The Ethics of Your Home Electronics

We all want to live ethically and with pertinent environmental concern, but it can be tough to spot the perpetrators when it comes to choosing ethically produced electrical devices for your lifestyle. As mobile phone recycling experts with global reach, we’re pretty in tune with world issues of ethical production and waste disposal. So while you mull over sending us your old mobiles for cash,…

Tablet or Smartphone

As the festive season draws in and Christmas lists are compiled, our own little elves are busy getting ready for the huge influx of used mobile phones and tablets we handle over the holiday period. Not content with filling our stockings with phone recycling treasure, here are a few tips to help you decide between those two fabulous devices for your Christmas present – smartphones…

Upgrading to Apple iPhone 5 could be made cheap with Mazuma

The eagerly awaited Apple iPhone 5 will be officially announced tomorrow and by no doubt existing Apple iPhone users will be cramming to get their hands on the latest iPhone. As experienced during the Apple iPhone 4 launch in 2009, Mazuma Mobile predicts many savvy iPhones users will sell their old iPhone to help fund their new Apple iPhone 5 purchase. In June 2009, when…

Contract or PAYG?

It’s an eternal conundrum; the shiny new phone of contract mobile service... or the cheaper option on PAYG? As mobile phone recycling gurus (if we might say so ourselves!) we’ve really done our research in this field, and even here in Mazuma HQ we’re a mix of PAYG devotees and contract crazy fanatics!

Deleting Data is No Problem for Mazuma

Let’s face it, we’ve all sent incriminating gossip-related texts or taken photos of the rude words we’ve spelled out using the brass house name letters in the local hardware store! Bottom line, we all have data on our old mobile phones that could be deemed... sensitive!

Could You Get Cash for Phones?

You might have heard about phone recycling through the media and via your friends but have been put off investigating the process because you are not sure whether or not the handsets you have would qualify for such a scheme. After all, what sort of firm would want to part with cash for the battered old device that has been lying on your shelf unused…

Everybody Loves Facts!

Little titbits of information can be fantastically useful! Just in case you don’t have time to actually study the history and culture of modern mobile phones, here are a few fascinating little facts for you to whip out at dinner parties… or at the pub… or when you see our advert on TV! •    More than 20 million old mobile phones are upgraded annually in…

Under pressure from the state

Mobile phone manufacturers are increasingly feeling the pressure from the government in regard to enhancing mobile phone recycling. As technology evolves increasingly worldwide, people are more than often replacing phone models in a bid to have access to the latest technology at their fingertips. This has therefore left behind millions of obsolete phones that could end up being disposed of in improper and unsafe ways.…