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iPhone 4S attacks expensive texting plans with iMessage

iPhone 4S attacks expensive texting plans with iMessage
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

The iMessage feature on the new iOS 5 is Apple’s answer to text messaging. And a key ingredient to their answer: it will send any kind of message for free.

Srinivasan Keshav, a professor at the University of Waterloo, told the New York Times that carriers can already deliver text messages cheaply, but most charge about 20 cents a text. Keshav has estimated that it cost the carriers about a third of a penny to send texts, and considering their fees, “it’s about a 4,090 percent markup.”

 

How to upgrade to new iPhone iOS 5 for free

How to upgrade to new iPhone iOS 5 for free
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

One of the newest trending topics on Twitter recently was “Error 3200.” That notification was seen by many of the millions of Apple users trying to upgrade to the new i...

N.J. lawmaker proposes $2M bond issue to prevent Passaic River flooding

N.J. lawmaker proposes $2M bond issue to prevent Passaic River flooding

Legislation would have to be approved by voters

BY TOM HESTER SR.
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Sen. Joe Pennacchio (R-Morris) announced Monday that he will propose a $2 billion bond issue to fund attempts to al...

N.J. weather forecast for Thursday: More rain on the way

N.J. weather forecast for Thursday: More rain on the way
BY STEVEN DiMARTINO
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

A break in the steady rainfall has moved into the Philadelphia and New York City metropolitan areas this morning, but more rainfall is on the way.

Cool, raw, and...

N.J. wind energy supported

N.J. wind energy supported

Survey was funded by Atlantic Wind Connection, wind farm developer

New Jersey voters strongly support the development of offshore wind turbines to create electricity, according to a poll released Wedne...

N.J. weather forecast: Wednesday’s rain stays with us

N.J. weather forecast: Wednesday’s rain stays with us
BY STEVEN DiMARTINO
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

An area of low pressure developing over the southern Mid Atlantic this morning is driving areas of rain into the Philadelphia and New York City metropolitan are...

iOS 5 update opens world to Steve Jobs’ iCloud

iOS 5 update opens world to Steve Jobs’ iCloud
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

During his last public appearance in June, Steve Jobs announced the coming of iCloud, a system that would allow users to store their information on Apple's own servers....

N.J. weather forecast: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011

N.J. weather forecast: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011
BY STEVEN DiMARTINO
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

The high pressure system to produced tranquil weather conditions through this past weekend and record high temperatures in the afternoons with temperatures in t...

$300K study will examine if green energy helps N.J. students learn, saves tax dollars

$300K study will examine if green energy helps N.J. students learn, saves tax dollars

N.J. School Boards Assn. financing 3 year study

The New Jersey School Boards Association announced Monday that it is supporting a shaping $300,000 three-year study designed to determine if retrofitting...

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