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Cell phones are replacing pagers in pediatric hospitals

Many physicians and residents are using their own cell phones to page colleagues, raising privacy concerns.

By October 22, 2012


Indiegogo project looks to bring back the pager

Dr. Blinky serves as a physical, blinking extension of your smartphone's notification bar. In other words, it's a beeper for a mobile world.

By October 18, 2012


Supreme Court OKs search of police pager

All but one justice conclude, however, that technology is changing too fast to craft a general rule specifying when government employees' gadgets can be searched.

By June 17, 2010


Confidential 9/11 pager messages disclosed

Glimpse into events of September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks comes from pager messages that have been anonymously published on WikiLeaks.org.

By November 25, 2009


PalmSource answers pager maker's page

The handheld OS company announces a new licensee, pager maker PerComm, and launches a developer program with Sprint as a charter member.

By November 17, 2003


SBC bundles in BlackBerrys

The Baby Bell is selling the pagers as part of a bundle for businesses.

By June 29, 2004


Palm V to get pager functions

A wireless data network company plans to unveil a device that effectively allows the Palm handheld to act more like a BlackBerry pager.

By October 5, 2001


BlackBerry gets in wireless sync

Research In Motion says its pagers will soon be able to use cellular networks to wirelessly synchronize data with remote computers, a feature already offered by rival Good.

By February 10, 2003


Motorola ships millionth e-mail pager

Motorola announced the shipment of the millionth Talkabout T900 2-Way text-messaging device, less than a year after its introduction. The T900 is Motorola's first text-based pager aimed at the consumer market. The device enables users to send and receive e-mail messages and receive customized Internet information such as stock quotes and news headlines.

By July 2, 2001


Bright future for notebooks, pagers

Manufacturers are tinkering with ways to incorporate two-way messaging that works continuously while notebooks are in a battery-conserving sleep state.

By March 28, 2001