Uncommon Uses – SMS (Text) Based Interfaces

Beyond voice, probably the simplest and most ubiquitous technology on the mobile phone is text (SMS), North America has been a bit of a laggard adopting this technology but in the last year or so has really started to use text. I think the voting on American Idol might have been one part of the tipping point for texting in the US. I’ve certainly seen a rise in the amount of people using text, but being in San Francisco my experience may not be mainstream. Here’s some interesting text interfaces:

Any other uncommon uses for SMS messaging you know of? leave a comment or email me.

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  1. Posted March 7, 2007 at 3:32 am | Permalink

    Simple SMS business solutions – possibly uncommon in the US, from across the pond…


  2. Alamin
    Posted February 7, 2011 at 7:01 am | Permalink

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