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Telecommunication

tel' i kom mU' ni kA' shun, the transmission of information in the form of electromagnetic signals

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Alexander Graham Bell
Alexander Graham Bell
inventor of the telephone

Lee De Forest
Lee De Forest

Philo Taylor Farnsworth
Philo Taylor Farnsworth

Samuel Finley Breese Morse
Samuel Finley Breese Morse
painter-turned-inventor

Almon Strowger
Almon Strowger
undertaker-turned-inventor

Atlantic Cable
Atlantic Cable
the first telegraph link between North America and Europe

Echo 1
Echo 1
the world's first communications satellite capable of relaying signals

Telstar
Telstar
the first active communications satellite

Duoscopic
Duoscopic

Fax Machine, 1961
Fax Machine

The Mite
The "Mite"

Picturephone
Picturephone

Push-Button Telephone
Push-Button Telephone

Radio in 1961
Radio in 1961

Telephone Distributing Frame
Telephone Distributing Frame

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