That headline really means audio-only phone calls. The (“smart”)phone as the swiss army knife of communications tools will never die. LONG LIVE THE PHONE!
May I present the evidence? I call to the stand this blog post by Larry Lisser, titled All I wanted for my birthday was a lousy phone call.
Despite having three phone numbers plus Skype (what? no mention of VSee, Larry?), as well as phones themselves, and lots of friends and family, he received only one, 1, phone call…from his 73 year-old father on a cell phone. Here’s what he got instead:
14 Skype IM’s
2 BlackBerry Messengers pings
1 BlackBerry Pinning ping
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