Apple could provide greatest reason to sell mobiles

Apple could provide greatest reason to sell mobiles
People who are thinking of selling a mobile phone and switching to another brand may view Apple as the greatest draw of all.Apple Insider has published a summary of 2011 for the company, noting it enjoyed success across its range of products.These include the signature iPhone, with the new 4S model said to be responsible for a dramatic surge in sales.But it is not all…

Mobile trade in may be wise move prior to travelling

Mobile trade in may be wise move prior to travelling
People who are set to go travelling could be wise to consider trading in a mobile phone and moving to a device that is more suited to their unusual surroundings.Being constantly on the move brings with it a number of unique challenges, such as a possible inability to charge on a regular basis.But Anthony Noack, writing for the Sydney Morning Herald, told of his experiences…

New Apple iPads could incentivise mobile trade ins

New Apple iPads could incentivise mobile trade ins
There may be no greater reason to trade in a mobile phone than to be able to put the money raised from this towards a brand new Apple iPad.The good news for those interested in such a plan is that the US manufacturer is said to be preparing to release two new versions of the popular tablet in January, according to DigiTimes.It said sources have…

Sell mobiles to join smartphone revolution

Sell mobiles to join smartphone revolution
People could keep up with the smartphone revolution by selling mobiles and investing in a brand new, hi-tech device in 2012.Mobile firm Ericsson has revealed its belief that sales of such models in Australia will continue to boom over the next 12 months, reported the Register.Indeed, it suggested the rate at which consumers snap up the latest handsets is sure to "escalate" once more, with…

Apps frenzy could inspire people to sell mobiles

Apps frenzy could inspire people to sell mobiles
Many people may have opted to sell mobile phones in order to join the growing number of people downloading apps over the festive season.The Flurry Blog has revealed that Christmas Day is typically the busiest day of the year for acquiring new mobile tools.It suggested apps that run on the iOS and Android platforms are among the most popular, with the "massive influx" of smartphones…

Mobile trade ins could contribute to Samsung growth

Mobile trade ins could contribute to Samsung growth
People who trade in mobile phones and switch to a Samsung device in 2012 could play a key part in helping the firm to achieve its goals.According to Reuters, the mobile brand has targeted a 15 per cent hike in global handset sales over the next 12 months.It is looking to close the gap to its main rival Nokia and believes the increasing popularity of…

Melbourne ‘is an app hotspot’ among mobile phone users

Melbourne ‘is an app hotspot’ among mobile phone users
Mobile phone users in Melbourne may be among the most likely to trade in their handsets and switch to a smartphone that allows them to download apps.That is because there is a plethora of tools available that are perfect for sports fans living in the city.According to a report by the Herald Sun, smartphone developers have turned the destination into an apps hotspot by targeting…

Is Christmas the best time to recycle mobiles?

Is Christmas the best time to recycle mobiles?
People could find that Christmas provides a great opportunity to recycle mobile phones and switch to a new device, on which the best shopping deals can be accessed.New data from IBM, reported by Internet Retailer, showed there was a 16.4 per cent jump in online sales on Christmas Day, compared with last year.Many of these could be the result of mobile commerce carried out by…