Category: Announcements

WATERLOO, Ontario, April 25, 2017  — TextNow, the company disrupting the traditional mobile phone carrier model, today announced it was selected as one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers for 2017.  This is the second year in a row that TextNow has received this distinction from Mediacorp Canada Inc.  The award recognizes small and […]

San Francisco – December 13, 2016 – TextNow, the company disrupting the traditional mobile phone carrier model, is expanding its popular wireless offerings to include the new TextNow SIM Card for customers wanting to bring their own devices to the network. This new service allows customers to simply plug in and activate compatible phones, including […]

Waterloo, ON – November 16, 2016 — TextNow, the company disrupting the traditional wireless carrier model, announced today that it has made the Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 , a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. TextNow demonstrated 137% percent growth between 2012 and 2015. […]

Waterloo, Ontario – September 1, 2016 – TextNow, the company making mobile phone service more affordable through its unique cloud based technology, was recognized by Startup Canada as an Ontario region winner of the Startup Canada Awards for High Growth Entrepreneurship. The annual Startup Canada Awards are the hallmark event that celebrate and recognize those […]

New Monthly Plans Add 50% More High Speed Data at No Extra Cost WATERLOO, Ontario & SAN FRANCISCO – July 26, 2016 – TextNow, a leading WiFi first mobile carrier, today announced the rollout of TextNow Elastic Calling, an extensive set of advanced technologies that bring superior call quality to the TextNow Wireless service at […]

 WATERLOO, Ontario – July 7, 2016 – TextNow, the company making mobile phone service more affordable through its unique cloud based technology, today announced Lindsay Gibson as Chief Operating Officer. Lindsay is joining TextNow from BlackBerry, where she served as VP of Manufacturing & Supply Chain and spearheaded efforts to enhance customer experience through multiple […]

WATERLOO, ON, June 16, 2016 /CNW/ – Sandvine, (TSX:SVC) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, and TextNow, the company making mobile phone service more affordable through its unique cloud based technology, today announced Sandvine’s Network Policy Control platform will help power TextNow Wireless’ service in the United States. […]

WATERLOO, Ontario & SAN FRANCISCO – April 6, 2016 – TextNow, the company making mobile phone service more affordable through its unique cloud based technology, today announced $20M in revenue, a 75 percent year-over-year growth in 2015 for its wireless connectivity solutions that redefine the existing traditional carrier model. The company is also expanding its […]

WATERLOO, Ontario – March 30, 2016 – TextNow, the company making mobile phone service more affordable through its unique cloud based technology, today was selected as one of only 50 companies to win Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers for 2016 award. The award recognizes small and medium sized employers with exceptional workplaces and forward-thinking […]