Their combined messages have climbed to nearly the rate of the number of SMS texts sent daily.
Perhaps traditional mail will be revived, replacing e-mail, chats, and SMS.
I asked my best phone experts where my SMS messages go to die, and if they ever do.
GoogleVoice: [I use] GoogleVoice for SMS because I love having texts show up in my inbox and loathe unexpected phone calls.
In Egypt, for example, independent initiative Harassmap uses online and SMS reporting combined with a mapping system.
Likewise, AT&T states that it archives our SMS messages for 72 hours.