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- n. A fax machine.
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- n. fax
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The word telefax, short for telefacsimile, for "make a copy at a distance", is also used as a synonym.
In a performance that enacts a recent history of data compression and transmission techniques, I Heart Photograph will attempt to assemble the world's largest archive of photographs transmitted via telefacsimile.
Laurel Ptak, the woman behind iheartphotograph, a personal friend, old Gawker photographer and the curator of the exhibit In Real Life, is attempting to "assemble the world's largest archive of photographs transmitted via telefacsimile" today until 4 pm.