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May 05, 2014, 06:00 ET

textPlus Offers Free Calling to Mexico for Cinco de Mayo

In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, textPlus – the downloadable texting and calling service that does everything your mobile phone company does...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:30 ET

textPlus Turns Amazon Kindle Fire Into A Phone

 textPlus – the world's leading WiFi carrier offering downloadable mobile plans as an alternative to expensive mobile contracts –...

Feb 19, 2014, 10:20 ET

textPlus Debuts GlobePhone App

 textPlus—the mobile app that does everything your carrier does at a fraction of the cost—recently released its newest app,...

Feb 12, 2014, 10:35 ET

textPlus Offers Free Calling for Valentine's Day

 In celebration of Valentine's Day, textPlus – the mobile app that does everything your carrier does at the fraction of a cost – is...

Feb 04, 2014, 10:51 ET

Nanea Reeves Hired as textPlus President, Reuniting Former JAMDAT Leadership Team

 textPlus—the mobile app that does everything your carrier does at a fraction of the cost—announced today that Nanea Reeves has...

Feb 04, 2014, 10:44 ET

textPlus Offers Free Calling to Mexico for Dia de la Constitucion

 To celebrate Mexico's Dia de la Constitucion, textPlus--the mobile app that does everything your carrier does at a fraction of the cost--will...

Dec 19, 2013, 16:52 ET

textPlus Offers Holiday Cheer: 60 Million Free Minutes to Customers

 In celebration of the holidays, from December 19th to December 26th, textPlus—the mobile app that does everything your carrier does at a...

Nov 14, 2013, 15:00 ET

textPlus Donates Free Calling to the Philippines so Families and Friends Affected Can Stay Connected

textPlus—the mobile app that does everything your carrier does at a fraction of the cost—recently announced that the service is...

Dec 13, 2012, 10:00 ET
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textPlus Goes Global with International Calling on Android

 textPlus, a leading provider of free mobile communications, today announced it's making calling the world simple and inexpensive. Starting...

Nov 03, 2012, 10:00 ET

textPlus Donates 10 Million Free Calling Minutes To Help Hurricane Sandy Victims Stay Connected

 Free mobile communications app textPlus has announced a donation of 10 million in-app minutes to help victims of Hurricane Sandy. The minutes...

Oct 16, 2012, 11:00 ET

textPlus Secures $18 Million In Funding Led By The Raine Group

textPlus, a leading provider of free mobile communications worldwide, today announced it has raised $18 million in capital led by The Raine Group,...

Apr 04, 2012, 09:00 ET

textPlus Expands in Canada with Only Free Texting and Calling Alternative for Android Users

textPlus, already the leading messaging app in Canada, is expanding with the launch of textPlus Free Text and Calls for Android. Starting today,...

Mar 12, 2012, 16:20 ET

textPlus Brings Free Texting to Windows Phones

 SXSW Interactive - textPlus, the leading provider of mobile social messaging, is bringing free texting to Windows Phones. Starting today,...