40th Anniversary of the Cell Phone:  April 3, 1973 – April 3, 2013

40th Anniversary of the Cell Phone: April 3, 1973 – April 3, 2013

News outlets around the globe celebrated the 40th anniversary of Marty’s first cellular phone call on April 3, 1973 with coverage highlighting that first call, how Marty and his team developed the first cellular phone, how mobile phones affect society, and more. Here’s a partial list of the stories retelling the story of this historic event:

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Marty Opens the 31st International Conference on Data Protection & Privacy – November 2009

Marty Opens the 31st International Conference on Data Protection & Privacy – November 2009

On November 4, 2009, Marty delivered the Inaugural Address to formally open the European Commission’s 31st International Conference on Data Protection & Privacy.  Marty joined Spain’s Minister of Justice, Francisco Caamaño Domínguez, and Spanish Data Protection Director Artemi Rallo Lombarte, onstage before delivering his remarks on mobile networks and mobile privacy. The conference program is available here and the coverage by various media outlet appears below:

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Elpias.com – Most Important Impact of Tech April 11, 2009

En Espanõl:

El 4 de noviembre de 2009, Marty pronunció el discurso inaugural para abrir oficialmente la Comisión Europea de 31 Conferencia Internacional de Protección de Datos y Privacidad. Marty se unió a España el ministro de Justicia, Francisco Caamaño Domínguez, y el director de Protección de Datos española Artemi Rallo Lombarte, en el escenario antes de pronunciar su discurso en las redes móviles y la privacidad móvil.

El programa de la conferencia está disponible aquí y la cobertura de distintosmedios de salida aparece a continuacion: