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Top message:  Feature phones with threaded messaging,,,Is it possible? by Bull_Dogg_88   Aug 23, 2009, 12:41 AM

Replying to:  Instant messaging by meeshxsmith   Nov 16, 2009, 2:36 PM

Re: Instant messaging

by Rich Brome (Moderator)    Nov 16, 2009, 2:45 PM

No, instant messaging (IM) is different. IM is like AOL IM, Yahoo! Messenger, etc. That's more like real-time chat, and it started on PCs, then became available on some phones. You need an account and a username, and you can sign in or sign out.

Text Messaging (SMS) is specific to phones. If you have a phone, you can receive any text message sent to your phone number.

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