The Death For Wireless Telecoms?
- Suit Filed Over Safety Of Handsets. // Wireless Week;04/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p1
Reports on class-action lawsuits filed by Peter Angelos, owner of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team, against the wireless industry claiming that mobile phone manufacturers sold products that have adverse health effects on consumers. Companies named in the lawsuit.
- Angelos to file another lawsuit, lawmakers get GAO report. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;5/14/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 20, p19
Reports that Peter Angelos, a lawyer from Baltimore, Maryland and lawyers in Atlanta, Georgia were expected to file a lawsuit against the wireless industry in Georgia. Details on the demand of the lawsuit; Basis for the damages sought by the lawsuit to cellular firms.
- The Pattern of Mobile Phone Use and Prevalence of Self-Reported Symptoms in Elementary and Junior High School Students in Shiraz, Iran. Mortazavi, Seyed Mohammad Javad; Atefi, Mohammad; Kholghi, Fatemeh // Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences;Jun2011, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p96
Background: The use of mobile phone by children is increasing drastically. Children are likely to accumulate many years of exposure during their lives. Furthermore, as nervous systems in children are developing, children may be at a greater risk compared to adults. In this light, some scientists...
- Phone brain buzz. Hamzelou, Jessica // New Scientist;2/26/2011, Vol. 209 Issue 2801, p01
The article reports on research which was conducted on cellular telephones by Nora Volkow, the director of the U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse, and found that brain activity in an area near to a cellular telephone's antenna is increased while calls are taking place.
- Bluetooth headsets. // Men's Health India;Mar2011, p7
The article provides information on bluetooth headsets. There has been an impression that bluetooth headset can be harmful to the brain. While studies have shown that radio frequency could have potential, there is yet to be any conclusive long-term study on whether Bluetooth headsets cause brain...
- Peter Angelos. // U.S. News & World Report;1/30/95, Vol. 118 Issue 4, p18
Focuses on Peter Angelos, owner of the Baltimore Orioles. His decision not to go along with possible plan to use bush-league players for striking major-league baseball players; His claims that Oriole season-ticket holders oppose the use of strikebreakers; Response of an American League attorney.
- UWC. M.P.D. // Telecommunications - International Edition;Jun2000, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p17
Highlights the fourth annual Global Summit of the Universal Wireless Communications Consortium held from April 26-28, 2000. Attendees' preoccupation with defining business strategies for third generation (3G) services; Number of time division multiple access subscribers worldwide as of the end...
- So many decisions. Luna, Lynnette // Telephony;05/07/2001, Vol. 240 Issue 19, p18
Reports on the 2001 Universal Wireless Communications Consortium Global Summit. Theme of the event; Highlights of the summit; Its participants.
- WAP Forum predicts products for spring. Bruno, Antony // RCR;02/08/99, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p64
Details the Wireless Application Forum (WAP) meeting held in February 1999 in Dallas, Texas, focused on determining the vision of wireless communication systems industry in the United States for 2000 and the 21st century. Announcement of expanded membership; Introduction of formal...