Tag Archives: SMS

SMS Support Coming To Google Hangouts Soon

Google Hangouts was rumored to be a junction of all of Google’s chat tools, and it partially is. It combines the old Hangouts, Google Talk, and all the separate chat systems they used across their sites. However, a few specific communication methods were left out: Google Voice and SMS. We knew Google Voice integration wouldn’t be there at launch, but we… Read more

Google Voice Updated, Google Is On A Roll

Google has updated quite a few apps today. One of those is Google Voice. It’s a bug fixing update, but it’s a pretty significant one. It fixes delayed SMS notifications and inbox syncing issues. The inbox syncing issue caused duplicate notifications because they were not being cleared on other devices when you checked them on one. All this is fixed now,… Read more

Yahoo Enters the Free Messaging Game with Yahoo Hub

Some people just want to be a part of everything, and apparently Yahoo is one of them. Not content to stand by and watch the likes of BBM, iMessage, and Google Messenger dominate the free messaging service landscape they have created their own app. The app is called ‘Hub’ and it’s available for all Android phones. It allows you to send messages to not… Read more

SMS Counter review

Ahh spring. Birds chirping, flowers budding, streams flowing, and my cell phone contract ending. Right around this time two years ago, I jumped right into a contract, signing away my cellular freedom. While I don’t necessarily regret doing that, it couldn’t hurt to check and see if my plan could use some revamping. I know I don’t need to change the amount… Read more