Catch Sky News after trading in mobile for iPhone

Consumers who want to make use of the new Sky Go app may be interested in selling their mobile phone and purchasing an iPhone, after the program was added to the Apple App Store.According to reports, the application means users can watch and record Sky television on the handset no matter where they are, as well as pause and rewind live broadcasts.The app is only…

Cash for phones could help with shopping sprees

People who take cash for phones and invest in a newer device could put the money gained from the sale of their old model to good use by enjoying a shopping spree.And the best news of all may be that they can use their newly-acquired mobile to locate and purchase goods from a variety of high street stores.New figures from the British Retail Consortium show…

BlackBerry Bold 9780 may inspire people to sell mobiles

A number of Britons might find they wish to sell mobile phones and invest in the BlackBerry Bold 9780 after being reminded of its capabilities.Research in Motion (RIM), which creates the brand's models, has revealed it is launching a special Vietnamese version of the device only for sale in the country.While some aspects of the model have been altered to suit the new audience, including…

Sell mobile phone and switch to Orange for holiday deals

Selling a mobile phone and switching to Orange could be a good idea for those who want to reduce the amount of money they spend on their data use abroad, after the company announced a new browsing bundle.The organisation recently launched the new European Union mobile internet browsing bundle, offering those on pay monthly, small business and dongle contracts the chance to use 30Mb for…

Phone users offered chance to shop at Sainsbury’s via mobiles

People might like to trade in their mobile phones and switch to a new device before taking advantage of a tool launched this week by Sainsbury's.The retailer has confirmed it has created a special online service specifically for mobile users in order to browse products and make purchases.Click & Collect allows consumers to place an order for items from the store by 14:00 BST and…

Social networks may be vital consideration when recycling mobile phones

Many people are happy to recycle mobile phones when they switch to a new and hi-tech device that performs all of their most valued functions.But it is important to ensure that any potential handset does indeed work in the way that a consumer hopes, which could include offering access to social networks.According to new figures from ABI Research, some 73 per cent of mobile users…

Cash for phones could be tempting after BBC survey

Consumers could be tempted to take cash for phones upon the conclusion of an upcoming survey by the BBC.The broadcaster is to begin research into the state of mobile phone coverage around the UK and will publish its results at a later date.It will find areas where 2G and 3G services work well and not so well, giving mobile users the chance to assess an…

Web browsing may be crucial factor when trading in mobiles

One of the greatest reasons to trade in a mobile phone and switch to a newer device is to improve access to top web browsing technology.That is because, in the opinion of one expert at least, enjoying the internet via a mobile is becoming an increasingly popular option.Rob Thurner, mobile consultant and digital trainer at the Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing, explained handsets are…