wireless telegraph

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Synonyms for wireless telegraph

the use of radio to send telegraphic messages (usually by Morse code)

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Posted as a wireless telegraph operator to work at the Sharjah airport, he was part of the communication centre.
1897: The first communication was made by wireless telegraph.
Wireless telegraph saw limited use, but radio sets were very bulky, heavy, and thus less mobile than wire-based methods.
Patent 129,971 for a wireless telegraph in July 1872.
He successfully created a device that he called a wireless telegraph.
In a short time, Marconi was operating his own wireless telegraph company.
However, if Guglielmo Marconi received the Nobel Prize for developing the first wireless telegraph more than 100 years ago, why has widespread public adoption only occurred recently?
The fact that he was arrested by a Scotland Yard detective after a chase across the North Atlantic was thanks to the development of the then sensational medium of the wireless telegraph developed by the Italian, Guglielmo Marconi, has become one of the world's great real life crime stories.
We have a wireless telegraph, a crownless queen, a thornless cactus, a seedless orange and a coreless apple.
In the early years, Professor Johnson delved into many other areas, including electric storage batteries, steam- and gas-powered automobiles, pneumatic tower clocks, and the wireless telegraph.
Ireland, essential to Atlantic shipping, offered a good testing ground for Marconi's wireless telegraph installations, a situation not lost on Lloyd's and others with an interest in keeping ships at rather than below sea level.
Marconi's wireless telegraph revolutionised communications allowing ships at sea to communicate back to land and to other ships and allowed the development of technology that would one day become the radio and television.
While recognizing GPS as "without doubt the single most important development in command and control technology since the wireless telegraph," the authors properly characterize what it has wrought as "a revolution with limits.
The world's first commercial wireless telegraph station was built on Catalina in 1902.
The Titanic stopped sending messages from its wireless telegraph when the batteries in the engine room flooded.
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