Category: texting and students

Interactive text messaging software enabling you to communicate, engage, and collect data more efficiently.

5 Industries that Should Utilize Text to TV Screen Technology

Text to TV Screen

Part of the success and appeal of text to screen technology lies in its ability to serve such a wide variety of industries. This technology is accessible to anyone who has basic texting capabilities on their cell phone: a specified telephone number is given to participants at a particular event, allowing them to text comments,…
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5 Things to Consider When Looking for a Helpline Vendor

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When looking for a helpline vendor there are many things to take into consideration. Here are 5 things you should consider when looking for a helpline vendor: 1. When should an organization decide it is best to outsource these services? BrdsNBz clients have experienced situations when they feel it is best to outsource textline programs. Some…
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Text Messaging News: Texting service for expecting moms, Digital Way to Share STD Status Now Available in LAUSD, Service lets kids report bullying via text message

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Digital Way to Share STD Status Now Available in LAUSD A new service has been created to help sexually active people have safe sex. Users of the service will be able to share with one another their own status in regards to sexually transmitted diseases straight from their mobile with the tap of a button.…
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Text Messaging News: Flying by Text Message? OMG!, Kalamazoo-area smart phone users warned of tornado threat, Counselling via text messages

Kalamazoo-area smart phone users warned of tornado threat, whether or not they asked to be Whilst technology is growing to better predict upcoming natural disasters, for many people there’s often not a warning before something actually happens. One solution to this problem is to send out a message to everybody in the area as soon…
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Text Messaging News: Cell phone to manage diabetes, Texting program to help those with prostate cancer, Text Fest for Awareness

Dawn Boylan of Bell Aliant holds a smartphone Wednesday with a text inviting people to take part in a chance to break the Guinness World Record for most people texting for mental health. (INGRID BULMER / Staff)

Texting for health: Using your cell phone to manage diabetes Read More New text messaging program to help those with prostate cancer Read More Text fest aims to break record for awareness Read More MetroHealth Medical Center to start texting appointment reminders this spring Read More New tech tools aim to bring health care home…
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Texting News: Texting preferences for mHealth, Text Messaging to Improve Teen Health, Payments by text message service

Texting preferences for mHealth are just another thing teenagers are picky about Read More Text Messaging to Improve Teen Health Read More New text message based customer loyalty reward program Read More Payments by text message service to launch in UK in spring 2014 Read More Customer’s text message stops robbery attempt Read More  …
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Text Messaging for Help Line Service Providers – Health Education and Public Assistance Call Centers

Text Messaging is a Great Way to Help Those In Need The growing usefulness of text messaging as a communication tool originally stemmed from wanting to keep in touch with friends and family. It has quickly grown to a way of interacting with businesses through mobile marketing, voting on tv shows like American Idol and…
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10 Reasons You Should Be Texting with Students, On or Off Campus

We are contacted regularly by administrators, librarians and educators interested in text messaging with students for a variety of reasons. We’re not talking about campus emergency SMS blasting. While it is a valuable security tool for alerting students and faculty of danger in real-time, we specializing in conversational, two way text messaging. Essentially it is…
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Expert Q&A: Using Text Messaging for Student Services (Curtis Marsh, KU Info)

Curtis Marsh, Program Director, KU Info * Tell us about yourself and what you do at the University of Kansas. I work at the University of Kansas for a program called KU Info.  It’s a collaboration between KU Student Services and the KU Libraries.  The program provides the extended KU community a place to go…
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Facts + Figures: Mobile Text Messages Usage in the U.S. (Hint: It’s Massive)

Text Message Growth in the U.S.

We hear a lot of feedback, questions and sometimes even a little skepticism regarding text messaging usage in the United States. Many folks understand and are part of the mobile messaging explosion in the U.S. and others need a little more convincing, asking “why don’t they just call or email us if they need something?”…
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Mosio Mobile Information Systems – Text Messaging Info for Students & Education (Video)

Mosio mobile messaging systems enable teachers, administrators, counselors and student information specialists to set up mobile communications for students, increasing on-the-go access to campus information, reporting real-time emergencies or for questions and answers about classes, events, dates, etc. The service is web-based, accessible from any internet connected computer, with nothing to download or install and…
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Mobile Answers – About Mobile Software as a Service, Mobile Cloud Computing and the Future of Mobility

Mobile Answers

Mobile Answers – by Mosio Welcome to our new information, news and commentary resource on  technologies, software as a service, cloud computing and all things mobile. This site was created and is maintained by those of us who work at Mosio, creators of Text a Librarian, the award winning AskMosio Community and Mosio for Businesses,…
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