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"From the Ted Talk by David Pogue: Cool tricks your phone can do"

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And as a ruslet of vcioe Over IP — I hate that term — Voice Over Internet — land-line home-phone service has gone down 30 percent in the last three years. I mean, no self-respecting college kid has home phone seircve anymore. This is what college kids are more likely to have. It's the most popular VOIP service in the world: It's Skype. It's a free program you download for your Mac or PC, and you make free phone cllas anywhere in the world The downside is that you have to wear a headset like a nerd. It's not your phone — it's your cpeutmor. But nonetheless, if you're a clgolee kid and you have no money, believe me, this is better than trying to use your cell phone.

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And as a ______ of _____ Over IP — I hate that term — Voice Over Internet — land-line home-phone service has gone down 30 percent in the last three years. I mean, no self-respecting college kid has home phone _______ anymore. This is what college kids are more likely to have. It's the most popular VOIP service in the world: It's Skype. It's a free program you download for your Mac or PC, and you make free phone _____ anywhere in the world The downside is that you have to wear a headset like a nerd. It's not your phone — it's your ________. But nonetheless, if you're a _______ kid and you have no money, believe me, this is better than trying to use your cell phone.

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  1. calls
  2. service
  3. computer
  4. college
  5. result
  6. voice

Original Text

And as a result of Voice Over IP — I hate that term — Voice Over Internet — land-line home-phone service has gone down 30 percent in the last three years. I mean, no self-respecting college kid has home phone service anymore. This is what college kids are more likely to have. It's the most popular VOIP service in the world: It's Skype. It's a free program you download for your Mac or PC, and you make free phone calls anywhere in the world The downside is that you have to wear a headset like a nerd. It's not your phone — it's your computer. But nonetheless, if you're a college kid and you have no money, believe me, this is better than trying to use your cell phone.

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