Voicemail and phone calls are dead. That’s the way it should be.
There’s little to mourn in the countless awkward annoyances embedded into those most hellish forms of modern communication. But that doesn’t mean all audio-based messaging deserves to die in the digital age.
The voice message (aka voice texts, voice notes, or voice memos) is to voicemail what texting is to email: It’s the more efficient, immediate, informal, and intimate evolution of its outdated predecessor. These short audio clips exchanged over text threads, whether in iMessage, Android Messages, Facebook Messenger, or WhatsApp, are like a high-tech iteration of the walkie talkie. Read more…
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Jess Joho