New obsolete technology: postcards?

Add we adding postcards to the list of obsolete technologies?

What's next in the list of Internet casualties--old-school technologies that used to be vital but may now be nearing obsolescence 'cause the Web's taking over? First it was newspapers, then it was Polaroid film, and now it looks as if tourist postcards might be next.

Read the full story at the San Francisco Chronicle: "Postcards in peril: Camera phones, Internet replacing souvenirs"

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