‘A payphone in your pocket’: 25 years ago this month, E&T reviews arrival of low-cost mobiles

In May 1989, E&T’s predecessor magazine IEE Review looked at whether emerging mobile telecommunications technology really did have the potential to become “the greatest UK success story of the 1990s”. Read the verdict in ‘CT2: A new generation of cordless phones’. Continue reading ‘A payphone in your pocket’: 25 years ago this month, E&T reviews arrival of low-cost mobiles