AT&T and Verizon Built Special Cell Towers at John McCain's House to…

Cell reception sucks an elephant dong at John McCain's Arizona ranch. Or it did, until Cindy McCain "embarked on an expensive public process" for Verizon Wireless to build a permanent cell tower at their ranch, reports the Washington Post » 10/16/08 8:40am 10/16/08 8:40am. That got scrapped, but Verizon did see fit to "navigate a lengthy county…

Ericsson's Pretty Tower Tube Cell Towers Now Wind-Powered

We like Ericsson's idea for the original Tower Tube » 10/09/08 10:20am 10/09/08 10:20am—take something as ubiquitous and ugly as a cell tower and add a touch of nice design and a streamlined manufacturing process that saves money and energy. Now they're taking the idea in another cool direction by adding a four-blade vertical wind turbine to the…