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# telecommunication - Monday 3 December, 2012

Happy bday 2 u: text messaging turns 20 OMG

Happy bday 2 u: text messaging turns 20

Twenty years ago today, the first ever text message was sent – reading ‘Merry Christmas’.

# telecommunication - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Minister to investigate whether Irish technology being used in Syrian repression

Richard Bruton is to examine suggestions that technology supplied by two Irish companies has been linked to the blocking and filtering of text messages in the troubled country.