The mobile phone at forty

Invention like no other turns 40, transforming the way people go about personal and official business.

Last Modified: 03 Apr 2013 21:35
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Not many inventions have changed the world quite like the mobile phone. In 1973, a Motorola employee made the first call in New York on a phone dubbed "the brick" because of its size. Simon Mcgregor-Wood reports on how much has changed since then.


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