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Submission + - Enter The Quiet Zone: Where Cell Service, Wi-Fi Are Banned

Austrian Anarchy writes: The US government has been enforcing an RF "Quiet Zone" in West Virginia for over 50 years.
From NPR:
There are no physical signs you've entered the National Radio Quiet Zone, a 13,000-square-mile area that covers the eastern half of West Virginia. But the silence gives you a signal. Somewhere around the Virginia-West Virginia state line, the periodic buzzes and pings of our smartphones stopped.

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