In the UK, someone has figured out how to turn the latest GPRS cell phones into 1970's style voice pagers. What's more amazing is that some people think this will prove to be more popular than text messaging.
Short voice messages could endanger texting, as a new "push-to-talk" mobile service launches in the UK.
[BBC News | Technology | World Edition]

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Phil Yanov is a Technologist, Columnist and Public Radio Commentator.

He is the founder of Tech After Five as well as the founder and President of the GSA Technology Council and the IT Leadership Council.

His personal technology column appears in Greenville Business Magazine and the Columbia Business Journal.

He co-hosts the Your Day technology shows heard on NPR radio stations across South Carolina and is a frequent contributor to technology stories appearing on radio and television.