Consumers simply send a private text message
and look forward to a quick response.
When the cap of the sunscreen tube was removed, the device sent a text message
to researchers that was then recorded as evidence of sunscreen use.
Pushing text messages
to cell phones--this is really the hot button right now," says Carmine Piscopo, president of the Association for Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education, and the telecommunications manager for Providence College (R.
3bn text messages
were sent in the UK in December 2006, taking the total for the year to 41.
Unlike email spam, which Marshal's TRACE threat monitoring team estimates at 83% of all email, text message
spam will remain a mere drop in the ocean when compared to the number of text messages
sent every year.
Server products and services supplier Kommunicate has released the latest version of its Text Message
In Germany, electrician Uwe Sommerlade is suing bosses for firing him via a text message
while he was at a party.
This year, Baldwin-Wallace sent an initial text message
seeking permission to send text messages
German men are Europe's biggest text message
flirts with over 80 per cent having used their mobile's messaging system to chat people up.