On the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, shown on
Friday evening, May 13, 2005,
there was a competition between Morse Code, CW, used by ham radio operators,
T9 TEXT MESSAGING on a cell phone,
to see what method could be used to send a message faster.
You can play the clip from my web site by clicking on the link below.

Video & audio clip of CW vs. T9 Text Messaging