Safety Phones For Kids
DoCoMo SA800i Kid Safety Phone
Bright exciting phones with parental controls and an attack alarm ring that's hooked up to a fun pull out ring. There's also a GPS system so you can track down your kids. Available in Japan Spring 2006.
Implications - Kids with cellphones are becoming more common now, but there's more to it than just giving them the freedom of telecommunication with friends. By adding additional safety capabilities, companies are thinking ahead in terms of convincing parents that their offspring should have mobiles. If companies market its safety features, a child-focused phone may prove even more successful.