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  1. Mar 2021
    1. nother good example is the SMS message, which started life as a way for Nokia engineers to keep in touch when they were out mending phone lines in the countryside.

      Didn't the pager, with one way communication, predate this and thereby create some prior art which was expanded upon?

  2. Aug 2018
    1. few of my friends in the early 1990s were interested in computers at all.

      I would suspect for the time period they were all sending text messages via pager.