Alexander Graham Bell created the magical telephone at this time.
First Commercial Telephone
On this date, the Bell Telephone Company created, well, the Bell Telephone Company! They started commercially producing phones and service.
First Telephone Numbers
The First Rotary Dial Handset Telephone
This telephone was the first telephone to be ably to dial- you rotated the dial to type in a number.
The Dial Pad Telephone
The rotary style dial pad had been replaced with a cooler dial pad. It only had 10 keys, and no star or asterix key.
First Cordless Phones
The First Mobile Phone
Martin Cooper is considered the inventor of the mobile phone. You could talk on this phone for 35 minutes before recharging it for 10 hours. The only things you could do with this cell phone were dial, talk, and listen.
Mobile Phones Available to the Public
The US public allowed a cellular mobile phone service to be run.
First Advanced Mobile Phone System
The first advanced mobile phone system was created by BNell Laboratories.
First Flip Phone
First Smart Phone
The first extremely modern mobile phone ! There are many many out there. Some features included touch screens, cameras, etc.
First Phones with Internet Conncetion
Over 100 000 000 mobile phones owned and sold
This truly was the start of the technology century.
The 1st iPhone was born!