My cellphone signal strength is curiously down to like -100 to -115 dB today. With weird roller-coasting up/down if I move around. I suspect alot of people are making calls to accountants, tax advisors, etc. as they wrap up filing taxes.
Has anyone else noted service degradation today? Or...
I haven't been around here too often but that is mainly because I have been too busy to use my desktop computer at home, and I really want to use this site more.This could have been mentioned around here before, but what about making an app version of this site.
By looking at...
I just read an interesting article about the crisis in Japan. Most of us store numbers in our cell phones but no longer memorize them as we did in the "old days." How many people could you call if you lost your cell phone. How do you reconnect with family and friends...
i looked but could not find a thread on this, maybe i did not look hard enough.
anyways, it looks like the Emergency Alert System will also be sending out text messages to cell phones. not to bad an idea, really. i have my phone near me more often than a radio or televsion. i have missed afew...
The Survivalist Mobile Phone:
7. Video Camera
8. Voice Recorder
9 Music Player
11. Data Storage
15. Note Pad
16. Flash Light
17. Document Reader
18. Removable Memory...
This video won't embed, b/c it's disabled, but it is worth clicking over to YouTube to check it out.
Basically, it comes down to this ...
1. Cell phones are not secure
2. They can be used to listen in on you, even if they are turned off
3. They can provide GPS coordinates to your location