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A fresh look for the Fairphone brand

The word “rebranding” can strike fear in the hearts of even the calmest colleagues, especially when you feel such a close connection to the brand, as many of us Fairphoners do. But it doesn’t have to be scary – sometimes a little bit of change can reflect a company’s natural evolution, or help you more […]

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  • We’ve reached 100,000 Fairphone owners!

    We’ve reached 100,000 Fairphone owners!

    Nearly three years ago, we started a crowdfunding campaign to finance the creation of our first-ever phone. We had a modest goal of selling 5,000… and they flew off the virtual shelves much faster than anticipated.

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  • Fairphone 2 production and delivery countdown!

    Fairphone 2 production and delivery countdown!

    In this blog post, we will gather all production and delivery news and update this blog once a week on Wednesday.

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  • Getting older and wiser: Lessons learned from developing two Fairphones

    Getting older and wiser: Lessons learned from developing two Fairphones

    For those of us working at Fairphone, the past two years have been a wild ride, and we can still barely believe that we’re nearly ready to start producing our second phone! Sometimes we get so busy chasing the latest deadline that it is hard to find time to reflect on our past achievements, as […]

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  • Looking for an open operating system at Mobile World Congress 2015

    Looking for an open operating system at Mobile World Congress 2015

    Mobile World Congress (MWC), the biggest event in the mobile industry, took place the first week of March in Barcelona, Spain, with 90,000 attendees from 200 countries. The site spanned eight large conference halls, which felt like walking from one airport terminal to another, where a brisk walk from Hall 1 to Hall 8.1 lasted […]

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  • Guide to our new website

    Guide to our new website

    Some of our readers may remember our first “behind-the-scenes” post about the website describing our design process and gathering your feedback. Since that time in May when we launched our second batch pre-orders, we have been making some tweaks here and there, to bring you a cleaner, easy-to-use and more complete Fairphone space online. In […]

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  • Fairphones in stock for the first time!

    Fairphones in stock for the first time!

    On Wednesday 24 September we reached a major milestone in Fairphone history: We have Fairphones in stock for the first time ever! That means every single Fairphone pre-ordered in the past five months has been delivered or is on the road. From now on, any Fairphone order placed on our website will be processed in […]

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  • Behind the scenes: Building a new Fairphone website

    Behind the scenes: Building a new Fairphone website

    At Fairphone, our behind-the-scenes updates are usually related to producing our phone. But this time, we’re pulling back the virtual curtains to reveal a different type of project: We’re developing a new website! Even though we’re not quite ready to launch, we knew it was time to let you in on our not-very-secret secret. We […]

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  • Fairphone Video Tutorials

    Fairphone Video Tutorials

    We realize that many of you are still waiting for your phones. So, we’re posting a daily update on figures to our blog and apologize for the long wait – we know it must be hard after all these months. There are however, as of this date about 7,000 people who have (almost) received their […]

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  • "We Are Fairphone" – Kicks Off!

    "We Are Fairphone" – Kicks Off!

    By the time you read this, over one thousand (1,000) of the first Fairphones will be on their way across Europe. What?! How?

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