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Apps with 'SMS Messaging' feature

  1. Signal is a messaging app with an unexpected focus on privacy, combined with all the features expected from a modern IM app. Signal has received a lot of praise from all around the world for its security and privacy-respecting technologies.
  2. OBS Studio (also known as Open Broadcaster Software, or OBS) is a screen-casting and live-streaming software available across multiple platforms including macOS, Windows and Linux.


  3. Hangouts is a messaging app that lets you send and receive messages, photos and more, and even start free video and voice calls – one to one or with a group!
  4. Protect your communication in transit and on your phone. Silence (formerly SMSSecure) is a full replacement for the default text messaging application: all messages are encrypted locally and messages to other Silence users are encrypted over the air.

    Discontinued

    Silence seems to be discontinued, the only commits for a long time have been translations and not code updates.

    https://git.silence.dev/Silence/Silence-Android/-/commits/master

  5. AirMore is a cross-platform toolset that can help you manage any Android device wirelessly. No need for cables!.
  6. QKSMS brings a refreshingly beautiful and responsive Material Design touch to the stale state of text messaging.
  7. Messages is Google's communications app for Android to helps send and receive SMS and MMS messages. You can also send group texts as well as your favorite pictures, videos and even audio messages to your contacts.
  8. Soduto for macOS allows your computer to communicate and share information with other devices: Android, Linux or other Macs. Want to copy-paste content across your devices? Browse remote files? Send SMS straight from the desktop? Or maybe simply share a link?
  9. SendPulse maximizes the core metric of e-mail marketing - newsletter open rate - atomatically. We collect tons of data about billions of subscribers in our system and predict the best time and channel for each subscriber when to deliver the next message to him.
  10. csipsimple will allow native sip for android device.

    Discontinued

    Possibly discontinued. App hasn't been updated since November 30, 2014.

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
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    Send & Receive SMS Text Messages from your computer. Sync'd with your Android #
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
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    Android SMS Gate. Allows you to manage SMS and Share links between browser and mobile device. Automated(?) last update message unfortunately wrong. Looks like last merge into main codebase on Gitlab was 3 weeks ago; app still actively developed.
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid
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    A great way to stay in touch with your relatives, by sending both SMS and MMS messages. The app properly handles group messaging too, just like blocking numbers from Android 7+.
  11. Access phone numbers from any device with internet: supports voice, SMS, MMS (pictures and group texting). Entirely open source stack and works over open protocols (XMPP).
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