40th Anniversary of the First Mobile Phone Call [Infographic]

Forty years ago today, Motorola engineer Martin Cooper stood out in front of the New York Hilton in Midtown Manhattan and made a call to Bell Labs on a two-pound mobile phone. The message was clear: We did it first. So began the mobile revolution, summarized in an infographic from Cisco.

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Forty years ago today, Motorola engineer Martin Cooper stood out in front of the New York Hilton in Midtown Manhattan and made a call to Bell Labs on a two-pound mobile phone. The message was clear: We did it first. So began the mobile revolution, summarized in an infographic from Cisco.

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