Posts Tagged: SMS API

2019 Text Messaging Changes

Surcharge

The new year has started with major text messaging changes with surcharge fees levied by carriers and AT&T ending Shared Short Code.  Internationally, Telcos are finally sanctioning 10 Digit Longcode (10DLC) as the way to send Application to Person (A2P) traffic, but having no way to extract host fees, Telcos are levying surcharge premiums above… Read more »

Concatenation Support Importance Increases

Concatenation support importance is increasing. It is due to the popularity of rich text formats like iMessage and Rich Communication Services (RCS). SMS text message standards bridge them, but it’s the efforts of some aggregators and our diligence that is helping to improve the end-user experience by ensuring longer messages arrive in the right order…. Read more »