Nikola Tesla predicted Wi-Fi and mobile phones in 1909

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More than 60 years before the first cell phone and 90 years prior to the introduction of “wi-fi,” Nikola Tesla, a gifted electrical engineer and former right-hand man of Thomas Edison, told the New York Times, “It will soon be possible to transmit wireless messages all over the world so simply that any individual can carry and operate his own apparatus.”

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But, there’s one town that still doesn’t have Wi-Fi—meet Green Bank, West Virginia where you can’t make a call or send a text on your cell phone.