Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 
Our staff are currently offline, but you can use the community 24/7
Remember to accept a reply to your question as the answer!
Reply

Happy Birthday to the Text Message

Legend

The first text message was transmitted Dec. 3, 1992.

Engineer Neil Papworth typed "merry Christmas" on a computer and sent the first SMS message to the cellphone of Vodafone director Richard Jarvis.

Re: Happy Birthday to the Text Message

3 Community Manager

@billbond4 Wow, the humble SMS is 27 years old. I'm not sure how that makes me feel! hahaha

Re: Happy Birthday to the Text Message

Legend

No comment on the age either :-)

Re: Happy Birthday to the Text Message

3 Community Manager

Absolutely not 😎 @Mac_n_cheese , @Donegal-3  and @Michael_Mick might agree too 

Re: Happy Birthday to the Text Message

Leader
Wow time is flying by Thank god for the Text Message it’s really made communication so simple ! Lol how did we survive before with pen and paper 😂

Re: Happy Birthday to the Text Message

Legend
Yip, i remember the days of the 📟.🙄

Re: Happy Birthday to the Text Message

Legend
Btw that emoji is a pager 📟

Announcements

Hi and Welcome to the 3Community. Stay awhile and have a look around. If you haven't already registered, now is a good time to do so.

Click here to see a guide on getting started.

Register now >>