Supposedly Simple Mobile

Supposedly Simple Mobile

The timeline of simple mobile headset services to present day cellular telephony revolution. The advancement of wireless telephone technology.

Once revered as just phone device used to connect wireless, mobiles have come a long way through. From its heydays of simplicity when pager used to be considered a tough competitor for mobile services, the supposedly simple devices have taken over pager long time back and now threaten the usability of pcs by offering great computational technologies, better features and increased usability.

A simple mobile used to be an item of luxury - it would be reminiscent with businessmen who would run huge corporations or business which required remaining in touch even on-the-go. A simple mobile phone did not have sms technology for a long time. The calling rates were high and believe it or not people used to get charged for even receiving calls on them. While most folks reading this would definitely think as to why the writer is bringing up the past. Well this article is dedicated to the early days of mobile revolution and hence I am writing about the long demised simple mobile telephony system.

The first handheld simple mobile phone was demonstrated by Dr. Martin Cooper of Motorola in 1973, using a handset weighing 2 kg. When you tally this with the present mobile phone size and compactness it would seem unbelievable. The first mobile telephone call made from a car occurred in St. Louis, Missouri, USA on June 17, 1946, using the Bell System s Mobile Telephone Service, but the system was impractical from what is considered a portable handset today. The equipment weighed 80 pounds (36 kg), and the AT&T service, basically a massive party line, cost $30 USD per month (equal to $337.33 today) plus $.30 to $.40 per local call, equal to $3.37 to $4.5 today. The rates seem horribly high for a simple basic mobile service package, but here we are in abundance of technology and innovations.

Such is the timeline of simple mobile phone technology. You can always compare it to the present day state and wonder how much has changed through present cellular world. Every gadget is being endowed with wireless technology, and all thanks to the simple mobile telephony service technology. Motorola, Bell Laboratories (At&T) and NTT should be given due credits for pioneering this mobile revolution and changing the simple mobile world into a smart phone world. We are yet to predict as to which mobile telephony revolution would succeed SmartPhones but one thing is for sure: People will always remember their simple mobile days, at-least until the last of the generation passes away.

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Mobile communications technology rise from simple mobile connectivity to a global wireless revolution.

Poster: Jiya
I miss those days when I would give misscalls to my bf from my simple mobile phone and he would send me ringers just as a symbolic guesture that we both missed each other. I am kinda sick about this new mobile communication systems, they kinda take away liesure romantic time from you.

Poster: Noorahmad
(Wireless Phone Accessory) This cell phone turned off aumlaatictoly when I was installing it, after that, the red light flashes for a while. Then, it has been dead. I searched internet and found a lot of 9780 buyer faced this problem. So I contacted the address the seller promised to give support. When I contact the customer service, They replied two days after I emailed them and the content of their reply was Blackberry\'s phone numberC nothing else. Then I called blackberry and it didn\'t
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