Tag: sms

CyanogenMod pushes for encrypted messaging with WhisperPush

CyanogenMod has just made an announcement that takes its security and privacy thrust to the next level. In the coming nightly builds, the team...

SMS security flaw affects Nexus devices, Android 4.3 and 4.4

A vulnerability has been discovered in Nexus phones, which could render them useless. By sending a particular type of SMS message, the phone is...

US carriers band together to end premium SMS reign of scams

Some major US carriers, which include AT&T and T-Mobile, today announced their commitment to stop scammers in their tracks who utilize their networks' premium...

Facebook Messenger updated look and texting feature now rolling out to everyone

The day has finally arrived and Facebook is now making available its long-tested new features for Android and iOS. Once the update hits users,...

Hangouts Android app incapacitated by Emoji bug

A word of warning to trigger-happy emoji-bearing chatters on Google+ Hangouts. Sending a flood of the popular emoji faces in a chat could crash...

8sms brings back the original SMS app on Android 4.4

While the highly anticipated launch of Android 4.4 and the Nexus 5 was met with a generally positive response, not all changes have been...

Boku and Passport Parking team up to let you pay for parking via SMS

Boku, a mobile billing platform, has teamed up with Passport Parking to provide users the ability to pay for parking via SMS. Simply by...

Android 4.4 to change how alternative SMS apps work

Google tries its best to provide sensible default applications that cater to a generic populace but, as always, there will always be other apps...

Google+ Hangouts rumored to get SMS integration soon

Early this year, Google set out to consolidate some of its real-time messaging services under one name: Google+ Hangouts. Now it seems that the...

CyanogenMod merges Voice Plus messaging app into nightlies

A few weeks back we starting seeing something messaging related that would be coming to CyanogenMod. This was for those using Google Voice and...

CyanogenMod delivers Google Voice messages to stock message app

If you happen to be a Google Voice user and running CyanogenMod there is now a way to have all your messages delivered through...

MySMS updated with MMS cloud sync and 1080p support

Today the extremely useful application mysms has just been updated with a few new features that makes it even more useful and one of...

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