Odeo Releases Twttr Group Text Messaging

    July 17, 2006

Michael Arrington has news of a new service from Odeo called Twttr which allows users to send group text messages to cell phones.

Each person controls their own network of friends. When any of them send a text message to “40404,” all of his or her friends see the message via sms…People are using it to send messages like “Cleaning my apartment” and “Hungry”. You can also add friends via text message, nudge friends, etc.

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