August 2014

1984 Olympics Marks Launch of Cellular in L.A.

The 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles may remind us of Carl Lewis and Mary Lou Retton, but cellular communication was a big player at these games as well.  In its infancy, the cellular market was only  a few months old, having markets started in October 1983 in Chicago and in December 1983 in Baltimore and Washington D.C.