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The telephone is a device that transmits and receives sound by means of electric signals. It was first invented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876. This device enables two people in different locations to talk to each other.
Its illegal to drive while talking on a cell phone without a headset in California. Yes and No. Many countries all over the world have banned the use of hand held cellular phones while driving. In USA, New York, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia (DC) have banned use of hand held cell phones …
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The resistor in the heating/air conditioning system controls the blower speed. As the fan speed switch is turned, the resistor adjusts the amount of current to the blower motor, changing the fan speed.
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Was it Bushelle? It was & is "Boushelle", Though not as popular as it was during the 1960's-70's.   Plus, I believe the late Chicago folk singer Win Stracke sang the once popular Chicago jingle, Also with Maurice Lenell Cookies.   It was definitely Bouchelle. (not exactly sur…
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Yes and no. European appliances run off 220V whereas American appliances run at 110V. However, American homes are wired for both 220 and 110 volts. 220 is just only used for large loads like ovens and dryers. If you know what you are doing you can install 220V outlets and then no, you don't need vol…
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You can either find a way to get a new line up there or run one on the outside of the house and drill through or they make a wireless telephone boxes that simply plug into any outlet.   if you do not need "dial up" or "dsl" capabilities for a computer modem, then a cordless phone or wireless …
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%REPLIES% Answer Blaster, they are required by law to HOLD your personal property for at least 30 days, 60 days in some states. State laws vary so check your state codes to be sure on the time limit. Usually, if you dont pick it up, you can find it a GOODWILL. Answer Reposession of the the …
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threaten?? No, not unless they actually intend to do it. can they have you arrested? NOT until they go thru legal proceedings and that is UNLIKELY and VERY RARE caller ID falsification? NO, its illegal too, its called 'spoofing"
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Check out: www.innovativepipeliners.com. They install a pipe lining kit that lines the entire length of pipe without excavation!
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%DETAILS% Answer Hi If you have already contacted your phone line service provider they should investigate your claims, and that you did not initiate these calls. Pending investigations, you should supply a copy (screen dumps etc.)of any evidence to your phone service provider. After thi…
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Anything to give yourself the upper hand in making a first good impression. Some peoples hair on their face grows faster than others. I get my 5:00 shadow at 2:00.   Some religious groups require men to have a beard, such as Sikhs and Muslims and orthodox Jews. If you are NOT part of such a r…
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The credit bureaus do not care about utilities. I have never known a utility bill to appear on a credit report from the big three.It's the unsecured and larger debts (mortgage and car) they tend to be interested in.The theory is that the utility just shuts off your power. No problem.   I move…
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A collection agency can call anyone. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act indicates that they cannot identify themselves as a collection agency to anyone other than the debtor. Other activities that restrict them include: Sending a postcard or an envelope with a designation that indicates it is fr…
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%DETAILS% Answer Rarely do credit card companies close. They are simply making too much money to go out of business. And the fact that they continue to charge you fees indicates that they are still functioning as a business. Perhaps the company has been purchased by another (like Wachovia b…
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You should have no problems getting any type of utility in your name. Just call and sign up. Be prepared for security deposits though. (Which is not because of the bankruptcy) The easiest thing to do is get pay as you go or prepaid phone service. Often times you can do this with both cell phones a…
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No, that is typically not possible.An alternative could be, the 'virus' is the phone company blocking your phone line due to non-payment of some service.
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no need of telephone line for LAN networking. for LAN we ethernet card and other networking devices like hub, switch. for internet connection u need telephone line   A Lan is a shared network of multiple systems. You can have a LAN which does not have Internet access and only supports Print/F…
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There is nothing greater than fear itself, Personally if he said hi befor he answer the phone, that's one less pleasentry I have to fake back. ANSWER hello it doesnt seem like a big deal if he talks to himself.if you get along with him or her just casually bring up the subject.if your boss doesnt se…
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Recording Phone Conversations in PAHere is input from Contributors:PA. state statutes require the consent of all parties when a phone call is recorded. But, the High Court recently ruled persons have no guarantee of privacy when it pertains to phone conversations It had something to do with a wire t…
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On 10 March 1876, Scottish-born inventor, Alexander Graham Bell uttered the famous words into the telephone to his assistant in the next room: "Mr. Watson, come here, I want to see you".June 2 1875The telephone was made in 1905 by Alexander graham bell. :D1876. It is generally accepted that Scottis…
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Mrs. Bell was deaf and Mr. Bell was always trying to help those who could not hear. The telephone was one of his attempts to create a device for the deaf, to assist their ability to hear. Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone so that people can communicate with other people anywhere in world…
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Alexander Graham Bell conceived of the telephone at his summer home in Brantford, Ontario and physically created his first phone in Boston, Massachusetts (where, he said, it was 'born'). This was a result of his research into improving the telegraph system. Bell was experimenting into improving the …
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Alexander Graham Bell conceived of (invented) the telephone at his summer home in Brantford, Ontario in the summer of 1876, and then later physically created his first telephone in Boston, Massachusetts (where, he said, it was 'born').Alexader did on march 10th 1876The first telephone was invented b…
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If I understand your question... I believe that you're wary of working for a new company that hasn't been around long, for 50% more than verizon, which pays squat. I'd say check out the company's history, easily done on the www, and go for it! You can have a ground floor opportunity while being in o…
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If common sense reasoning doesn't work, tell him you would ask your new spouse to answer the phone. Politely ask your new spouse to answer the phone.
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The FAX machine as we know it is an outgrowth of wire photo machines of 1920's and 1930's. Same principle. After that was weather fax which is also sent by shortwave to ships today. In all these an original drawing (weather map, newspaper, etc. or a B/W photo) was set on a drum. This was sent to spi…
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You could lease a telephone for $20 to $40 per year which was a lot of money back in the 1870's. Only the wealthy were able to participate.
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The telephone uses a combination of acoustics and electricity. When you speak into the mouthpiece, the acoustic energy is converted to electrical energy. This is transmitted through the wires then converted back on the other end of the line.when you want to talk to someone else there is a plug that …
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With most of the companies, it's hard to. When you signed up, you signed a contract saying that you would keep your service with them for X amount of time. It also says in the contract that you have a certain number of days to cancel you service without being charged the cancellation fee. After tho…
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Yes, they can repo at anytime day or night as long as there is no breach of the peace.
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Answer Voice-Over-Internet Protocol... VoIP allows you to make telephone calls using a computer network, ... VoIP converts the voice signal from your telephone into a digital signal.
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Carrier and Cell Numbers That BC area code is the same for all cellular users. In Bc and Canada the numbers will still be different as the number is owned by the company not the person using it. Come march of next year they will be introducing what is called phone number portability in which case cu…
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Try good clean language. What a stupid answer about the dialer. The dialer is for connecting your computer to the internet via a phone line. (very slow)It has nothing to do with making your computer a phone. Here's how to really do it. Just buy a Vonage device plug into your computer then plug you…
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To contct Equifax by phone, if you are from Texas, you must go through CSC by dialing 1-866-264-4878. The three major reporting bureaus have websites with contact information..www.equifax.com, www.transunion.com and www.experian.com
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Some improvements have been lighter phones, call waiting, caller ID, and conference calls. There have also been advances that help businesses. At the company I work with all the phones are hooked into the computer terminals and they run with a program on the terminal. Open it up and you get a listin…
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I'm not sure who you were hoping to answer this question, but as a teenage girl I have found that SIMPLE is a really good thing. Too long hairstyles take too much time and effort to make it look "perfect". I haven't had it really short, but I would imagine there are drawbacks to that, too. I think …
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Any r u asking me?
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what if it is my cellphone Are you just wanting to know who he has called and who has called him? I think some carriers have that capability to see a call detail online or you can go into the store and get a call detail... Otherwise, it will not just ring on your computer... that isnt possible Answ…
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Your text messages can unintentionally get forwarded if you hit the buttons in your pocket.
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Answer call 411 (information) Answer Walk to said neighbor's address and ask them? Answer -Go to county Real Estate Property Record Search available free online. The assessors records list the owner when you input the address.Then use white pages for phone number listing. -Or....just go …
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The song is called "Funny Kind of Feeling" and it's off The One Tree Hill Soundtrack.   The actual name is "Funny Little Feeling" by the Rock N Roll Soldiers (a band based in the Oregon region) you can find there website here: www.rnrsoldiers.com
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I agree you should not be compensated, but for you to say they should be allowed to be here is just plain ignorant. Since when should we reward someone for breaking the law. In case you haven't heard entering this country illegally is a crime. Note the word illegal. People like you are sick!!! you …
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Mr. Bell didn't come up with it. The idea, as an electromechanical device, had been around since at least 1844, and in less sophisticated form, for centuries before that. Related Information: The history of the invention of the telephone is a little murky: lots of claims, counter claims, law suits, …
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No; the networks used by Cingular (now AT&T) and Verizon Wireless are incompatible.
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Verizon phones do not have SIM cards. First off, Verizon Wireless Global Phones do have sim cards. Anyways, take the two phones to any decent size cell phone location and they should have a machine that transfers contacts and pictures (i.e. CelleBrite machine). There is usually a minimal charge of…
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Knowing the sound give off waves, like ripples in the water, they travel into the mouth piece there the sound waves are copied by the transmitter behind the transmitter are carbon grains that when an electric current is traveling makes the grains vibrate and that alters the resistance of the grains …
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Answer Depending on your internet connection and your chosen provider, VOIP can either be very reliable or very unreliable. Make sure you also configure everything in your router and softphone or ATA to get the most out of your voip service provider. Choose your ISP and VOIP provider carefully.
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To enable two remotely located users to communicate by voice between each other. Telephone conversations started as analog signals over wires. Later, many of the signals were transmitted long distance by microwaves through the air. For several years now, the user's voice travels as digital signal o…
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The Country Code for the United States is 1. Dial the appropriate International Access Code (011 in some countries) + 1 + Area Code + Local Number. Direct dialing may not be available from all locations, so you may need to place the call through an operator.
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To easily contact and converse with people.
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Answer Means asking a question or wanting to know about something. Example, You put an ad up, and I enquired about it. ( I asked you for some more information.) dictionary.com works best Answer Note that enquiry is the British spelling. . . in the US it's normally spelled inquiry. Answer …
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Try to stay away from all those Net Detective scams, offering unlimited number lookups for $20 or so, those just provide an easy to use front end application to public databases like yellowpages or anywho and won't assist with looking up any unlisted or cellular phone number information. Also, if y…
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Answer They still exist. You can still call using 10-10-987. Here is their web site: http://www.1010987.com/ But most of the dial-around phone companies have seriously jacked up their prices and some have even added monthly fees. The problem for them was that they depended on your local phone…
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The band is ddubble (aka ddubble impactt)www.ddubble.comwww.myspace.com/ddubbleyou can find Verizon commercial track "Move A Lot" and more on itunes also!
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There are convertible cars dating from the 1930's. Your question should be the other way around. Since the first cars were buggies with engines they were all open cars or "convertibles" with very few exceptions. Then in the early 1900's as the automobile began the evolve all manufacturers began the…
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Answer for USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz power supply service. Warning that must be heeded Firstly, you MUST have 4 wires run to your sub-panel. If the existing feed was 3 wire (two hots and ground) you cannot get 110 Volts off it safely. If this is in an outbuilding, you may…
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take off the keypad and push all of them and you are done a better answer is that on all phones there is a Jim will fix it button so press it and u r done another way could be to take the battery out and the buttons will start working. this always works for me
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A telephone is another name for a 'phone' or a 'mobile' or even a 'cell', which are all slang terms for the telephone. A telephone is a communication device used between two people in two different locations (anywhere in the world now - thanks to satelite phones). It is used for two people to talk…
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Find out the area code of the state dial "1" the area code then the person's number. If you do not know the number you can call directory assistance, 1-411 for both local and national numbers. THEN EAT YUMMY CHOCOLATE
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The only problems with the telephone were some technical difficulties
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ddubble impactt "move alot" websites: www.ddubble.com www.myspace.com/ddubble tracks are on itunes also..
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Google it, call it yourself, Anywho, 411, the whitepages, or reverse phone number lookup services. I have encountered the same problem and from my experience, there is not much you can do. One option is to call information (411) and ask the operator for the address for the phone number. If the numb…
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With standard landlines and the old style mechanical telephones, once the number is dialed the switch applies ringing generator of 90-100 vac at 20 Hz (Ring Voltage) and this causes the ringer in the phone to operate, or 'ring'. After the call is answered, or disconnected, the ringing voltage is rem…
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signals from satelites and cell towers have exposed us to cancer-causing levels of radiation. They have also given us the ability to be free of wires while still being constant reach. Humans are very sociable by nature and need constant connectivity.
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The "treo" Any global phone. Some of the current ones are the Escapade and the Blackberry tour.
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The world's first patent for a color TV was granted to a Mexican inventor, Guillermo Gonzalez Camarena. He was 23 years old in 1940 when he obtained US Patent No. 2,296,022 protecting his invention of a "Trichromatic" system for color television transmissions. Luis Miramontes was the main inventor o…
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Answer This is possible because a bird only touches one line. If the bird were to touch another line or pole the electricity would travel through the bird, either to the ground or another wire. Answer To do any work, even to harm a person or other living thing, electricity has to flow FROM so…
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Yes, there are many jobs that teenagers can do from home. Some of these include: TutoringBabysittingMowing lawns, shoveling in winterPet sitting or walking dogsGardening or lawn care (weeding)Car washing, detailing carsTyping school papers for other studentsCleaning housesUsing computers to help oth…
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Answer http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/telephone.htm For other information concerning history, components and internal workings of a small business telephone systems check this Wikipedia entry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Private_branch_exchange
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Answer Sprint PCS . Goto sprint.com Answer Corr Wireless www.corrwireless.com Unlimited talking and text 55 a month or unlimited nationwide talking and text 89 a month.
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You can place you telephone number on the national "do not call" registry. You can also tell them over the phone to place you on their "do not call" list. Once you have done this, they can be fined for each time they continue to call. You can find the national "Do Not Call" registry online or by ca…
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Work-at-Home Schemes Be part of one of America's Fastest Growing Industries! Earn thousand of dollars a month - from your home - Processing Medical Billing Claims. You can find ads like this everywhere - from the street light and telephone pole on your corner to your newspaper and PC. While you …
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MorTec.com has casting numbers and information
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Not sure if it's him, but it kind of looks like Adam Kaufman. he is in the ABC family movie "Hello Sister, Goodbye Life."
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Michael Jordan is a famous athlete best known for his NBA records. Due to his high celebrity level, Michael does not release his phone number for public use.
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Yes, Larry King on Larry King Live hosted an entire show on the dangers of Cell phone usage. This is an interesting debate. Most of today's cell phones transmit at 250milliwatts (1/4 of a watt). At this very low power it would take an eon to damage a human being. On another note however, the way …
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Yes, surviving family members are not responsible for the contract nor any outstanding debt associated with such. An exception MIGHT be a surviving spouse where the married couple resided in a community property state.
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There are several websites that offer online telephone directories in various countries around the world.
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alaxendar graham bell  Answer Yes, it is Alexander Bell on March 10, 1876. "Mr Watson-Come here-I want to see you" - is the first voice transmission he made.
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Answer by calling 411 by calling 444
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The most common cause is improper wire usage such as using non-twisted pair within the home (doorbell wire or alarm wire instead of telephone wire). Another common issue is the cable in the outside plant becoming ungrounded or interference from the electric company wires. Below is a great descriptio…
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I personally use www.CignalSpy.com - It works like a charm. It cost 30$ but its well worth it. Cignalspy is a SCAM and DOES NOT work! See websites below: http://www.askaden.com/2010/03/does-cignal-spy-really-work.html http://www.sitejabber.com/reviews/www.cignalspy.com
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It depends on your service provider. Some companies show toll-free numbers on their bills, some will not. If you're worried about your parents seeing them, call from another phone (e.g. a friend's phone or a payphone). You could also try calling from your cell phone since most service providers wil…
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Answer i dont know if you can do a reverse cell phone look up. Try to look at his cell phone bill. If he is having an affair he knows how to get around you not seeing his cell phone bill. I know because I pay my cell phone bill online and my hubby never sees who Im talking too. And I have been ta…
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He didn't discover it. He invented it.
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Answer I. Verizon said I couldn't download songs...
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If you are asking about the same red-headed actor who you also see in the McDonald's commercial, then you mean Matt McCarthy. He's actually a comedian and quite funny. Here's his MySpace http://www.myspace.com/howcanthisnamebetaken
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string puppetry is marionette puppetry it was invented in England about 2000 years ago.
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this is the code to send sms using J2ME programing language.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------/* * @(#)SMSSend.java 1.8 04/03/22 * * Copyright (c) 1999-2004 Sun Microsystems, Inc. All rights reserved. * PROPRIETARY/CONFIDE…
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It provided communication to people all over the world. it helped people when they were in need of assistance etc.Answer Telephone system today enable us to forward call, screen or block unwanted call, fax using the fax machine or online fax service,and let us have a desktop call control system.
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People had to rely on mail which often took weeks, months or even a year depending on where they lived. When the telephone was first introduced only the very wealthy could afford them and eventually the middle-class were able to have them installed in their home. It kept families connected (often fa…
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Answer SIM card is usually accessable under the battery. Remove the battery and there you should see the card. I am not familiar with either phone but that is generally how it is done But Verizon does not have sim's cards. Y-THINK-Y
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Depends on what state you are in, and if you are under a contract. The same as any US citizen the right to obtain legal reprentation and present an appeal. Contact the union representative (if any), the legal aid society or consult with an attorney.If the employee believes this to be a matter of dis…
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Country code +1 is the United States (incl. PR, VI, GU, MP & AS), Canada, and 18 island countries and territories in or near the Caribbean. Anywhere within that zone, just dial "one-plus" as if you were in the US - although, of course, international rates will still apply.From the rest of the wo…
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Answer It shouldn't, but it's been known to happen.
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Calling 911 Without Phone Service It depends on whether the service provider physically disconnected your service or simply turned your service off. Obviously, if there is no phone line going to your location, you will not be able to make calls, emergency or not. If the service provider just t…
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In Case Of Emergency9-1-1 (in U.S.)Police departments also have regular 7-digit numbers for emergency and non-emergency (business) calls, but the numbers vary in each location.
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