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Cellular phones - amazing advances in the past 30 years
This year, 2015, marks the 30th anniversary of the introduction of the cellular phone to Canada. Gordon Gow is an associate professor in communications and technology at the University of Alberta. He says very, very few people used, let alone owned mobile phones in 1985. "It was kind of a specialty item, really. Until the late 1980s you saw very few of them, but those who had them were typically those who needed them for work." What about the features of the first cell phones back then....

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