Shock! Horror! Technology not magical! From The Register
"The report concluded that most 15-year-olds to 24-year-olds felt that the ability to use the visual aspect of the video calling and messaging can be both unnecessary and unwelcome. They felt more pressurised to tell the truth and worried about their appearance. Part of the research involved issuing 3G handsets to a sample group. It found that while most 15-year-olds to 24-year-olds were initially impressed by some of the media content found on the 3 network, they tended to be less enamoured by the end of the trial. "
I tolds em, I said "it's just novelty value" and whassa point of having t' stare at tha phone if you're walkin along the street, i saids? But they don' listen. They never listen.