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Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 coming soon, but should you buy one?

by Robert Triggs 3 hours ago15 comments

The OnePlus 5 is now on sale: here’s how to buy one

by Scott Adam Gordon 12 hours ago18 comments

Moto E4 hands on: $70, really?

by John Velasco 4 days ago14 comments

HTC needs more than great hardware to make a comeback

by David Imel 2 days ago109 comments
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Cosmos lets you browse the web without a data connection, sort of

Cosmos for Android is a browser that makes clever use of text messages to load up basic versions of websites even without an internet connection.
by Bogdan PetrovanSeptember 17, 201412

Google Voice merging into Hangouts, starting now

Google has begun merging Google Voice with Hangouts. No app updates to look for, just wait to see the notification in Hangouts on your Android device to get in on the fun.
by Jonathan FeistSeptember 10, 201416

Endless Jabber SMS – Indie app of the day

Today's indie app of the day is Endless Jabber SMS. Using this app you can send text messages from literally any device that can access a web browser. Check it out!
by Joe HindyJuly 24, 201412

Some MediaTek based smartphones found to suffer from a bizarre SMS vulnerability

A small selection of MediaTek based smartphones are vulnerable to a simple SMS exploit which causes them to reboot.
by Robert TriggsJune 24, 201415
 
 

T-Mobile pretends to suddenly care about Premium SMS issues

Last year, Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell announced that AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile had struck an agreement with forty-five states to stop billing for these very same Premium ...
by William Neilson JrJune 11, 20146

The best SMS replacement apps for Android

The world is evolving very quickly. Soon, texting will be a thing of the past. Looking to evolve early? Check out the best SMS replacement apps for Android.
by Joe HindyMarch 18, 201420

Hangouts update fixes MMS bug

A new update to Hangouts for Android brings a number of fixes to how the app handles SMS and group messages. Some users reported trouble sending and receiving MMS messages through ...
by Shawn IngramDecember 9, 201320

SMS-based DOS attack can cause Nexus devices to reboot or lose data connection

Security researcher Bogdan Alecu discovered a vulnerability that exposes Nexus devices to denial-of-service attacks based on a special type of SMS.
by Bogdan PetrovanNovember 29, 20134

Android 4.4 KitKat to have “default SMS app;” developers advised to get their apps ready

Google has announced that Android 4.4 KitKat will bring some important SMS changes, advising developers of SMS apps to prepare updates for their apps accordingly.
by Chris SmithOctober 14, 201312

What is SMS and how does it work?

SMS may be one of the oldest and most commonly used methods of mobile communication, but how does a message make it from handset A to handset B?
by Robert TriggsOctober 13, 201319
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