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How can someone communicate via the internet without using WebTV or a computer?


My mother-in-law received a Microsoft "Internet Companion", primarily for emailing relatives.

She has had it for 2 yrs but Microsoft has not ceased to "service" her Internet Companion. She now has a WebTV which is causing her tremendous problems (she's 85 mind you). Is there a simpler way for her to communicate via the Internet?


This question was answered on May 7, 2005. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

A few companies make e-mail only devices I found this JVC Portable E-mail Device

for $49.00 Unlimited e-mailing service is $9.95 per month. mail Device

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Posted by Jamie of Chandler-Gilbert Community College on May 7, 2005