Weird News: Mysterious wave of texts leave Americans extremely confused - - PressFrom - United Kingdom
  •   
  •   

Weird News Mysterious wave of texts leave Americans extremely confused

17:25  08 november  2019
17:25  08 november  2019 Source:   news.sky.com

Telescope detects 100 mysterious radio signals from three billion light years away

Telescope detects 100 mysterious radio signals from three billion light years away Astronomers could be close to unraveling one of the greatest mysteries of space after a 1,640ft telescope detected 100 mysterious radio pulses from three billion light years away. 

Image: Some Americans ended up receiving an unwanted message from an ex. File pic.

A mysterious wave of missives swept America ’s phones overnight, delivering largely unintelligible messages from friends, family and the occasional The best explanation seems to be that old texts sent in the spring suddenly went through. Two people said they figured out the original messages

a close up of a hand holding a remote control: Some Americans ended up receiving an unwanted message from an ex. File pic © Getty Some Americans ended up receiving an unwanted message from an ex. File pic A mysterious technical glitch has seen some American mobile phone owners receive unintelligible messages from their friends, family, and even exes.

It is believed that a "maintenance update" caused texts originally sent in February to be randomly sent in the early hours of Thursday morning.

While the glitch helped reunite friends who hadn't talked to each other for several months, the unprompted messages instilled fear in others.

One woman from Oregon said she woke up at 5am to a text from her sister that simply said "omg" - causing her to worry that something had happened to her newborn nephew in hospital.

Woman who exposed landlord's slimy texts says she felt like 'sexual object'

Woman who exposed landlord's slimy texts says she felt like 'sexual object' The young woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, has now told of how she was "shocked" to receive the messages, and said she felt like a "sexual object" . She told RTE News: "Four days before I was leaving the house he sent me messages asking me if I wanted to live with him. I thought he was joking. "I'm working and I really want to pay for my rent like another person. I was very shocked when he asked me this. I felt like a sexual object. "My body costs the same amount as the rent.

Previous article Mysterious wave of texts leave Americans extremely confused . Next article Black cat that stormed football pitch in the US is still on the run.

A mysterious wave of text messages swept America 's phones while many slept, delivering largely unintelligible missives from friends, family and the 6, 2019, delivering unintelligible messages that left many people mildly confused when they woke up on Thursday. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File).

Stephanie Bovee ended up waking her mother in a panic, and it took three hours for her to realise that everything was fine and the text was a mistake.

"Now it's funny," she said. "But out of context, it was not cool."

Marissa Figueora, a 25-year-old from California, received an unwanted message from an ex she had stopped talking to - and he received a message from her as well.

At first, she thought he was messing around, and then she saw reports it had happened to others.

"It didn't feel great," she said. "It just was not good for me and my mental health to be in contact with him."

The problem appeared to be widespread, with countless confused Americans sharing their experiences on social media.

So far, mobile phone companies have been cryptic when explaining what caused the error.

Footage emerges of dog 'frightened and confused' dog left tied to tree near rehoming centre .
Footage of a dog being tied to a tree and abandoned by its owner has been released by a dog welfare charity. Dogs Trust shared the film of little Pudsey - a Jack Russell terrier - which was left across the road from its rehoming centre in Finglas, Co Dublin. As soon as a staff member spotted the frightened pup, the Dogs Trust veterinary team took him in. Dogs Trust shared the film of little Pudsey - a Jack Russell terrier - which was left across the road from its rehoming centre in Finglas, Co Dublin.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 0
This is interesting!