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Daybreak Montreal | Dec 3, 2012 | 6:55

Text messaging turns 20

Twenty years ago Neil Papworth sent a text message that read simply "Merry Christmas". It was the first text message ever sent. Neil Papworth is from Reading in England but now lives in Montreal.

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