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Wireless phone use taking off

Patrick Young signed up for digital cellular telephone service in December. He runs a lawn-care business and needs to be accessible when he's on the job. At the same time, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/17/bus_228333.shtml
Business
Talk of the town

...taxpayers are called on to pay the bills. And this talk's not cheap. Taxpayers will pay more than $37,000 in cellular telephone bills for 66 city officials this year, according to city records. The top talker at taxpayer expense is Commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/16/met_217589.shtml
Metro
Cellular call ends in arrests

...weekend, tracking down one of the men after he used a cellular telephone taken from one of the vehicles. Michael Henderson...of the suspects was calling friends from a stolen cellular telephone, and Mr. Revels was pinpointed to an Augusta location...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/30/met_271858.shtml
Metro
Can hackers take over your car?

...their computers to search for problems. Scarier yet, another group took control of a car's computers through cellular telephone and Bluetooth connections, the compact disc player and even the tire pressure monitoring system. To be sure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-04/can-hackers-take-over-your-ca
GM's OnStar: A phone system that reaches out

...OnStar is a lot more than just a cellular telephone. And unlike a cellular phone...be a-lone." It combines cellular telephone and global positioning satellite...a month, plus the cost of cellular telephone service. On Day 1 with it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/31/tec_213953.shtml
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GM's OnStar: A phone system that reaches out

...OnStar is a lot more than just a cellular telephone. And unlike a cellular phone...be a-lone." It combines cellular telephone and global positioning satellite...a month, plus the cost of cellular telephone service. On Day 1 with it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/01/tec_214007.shtml
XXX Technology
Believe it or not, Tiger Woods has been beaten

...four straight birdies and LOSE to Richard Michael Beem? Did we really see Woods staggered momentarily by a former cellular telephone salesman? It really happened. And the weirdest part isn't that Beem accomplished in four majors what Phil Mickelson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/20/mic_353670.shtml
Scott Michaux
Breakthrough allows for cellphone alerts

...step closer to reality. True Position, based in King of Prussia, Pa., has devised a system that will allow cellular telephone companies to locate their customers and warn them of possible dangers in their area. A wildfire, for instance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/02/tec_342466.shtml
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City bills Cellular One for tax

...Cellular One should have collected that amount between December 1998 and July in the form of a $1 monthly tax on cellular telephone bills and remitted it to the city, according to the city's internal auditing firm Baird & Company CPA. Baird...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/14/met_279194.shtml
Metro
Analog phones to lose signal

...won't even be able to call 911 on them as wireless carriers turn off their analog networks. At midnight Feb. 18, cellular telephone companies won't be required by the Federal Communications Commission to provide analog service. The ruling will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2007-10-05/analog-phon
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