Essays Tagged: "Cell Phone"

Interpersonel communications and technology - APA style

emails to your personal digital assistant (PDA) or perhaps ordering your movie tickets through your cell phone while using short messaging systems (SMS). In America, it is possible but probably not th ... nected to the Internet. There are, however, many devices that can be linked to the Internet, PDA's, cell phones, kitchen appliances, etc.In America, technology related activities are classified in soc ...

(8 pages) 722 1 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

"Coming Home." Description: The essay is about 12 22year olds whose lives change with the dissapearance of 8 people they know.

I know is she was not in her room and her car was gone. I called her work: no answer. I called her cell phone: no answer. I thought maybe that aliens abducted her the night before, but that is not po ... appearances off our mind.It was a Saturday, and like most Saturdays, we all headed to Martin's Wine Cellar for lunch. All of us had been eating there Martin's since we were about nine or so and it bec ...

(12 pages) 84 0 4.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Cheating in School: Is it Right?"

tudent. One of the wildest and most bizarre forms of cheating known right now involves the use of a cell phone to pass answers during a final exam. In this type of cheating, students would send messag ...

(2 pages) 247 3 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Advertising and American Culture

latest and most expensive contrivances. The most common item for teenagers to have, perhaps, is the cellular phone- a phone that people may take with them wherever they go to use for whatever purposes ... go to use for whatever purposes. Clearly, it is not just a communication device. In the beginning, cellular telephones were representations of wealth and societal standing. However, their usage has d ...

(2 pages) 72 0 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Bluetooth wireless networking

icular technology that has always fascinated me. The convenience and mass usage of cordless phones, cell phones, wireless networking, GPS or navigation systems have always captured my attention.A few ... ooth . Along with the interesting name, a "futuristic" scenario was embossed in my memory whereby a cell phone would communicate with one's fridge at home and then notify the owner that the milk-suppl ...

(7 pages) 322 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Cell Phones in Schools: a Necessary Convenience, or Irritating Intrusion? This is a persuasive essay on why cell phones should not be allowed in schools.

Who can work while listening to the incessant ringing of a cell phone? This does not creat an inviting classroom environment for students. Although cell phones ... chools because of the increased amount of disruptive and social problems.Despite the interruptions, cell phones do provide on advantage. They allow quick communications during times of an emergency; t ... parents of the newly needed pick-up time. However, this convenience does not outwiegh the problems cell phones can cause.Disturbances during the school daycan cause students a great distraction. They ...

(1 pages) 332 10 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

This essay is about the revolution of cell phones both technologically and culturaly.

The Cell Phone RevolutionSince the beginning of the industrial revolution, the world has become a smalle ... usiness has gone world wide. One invention that came along with the technological revolution is the cell phone. Cell phones allow us to be reachable anywhere at anytime, letting us communicate even du ... mes more valuable for people, the importance of accessibility to communication also increases. With cell phones, the communication and accessibility have also revolutionized. With the growth of techno ...

(8 pages) 342 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Dangerous Activities people do while driving.

s and deadly. The top three most treacherous things that someone can do while driving is: talk on a cell phone, eat or drink, and sleep. All of these activities are not only unsafe to the people doing ... g to do too many things at once, rather than drive.First, we have people that like to talk on their cell phone while behind the wheel. This is mentally distracting to the driver causing them to be haz ...

(3 pages) 113 3 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This essay is about the advantages and disadvantages of modern technology.

ave really changed our lives are the computer, telephone, internet and electronic mail, television, cell phone and voice mail. Everything has a positive and a negative effect on our lives and so does ... write a letter and then send it and the person would have to wait a day or more to get your letter. Cell phones are also very useful gadgets as people can reach you wherever you are. In case of emerge ...

(3 pages) 249 0 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Commodity Fetishism.

ple, any item made to make life a little easier, socially or otherwise, such as a new sweater, or a cell phone. The site also describes fetishism as an "excessive attachment or regard" or "the displac ...

(3 pages) 90 0 3.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Why Thoreau's ideas in Walden are useless in the twenty-first century

e most likely wondered how life would be if they had to live without such things as a computer or a cell phone. They probably would think that it would be impossible to continue living, which is absol ...

(4 pages) 56 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

News Media - The Essence of A News Organisation

platforms. The packaging of the news product has to be multipurpose -- for broadcast, the web, the cell phone, the PDA, the bathroom mirror.' From Nora Paul's 'Putting the technology tools to work', ...

(4 pages) 105 1 2.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Do Cell Phones Cause Health Risks? Radiation's Effects on the Human Body.

y many safety organizations, and many are disappointed to announce the inconclusive research behind cell phone risk. Numerous companies, including the United States Government, have conducted experime ... efinition and type of radiation associated with telecommunication devices. The radiation emitted by cellular phones is classified as radio frequency or RF (US FDA, 1), and is expressed in a unit calle ...

(6 pages) 194 2 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Reaction Paper to The Three Kings

at film, where else can you see grown men taking practice shots at Nerf footballs, a P.O.W. using a cell-phone to call home to ask his wife for help, or a comic demonstration on the destructive power ...

(1 pages) 55 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Battle of The Rockies

right then the troops ready or not?""Don't know?""They better be or it's the chair for us.""Chu."My cell phone rang but I didn't need to answer it because Josh already thought me the message. As I tur ...

(7 pages) 20 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Driving View

es it becomes easy to see he apparently likes breakfast burgers from McDonald's, and talking on the cell phone. Most of today's drivers have dangerous habits including speeding, eating, and talking on ... fail to see the break lights go off in front of you and you rear end someone.Most people today have cell phones and use them while driving. Cell phones are ok for normal use if your house is unoccupie ...

(3 pages) 77 1 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Run

ty minutes seemed like a long time. It seemed I had already been running for hours. I glanced at my cell phone, clearing through the dozens of missed calls I got from my mom, police, and more police c ...

(2 pages) 73 3 4.1 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

My Car Wreck

My Car WreckIt was an early Monday morning in winter, and my cell phone started ringing at 6:00 a.m. sharp. This came as quite a shock to me because it was obvio ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Prisoners of War - Chapter 22

Tim sat in Melissa's garage on a stool, and took out his cell phone speed dialing a number. "Yea its me...yea its on." He hung up and began to whistle to him ...

(10 pages) 25 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Prisoners of War - Chapter 36

the back door. Tony climbed out slipping off a pair of sunglasses and looking at the sunrise as his cell phone rang. "Yea?"Frank closed the door and banged on the hood, the car driving away and went t ... was sitting. We had kept a couple of chairs and set them up with a couple of tables from one of the cell blocks so that the gangs could sit and relax. McKensie was also here, but that's it."What's up? ...

(20 pages) 22 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing