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Synonyms for cellphone

a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver

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When Yabut got home, he checked his car and found the cellphone still charging inside the drink holder; that was when he took a picture of it and called Grab Hotline to ask how he could return the forgotten phone.
The intriguing part of this is the kind of tumors we saw were similar to tumors noted for quite some time in some epidemiological studies in heavy duty cellphone users," John Bucher, a senior scientist with NTP, said in a telephone interview.
For the moment, one would wish to confine oneself to problems created for the common man rather than go into such issues as the security implications of the use that criminal elements can put the cellphone to.
Riley quickly mastered the art of cellphone detection in a controlled training environment.
742 million cellphones were imported, a twofold rise compared to the same period last year.
Cellphone laws became more strict in Oregon on Sunday, making it illegal to use any phone function that requires holding and touching a cellphone.
Until this study, there was no scientific evidence to back up the anecdotal stories of people, who reported aberrant sensations and neuropathic pain around cellphone towers, the researchers said in study published in the journal PLOS ONE.
Broadly speaking, a cellphone works like a two-way radio or "walkie-talkie," but with expanded technologies that increase transmission distance, audio quality, and the ability to maintain a conversation while in motion without having the call inadvertently terminated.
The average smartphone user's cellphone bill has skyrocketed to USD100 or more each month.
On a more positive note, talking on a hand-held cellphone has continued to decrease in 2015, and is now slightly less common than talking on a hands-free device.
At the time of arrest, the police conducted a pat-down search of the suspects and discovered a cellphone on Mr.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) played a crucial role in helping the Justice Department develop technology that scans data from thousands of US cellphones at a time, part of a secret high-tech alliance between the spy agency and domestic law enforcement, according to people familiar with the work.
In 2014, cellphone handsets were expected to account for 18% of worldwide electronic systems sales ($265.
com)-- An effective new product designed for today's heavily technology dependent society, the Cellphone Charger Box, has been developed by Troy Turner of Phoenix, Arizona.
Not all homes have phones: About 3 percent have no landline or cellphone.