Mobile that doesn't budge an inch

Landline phones may be deader than disco but they do have a habit of being in one place when you need them – unlike mobiles, which tend to find

Landline phones may be deader than disco but they do have a habit of being in one place when you need them – unlike mobiles, which tend to find impossible places to hide while in 'silent' mode.So hats off to Swedish company Possio and its non-mobile, er, mobile. For while it may look like a traditional dog and bone, it actually houses a GSM sim card for making calls over mobile networks.Having all the functions of your average desk-bound model it could be handy for businesses moving into new digs or even just people who don't want to shell out for line rental at home. We're thinking it'll also do nicely for our pimped out RV, right next to the Jacuzzi bar. ‘Hello, pizza delivery?’

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Possio Frida Price: £125 On sale: 12th October Contact: Hugh Symons Communications Related links: Frida product page