No Cell Phones Allowed: America's Wireless-Free Town

In West Virginia, there exists a town with no wireless technology. A techie's worst nightmare, but for some, this is heaven. Green Bank, W. Va., is part of the U.S. Radio Quiet Zone, where wireless technology is banned for 13,000 square miles to prevent transmissions interfering with the area's radio telescopes, BBC reports. So who [...]

Published On 09/16/2011
10:00 AM EDT
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