Why are we still using phone numbers?

Often if you take a logic-based critical look at something that society has long taken for granted, you might see that it really doesn't make sense in modern society.  It may have made sense many years, or decades, or centuries ago, but it clearly…

By Adam Z. Lein November 6, 2019, 12:00 pm

Facebook Messenger Lite is just 10MB

Facebook is keeping it light for Messenger Lite to keep those with older, slower, tightly-packed Android smartphones connected to other users.

By Jules Wang October 3, 2016, 1:39 pm

iMessage for Android may come at WWDC

The encrypted messaging service that is currently exclusive to iPhones and iPads may expand to welcome in the people of the green bubble: Android.

By Jules Wang June 10, 2016, 1:15 pm

WhatsApp vs Kik Messenger (Video)

WhatsApp and Kik are two very popular mobile chat apps, but which is better? Find out in our WhatsApp vs Kik Messenger comparison video!

By Taylor Martin June 17, 2014, 7:53 pm

Why Are We Still Using SMS?

It's not just the price-gouging aspect that's making the future of SMS dubious; it's its inherent limitations. Text messaging is almost twenty years old, and it's beginning to show its age in some inconvenient ways.

By Michael Fisher May 17, 2012, 2:37 pm