Dumbphone

07.27.15
Israeli researchers compromise isolated network with dumbphones
07.27.15

Israeli researchers compromise isolated network with dumbphones

Even "air-gaps" can be overcome by dedicated attackers armed with a dumbphone

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01.21.15
This transforming phone is all heart, no brains
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01.21.15

This transforming phone is all heart, no brains

In Japan, people still use feature phones. But despite the smartphone revolution, dumb phone innov...

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01.24.14
Nokia's dumbphones face an uncertain future at Microsoft
01.24.14

Nokia's dumbphones face an uncertain future at Microsoft

"Year-on-year decline." Those are words that no company looks forward to publishing in its earning...

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12.06.13
Twitter and U2opia Mobile bring trending tweets and topics to dumb phones
12.06.13

Twitter and U2opia Mobile bring trending tweets and topics to dumb phones

We're spoiled here in the US. When we want to browse what's trending on Twitter, we just break out...

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04.12.13
Verizon intros new $35 prepaid plan for basic phones, for those not keen on the 'smart' era
04.12.13

Verizon intros new $35 prepaid plan for basic phones, for those not keen on the 'smart' era

For some time now, Verizon and other carriers have slowly but surely shifted focus from "dumb" han...

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02.25.13
Nielsen compares mobile consumers across the globe, details the differences in how we connect
02.25.13

Nielsen compares mobile consumers across the globe, details the differences in how we connect

Right in-time with MWC, Nielsen's latest report provides some insight into how folks in different...

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11.26.12
Hands-on with the Asha 205 and Nokia's Slam quick-sharing feature (video)
11.26.12

Hands-on with the Asha 205 and Nokia's Slam quick-sharing feature (video)

Feature phones don't grace our pages too often, but when Nokia said it had a new Asha to show us,...

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05.29.12
Explay Crystal revives transparent display phones with dash of color, low price
05.29.12

Explay Crystal revives transparent display phones with dash of color, low price

If you've been lamenting the passing of transparent display phones like the Sony Ericsson Xperia P...

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05.08.12
Nyx Mobile Twist Connect hands-on
05.08.12

Nyx Mobile Twist Connect hands-on

It's not often that we write about a feature phone, but we were charmed by the Twist Connect's uni...

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