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August 6, 2013

No 2G required: TextNow launches the U.S.’s first VoIP-only mobile phone

Startup TextNow has pulled off a feat no other mobile company has accomplished: a mobile service built entirely around IP communications. It’s selling voice and data plans on a pair of Samsungs for $19 a month.

January 14, 2012

Despite 21 million users, Enflick flies under radar

Derek Ting and Jon Lerner won’t soon forget Christmas of 2009. Never mind opening presents or enjoying a turkey dinner. The two University of Waterloo computer engineering students didn’t get much sleep for four days and nights as they desperately scrambled to handle an explosion of users for a mobile software application they had created called TextNow.

August 6, 2013

TextNow Offers Cheap Phones And Cheap Calling And Texting Plans

TextNow is selling refurbished Android smartphones (you can get a Nexus S for $89.99) and offering calling and texting plans starting at $18.99 a month with no contracts. But even though you can use the phone to make or receive calls, you’re not using the cellular voice network.

October 19, 2011

Enflick Raises $1M From Freestyle Capital, Menlo Talent Fund, Lady Gaga And Bieber’s Managers

Enflick, the developer who created free text messaging app TextNow and IM application PingChat has raised over $1 million in seed funding led by Freestyle Capital, with the Menlo Ventures Talent Fund and Lady Gaga’s talent manager Troy Carter and Justin Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun participating in the round.

August 6, 2013 TextNow kicks off mobile phone plan for $19 a month CNET
August 6, 2013 No 2G required: TextNow launches the U.S.’s first VoIP-only mobile phone GigaOm
August 6, 2013 A Mobile Phone Plan Without Minutes Bloomberg Businessweek
August 6, 2013 TextNow Offers Cheap Phones And Cheap Calling And Texting Plans Forbes
August 6, 2013 TextNow launches IP-based mobile phone service starting at $19 per month Engadget
July 9, 2013 TextNow jumps from Android and iOS to Windows Phone. Unlimited text messaging for the US and Canada Windows Phone Central
July 9, 2013 TextNow Text Messaging App Now Available For Windows Phone Devices WMPoweruser
July 5, 2013 Best Apps For Surface | TextNow Windows RT Source
June 18, 2013 Enflick Delivers New MiFi Solution for Universal Wireless Connectivity – Without WiFi – at Breakthrough Price Yahoo Finance
June 15, 2013 Free messaging apps can help you stop paying for texts USA Today
June 13, 2013 Messaging app TextNow is morphing into an all-IP mobile operator GigaOm
August 7, 2012 Some social-network sites limit friends, access USA Today
May 7, 2012 Enflick.com: A Tech Start-Up with Innovative Solutions that Empower People to Stay Closer with their Friends and Family Start-Ups.co
April 25, 2012 RIM still tops the Branham300, 10 other Waterloo Region companies also make the Canadian best high-tech list TheRecord.com
April 2, 2012 Trailblazing Mobile Social Connectivity App “Touch” Extends Technology Innovation, Market Leadership with New Release Marketwire.com
February 8, 2012 In Less Than Two Months, Usage of “Touch” Mobile-Centric Social Connectivity Platform Outpaces First Two Years of Twitter Marketwire.com
January 15, 2012 Despite 21 million users, Enflick flies under the radar TheRecord.com
December 11, 2011 Enflick Launches Mobile Messaging App For Close Contacts, Touch TechCrunch.com
December 6, 2011 PingChat Renamed To Touch, Re-Released in the Android Market Phandroid.com
December 6, 2011 PingChat! revamped and rebranded as Touch – a selective sharing chat application Crackberry.com
December 5, 2011 Watch out Path, here comes Touch: a new messaging platform for close friends VentureBeat.com
December 5, 2011 Enflick Launches Touch, New Selective Sharing Chat App Mashable.com
December 5, 2011 Messaging App PingChat Revamps As Touch For Private Sharing Forbes.com
December 5, 2011 PingChat Renamed “Touch” With 12 Million Users & New Touch.com Website BerryReview.com
December 5, 2011 PingChat! becomes Touch, delivers real-time social collaboration to Android, BlackBerry and iOS (video) Engadget.com
December 5, 2011 TextNow And PingChat! Creator Wants To Touch You With A New Social Networking App AppAdvice.com
December 5, 2011 PingChat pasa a llamarse Touch, una nueva aplicación de mensajería en grupo Genbeta.com
December 5, 2011 Touch: formerly PingChat! Ubergizmo.com
December 5, 2011 Hands on with Touch: Is a solid product enough at this stage? GigaOm.com
October 19, 2011 Deloitte Fast 50 Winners Deloitte
October 19, 2011 Enflick Raises $1M From Freestyle Capital, Menlo Talent Fund, Lady Gaga And Bieber’s Managers TechCrunch.com
October 19, 2011 High stakes in Canada’s gaming industry TheGlobeAndMail.com
October 19, 2011 Waterloo Region is well represented on latest Fast 50 list 570News.com
October 9, 2011 Waterloo’s Enflick raises $1 million in seed funding, also named Company to Watch by Deloitte TechVibes.com
October 9, 2011 Creators of TextNow and PingChat! Receive More Than $1 Million in Seed Funding… Yahoo.com
October 9, 2011 Enflick Announces Closing of Seed Financing TechFinance.ca
September 7, 2011 BlackBerry App of The Week ChipChick.com
August 30, 2011 PingChat! unites Blackberry, iPhone, and Android users through IM Crackberry.com
August 19, 2011 PingChat! Is like BBM for Android, BlackBerry, and iPhone Androinica.com
April 13, 2011 TextNow, Pay Never The Daily
April 4, 2011 Send Text Messages for Free with TextNow 148Apps.com
April 3, 2011 TextNow Serves Up 1 Billion RazorianFly.com
September 10, 2010 TextNow iPhoneLife.com
August 16, 2010 PingChat! Android App Review Android-Apps.com
June 15, 2010 TextNow Laptopmag.com
May 3, 2010 TextNow for iPhone Macworld.com
May 1, 2010 First Look At TextNow 4 AppAdvice.com
April 8, 2010 TextNow Review 148Apps.com