Daily Giz Wiz 290: TA-2000 Security Telephone

Episode 290 of the podcast

Subject: Review of TA-2000 Security Telephone
Released:Friday 13 April 2007
Length:about 12 minutes
Download file:DGW-290.mp3 (5.5 MB)
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Short info

Sounds like a Terminator model, but it's just a security phone: the TA-2000.

Detailed information

From CES 1997, the TA-2000 had a motion-detection sensor at the front of the telephone, so that if an intruder walked past it, it would play a pre-recorded message, and dial to a telephone number to alert the designated person who could activate a two-way speakerphone.
The telephone could be adapted to use different sensors, such as a smoke detector.

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Marc says Steve Miller (Episode 279) is not alone in buying gadgets which have been aired on DGW.  He encourages the use of coupon codes.

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