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Send And Receive Positive Texts From And To Strangers

A new service called Text For Humanity has been launched to connect people around the world through positive and encouraging text messages.
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Use Your Email's Out-Of-Office Reply When You Are Swamped

One of the best pieces of advice in terms of not getting distracted by email is to only check your email at certain times.
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Receive Texts From Santa Claus

Santa may be pushing 1,750 years old, but he can still learn a new trick or two. Even though we are in Santa's busiest month, we can keep in touch with him via text. SlickText, a mass text message marketing platform, is getting in the Christmas spirit this year by helping distribute text messages...
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Smishing Is Seriously Growing As Scammers Update Their Tactics

Smishing certainly sounds silly and harmless but it has become a serious fraud risk that can rob a person's life savings in the blink of an eye. The word smishing combines SMS, the primary technical format for text messaging, and phishing. As in other phishing attacks, the criminals masquerade as...
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Disney Bedtime Hotline Is Up For This Month Only

Perhaps you haven't been getting a good night's sleep because you haven't enjoyed a bedtime message from your favorite Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, and Pixar characters! From now until the end of September, Disney has made available its bedtime hotline which can add a bit of magic to your child's...
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Public Shaming For Those Using Single-Use Plastic Shopping Bags

Last week we shared with you a story on the amount of plastics we consume daily without even knowing it (and it's a lot). It's no surprise that many communities and governments are looking to reduce our use of plastic items; particularly single-use plastic items such as food containers, bags,...
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Pure Evil: App Anonymously Texts Game Of Thrones Spoilers To Your Frenemies

No need to remind Game of Thrones fans of another new episode airs Sunday night (May 5), which should run for an hour and twenty minutes. For many running the gauntlet of avoiding spoilers as become epic until you get a chance to watch it yourself. However if you were waiting for a chance to get...
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Latest Banking Scam Is Pretty Convincing If You're Not Paying Attention

Scammers are relentless and are finding even more cunning ways to get their hands on your information. The latest one of the more convincing ones yet and it involves a combination of fake texts and cardless ATMs to steal thousands of dollars. The newest trend among that banks are offering to...
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Cute (And Free) Out Of Office Message Generator For Emails While On Vacation

We're getting in the season of vacations. While many choose to take time off, others must "use it or lose it" and regardless of your reasons for taking time off, setting up your email account to send an out-of-office reply is pretty straightforward. Unfortunately it also means it's pretty boring...
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Find Out Where To Vote With Help From Daryl Hall & John Oates

Unless you've taken advantage of early voting, Tuesday, November 6th is Election Day. If you are unfamiliar of where to go to cast your vote, Daryl Hall and John Oates want to help. Well, John Oates anyways. The band partnered with Twilio to create Getting Out the Voates, a Hall & Oates hotline...
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