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Steve Jobs introduces the Apple iPhone

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First “800” phone call is placed

Jul 1968 Read More →

First touch tone telephone introduced by AT&T

Jul 1962 Read More →

by 1950, Every USA area can dial long distance: stacking people in phone booths became a fad

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Dramatization from Dragnet of a Long Distance Call circa 1949

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Wall Phone from 1917

By Unknown – Retrieved October 20, 2014 from Telephony magazine, Telephony Publishing Co., Chicago, Vol. 73, No. 10, September 8, 1917, p. 33 on Google Books, Public Domain,

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Insulated Copper Cable Introduced

By RobertKuhlmann – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

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Almon Brown Stowger inventor of the Automatic Rotary Exchange

Convinced that it should be subscribers, rather than the operator, who chose who was called invented the Automatic Rotary Exchange.

Jul 1898 Read More →

Manhattan, New York circa 1890

Frederick Leland Rhodes, The Beginnings of Telephony, Harper & Brothers Publishers, NY, 1929, p.104.

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The Inventor of the Switchboard – Tivadar Puskás

By Unknown –, Public Domain,

Jul 1890 Read More →