My buddy Scott is this big time photographer who shoots all sorts of famous people. So, when news of Leonard Nimoy's death broke this morning, he had a fun little anecdote to tell me about the Star Trek actor and his favorite cell phone.
Last month, Motorola announced a new StarTAC. Yes, they are bringing back the StarTAC—the same phone that started the revolution of clamshells. Above is a video preview of the phone, which is unfortunately in Korean, but it still gets the point across that this is a vintage and equally awesome phone. It has the…
Motorola's StarTAC was pretty revolutionary when it first came out, one of the first phone models to comfortably fit in one's pocket and look good doing it. Even by today's standards the 10 year-old-phone is still pretty damned small, and Moto has decided to revive the long-neglected brand with the new StarTAC III.