The first ever text message was sent on December 3, 1992, by Neil Papworth from his computer to the phone of Richard Jarvis. Neil was a test engineer for Sema Group and used the Vodafone network to transmit the text message.
Apple had once ventured into the games console market with Bandai, a Japanese toy maker. They came up with a device that went on sale in Japan in 1995. The game console was named Pippin and was a failure. [more...]