Text Messaging

Larry Magid: WhatsApp Acquisition A Brilliant Move For FacebookFacebook has agreed to acquire messaging application, WhatsApp, for a whopping $19 billion in cash and stock, but our tech expert explains what the app does and if this is a good move or not.
Tech Report: Teenagers Sending More Texts Than Ever BeforeA new survey shows the number of text messages teenagers send each day has grown steadily over the past two years, as has the number of teenagers that use texting on a daily basis.
Larry Magid: Wireless Companies Fight Free Texting AppsSmartphone apps that take advantage of wireless Internet access to enable free phone calls and text messaging have left major telecommunications companies struggling to recover billions in lost revenue.