3UK ‘e-bill’ text message notification FAIL

Stephen Davies isn’t that impressed with 3UK this morning. Have a read of his Twitter message: Three Mobile ‘e-bills’ FAIL. Text message with link to mobile site diverts to Three regular site. Can’t login from phone. Pointless. Wholly pointless particularly if you’re using a dumb handset that can’t even display regular webpages properly. Who at […]


Does your boss own your text messages?

If your boss pays your mobile phone bill, does he have a right to read your text messages? According to an LA court, the answer is no – not without the employee’s consent. The decision comes as part of a case, reported by the LA Times that saw a policeman take his employer to court […]

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NearU Search Partners With LotteryUSA on Results Via Text Message

Just got this in, NearU has teamed up with LotteryUSA to implement a new service that sends you the winning lottery numbers by text message. PASADENA, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire/ — NearU Search ( has inked a deal with Ann Arbor, MI based lottery results provider LotteryUSA ( to offer the most recent draw information […]