Tag Archives: SMS

SpyEye trojan now steals cash via SMS banking

malware Researchers at Trusteer have discovered a new form of attack used by the SpyEye Trojan in order to steal money from bank accounts. The attack is very stealthy and if it.. more
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Twitter SMS updates now support images

twitter Twitter has announced a new feature that enables users to send SMS messages to share photos on the social networking site. Many users already use SMS to post to their Twitter.. more
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ICO sees large rise in complaints for SMS spam

mobile-industry The Information Commissioner’s Office says that it’s aware of “the growing problem of spam text messages”, in particular with regard to those that sell financial services. Organisations must comply with a.. more
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BT on message with SMS Hub

BT will soon be providing an SMS Hub service for other network providers following a deal signed between the UK based Tyntec and BT Global services. This deal complements the services already being provided by the operator, such as signalling and voice traffic services for.. more
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Demand for eBallot increases

With the general election about to take place tomorrow, the turnout is normally key to how the parties do. The more people that vote the higher the chances of a different style of government, but a low turnout means most seats will remain in safe.. more
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Wind Mobile chooses Movius MessageMe Plus

Movius Interactive Corporation, a global leader in messaging, collaboration and mobile media solutions, is proud to announce that Canada’s newest national mobile operator, WIND Mobile, has selected its next generation applications platform, Versera ICE® as the foundation for its messaging solutions. Since its recent December.. more
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Saving Lives With "SMS For Life"

A new solution developed by IBM, Novartis and Vodafone with the Roll Back Malaria Partnership, is helping to save lives using everyday technology to improve the availability of anti-malarial drugs in remote areas in Tanzania. Called “SMS for Life”, the initiative uses a combination of.. more
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Vodafone provides SMS retweet

Twitter addicts on Vodafone mobiles will be pleased to hear they’ll be able to use the retweet feature via SMS text. Vodafone already offers Twitter updates on SMS, which can be received for free. Retweeting will be the same, with receivers not charged, but those.. more
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Orange strikes tweet deal with Twitter

Orange has set up a partnership with Twitter whereby users of the site will be able to send and receive tweets directly from their mobile via SMS. While the company isn’t the first mobile operator to offer such a service, it is the first to.. more
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M&S competition from Orange

The mobile provider Orange has been sending out SMSs to customers as part of its latest marketing campaign. The message offers the chance to win £1,000 worth of Marks and Spencer’s vouchers. All the customer has to do is reply to the message with a.. more
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