Another SMS bitlet

Justin Mason
Sun, 02 Dec 2001 14:27:01 +1100

Paul Prescod said:

> What exactly is the benefit of SMS over these phone<->email gateways
> that most phones have these days? If mail vendors just expedite their
> email services then the messages could be essentially "instant".

  (a) everyone has a GSM mobile in Europe

  (b) most mobile phone co's there don't provide email-to-SMS gateways :(