Why the world’s top 20 apps for chatting and texting are still around

When the iPhone and Android launched, they offered all the usual stuff you’d expect from the platforms, from a simple to the most advanced to a wide variety of services.From chatrooms to SMS, you’d be forgiven for thinking that they were all the same.However, it turns out that not all is as simple as it …

Twitter to allow SMS alerts and replies to contacts

On Wednesday, Twitter announced that it would allow people to reply to their Twitter notifications, and also allow users to reply with text messages.In addition, users will be able to send SMSes and texts from their phone to their contacts.The changes will go live on Tuesday.This new feature will allow Twitter to add additional messaging …