text messaging

Stop Sending Regular Text Messages

Thanks to a Federal Communications Commission vote last week, wireless carriers in the U.S. now have more control over peole’s text messages. If that sounds ominous, that’s because it is—so much so that now’s the perfect time to ditch regular ol’ text messaging altogether.

Google Wants To Replace SMS With A Better Messaging Platform 

Google Wants To Replace SMS With A Better Messaging Platform 

Texting is long overdue for a makeover. The simple, utilitarian Short Message Service (SMS) has served our messaging needs well for more than a decade, but as our texts become increasingly crammed with photos and videos, it’s clear that SMS can no longer meet the needs of the average smartphone…