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2012-05-29 22:10:01

Within a year, Sprint plans to sunset its iDEN Nextel National Network, and roll it into Sprint Direct Connect. Sprint will notify and transition its customers on the legacy network. The wireless carrier seeks to shutter the iDEN Nextel National Network as early as June 30, 2013. On June 1, 2012, Sprint will send written notices to business and government customers to let them know of the planned shutdown of the iDEN Nextel National Network. Businesses will be asked to transition to the...


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The History of Mobile Phone Technology
2014-07-14 13:56:38

Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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