Tech history

Father of the cellphone’ — Marty Cooper — shares his vision of the past and the future

By BARBARA BRYMAY 17, 2021 3 AM PT Marty Cooper is best known as the “father of the cellphone” that debuted in 1973 long before the Internet, the personal computer, the cordless phone or even a television remote control. At 92 years old, the San Diego resident still is actively engaged in the wireless world — advocating […]