All the mobile carriers have mitigated a major SMS security loophole that allowed a hacker to hijack text messages for just $16.
A gaping flaw in SMS lets hackers take over phone numbers in minutes by simply paying a company to reroute text messages.
Social media platforms crack down on disinformation, so political groups are turning to text messaging, where regulations and oversight are almost non-existent.
Read the service notice that explains why old text messages suddenly showed up on people’s phones this week.
Several people reported receiving old, random texts in the middle of the night.
A solution to never sending a regrettable message again.
How does one go from "You are the most beautiful star" to "We’ll lock them in until they open their gobs for our dicks"?
Canada’s highest court says police need to get a warrant before reading your texts
The search giant wants Hangouts to become a Slack-like chat app for teams, and is consequently stripping out features intended for everyday people.
SMS-based two-factor authentication has got a lot of bad press recently. But the fact is the majority of people have a lot to gain from it.
The current alerts, used for things like weather emergencies and Amber Alerts, only support text.
WhatsApp claims giving Facebook your phone number will lead to an improved experience, but you can sidestep the move for now.