Tag: cell phone

Our Land Line Telephone: End of an Era

On April 10, 2016 the unthinkable happened……we cancelled our land line telephone service.  209-836-2044 is now disconnected / out of service. Really quick history: Lori and I are both old time Bell Labs employees in Holmdel, NJ.  So land lines and telecommunications services are in our blood…. The […]

RIP Palm?

Well this is sad, but, predictable. This article tells us that HP is dropping the mobile division, tablet and webOS.  Pretty much dooming Palm. Palm was once the leader, but, it goes to show you that a company has to be nimble and change when change is in […]

Cell Phone and Cancer Risk

UPDATE May 31, 2011:  You all need to listen to me!  The powers that be are coming around to the possibility that cell phone use can cause cancer.  Here is a Reuters report.  OK, this is big news…that I have been saying for years!  Here is a CBSNews […]

Cell Phones and the Brain

Other than rendering an otherwise intelligent teenager a Borg like zombie…this article (in Bloomberg BusinessWeek) tells us that the effects of cell phone use on the brain is still not understood. They go so far as to say that they do not know if the stimulation of the […]