April 3 marks the 40th anniversary of the first cell phone call. It was Marty Cooper, a Motorola engineer who made that call in 1973. According to The Verge, Cooper called up Joel Engel, who was also working on a mobile phone at Bell Labs, and said: "Joel, this is Marty. I'm calling you from a cell phone, a real handheld portable cell phone." Cooper used Motorola's DynaTAC...
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Trace the history of the cell phone, from the first call made in 1973 to pioneering gadgets that could email, navigate and play games.
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Newt Gingrich wants to rename the cell phone. The cellular phone, mostly abbreviated cell phone or cellphone, got its name because a cellular phone system divides an area into small cells, and cell phones connect and disconnect as they...
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Katy Perry is finally honoring our favorite piece of tech history: The Zack Morris cell phone. The "Fireworks" singer's Suno ensemble takes us right back to those Saved by...
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Cell phone drivers Published Mar 2, 2013 01:01AM MDT Re “House votes to ban cell phone use by teen drivers” (Tribune, Feb. 26): I’m frustrated by many a driver weaving, going too slow and then speeding up, turning too wide with only one hand on the wheel, not signaling before switching lanes and other inattentive moves. Usually it’s due to cell phone use while driving. And...
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(NewsUSA) - The debate about radiation exposure from cell phone use still doesn't have a conclusive answer, but the World Health Organization (WHO) classified cell phone radiation as a "potential carc
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This week in 1973, the most important phone call in technology history was made.
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Cody Simpson could be on a cell phone very soon. Well, technically not the artist, but his image and definitely some of his musical talent. On Sunday Cody Simpson dished on new cell phone covers that will be available for...
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Jerry Osteryoung Helping Small Businesses -- It is important for you establish a cell phone policy that provides guidelines for use of employee-owned or personal cell phones.
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Note: Tons of screaming, turn your speakers down or regret it for the rest of the day. This is an absolutely piss-poor quality video of some woman in Sao Paulo, Brazil almost getting smacked by a train trying to grab her dropped cell phone from the tracks. Sometimes you just have to let your cell phone go, you know? I don't even like bending over so the floor of my apartment...
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