CELL PHONES

Jessica Iori and Julia Miller

There are many different cell phone companies that offer a variety of different plans. Companies include:
- Cingular
- Verizon Wireless
- Nextel
- Sprint
There is also a variety of cell phones as well.
1. Go Phones
a. Bar Phones
b. Slider Phones
2. Flip Phones
3. Music Phones
4. Camera Phones

History of Cell Phones:

The first cell phones were used in taxi cabs and police cars. In 1970, cell phones were able to move throughout a few areas, unlike before by the advancements invented by Amos Edward Joel. In 1971 AT&T proposed a cellular service. In 1982 the FCC approved the proposal. This man holding the cell phone is holding one of the first cell phones ever made.
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The Different Features of the Cell Phones:

- A camera
- Video Capabilities
- MP3 player
- Text Messaging
- Instant Messaging
- Blue Tooth
- Speakerphone
- Capability to download music, games and ringtones.
- Conference calls
- Access to the news.

Advanced work related cell phones generally have other advance features. These phones are called Smart Phones.
- Has Microsoft Word
- Windows Media Player
- Blue Tooth
- Email
- MP3 player
- Email capability
- Internet Access
- Hands free speakerphone and microphone
- Ability to synchronize your desktop and calendar wirelessly
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Interesting Facts

- In the Uk there are more mobile phonese than people.
- In 2015 China will have over 4 million cell phone users.
- The total number of mobile phone users in 2005 was 2.14 billion.
- In 2006 80% of the worlds population had cell phones.
- India adds 6 million mobile phones every month.

As you can see the number of cell phones all over the world has grown tremendously.