Addressing a Squirrelly Problem

Rockwell, Mark
March 2006
Wireless Week;3/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p22
Trade Publication
Reports on a concept of a wireless finger ring created by Stefan Marti of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts to address the social dilemma of answering a wireless phone call while at a social event. Details of how the concept works; Benefits of the concept.


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