Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
FREE UNLIMITED PICTURE AND TEXT MESSAGING And also make free phone calls!**Works on your iPod Touch, iPad, and iPhone.IS IT REALLY FREE?There is no catch at all. No yearly or monthly fees! It is completely free!WHAT IS SO GREAT ABOUT TEXTNOW?- Gives you a REAL phone number to text with! FREE!- Supports ALL carriers in US & Canada- Send and receive FREE picture messages!*- Fast and reliable- Lets you customize the look and feel of the app- Lets you forward calls and receive voicemail**- Make free phone calls by earning credits**HOW CAN ALL OF THIS BE FREE?The app comes with a few ads. If you don't like ads, you can purchase a subscription to remove them.PEOPLE WHO LOVE TEXTNOW"If you want an unlimited texting without the high priced carrier based texting plans, then Textnow is the app for you." 4/5 rating --appadvice.com "anyone needing an unlimited number of texts, wed recommend TextNow as our app of choice" --appaddict.net"Just as fast sending/receiving as regular texts for me (including people who don't have the app)." -tbm248, forums.macrumors.comI CAN'T FIND MY AREA CODE. WHAT SHOULD I DO?Functionally, it makes ZERO difference which area code you pick. As long as your friends are in the USA, they will not be charged any long distance.SUPPORT INFO:If you are having problems with your TextNow app, visit our support site for help. http://support.enflick.comyou can also visit our web site at http://www.textnow.com*Supported carriers for picture messaging:Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Alltel, Cricket, US Cellular, Virgin Mobile**Calling, voicemail, and call forwarding is available in U.S. only Warning: Voice service does not support 911
What's new in this version:
-Added a 'Delete Conversation' (scroll up to the top of the conversation to delete)note that you can also delete a conversation by swiping the row of the conversation of the main view-Fixed some more iOS 5 compatibility issues-Fixed issue with text input bar hiding a portion of the Japanese keyboard-Fixed issue with the text input hiding text in the 3rd line-Calling is now FREE!-Canadian area codes are now also available (calling not supported yet in Canada)