Some people are afraid of commitment, and that includes vowing to stick with a carrier for two years. Thankfully, the list of choices keeps on growing for those who’d rather use contract-free devices, and the new TextNow mobile phone service is a fresh option.
In Less Than Two Months, Usage of “Touch” Mobile-Centric Social Connectivity Platform Outpaces First Two Years of Twitter
The creators of TextNow, the leading free and unlimited picture and text messaging application, today announced that in less than two months since launching their interpersonal connectivity platform “Touch,” it has achieved significant market traction and already served more than 100 million one-on-one messages and nearly 10 million group messages.
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
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.