TEXT MESSAGING FEATURED ARTICLES
Court Dismisses Text Messaging Case Involving Famed Basketball TeamOn April 18, 2013, almost exactly a month ago, Judge George H. Wu of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California found that the class action claims against the Lakers in the case Emanuel v. Los Angeles Lakers had no merit. The decision was made after closely looking at the lawsuit that was filed by plaintiff David Emanuel who claimed that the team had gone against strict regulations outlined by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).
Tuesday Trivia: How Much Time Can Text Messaging Cut Out of the Hospital Discharge Process?In a recent survey titled, "The Economic and Productivity Impact of IT Security on Healthcare" in which nearly 577 clinicians, IT practitioners and other healthcare professionals were polled by the Ponemon Institute, it was revealed that upwards of $8.3 billion each year is wasted due to outdated communication technologies. Luckily, text messaging is here yet again to save the day and dramatically improve the efficiency seen within the healthcare environment.
As Mother's Day Approaches, New Moms are Turning to Text MessagingLooking at the healthcare space specifically, text messaging has quickly become the go-to form of communication with nearly three quarters of all American currently leveraging text messaging. In fact, texts are now being utilized to send out appointment and medication reminders to the public, offer preventative health information, spread education around diseases and procedures, and offer pain management techniques.
How Text Messaging Benefits BusinessText messaging sometimes gets a bad rap within the enterprise. Seen largely as a productivity-draining form of personal communication-right up there with surfing the Web for sports scores-the enterprise benefits of texting are largely ignored. But there are many advantages, both internally and when it comes to engaging with customers.
Text Messaging: What You Say Can Make or Break Your Content StrategyWhile text messaging is a cost-effective way to target a large audience in a very short period of time, the success of your campaign hinges on multiple elements. Today, we will look at some of the key factors that can be the difference between launching your company to a newfound level of success or really making no improvement to your bottom line whatsoever.
Lawyers Increasingly Turning to Text Messaging to Attract New ClientsAttention Ohioans: you may soon be receiving assorted text messages from lawyers looking to expand their client base, that is, of course, if they comply with certain mandates set forth by the Ohio Supreme Court.
TSG Global: Text Messaging is a More Widely Used Channel of Communication Than VoiceFounded in 2003 as a telecommunications company focusing on local origination, DID phone numbers and toll-free numbers that serviced value-added service providers, it was in 2009 that TSG Global, a large text messaging provider, was first to market with its product that made Google Voice possible. The product was designed and geared toward a peer-to-peer engagement process, which led traditional marketers to rethink that text messaging could be used for much more than just blasting out coupons through a short code.
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