There are way too many apps out there for everyone to keep track of, and in most cases, there are more apps that provide the same service than is necessary. Some will cost you money and some are free and sometimes you pay for what you get and sometimes you pay for crap. And now, to make it even more complicated, there are different apps for wether you’re on an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. So, the question is, why is that the really great apps, the ones you really need, are so hard to find? Well, if you’re looking for a cross-platform messaging app that requires a passcode, this might be the one for you. You can even communicate with your out-of-date friend who is still using a Blackberry. KakaoTalk Messenger an SMS alternative for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry, and it’s free! One of it’s distinguishing features from similar apps is that it allows you to set a passcode on the app that must be entered every time you open KakaoTalk. So, guess what that means? Mom can’t hack your texts. Give it a try and let me know what you think!