Short Messaging

A word on short messaging -Regardless of SMS or MMS or Tweets, messaging is the best channel for notification-like distribution. Second to none. True SMS is way to expensive and prohibitive for many. SMS though is a cash-cow for network providers who must be terrified of Twitter. If targeting notification-like app such as promotions, SMS and Twitter is the way to go.

On Coding: Messaging, Multimedia Messaging on Java ME

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2 thoughts on “Short Messaging

  1. Hello, I did find your name on web after reading a nice article you issued at
    about capability of MIDP 2.0 Push Registry to deal with SMS arrival on java phones.
    I am looking for a program to work on any mobile (not only smartphones) to make it work as a gps tracker : An SMS coming from server to start a program which has to send gps data to the server through SMS every x minutes and at the end of service an SMS to stop the program
    do you think this may exist somewhere ?

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