sms "required" ? RRS feed

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  • Let sms die.  sms is replaced entirely by XMPP on smart phone.  I have a smartphone and only instant text with XMPP with OTR, else email.

    I am outraged that microsoft is so out of step with communication realities so as to "require" sms to confirm a new hotmail account.  I block sms.  It is imbecilic to pay additional fees on a smart phone -- required data -- to communicate in text.  Help the luddites transition from sms to XMPP with sms_transport (a feature of XMPP).

    @ luddites or sms fanbois:  https://guardianproject.info/wiki/Always_Secure_Messaging

    sms required? no.  bs!

    XMPP OTR > sms

    • Moved by JOshiro Monday, August 27, 2012 5:38 PM Hotmail question (From:Live Connect)
    Sunday, August 26, 2012 5:35 AM

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