Poll Everywhere…using SMS!

Poll Everywhere, a Y Combinator company that launched last Fall, is a service that allows presenters to sidestep these obstacles by taking polls with mobile phones. Instead of using a proprietary device, users simply send a SMS message to a specified number. This data can then be displayed on a dynamic PowerPoint slide, allowing users to watch the results change on the fly.

I just tried and it works in Singapore! Wicked stuff! 😀



  1. Susan Sedro

    Wahoo! I saw this at NECC this summer, but at that time they said it only worked in the US. I’m thrilled it works here. I just had a teacher asking for something like this on Friday. Thanks for your timely blog post.

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