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First Cell Phone Call

First Cell Phone Call

40 years ago Martin Cooper, the former vice president of Motorola changed the world as we know it. He made the first cell phone call from a DynaTac phone to the head of resesarch at Bell Labs. It's hard to believe that there was a time without our cell phones. What did people do before mapquest, apps, music, and texting?! We have come a long way from bulky beige carphones in fancy and expensive cars. Here are some fun highlights throughout the years of how far we have come.

1973- First call was made from a 2lb phone

1982- Talking cars appeared on tv

1989- Teens are exposed to a cell phone by the popular tv show Saved by the Bell

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