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How to Find Cell Phone Towers Near You

September 26, 2019

With the launch of next-generation 5G wireless networks becoming a reality, more and more cell towers are being built every day. But no matter which s...

Why Won’t Cell Phones Work in an Elevator?

May 24, 2018

    This question about cell phones and elevators comes from our email in-box, where it shows up from time to time. I’ll keep this post non-technical,...

When Will a Cell Signal Booster Not Work?

September 28, 2017

We’ve posted before about how you can know for sure that cell phone boosters really work to enhance your mobile phone signal. Here’s a link to that po...

How to Find Cell Tower Locations

September 21, 2017

Updated from an earlier post   It’s easy to find nearby cell towers plotted on a Google Maps display. First, navigate to one of the cell tower finder ...

Why Cell Phone Booster Apps Don’t Work

September 15, 2016

Wouldn’t it be great if you could just put an app on your phone that amplifies your cell signal like a booster system does? We’d all love an app like ...

How to Extend Cell Phone Range in the Middle of Nowhere

June 2, 2015

Awesome photo of Al Lounsbury on the roof of his cabin, improving his poor cell phone reception in frigid northern Ontario. Here’s another real-life s...