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How New Jersey's Bell Labs Engineered the Future

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Innovations at New Jersey's Bell Labs included those that paved the way for satellites and cell phones. Jon Gertner, author of "The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation," sat down with NJToday Managing Editor Mike Schneider to discuss the company's past and why it closed.

Aired: 06/25/12

Rating: NR

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