In the space of four or five years, we went from just having phone
service to having phone
, DSL, wireless.
Those who opt to can have event notices and guest speaker information sent directly in text format to the cell phone
AS VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL becomes more integrated into schools, district officials are faced with a key question when bringing voice from the network to the classroom: should they keep their analog phones
or go for the pricier but more streamlined wireless handsets?
Sharp has a phone
with a video-recording function, and a service called DVReverywhere allows TiVo users to stream recorded programs to their phones
Often the first stumbling block for people trying to understand the different mobile phone
standards in the world is the terminology--especially distinguishing between the terms "mode" and "band" when discussing handset technology.
Computers locate the receiving cell phone
by sending out a signal to each cell using a specific frequency.
Users can expand the phone
system with up to seven additional handsets--all from a single phone
Program, 62 phones
, equipped with batteries/chargers/carrying cases, have been distributed.
Interestingly, the report also recommends that there be a single, universal mobile phone
standard--but not for the technical reasons that we often hear about in the computer industry.
has a specific absorption rate (SAR) rating, which measures how much microwave energy from the phone
can penetrate the brain.
In an effort to combat this new crime wave, the state attorney's office in Jacksonville, Florida, pioneered a sting operation in which law enforcement officers posed as phone
cloners who would, for a fee, reprogram stolen or inoperative cellular phones
with numbers purportedly stolen from real cellular phone
Some schools are already looking to Rave Wireless's Mobile Phone
Program, its service that provides universal mobile phone
devices and plans to a campus community, with an eye towards replacing landlines in the future.