Motorola

The Motorola DynaTAC 8000, seen during the 2007 International Consumer Electronics Show January 8, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

40 Years Ago Wednesday: First Ever Cell Phone Call Made In NYC

Forty years ago on Wednesday, an inventor named Martin Cooper made the very first cell phone call in history in Midtown Manhattan.

04/03/2013

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Patent Holder Sues Apple, Smart Phone Makers

NEW YORK (CBS) ― The patent-holding company that won a settlement of more than $600 million from the maker of the BlackBerry said Friday it has sued six other makers of phones and phone software. […]

CBS 2–07/09/2010