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Looking for a new job? The phone helps!
27. September 2019

Is telephoning going out of fashion? According to the German Federal Network Agency, more than 17 billion hours of calls were made in 2010, while the figure for 2018 was almost 25 percent lower. Yet you should consciously reach for the phone when looking for a new job: An over-the-phone interview with the specialist or more

Risk from lightning down a telephone line?
30. August 2019

An average duration of about two milliseconds, a temperature of 30,000°C and an electric potential of some 100 million volts – lighting is an awe-inspiring phenomenon. There were a total of 446,000 lightning strikes in 2018 in Germany, most of them in Saarland. They can cause an electrical surge to shoot through wires and even more

Three times a winner: landline phones from Gigaset
9. August 2019

The German Stiftung Warentest consumer organization has compared 22 cordless phones currently on the market: The Gigaset CL660A and Gigaset SL450A take first place for phones with a base station and answering machine. Both models impress with their versatility and practical functions. For older people, Stiftung Warentest recommends the Gigaset E560. Stiftung Warentest tested nine more

Solid as a rock: the landline phone
21. June 2019

People are becoming more and more mobile, working flexibly, and also managing their life while on the move. 2018 was the first-ever year in which more calls were made by mobile phone than from landline connections. Yet life for many is unimaginable without the phone at home. And there are three prime reasons for that: more

Germany – a mobile communications desert: the pitfalls of gaps in network coverage
5. February 2019

2019: Most Germans have a smartphone, while mobility and digitalization are on everyone’s lips. You would think good network coverage would be commonplace in Germany. But take a long train journey and you’ll discover that Germany isn’t as digitally advanced everywhere as you would have wished. Shortly after leaving the central station, you realize apps more

Gigaset N870 multicell system – a commitment to simplicity for resellers and end users
17. December 2018

Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT) just celebrated its 25th anniversary, and even in the era of smartphones, 4G and 5G networks more than a billion devices have been sold. And each year another 100 million are added to this figure. These numbers come as no great surprise, since the advantages of DECT are obvious. Unlike more

Intimate talk only over the fixed network: our C class for family life
13. November 2018

Is phoning over the fixed network now out among parents and kids? That’s a key question for us, since we’ve always been in the business of developing intelligent fixed-line phones for the whole family. With their direct access keys for the baby phone feature, particularly long talk and standby times, outstanding sound quality, and low more

Gigaset life series – large-button phones at a glance
29. October 2018

Nowadays we can surf on the web, watch over babies and hold telephone conferences from home with fixed-line phones. We design our phones with the user in mind at all times – which is why they’re just as flexible and versatile as you need to be in your everyday chores. And, of course, we keep more

A good tool for the home office
24. October 2018

Opinions are still divided about the home office. Some companies are convinced that working from home increases productivity and employee satisfaction. Others fear that employees laze about at home if they’re not supervised adequately. One thing is for sure: Working from a home office demands discipline. It’s vital to have your own work area. Ideally, more