Want to try a more unique way of messaging than using old fashioned letters and numbers? We’ve got just what you need in Zlango, a picture messaging client that lets users send picture and animation rich messages to friends. Zlango offers a growing library of more than …
PrivacyStar, an Android app and service that allows subscribers to report and block telemarketers and debt collectors who violate consumer protection laws, hit a record milestone this week for reports filed with the FTC. Users of the service made their 100,000th report to the Federal Trade Commission, helping the FTC to crack down on the almost 20% of said callers who could care less about the “no-call list” or federal protection laws for consumers.
Looks like I was wrong in my previous post: the Android SMS bug appears to be real, but dependent on a very specific condition that does not exist for most users. That’s why most people cannot reproduce it.
Specifically, there is something about certain email-to-SMS messages that corrupts Android’s SQLite database, causing unpredictable results thereafter.
Over the past week, a supposed Android bug has gotten a lot of press, both on Android-related sites and mainstream tech sites. A bug report claims that SMS messages intended for one person are getting sent to a different, unintended recipient. Worrisome to be sure, but why has Google taken no action on it, leaving it at medium priority until all the bad press this week?
My guess is that they have been unable to reproduce it.
TextPlus, an ad-supported application which allows for free text messaging, is now available for free on the Android Market. Initially an App Store offering (the application’s official website has not yet been updated to show Android support), textPlus now allows Android users to send free …
DriveSafe.ly is an application that will read aloud the text messages you receive while driving or doing anything that stops you from looking at your Android’s screen.Â The application itself is free (available from the Market) but to get more choice of voices or to be …
SMS Popup is one of those quiet, under-rated apps that doesnâ€™t get the recognition it deserves. Weâ€™ve yet to see it show up on those â€œmust haveâ€ lists that other sites and magazines put together and we canâ€™t figure out why. Itâ€™s loaded with features that enhance your messaging options and looks every bit as good as the Google stuff that comes loaded with Android.
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