Send SMS is the Dashboard Widget from the SMS Mac service. It lets you send SMSes from your Mac to a mobile in virtually any country at a cost of â¬0.10 per SMS. The SMSes are sent via a premium mobile network, not a junk SMS carrier, so your SMSes arrive right away.
Although â¬0.10 per SMS is cheaper than the SMS rates in some countries, the benefit of SMS Mac is really the convenience.
You don't have to tap away at your mobile phone's keypad, and you can select recipients from your Apple Address Book contacts.
For people who live in the US or Canada, it's possible to send free SMSes to many different networks (though you must still pay the shareware registration fee for the program of â¬15 -- â¬10 for the subscription and â¬5 for 50 worldwide SMS.
Other useful features include:
- Optional SMS-to-email replies
- cc: SMSes you send to email
- Send to groups
- Add signature to outgoing SMS
- Long (multipart) SMS handling
- Ability to have multiple Send SMS widgets open for one-click sending to favourite recipients.