The very first text message was sent on December 3rd, 1992 by Neil Papworth, an engineer for Vodafone, and it simply said "Merry Christmas." He may have jumped the gun on the whole Christmas thing, but you trying coming up with the first text message in history!
Today, there are over 6 billion text messages sent each day in the states, and 8.6 trillion globally every year. With that many text messages flying around, you're bound to get overwhelmed at some point by someone a little overenthusiastic with their thumbs.
So, what better way to pay back that friend that texted you 8 messages in a... more