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Man, mad at Internet seller, texts him Shakespeare (all of it)

A UK graphic designer is so annoyed when he doesn't receive a PS3 he bought online that he becomes the croaking raven bellowing for revenge. (Look it up)

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Later app for iPhone reminds you to send e-mails, texts, and tweets

Later helps you schedule your digital transmissions and could be even more helpful should an update arrive to automate the process further.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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AT&T follows Verizon, offers free global texts with Mobile Share

The battle is heating up for international, with the company also introducing a plan that allows 1-cent-per-minute calls to more than 35 countries.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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How to spot if people are lying in texts

A Brigham Young University study offers hope to all those who fear someone is texting them fibs. Lying texters take longer to reply and write shorter texts.

By Sep. 7, 2013

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City texts obese residents to remind them to lose weight

The English town of Stoke-on-Trent decides to text those who are seriously overweight. The intention is to be motivational. But won't it just be annoying?

By Feb. 5, 2014

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Ukraine texts citizens: Hey, we see you're in a mass disturbance

During the protests in Kiev, the Ukrainian government uses phone technology to identify those anywhere near the antigovernment marches.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Texts in decline as WhatsApp and friends set to send 300bn messages

Experts say WhatsApp and the like contributed to the number of text messages sent falling for the first time last year.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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Residents force ice cream truck chimes to be replaced by texts

Residents of the Swedish town of Eslov complain about the cheery jingles emitted by an approaching ice cream truck. So silence and text messages are the answer.

By Jan. 2, 2014

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Three lets you use data, calls and texts for free in the US

The numerical network has expanded its brilliant Feel At Home scheme to the US, letting you use data and phone home for no extra charge.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile agree not to charge for spam texts

That's three of the top US carriers that say they'll stop billing customers for texts that get sent to them from unauthorized third parties. Missing from the list is Verizon.

By Nov. 21, 2013