Reply to post: Re: Don't Want - Next thing they'll be trying to deprecate phones that can handle voice.

Heir to SMS finally excites carriers, by making Google grovel

JohnFen Silver badge

Re: Don't Want - Next thing they'll be trying to deprecate phones that can handle voice.

" Deliberately reduce reliability (randomly don't forward around one in fifty SMS"

I think they do this already -- I think that I don't receive about 1 out of 50 SMS messages that are sent. Or, even more infuriatingly, I sometimes receive the text four or five days after it was sent.

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