Mobile Phones and Safety

Keeping you and your mobile phone happy and safe is a top priority in both our books. Street safety means more than just being able to sell your mobile to us when you’re ready, it means being vigilant about body language, travel decisions and everyday living. Remember the days of calling home from street pay phones? Nostalgic as that may have been, a world with…

Recycle Your Old Phone and DeClutter

Having a good clear-out always seems to present a confusing dichotomy between a) all the effort with be worth it, and b) it's a lot of effort though! Here’s a little advice from the organisational fanatics on our team (you just KNOW they have tidy lofts!) Start small There’s little sense in wading into the garage/loft/spare room and wantonly flinging stuff about. Get the little…

Sell mobile and switch to iPhone for Homer Simpson sat nav

Fans of the Simpsons may never have a greater incentive to sell their mobiles and switch to an Apple iPhone.That is because TomTom has announced its latest app for the model will feature the voice of legendary character Homer Simpson.Users who download the 1.7 incarnation of the sat nav service for iPhone will be able to drive to the dulcet tones of the animated figure.TomTom…

Trade in mobiles for ultimate privacy

Privacy has been identified as a key consideration for consumers and may tempt many to trade in their mobile phones.The latest research by the Nielsen Company found location-aware technology, which allows users to show contacts where they are in the world, is not a hit with everybody.Although some companies are awarding loyalty points and discounts to those who reveal they are using their services, it…

White iPhone 4s ‘to be available to mobile users’

Consumers who trade in mobiles in a bid to keep up with the latest and most stylish models will soon be able to get their hands on a white iPhone 4. That is because manufacturer Apple has started preparations for the launch of the long-awaited device, reported Apple Insider. It has confirmed the arrival of the handset – which has been delayed since last July…

Recycle Your Designer Phone

We can talk about the eco-reasons to recycle mobile phones until we’re blue in the face AND the cows come home. But one of the most instantly conspicuous benefits of mobile phone recycling has to be the lovely feeling of earning cold, hard cash for mobiles. Leading the pack in terms of accessible designer mobile phones has to be LG, whose partnership with high end…

Kids and Phone Safety

Keeping the kids up to date with the latest trends is enough to make any parent’s eyes water, but if there’s one area we all care about it's kids and safety. Keeping kids safe and responsible away from home never seems easy. But most kids are fairly capable of deducing what behaviour and safety measures are most/least effective. In relation to electronic devices though, there…

Businesses may benefit from mobile trade in

British firms might find trading in mobile phones and upgrading to the latest models that offer access to social networks such as Facebook is a wise move. Spencer Parker, group product manager at Websense, explained the site is becoming increasingly acceptable in commercial circles. He noted many businesses now have their own Facebook page with the intention of attracting potential customers to it. The expert…