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Cellphone Pioneer Wins Prize Named for Radio's Inventor

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It seems hard to imagine a time before mobile phones. But they may not have arrived when they did without the work of Martin Cooper, which this week is being recognized with the $100,000 Marconi Prize....
Cellphone Pioneer Wins Prize Named for Radio's Inventor

Motorola's New Droid Razrs: Bigger Displays, Improved Battery Life

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Today at a press event at Gotham Hall in New York City, Motorola Mobility unveiled its next Droid Razr smartphonea, called the Droid Razr HD, the Droid Razr Maxx HD and the Droid Razr M. Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside stands in front of an image of Martin Cooper, inventor of...
Motorola's New Droid Razrs: Bigger Displays, Improved Battery Life

Eight Questions for Dennis Woodside, CEO of Motorola

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A few hours later and a short distance uptown from today’s joint announcement by Nokia and Microsoft in New York today, Google and Motorola — now technically a subsidiary of Google — had their own bits of mobile phone news to share. There are three new members of the Droid...
Eight Questions for Dennis Woodside, CEO of Motorola

Martin Cooper Placed The First Cellphone Call 40 Years Ago Today

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On April 3rd, 1973 a division manager from Motorola was walking down the street in New York City. In his hand was a device. It weighed 2.5 pounds and vaguely resembled a phone. The division manager then put the device to his ear and made a call.  The manager...
Martin Cooper Placed The First Cellphone Call 40 Years Ago Today

Mobile phone reaches 40th anniversary

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Experts hail rapid development of handsets, particularly in internet access - and say there is a lot more innovation to comeMobile phone technology has come a long way since the first mobile phone call was made 40 years ago - but there is a lot more innovation ahead, according to...
Mobile phone reaches 40th anniversary

Q.&A.: Martin Cooper, Father of the Cellphone, on Spectrum Sharing

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Martin Cooper, the former vice president of Motorola who helped create the first working cellphone, has said for some time that technology is the solution to dealing with the ever-rising demand for wireless data capacity. Now a presidential advisory committee agrees....
Q.&A.: Martin Cooper, Father of the Cellphone, on Spectrum Sharing

It's been 40 years since the world's first mobile phone call

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On April 3rd 1973, Martin Cooper made the first mobile call on the nine-inch (and 28-ounce) Motorola DynaTAC. Dialing up a rival at AT&T, he apparently said that he was ringing "to see if my call sounds good at your end." While briefcase-size models had come before it, it's...
It's been 40 years since the world's first mobile phone call

No Way You're Only 40, Happy Birthday Cell Phone!

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It was 40 years ago today that Martin Cooper, an employee at Motorola, made the first ever cell phone call from the streets of Manhattan. Cooper used the Motorola DynaTAC to dial his rival, Joel Engel, a Bell Laboratories research chief. The cell phone Cooper had helped create was ten-inches...
No Way You're Only 40, Happy Birthday Cell Phone!

ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: Motorola Mobility

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When Motorola Mobility was plummeting to its doom in 2011, Google rode to the rescue. Now, with massive layoffs and a proposed sale of critical assets, the knight in shining armor seems hellbent on tearing its acquisition to pieces as part of its restructuring process. Is Motorola nothing more a...
ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: Motorola Mobility

When the biggest Moto stars aren't its new Razr phones

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Before Motorola introduced its new Razr phones last week, cell phone pioneer Martin Cooper and an original Motorola Dynatac made a brief appearance. [Read more]...
When the biggest Moto stars aren't its new Razr phones

Forty mobile phone facts: cellphones for dogs, 'butt-dialling' and Ernie Wise

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The 40-year history of the mobile phone in 40 illuminating and unexpected factsIt is 40 years this week since the first public mobile phone call. On 3 April, 1973, Martin Cooper, a pioneering inventor working for Motorola in New York, called a rival engineer from the pavement of Sixth Avenue...
Forty mobile phone facts: cellphones for dogs, 'butt-dialling' and Ernie Wise

With Google's New Glasses, Your Head Is Your Smartphone

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Google's Glass Augmented Reality system may be the smartphone (smartspecs?) of the near future, neatly linking our digital lives with our real ones. Is this a good thing?Martin walked out into the streets of New York, carrying with him a small electronic box of tricks. Dialing a number on its...
With Google's New Glasses, Your Head Is Your Smartphone

40 Years Ago Today, The First Cell Phone Call Was Placed

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April 3, 1973: the day the first cell phone call was placed--on a huge Motorola device. Mobile tech has evolved a lot in four decades. When Martin Cooper stepped outside the Motorola offices on April 3rd, 1973, to call an acquaintance at a rival company, he could boast, quite...
40 Years Ago Today, The First Cell Phone Call Was Placed

Mobile phone hits 40th birthday

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Forty years ago today, the first cellular mobile phone call was made by Motorola engineer Martin Cooper...
Mobile phone hits 40th birthday
The cellphone: 40 years later (and after many more facelifts than Joan Rivers)

Cellphone Pioneer Wins Prize Named for Radio's Inventor

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It seems hard to imagine a time before mobile phones. But they may not have arrived when they did without the work of Martin Cooper, which this week is being recognized with the $100,000 Marconi Prize. The first cellphones were built into cars, along with a lot of circuitry in...
Cellphone Pioneer Wins Prize Named for Radio's Inventor
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