Film buffs may have perfect reasons to trade in mobiles

Film fans may be set to trade in mobile phones and use the proceeds to buy an Apple iPad tablet device, after a brand new app was launched for the model.LOVEFiLM has released its own app that promises to allow consumers to use their handset as a home cinema whenever they so choose.Games Press has reported that the tool offers the chance to watch some…

Could Intel chips help Android appeal to those who sell mobiles?

People who sell mobile phones in order to upgrade to a superior device may soon start considering Android models, after the operating system adds Intel chips to its software.Leigh Geary, editor of CoolSmartPhone.com, explained that the introduction of the chips could improve fortunes at the firm, which is falling behind its rivals.Nokia's decision to stop working with Android platforms and instead move to Windows has…

Three customers could trade in mobile for HTC Explorer

Customers of the network Three – or those who wish to join it – could trade in their used mobile phones and upgrade to the HTC Explorer.That is because the company has confirmed it will soon be stocking the hi-tech smartphone, which is said to be ideal for first-time users of such devices.It is based on the Android 2.3 operating system and features a 3.2-megapixel…

Mobile recycling customers promised more from Microsoft and Samsung

Those who have decided to opt for mobile recycling as a way of disposing of their current phone could look to Microsoft and Samsung for a replacement. That is because the technology firms have confirmed they are to team up to extend their range of smartphones for consumers. A deal has been signed that will allow each of the companies to benefit from the technology…

Could the rise of Gmail justify a mobile trade in?

Trading in a mobile phone in order to switch to a device that offers connection to the internet and email services may be an option that has crossed the mind of many.It could increasingly become an option for Gmail users, after the service was said to have enjoyed a significant surge in popularity.QueryClick has revealed that the latest figures show the email portal is set…

New sat nav app available to those who recycle mobile phones

People who recycle mobiles in order to upgrade to an Apple iPhone will have the potential to download a brand new sat nav app that has been launched by skobbler. The developer has announced that Navigation 2 will be released imminently and, to mark this occasion, the premium version of its current tool is available for free. This means consumers can get their hands on…

Android popularity may extend to those who sell mobiles

In the US, Android has become the market leader in the operating system provider sector, which could make it the preferred choice of those who sell mobiles in order to switch to another device. Nielsen has revealed in its Mobile Insights report for August that 43 per cent of consumers in the States now own a phone that runs on the platform. Meanwhile, 56 per…

Apple iPad may be best option for those selling mobiles to join tablet revo

A huge number of people may wish to turn to the Apple iPad after selling mobile phones in order to join the tablet revolution.New research from Strategy Analytics found that the device managed to record an 80 per cent market share in North America over the course of the second quarter of 2011.The manufacturer is said to be the dominant force in the US tablet…