UI designText messaging is something that has become virtually ingrained in our DNA.  Whether you’re a smartphone or feature phone user, text messaging is one of the most common ways for us to interact with each other, and now, a way to increase productivity in both our personal and business lives. In his article in WIRED, Kyle Vanhemert discusses the growing popularity of using chat/SMS as the ultimate user interface for applications to accomplish tasks such as shopping, itinerary changes, restaurant reservations, money transfers, and so much more.  As a familiar and comfortable interface, mobile messaging is the perfect medium for productivity and is growing as the preferred choice among companies and consumers alike. To learn more, read the full article here: http://www.wired.com/2015/06/future-ui-design-old-school-text-messages