Three broadband decision could prompt mobile recycling

An announcement by a telecoms operator that it will offer free broadband services to those in rural areas could prompt mobile phone recycling in order to use 3G networks.Individuals may wish to consider upgrading their handset as Three has revealed its plans to assist those living in the countryside to access 3G internet connections.The firm is working on the project alongside the Countryside Alliance in…

Trade in mobiles for chance to access superfast broadband

Consumers around the country who would like to enjoy the fastest internet on the market could benefit from trading in their mobile phones. Speaking to the Guardian Tech Weekly podcast, BT's managing director for next-generation access Bill Murphy explained that there is a "need for speed". He noted that his company has started the rollout of the latest technology by investing £2.5 billion in connections…

Turn On, Trade In, Log Out!

It may not surprise you that here in Mazuma HQ we’re a merry band of tech wizards and net-crazy, meme-quoting geeks! For most of us (you included!) the internet is a way of life, a valuable lifeline and – dare we say it – our friend!

Apple iPad ‘is premier tablet option for those recycling mobiles’

People recycling mobile phones in order to invest in a tablet device are likely to find there is nothing on the market that can live with the Apple iPad. Will Findlater, editor of Stuff magazine, said that the US manufacturer has a "stranglehold" on the tablet market. This is the result of having both the best hardware and the finest software currently available to any…

BlackBerry mobile may be best for music fans who sell used phones

People who love music might always be on the lookout for a mobile that offers them the capability of playing their favourite tunes, especially after selling used phones.One of the market's greatest options may now be a BlackBerry device, after manufacturer Research in Motion (RIM) revealed it has added new technology.BlackBerry Messenger Music is now up and running and provides an integrated service for socially…

Trade in mobiles for newly updated Samsung phones

Consumers can trade in mobile phones over the coming weeks and months in order to switch to a Samsung model that has been newly updated. The technology giant has revealed that its Galaxy range has received an overhaul, with four brand new handsets added. Its Galaxy M Pro, Galaxy W, Galaxy Y and Galaxy Y Pro will all be available to Britons and could be…

Mobile recycling can lead students to top apps

Students who opt for mobile recycling in order to raise some cash and rid themselves of an old device can enjoy a range of top apps should they invest in a smartphone as a replacement.Mobilechoices.co.uk has compiled a list of its five greatest apps for those in education.It started by recommending Skype – the free telecommunications tool that allows youngsters to call their friends and…

Is Christmas the perfect chance to trade in mobiles?

Those who are thinking of trading in mobile phones and switching to another model could find that Christmas is the perfect opportunity to do so.IMRG has found that the festive season tends to trigger a surge in spending on mobile technology, as online retailers benefit from a desire to shop.In order to take advantage of mobiles, consumers may find it is worth having a top-quality…