Here's an interesting topic, with some history, that could be affecting most of us in the not to distant future. Personally I will be clinging on to the current technology for as long as possible, as it certainly serves my needs. How say you on this? TC.
I get important voice mail messages left almost on a daily basis unlike the writer of the article. I cannot see the telephone dying out in our household in the near future but it could be replaced by the mobile phone. In some households that has already happened. I find that you can float ideas better with a conversation rather than by email.
As a former BT maintenance engineer in Glasgow, [in the 70's 'n' 80's], strange as it may seem ... most of my [remembered] dreams involve telephone exhanges, telephone wires, telephone poles, telephone faults and all of my telephone workmates ... I can't shake 'em off!