These two new gadgets are designed specifically for the 65-and-older set.
Though the senior-aimed Jitterbug Plus is easy to use and has good call quality, it's overpriced for its low-end features.
Samsung is making an Android Galaxy phone with a retro clamshell look, the throwback design that breaks so easily but apparently just won't die.
As cell phones become more ubiquitous in today's world, what do manufactures do to make sure seniors don't get left behind?
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.
Jitterbug is a mobile virtual-network operator that offers services and devices geared toward senior citizens.
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The Samsung Jitterbug J is now available in red, in partnership with the American Heart Association.
Consumer Cellular has announced two new senior-friendly phones under the Doro PhoneEasy branding.
GreatCall, the creator of the Jitterbug, has partnered with Verizon Wireless to carry the Jitterbug service on its network.