Friday, 10 June 2011

#2 Mobile Phone Facts

Bet you never knew these facts!

The first text message was sent in 1992.

The first mobile phone made it into consumer's hands in 1982. Each weighed about 2 pounds.

The first mobile phone call was made from the top of Everest on the 21st May 2007.

On Average Americans spend 2.7 hours per day socialising on their mobile phone, that over twice the amount of time they spend eating, and over 1/3 of the time they spend sleeping each day





21 comments:

  1. woah, they are taking over, if they wernt here 20 years ago and now look at us, what will it be like in 20 years?!

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  2. Mobile phones sure are prevalent in our society.

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  3. Haha I love the look of the old mobile phones. Bricks.

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  4. Brick phones are awesome. I had one of those and I loved how cool and edgy it made me feel.

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  5. Nice im enjoying the random facts quite funny

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  6. But the phone is more then a phone these days. I love my Android ;)

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  7. first mobile phone call from M. Everest in 2007.. :O I thought it was earlier..

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  8. jokes on americans, phones cause some kind of radiation

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  9. The average american one doesn't surprise me. We are very social creatures, after all.

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  10. I just luv my HTC Phone lol.

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  11. I hope our big phone usage doesn't lead us to cancer because we'll be all screwed =(

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  12. they've just confirmed that cell phones have some links to brain cancer. I wonder if there will be any link to testicular cancer..

    interesting facts we've sure come along way towards the singularity!

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  13. yeah, i spend a lot of time on my phone. more on the web or texting than calling anyone tho.

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  14. 2.7 hours a day on the phone? my mobile plan is like on hour per month and i never manage to use it all. i wonder how people do it

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  15. I dont spend anywhere near that long on my phone

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