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The Evolution of Phones
⟶ Updated 13 Nov 2018 ⟶
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Alexander Graham Bell cavest the first phone.
The Bell Company was created, 3,000 privates phones were active. Also started to create phones and service.
The first Manual Switchboard was created to establish calls between the subcribers or users, or other exchanges.
The first telephone numbers, this was a way to connect with other people with using the 4-5 dial code.
The first yellow dictionary was created, before people had to go and talk or exchange information in person. But the phone book makes it easier to look up the person's name and number and talk over the phone.
The first long-distance phone service.
Almon Brown Strowger invented a telephone dial.
First coin-operated telephone installed in the Hartford Bank by the payphone's inventor William Gray. It was a "postpay".
The first official coast-to-coast call is made from Bell in New york to Watson in san Francisco.
The first rotary dial handset telephone, it was the first telephone number to dial in a number.
Hebert Hoover becomes the first president of the United States with a phone on his desk.
The phone got a new desig, the dial pad had been replaced with a cooler dial pad. Only had 10 key, and no star or asterix key.
250,000 women employed as switchboard operators for public service and businesses.
The first moble car-based telephone system introduced.
The Princess Phone was created. The first phone was light up dial, became a part of american pop culture.
Hotlines esablish betwenn the white house and Kremlin following the Cuban missle crisis.
The Federal Communications Commission was created to regulate interstate and international communications.
911 chosen as the nationwide emerency number. Copmanies all agree to make this number unavailbable as an exchange number.
The first cordless phones, which made it easier to move around then having a cod and being limitled.
The first moblie phone was invented.
Mobile phones were available to the public at this point. It also created a demand for more phones, because of pop culture.
The first cellular phones.
The FDA now share the responsibilities for cell phones.
Antonio Meucci cavest the first phone
The flip phone was created and targeted towards wealthy customers also priced at $3,000.
The Caller ID was featured in the phones and made it to be America's popular add-on feature.
One year later the first smart phone was created to have touch screens, cameras, etc.
Text permitted was in effect, because SMS messages are not secure. By texting to healthcare will lead to the exposure of sensitive patient data and could threaten the integrity of medical records.
First voice over interenet protocol system was invented.
The first hosted PBX launched. Which stands for Private Branch Exchange, it is a private telephone network used within a company or organization.
The fist phones with internet connection was introduce.
The World Wide Interent was created.
Over 100,000,000 mobile phones were owned and sold. This truely is the start of the technology era.
The first BlackBerry with cell phone service.
The first Iphone was created by Steve Jobs
The iPhone was released.
iPhone 3GS was released.
iPhone 4 was released.
iphone 4S was released.
iPhone 5 was released.
iPhone 5C and 5S was released.
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus was released.
iPhone 6S and 6S Plus was released.
iPhone SE was released, but it was just like the 5 with the upgrade.
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus was released.
The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus was released.
The iPhone X was announced
With every new phone the old phones are being recycled ends up in developing nations for thier use.
Here is a video on how phones are recycled. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCU4o_Ce9PM
Elisha Gray caveat the first phone
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