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This chapter contains sections titled: 1 The Forgotten Mobile Phone, 2 DeWitt Clinton's “Grand Salute” versus Technologies of Social Mediation, 3 “My Idea of Heaven Is a Daily Routine”: Coordination and the Development of Mechanical Timekeeping, 4 “Four-Wheeled Bugs with Detachable Brains”: The Constraining Freedom of the Automobile, 5 “If I Didn't Have a Mobile Phone Then I Would Be Stuck”: The Diffusion of Mobile Communication, 6 “We Are Either Abused or Spoiled by It-It Is Difficult to Say”: Constructing Legitimacy for the Mobile Phone, 7 Mobile Communication and Its Readjustment of the Social Ecology, 8 “It Is Not Your Desire That Decides”: The Reciprocal Expectations of Mobile Telephony, 9 Digital Gemeinschaft in the Era of Cars, Clocks, and Mobile Phones