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November 1, 2011

Can you see/hear me now?

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1320191980 ) Play

I found out about this really cool part of history recently. Identify the device and the inventor, please.

Cracked by shrik , Rogi , Sumanth Patlolla , Amarendra Kumar , Bharath , badideabear , shivathilak , Aditya S , KK , raklodramA , Rahulk , Abhiram Bharadwaj Diddigi , Manish Achuth , jowens , Dibyo , mankuTimma , Siddarth Pai , Thejas V R , finkle , Vishwas B Sharma , Bharath-TK , Bipin Banavalikar , Ananth and Shwetha Maiya

Answer:

The photophone, a phone that used light to communicate, created by Mr. A G Bell himself. He held it in the very highest regard, although it never became a practical device.


24 Responses to “Can you see/hear me now?”

  1. shrik
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    Graham Bell and Tainter’s photophone, the first fibre optic communication device!


  2. Rogi
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    A. G. Bell’s Photophone


  3. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Photophone invented by Alexander Graham Bell


  4. Amarendra Kumar
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    Photophone. Graham Bell


  5. Bharath
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    Alexander Graham Bell- Photophone


  6. badideabear
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    Photophone by Alexander Graham Bell


  7. shivathilak

    Photophone invented by Alexander Graham Bell and Charles Sumner Tainter


  8. Aditya S

    Charles Sumner Tainter and the Photophone


  9. KK
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    Photoacoustic imaging tool
    Alexander Graham Bell


  10. alexander graham bell photophone transmitter


  11. Rahulk
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    The photophone, also known as a radiophone, was invented jointly by Alexander Graham Bell and his then-assistant Charles Sumner Tainter.


  12. Abhiram Bharadwaj Diddigi
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    photophone , Alexander Graham Bell


  13. Manish Achuth
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    Alexander Graham Bell, photophone


  14. jowens
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    Alexander Graham Bell and the photophone


  15. Dibyo
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    alex bell’s photophone


  16. mankuTimma
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    Bell’s Photophone


  17. THe photophone or camera phone by Alexander Graham Bell


  18. The device is the photophone. The person must be either Alexander graham Bell or his assisstant Charles Sumner Tainter


  19. finkle

    Alexander Graham Bell’s Photophone, pretty cool thing!


  20. Vishwas B Sharma
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    Photophone by Alexander Graham Bell. Awesome question…:)


  21. Bharath-TK

    Graham Bell and Charles Sumner Tainter, who developed the first camera phone or Photophone


  22. Bipin Banavalikar
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    Photophone

    Invented jointly by Alexander Graham Bell and his then-assistant Charles Tainter


  23. Ananth
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    Photophone.
    Alexander Graham Bell


  24. Shwetha Maiya
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    Alexander Graham Bell and Photophone


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