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  • What's the best smartphone for the elderly?
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    What's the best smartphone for the elderly?

    By 14 February 2013

    We can think of countless arguments we have had with our grandparents over tech-related issues, none more so than about mobile phones. To the youth of today, the older generation’s lack of proficiency with electronics can seem baffling. It isn't until...

  • Emporia RL1 hands-on
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    Emporia RL1 hands-on

    By 7 July 2011

    In our continued quest to own phones that do everything from turning on our TV to keeping up with our social networking lives, it’s sometimes hard to wonder why you would need a phone as simple and basic as the Emporia RL1. The answer is like the phone,...

  • Emporia launches two new simplified handsets
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    Emporia launches two new simplified handsets

    By 18 February 2010

    Emporia has launched two new mobile phones at the Mobile World Congress event, both aimed, as are its other products, at those "who find new technology unnecessarily complicated". The emporiaELEGANCE and emporiaSOLID boast easy-to-read OLED displays and...

  • Emporia TALK Premium review
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    Emporia TALK Premium review

    By 8 January 2010

    Mobile phone technology is moving fast - blink and before you know it you'll miss the next three iterations of the Android platform. In steps, Emporia, an Austrian company that believes it has the answer for those who want a mobile, but can't be fussed...

  • Emporia Life Plus for "older" generation to launch in UK
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    Emporia Life Plus for "older" generation to launch in UK

    By 25 April 2008

    Following the introduction of the Emporia Life mobile handset for the "older" generation in Europe last year (the retailer's wording - not Pocket-lint's) in which it sold 250,000 units - AHD has announced that the new and improved Emporia Life "Plus"...

  • Emporia Life phone for "older generation" on sale in the UK
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    Emporia Life phone for "older generation" on sale in the UK

    By 16 July 2007

    The Emporia Life is an Austrian manufactured mobile phone designed for the older generation that goes on sale in the UK this week. Communic8 Ltd are the official UK distributor and will be working with the RNIB to promote the easy-to-use mobile. The Emporia...