news that Amazon AWS is launching a two-way texting feature called Amazon Global SMS that would compete with …

Business

Eir and Vodafone admit charging customers for 'free' FaceTime and iMessage access on iPhones

Facetime and iMessage are among the most popular calling and texting services on smartphones, used by thousands of Irish people. Once connected to a …

News (Ireland)

This is why you shouldn’t use texts for two-factor authentication

Researchers show how to hijack a text message<p>For a long time, security experts have warned that text messages are vulnerable to hijacking — and this morning, they showed what it looks like in practice. A demonstration video posted by Positive Technologies (and first reported by <i>Forbes</i>) shows how …

Security

How an Outdated Network Could Make Two-Factor SMS Worthless

An SS7 hack could destroy SMS security and making stalking the easiest thing in the world.

Security