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  •  Isn't SMS (0+ / 0-)

    (and email, IM, etc.) replacing the need for TTY machines?

    Obama debating McCain is like hope debating gloom.

    by Michael D on Fri Oct 03, 2008 at 09:20:13 AM PDT

    •  internet relay, webcaptel, and video relay (2+ / 0-)
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      KimD, NY brit expat

      is replacing the need for TTY machines, but that's among a younger subset of the deaf community. The older generation, especially baby boomers and seniors, tend to use TTYs.

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