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Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by alphacat, Jan 21, 2005.

  1. alphacat

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    When I put my cellphone near the PC every once in a while I get
    "beeps" like morse code coming from my speakers, if I move the phone farther away the beeps stop. Anybody got any ideas what kind of signal the phone is sending to make the beeps????
     
  2. Sinister Angel

    Sinister Angel I'd Hit It!

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    It does it to car stereos as well. Dunno what the signal is saying, but it's the phone talking to the tower.
     

  3. bobby_w

    bobby_w Alienigena Platinum Member

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    In a nutshell, its the phone sending its "I am here" signal to the network.
     
  4. alphacat

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    Thanks guys, that's what I thought it was............
     
  5. Washington D.C.

    Washington D.C.

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    Maybe it's that GPS in the new phones.
     
  6. Harlequin

    Harlequin I need a weapon

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    Mine does that too. It does it alot when a text message or a call is coming in. I already have my phone in hand by the time it starts ringing.