Replacing Phones Consciously
The LINC phone concept allows users to replace and upgrade their phones consciously. It's an interesting idea to feature here because although the time most folks take to swap is growing, people are often compelled to buy new urged not only by mobile makers messages and also just by the human fascination with the new and shiny (and a few other reasons, we're sure).
Recognizing that the urge to replace won't go away, LINC offers a contract that sends you a new phone every year but takes back your old one and recycles it. Greener Grass, who developed LINC, say on their blog: