Messenger now enables Android users to use SMS text messaging when communicating with family, friends and their phone contacts.
This update transforms the social media Messenger into a default texting app, SMS messages are in purple and Messenger conversations are in blue‘Today we are enabling people to use SMS in Messenger for Android to communicate with their family, friends and phone contacts,’ David Marcus, vice president of Messaging Products at Facebook, wrote in a blog post.
Once you connect SMS to Messenger, you can send standard text, images, videos and audio – just like before‘Using this feature is your choice; you can easily switch to a different app as your primary SMS app from your device settings, or directly from the app that you want to make your primary SMS app,’ shared Marcus.
On Tuesday, a Michigan court released yet another batch of romantic text messages sent between Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his former chief of staff Christine Beatty in 20.
In the messages, Kilpatrick and Beatty—who are charged with perjury for denying their affair in court—professed their love to one another and graphically described their sexual encounters.
If you delete an old text message, can someone (or his lawyer) still find it? Most cell phone carriers don't permanently save the enormous amount of text-message data that is sent between users every day.
AT&T Wireless, for example, says it keeps sent text messages for 48 hours only—after that, they are wiped off the system.