Tag Archives: 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 passing of our beloved, battery operated via the central office, telephone made

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Blast From the Past: Cell Phones and Brain Cancer

This was published in early 2007 or 2006 (I moved to WordPress in Nov 2007).  Way back then, the cell phone was used mostly for talking and people were walking around with their cell phones plastered to their ear.   Times have changed:  Texting (and other Smartphone features) have made all the difference. Enjoy. — Cell Phone and Brain Cancer Theory

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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 the air (which is like…..all the time!). I have seen so many

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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 report.  The BBC picked up on it.  The Washington Post. This one is very interesting

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