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Silverstreet terminates 400 million SMS in December 2010 – one of the planet’s biggest?

I got a bit of news in from the SMS industry this morning. Silverstreet, the mobile messaging firm, has just announced they’ve terminated (or ‘delivered’) a whopping 400 million SMS messages in the month of December 2010 alone. This sounds like good news to me. The chaps over at Silverstreet are understandably delighted and dropped […]

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WIN Plc and the 72 £1.50 text message bomb

Back in 2006, a MIR reader’s daughter got a text message. And another. And another. And woosh. Across what appeared to be a few minutes, she was text-bombed. Whether by mistake or by design, she ended up with a heck of a lot of premium rate texts being delivered to her handset. The reader describes […]

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Scally Rally update – Mike’s more than half way there

Do you remember Mike Taylor, Head of Media and Entertainment mobile aggregator, WIN Plc, is racing a banger (“really old car”) across Europe, representing the mobile industry as he goes? (Here’s our original coverage). Well they’re more than half way toward their fundraising target of 5,000 pounds. The proceeds are for a UK adoption charity […]