Would you want a phone's Bluetooth in your glove instead of your ear?

Did you ever watch Inspector Gadget and wish you could talk on your phone simply by sticking out your thumb and pinky finger? Designer Sean Miles of Designworks suggests that gloves are the perfect place to keep your phone's wireless microphone and receiver. » 6/23/13 10:00am 6/23/13 10:00am

Found: The Earliest Known Evidence of a Prank Phone Call

We now know that it took no more than eight years following the invention of the telephone for people to realize the comedic potential of playing practical jokes via landline. » 11/03/11 7:30am 11/03/11 7:30am

Retro-Futurist Cell Phone Made From Rotary Dialer

Industrial designer Jin Le predicts that in five years, people will be sick of ultra-tiny mobile phones and will want to return to the rotary-dial designs of yesteryear. So she cooked up this design, of a cell phone that is nothing but a rotary dial. Yes, you really have to dial numbers — but you can use buttons to… » 1/01/08 7:30am 1/01/08 7:30am