Although text messages (also known as SMS or Short Message Service) are designed for cell phones, it is easy to send a text message to a cell phone via email. Most cell carriers provide a unique email address based on your ten-digit phone number. To find your cell phone’s SMS email address, try this page from Tech Recipes. Or to send a message when you don’t know the user’s cell service, try Teleflip.
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Feldman, Barbara. "Text Messaging from Email." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 14 Mar. 2006. Web. 20 Nov. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/692/text-messaging-from-email/ >.