Cell Phones

By: James T. Kirk

Intro

Are you in some elevator and you need to make a phone call? Just use your CELL PHONE and you can make the call you want to be made.  If you want to learn more about the cell phone, just read this report and you will find out about what the cell phone is, how the cell phone works and the history of the cell phone.

What It Is Or Does

 What is a Cell Phone?

According to Wikipedia, the cell phone (mobile phone) is a portable electronic device used for mobile communication.  I also have a cell phone that I use for only emergencies. 

What kinds of people use the cell phone?

       According to Marguerite Reardon and CNET Networks, Michael Bloomberg from New York City said the city is planning to install digital images and videos sent from cell phones and computers for the police station.  That is very cool!

What is a cellular tower?

What does a cellular tower look like?

How It Works

Can it be used more than once?

       Yes it can.

How does the Cell Phone work?

       According to IEEEVM, when you make a call on your cell phone, it is linked to the network and then the cellular towers connect your call. Then the call is made.  Pretty interesting, huh?

How does the Cell Phone help you?

Can the Cell Phone be dangerous?

       Yes it can.

How long does the Cell Phone’s battery last? According to Jim and Lynnette, the cell phone’s battery does 400 charges before the battery runs out.

       History

When was the cell phone invented? According to Mary Bellis, the first basic cell phone was invented in 1947.  That was a long time ago.

Who invented the portable cell phone? 

What was the first call on the cell phone?  According to Martin Cooper, the first call that he made was to his rival, Joel Engel.

Conclusion

In conclusion, cell phones are a very cool technology to study on.  If you want to learn more about cell phones, look in a dictionary, or an encyclopedia.  Good luck!


 

Bibliography

 

Bibliography

Bellis, Mary (http://inventors.about.com/library/...)

http://inventors.about.com/library/weekly/aa070899.htm

IEEEVM (http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/...)

Bellis, Mary

Cooper, Martin (http://www.cellular.co.za/cellphone...)

Selling The Cell Phone - History Of Cellular Phones

Jim and Lynnette (http://thefuntimesguide.com/2006/04...)

23 April, 2007

rgoldbla@fcc.gov (email address) (http://www.fcc.gov/kidszone/history...)

In the second paragraph it tells me.

Reardon, Marguerite and CNET Networks (http://news.com.com/2100-1033_3-615...)

 

Hall, Gregg (http://ezinearticles.com/?How-Much-...)

Bibliography

Rodbard, Matt (for SyncMaq) (http://www.textually.org/textually/...)

http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/collection/tech.php?id=2345893

Reardon, Marguerite (http://news.com.com/Googles+ambitio...)

IEEEVM

Rockstroh, Dennis (http://blogs.mercurynews.com/consum...)

IEEEVM: How Does a Cell Phone Work?

n/a (http://www.sttammany.com/typo3temp/...)

23 April, 2007

Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cellph...)

It is a very helpful article.

 

 

Other

Bibliography

Expert

http://www.cellular.co.za/cellphone_inventor.htm

 

Cooper, Martin

 

Martin Cooper -  Inventor of the cellphone

 

24 April 2007

 

Interesting article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://thefuntimesguide.com/2006/04/cellbatterylife.php

 

Jim and Lynnette

 

How Long Should A Cell Phone Battery Last? - from Jim and Lynnette's Fun Times Guide

 

25 April 2007

 

"Different" Article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://www.fcc.gov/kidszone/history_cellphone.html

 

rgoldbla@fcc.gov (email address)

 

The FCC Kids Zone - History of Cell Phones

 

25 April 2007

 

Kid's Article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://news.com.com/2100-1033_3-6151337.html

 

Reardon, Marguerite and CNET Networks

 

New York to use cell phone photographers to help fight crime| CNET News.com

 

26, April 2007

 

Efficient Article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://ezinearticles.com/?How-Much-Does-Your-Cell-Phone-Help-You-In-Your-Daily-Life&id=349201

 

Hall, Gregg

 

How Much Does Your Cell Phone Help You in Your Daily Life

 

26 April 2007

 

Helpful Article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://www.textually.org/textually/archives/2005/11/010649.htm

 

Rodbard, Matt (for SyncMaq)

 

textually.org: I Invented … The Cell Phone

 

26 April, 2007

 

It is a very short article. But helpful.

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://news.com.com/Googles+ambitions+going+mobile/2008-1039_3-6138755.html

 

Reardon, Marguerite

 

Google's ambitions going mobile | Newsmakers | CNET News.com

 

27 April, 2007

 

Complicated article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://blogs.mercurynews.com/consumeractionline/2005/06/worst_cell_phon.html

 

Rockstroh, Dennis

 

Worst cell phone service? (drum roll) … AT&T\Cingular - Consumer Action Line: Looking Out for You

 

30 April, 2007

 

Weird Article

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://www.sttammany.com/typo3temp/pics/d71ca77947.jpg

 

n/a

 

d71ca77947.jpg 467x707 pixels

 

1 May 2007

 

Interesting Picture

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cellphones

 

Wikipedia

 

Mobile Phone - Wikipedia the free encyclopedia

 

1 May 2007

 

Helpful Article