GCO 2008: Celebrity cells and the first GSM mobile phone
On the weekend the Games Convention Online took place in Leipzig, Germany. Among the latest developments of the mobile entertainment and free 2 play markets, there also had been some cell phone history on display.
The previous weekend the Games Convention Online was hosted in Leipzig, Germany. Besides online games, booth babes, gaming hardware and cosplayers there also had been some classical cell phones and phones with celebrity background on display.
"Das mobile Handy-Museum” (the mobile cell phone museum) presented some old devices like the first mobile phone from Motorola as well as some phones that had been owned by celebrities like Max Schmeling, heavyweight boxing champion of the world in 1930 to 1932, Formula 1 record world champion Michael Schumacher or superstar Madonna.
What do you think of the small detour through the history of the cell phones? Did you perhaps use one of the presented devices yourself? You can give your opinion in the comments below.