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For those who cannot make a voice call, texting and video, in particular, have not only opened them up to the hearing world and to each other, but also allowed them to use American Sign Language (ASL), often their native language. Thanks to increases in bandwidth and technologies that use it, the deaf and hard of hearing can now communicate via texting, Blackberry messaging, video multimedia messaging service (MMS), and video chats over Google's video chat service (to name a few).
New video-friendly mobile devices, including Apple's i Phone 4 and HTC's EVO, have likewise helped.
Kevin "Scubaby" Payne, who is deaf, describes himself as a "travelholic" and keeps a video blog in ASL.
With every Smartphone nowadays sporting a front facing camera, video chatting has never been easier.
And with the vast array of third-party video chat apps available, Apple’s Fact Time is no longer the only cool app out there.