Motorola Android Home Phones Arrive in FCC

Androids really do come in all shapes and sizes. If you don’t believe that check out these two models of landline based DECT cordless Android powered phones that passed through FCC. Both Motorola models, the HS1101 and MBP2000PU are virtually the same except for their color (one’s silver and white while the other one is black. The handsets run Ice Cream Sandwich and they both come with a 3.2” LCD […]


iPhone doubles up as landline phone

It goes without saying that the landline is about to go the way of the dodo – and it is nice to see a modern piece of technology like the iPhone bridging the gap between the old and the new. This particular setup that you see here will cost you somewhere in the region of $30, where you can still relive the good old days of holding a receiver in […]


Cobra PhoneLynx gives unused house phones a purpose again

In this modern age, landline phones are pretty much non-existent or unused in a lot of homes, with everyone choosing to keep in touch via cellphones instead. This has lead to the accumulation of dust on unused corded and cordless phones in those homes. While cellphones are convenient and extremely useful, nothing beats the comfort of talking on a nice comfortable receiver that most landline phones feature. Well Cobra Electronics […]


Binatone Android-based iDECT iHome Phone targets landlines

Mention Android and most of you would be thinking about mobile devices. Well, here’s news for you – Binatone’s Android-based iDECT iHome Phone is meant for landlines, although it will come with features that are normally associated with Android-powered handsets. Apart from running a stock version of Android, the device will also sport Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g) connectivity, a 2.8-inch 320 x 240 resolution color touchscreen display and a microSD memory […]


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Concept: Phone On Board Brings The Landline Phone Back

With cell phones becoming more and more common, normal landline phones might seem a tad ugly in modern homes, but with the Phone On Board concept, landline phones might look trendy again, as it allows users to keep their usual pens, notes, and whatever on the device itself, while keeping the phone portion mostly out of sight. From the looks of it, it could also double up as a mini-whiteboard […]


trueCall lets you talk only to people you know

[CES 2010] Picture this – how many times have you sat down with the rest of your family to enjoy a nice meal after a long day at the office (or maybe lounging on your favorite lazy chair with your favorite TV channel on), only to have that special time interrupted by a phone call, who above all is a telemarketer? trueCall aims to make that a thing of the […]


Panasonic KX-TG9382T Bluetooth phone

Who would’ve thought that landline phones would actually need to use Bluetooth technology? Panasonic, who else, with their new KX-TG9382T device which allows you to transfer your cellphone contacts over, where it is capable of holding the information of up to 600 contacts via Bluetooth connectivity. The base unit can also play nice with any Bluetooth-enabled headset, letting you live out the hands-free lifestyle without having people eavesdrop on your […]