[LINK] Car rego number is sms and email address
Thu, 25 Oct 2001 08:28:19 +1000
On Wed, Oct 24, 2001 at 08:00:38PM +1000, Stephen Loosley spammed us
> A new aplication of text messaging will allow motorists to contact each
> other by entering the car's registration number on their mobile phones.
> The company's technical director Jeff Ayling (DriverSMS) said the new
> service is aimed at "the young single market" who are heavy users of text
> messaging. But he also conceded it could also be used to abuse other
> motorists. Their 'free' system is available on all phone networks. (Herald
> Sun, today, page 9)
> ** For information: <http://www.driversms.com.au/> where they say ....
roadrage-and-spam.com.au would be a MUCH better domain name for your
> These are the types of messages which may be waiting:
- juvenile insults from kids with nothing better to do
- comments from idiots who are offended by the fact that you drive
- abuse from the driver who cut you off this morning
- abuse from the driver you cut off this morning
- more spam
- sexual harassment from creeps who spot your rego number
- and spam
craig sanders <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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