Is new Apple iPhone 5 the ideal option for gamers?

Is new Apple iPhone 5 the ideal option for gamers?
Playing games can be one of the most popular activities on a new smartphone, along with browsing the web, sending emails and enjoying apps.Models such as the iPhone 5 – which Apple is widely expected to confirm the release of today (October 4th) – could become the ultimate choice of gamers, if the latest news is anything to go by.GamesAnalytics has confirmed that it is…

BlackBerry mobiles could be increasingly attractive to those selling used p

BlackBerry mobiles could be increasingly attractive to those selling used p
People who sell used phones in order to upgrade to a newer and superior device may find they are becoming more tempted by BlackBerry models.Heather McLean, co-founder and editor of online mobile news publication Smart Gorillas, said Research in Motion (RIM) – which manufactures BlackBerry phones – has taken a "strong step in the right direction" with its latest releases.The expert warned that this is…

Trade in mobiles to join new payment system

Trade in mobiles to join new payment system
Consumers who trade in mobile phones and switch to a device capable of offering contactless payment will benefit from the technology.Simon Curtis, senior vice-president of strategic sales and business development for YES-Wallet.com, said the option is increasingly popular with Britons.Indeed, he noted that many people have been using mobiles to pay for goods for "some time"."Consumers are now addicted to their smartphones, spending on average…

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

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…

Film buffs may have perfect reasons to trade in mobiles

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…

Mobile recycling customers promised more from Microsoft and Samsung

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 developed by…

Three customers could trade in mobile for HTC Explorer

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…

New sat nav app available to those who recycle mobile phones

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 skobbler Navigation…