Although the recent entry of a third telecommunications provider Dito Telecommunity is likely to lower customer fees charged by industry rivals Smart and Globe, Marcos said that the public should already enjoy lower charges, particularly on the short message service (SMS) or text messages
. "Even if text messages
cost only one centavo each, the three telco providers would still be able to profit from that," Marcos said.
THE Senate is poised to hold hearings on a resolution seeking to roll back 'exorbitant' fees charged by telecommunication companies for text messages
as soon as Congress convenes regular sessions on July 22.
"Even if text messages
cost only one centavo each, the three telecommunication company (telco) providers would still be able to profit from that," she said.
The resolution noted that for decades, the standard price of a 160-character text message
for Globe and Smart subscribers has been P1.00, which, it said, translates into huge profits for the two giant telecommunication firms.
He exchanged more than 400 messages with controversial businessman Marian Koner.First Deputy General Prosecutor Peter Sufliarsky gave up his post following a scandal involving text messages
he exchanged with controversial businessman Marian Koner.
Some users of the Pixel 3 are reporting that they are losing text messages
, which are seemingly being deleted automatically.
Tango Networks has introduced its Enterprise Text Messaging solution, enabling corporate users to send and receive mobile network text messages
from business phone numbers.
The numbers, according to Shastic, for the credit unions offering Elle's text messaging solution: a 70% text message
response rate from both members and non-members; 60% of those who replied, responded in 90 seconds or less; and 69% of those who received text message
communication then completed applications, with 50% of these individuals approved for loans.
Results showed that text message
group expressed a statistically significant (P4 mm, pregnant women.
ISLAMABAD -- Sending text messages
on a smartphone can change the rhythm of brain waves, according to a new study.
"Given the low cost to send text messages
and the capacity to deliver them to almost every at-risk young adult, a text message-based intervention targeting binge drinking could have a public health impact on reducing both immediate and long-term health problems," says Suffoletto.
"The inclusion of health literacy-promoting information in a text message
second-dose reminder could potentially increase its efficacy by providing specific information that may compel a family to act overall and in a more timely fashion," wrote Dr.