Monthly Archives: July 2014

5 must-have gadgets for a high-tech summer

This summer, everyone’s going high-tech. There’s a gadget out there for every holiday maker and for every occasion, from lazing on the beach to evenings spent with friends and adventure breaks. Sometimes useful but always fun, high-tech products never go … Continue reading

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Inside UrbanHello: the launch

Our Inside UrbanHello series continues, with an unforgettable episode. After the birth of the project, the prototyping phase and the industrial production phase, everything hinged around… the launch! Production of the first phones It all started with Hervé’s epic trip … Continue reading

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Trend: the boom in connected objects in the home

First came personal computers. Then smartphones. And televisions. Today, the entire house can be linked up to the internet. The objective? To become more secure, more comfortable and more energy-efficient. In short, smarter. Spotlight on connected objects in the home. … Continue reading

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The history of telephony in 10 key dates

The history of telephony dates back to the 19th century. In other words, there’s nothing new about chatting on the phone! Below is a brief history of telephony, from its creation to today. 1876: The first telephone appears Although there … Continue reading

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Feedback from the first Home Phone owners

Following the launch of the Home Phone, we’ve received some feedback from the very first UrbanHello customers. Delighted with the positive reaction to the Home Phone, we wanted to share some of these early comments with you. Extracts. A genuine … Continue reading

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