A bizarre glitch finally sends out tons of delayed text messages from February


Old text messages being resent

Tons of smartphone owners, no matter if they use Android or iOS
devices, got a strange surprise overnight. Reports have trickled in
all day on Thursday of long-delayed text messages (from around
February, specifically Valentine’s Day, this year) finally
arriving. Weirder still, they appear to be messages that were never
sent in the first place and are only just now showing up on the
phones of their intended recipients.

As if that wasn’t weird enough, the problem seems to span every
major carrier. Social media is replete with mentions about the
issue from customers of T-Mobile, Sprint, AT&T, and Verizon —
in addition to Canadian carriers as well as Google Voice users, to
name just a few. And that doesn’t even cover them all.


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A bizarre glitch finally sends out tons of delayed text messages
from February
originally appeared on BGR.com on Thu, 7 Nov 2019 at 20:53:15 EDT.
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A bizarre glitch finally sends out tons of delayed text messages from February