Mobile trade-in may be necessary to enjoy universal charger

Consumers who would like to benefit from using the new universal charger that is due to hit the market in 2011 may first have to trade-in their mobile phone.That is because the design will work with virtually all new handset releases, but not necessarily with older models.The charger's launch moved a step closer this week when the European Commission issued specifications it must meet, each…

Apple iPhone users can snap up top apps of 2010

People who trade-in their mobile in the new year and decide to invest in an Apple iPhone may be wise to take note of what one expert deems to be the top apps of 2010.Ronny Kerr, writing for Vator News, explains there have been plenty of great releases – both free and with a price tag – over the last 12 months.He starts by naming…

Trade-in mobile for iPhone and enjoy free calls

Britons who trade-in a mobile and upgrade to an Apple iPhone have been handed a new way to make free calls.Chris Smith, writing for T3, explains the new Skype app enables individuals to contact each other at no cost when they have access to a Wi-Fi or 3G connection.It is arguably a follow-up to Apple's FaceTime service – which allowed free calls only between two…

Trading-in mobile can lead consumers to Nokia features

Phone customers who trade-in a mobile and take the chance to upgrade to a Nokia handset will find there is no shortage of apps and other tools to take advantage of. Ian, author of the Nokia Conversations blog, explains a number of these are produced in the beta format in the firm's laboratories. Summarising his top creations of 2010, the writer starts by naming Ovi…

Mobile phone users could benefit from trade-in before London Olympics

Selling a mobile phone and upgrading to a hi-tech model is likely to be a popular and shrewd move prior to the London Olympics in the summer of 2012.Devina Divecha, writing for news and reviews site T3, explains this is because people could soon be able to access the internet from smartphones in locations that are currently impossible.For example, tests are being carried out on…

Trade-in mobile phone for ‘2010’s best’ the iPhone 4

Consumers who use the holiday period as a time to trade-in their mobile phone may wish to look towards one of the year's best devices when it comes to selecting a replacement. In the view of Flora Graham, writing for CNET UK, the illustrious list includes Apple's iPhone 4, which was released in June. She labels the model "the one to beat" – a tag…

People who sell mobile ‘can use iPhone to improve their food habits’

Those who sell a mobile in order to switch to the popular Apple iPhone will find a new app helps them to revolutionise their eating and shopping habits.Food Lion has released the tool, which is designed to trigger a range of benefits in terms of healthy eating and visiting a variety of stores.It will alert users of when particular fruits and vegetables are in season,…

Nokia mobile phone customers to benefit from improved internet?

Customers who trade-in a mobile phone and sign up to a deal with Finnish brand Nokia may soon find the quality of internet they experience via their handset is on the up.That is because the company has outlined its target to acquire the public carrier wireless infrastructure of Motorola.Nokia notes it is waiting on approval from authorities in China before completing the deal in the…