With the latest & greatest always tempting us, some people are choosing to go back to “feature phones” or “dumb phones.” Aside from the original high prices, usually wrapped into the contract, old school cell phones are making a comeback.

People are getting rid of their smart phones because they want "dumb" phones with much better battery life, (often up to a week on a single charge.)

The phones are much less likely to break, and the old cell phones are less intrusive in your life and they help people who feel TOO connected with their smart phones. Are you ever really off work?

Would you dump yours? Could you dump yours? Would your boss understand? The trend is growing. Old School "Dumb" Phones Are Making a Comeback.