Tag: SMS

Google Partners With Phone Carriers To Revamp SMS

Google is attempting to refurbish its text messaging feature by teaming up with major phone carriers like Sprint, T-Mobile owner Deutsche Telekom, Orange, and Vodafone to modernize SMS and MMS to a newer communications standard called Rich Communications Services, or RCS, which would enable […]

Twitter Inc User Base Has Actually Dropped

Twitter Inc User Base Has Actually Dropped

Twitter rolled out its controversial algorithmic timeline yesterday, and on the same day, it announced its fiscal fourth quarter earnings results. The micro-blogging firm reported that it had 320 million active monthly users (MAUs) in the quarter, which is the same […]

Google Acquires RCS Messaging Startup Jibe Mobile

Google has acquired Jibe Mobile, a messaging startup specializing in helping carriers build support for native video messaging into their services, the Internet firm announced Wednesday. The financial details of the deal are being kept secret. Google aims to improve […]