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New cellphone puts grandpa on speed dial

Tino Cauchon (left), 9 of Malden, Jared Zero, 11, of Medford, and Michael Olen, 12, of Charlestown tested a new cellphone this week targeted at younger children.
By Peter J. Howe
Globe Staff / July 23, 2005

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A generation ago cellphones were a luxury convenience for corporate chief executives. As prices dropped, they became a staple for middle-class workers, and more recently, a must-have for millions of teenagers. (Full article: 945 words)

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