What’s your biggest mobile phone social faux pas?

What’s your biggest mobile phone social faux pas?
Smartphones are increasingly central to our day-to-day lives - and this is particularly the case now that it is so easy to update your social media profile or add a photo to Instagram while on the go. Although this is widely considered normal behaviour, people appear to have developed very strong views on the etiquette surrounding mobile phone use. The latest Communications Market Report from industry regulator…

Is the selfie trend going from strength to strength?

Is the selfie trend going from strength to strength?
When feature phones started to incorporate low-resolution cameras, not many people would have predicted that they would become as popular as they have today. While they certainly offered convenience, anyone who wanted to take a high quality photo they could keep forever would undoubtedly have preferred to carry a dedicated digital camera around with them. However, with the rise of the smartphone, this is all changing -…

90% of young people now own a smartphone

90% of young people now own a smartphone
Smartphones have overtaken laptops as the most commonly used device for accessing the internet, according to new research from industry regulator Ofcom. This is particularly the case among young people, as the study revealed that 90 per cent of 16-24 year olds up and down the country own one of these devices. Record ownership of smartphones is credited as transforming the way people communicate. Two-thirds of the…

Smartphone power ‘will bring an end to keys, TV remotes and cash’

Smartphone power ‘will bring an end to keys, TV remotes and cash’
Smartphones are becoming more powerful all the time - and this could even lead to the demise of a range of other household items. This is according to futurist Dr Ian Pearson, who said that keys, TV remotes and cash are just some of the items that are likely to become redundant. Pocket mirrors, torches, travel tickets and driving licences were some of the other things he…

Could your smartphone survive a two-mile drop?

Could your smartphone survive a two-mile drop?
We've all experienced that heart-in-mouth moment when we drop our smartphone. The horror of racing to pick it up and make sure it's glass or plastic casing is not cracked can be overwhelming. So imagine what American businessman Ben Wilson must have gone through when he dropped his iPhone 9,300 feet - approximately 1.76 miles - from a small Beechcraft Bonanza airplane he was flying in. Speaking…

Pre-smartphone life

Pre-smartphone life
There was, for a certain demographic, a life before smartphones. Yeah, shocking, we know - these handheld devices are such a normal part of our everyday existence that it beggars belief that such a world even existed.Curious to know what it was like? Well, you have come to the right place. In this blog, we take a  look at pre-smartphone life - it wasn’t as…
Sell My iPad

Sell My iPad

Sell My iPad Selling your old iPad with Mazuma Mobile is just as easy as selling your old phone. To sell your iPad, simply find out what it's worth, get a free sales pack and post it off! Mazuma will then pay you on the very same day they receive the iPad. To find out what your iPad is worth simply go to Mazuma's Sell…

How to sell my iPhone 4

Have you recently upgraded to an iPhone 5? What are you going to do with your old iPhone 4? Why not turn it into cash! The sooner you sell it, the more money you will get. Mazuma Mobile are the UK's leading mobile phone recycler and have paid out over £155 million to over 2 million happy customers. Mazuma is ranked No.1 by Trustpilot (an…