If Tinder isn’t already sucking up far too much of your spare time then we’ve got some bad news, it’s about to take the rest
Inappropriate use of question marks, exclamations and upper caps should become a crime punishable by devices that have had the relevant buttons removed.
The SMS text message: A trusty friend that led to the creation of the emoji, gave us an entirely new way of spelling words
Apple has released an iMessage tool which will stop text messages getting lost in 'Limbo' after you leave your iPhone for
There is one last reason why students may be texting frequently: I could be making a fool of myself here. All of this can most likely be explained by the fact that my lectures are simply lousy and boring. In this case, don't let me know via SMS.
This April, MEP's passed legislation that will end roaming charges for using a mobile phone while abroad by December 2015. This means that the cost of making a call or downloading internet data in another EU country will be the same price as at home.
The historian Howard Zinn observed: "You can't be neutral on a moving train". If we listen to two different reporters covering the same story, we will hear two different versions. Each will have his own unique approach and interpretation.
Few things are as mind-numbingly political, stupid and awkward than the simple 'x'. Not the one that marks the spot on a treasure map, or the one that ends the words box and fox, but the little mark of appreciation you put at the end of a text or an email to denote a kiss.
Facebook's recent purchase of WhatsApp took many tech watchers by surprise; not least because of its eye-watering $19 billion price tag. But after an initially sharp intake of breath, analysts and other tech giants appeared to endorse the move...
American and British spies have collected hundreds of millions of text messages from UK citizens in a secret operation, according
Over the past year the UK has woken up to the scale and nature of the problem. The tax strategies of multinationals are in the headlines and there is growing controversy that a large number of them are paying as little as 1% tax on their profits here on UK soil.
It is good to see the ICO using its power to issue a monetary penalty for a serious breach of the regulations in regards to SMS spam for the first time, and it is nice to know that they are looking at three other companies, but regulation on its own is simply not the answer.
Mobile instant messaging has overtaken SMS texting for the first time. According to a report by Informa, messages sent using
Most consumers have got wise to email spam. The savvier consumer knows not to open spam mail, and immediately hits delete. However, spammers have become more creative in their spam attack methods.
A trio of Indian students say they have created “anti-rape underwear” that will deliver electric shocks and alert police
Sending unsolicited spam is against the law. Those who are sending you text messages or sharing your data without your permission are conducting illegal activity. Tetrus Telecoms has recently paid the price, with a fine of £440,000 by the Information Commissioner's Officer.
Anyone who's seen the iOS app store chart knows that the mobile messaging service WhatsApp is popular. But did you know how
Creator Of SMS Consents To Interview (By Text)
And so, it was the 3 December, 1992, when the first ever text message was sent, by 22-year-old British engineer Neil Papworth. On this day, Neil marked his place in the history books, revolutionising communication as we know it today, all by sending a text message that read "Happy Christma" (the 's' was missed off)