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hello everybody.

i just had a long chat with my verizon dealer. apparently i can't get unlimited texting unless i go for the unlimited talk and text which is far more than what i'm paying for. because i text more than i talk does anyone know a good texting app that you can text anyone in ur phone book?
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google voice? Just sign up for a number through them, and give everyone your google voice number, it's a great aggregator and can also send texts through your internet browser, etc.

And time to go T-mobile.

I'm paying $110 for 1000 shared minutes, unlimited texting, and 2GB individual data on their 4G/3G network (+ unlimited on their 2G network) for 4 lines.
Edited by AchuSaysBlessYou - 3/26/12 at 12:29pm
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i would love to but my parents insist we stick with verizon cause of coverage
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post #4 of 15
iMessage if you routinely text to iOS devices (and have an iOS 5.0 or higher).

Otherwise, I don't know much in the way of alternatives. I try to use imessage on my ipod touch to spare all of my iphone user friends as many SMS's per month as I can (I have an android phone, so if I SMS them from that, it counts against their monthly plan messages).
    
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WhatsApp is amazing.
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I use WhatsApp 2 but both devices should have it installed.
 
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Yes, whatsapp is best, its available for every smarthphone os, so ios, android, windows phone, blackberry os, even symbian.
 
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I will probably be the only one, but Yahoo Messenger lets you send SMS text messages to anyone
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Really? I didn't know that
 
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post #10 of 15
Kakaotalk is quite popular in Korea... it's basically an IM service, though. Both sides need it installed. GVoice is probably a better bet.
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