What $500 Can Get You on Magic (Stress Testing the SMS Delivery Startup)
Sillicon Valley has a new overnight sensation start-up named “Magic”. It is a sms delivery business which sounds like an awesome idea; who wouldn’t want to order via text message while lounging on the couch? Well tech magazine Wired decided to give magic a run for it’s money and they gave tech writer Brent Rose $500 to stress-test the new company. See what unfolds when he pushes the new text message-based delivery service to the max by ordering anything and everything he can think of (within budget of course).