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    Did CELLRAID do ‘volkswagen’ to the telecom industry?

    From Dariusz Leszczynski’s blog “Between a Rock and a Hard Place”:

    Jan 22, 2016


    Did a small Finnish company, CELLRAID, Ltd, do “volkswagen” to the telecom industry by showing lack of compliance? In this story, for the first time, are shown measurements results indicating that placing a cell phone in a pocket might cause radiation exposures higher than permitted by the current safety standards.


    There are very stringent exhaust limits in USA. Volkswagen cars did not meet them. So, software was added to Volkswagen cars to “help” them be “compliant” with the US EPA requirements. Discrepancy between what is doable in lab setting and what is not so easily doable in real life led Volkswagen to do what it did.

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