These two new gadgets are designed specifically for the 65-and-older set.
The Samsung GreatCall r220, also known as the Jitterbug Plus, is a simple phone aimed at seniors.
The Samsung GreatCall r220 (aka the Jitterbug Plus) has an easy interface, huge keypads that light up, and many health and wellness services tied into it.
GreatCall, maker of the Jitterbug phone popular with seniors, has recently introduced a new service called 5Star that connects subscribers to health and security services.
The mobile virtual network operator offers four new monthly calling plans that should appeal to frequent and casual callers.
GreatCall, the company that provides both the phone and service for the elderly, is expanding its market with the Jitterbug J.
GreatCall announces service plans
In emergencies, or just when you feel creeped out while walking alone, GreatCall's 5Star Responder hooks you up with a trained responder at the push of a button.
As cell phones become more ubiquitous in today's world, what do manufactures do to make sure seniors don't get left behind?