LG Optimus 2X mobile phone release date put back

Those who are planning to trade in their old mobile phone in order to pick up the latest Optimus 2X handset from LG may have to wait a while longer to get their hands on the new model.PC advisor reports that UK-based retail websites that had been promising a February 21st release date for the Korean firm's new flagship device have now put the launch…

Mobile broadband users may benefit from selling used phones

Selling used phones and investing the money raised in a deal with one of the leading providers of mobile broadband may be a shrewd move by those who like to get online as much as possible.New research by BroadbandGenie shows Three Mobile was the most popular supplier of internet to mobile consumers in 2010, after achieving greater sales figures than all of its rivals.It finished…

Recycling mobile phone may be way to read news on a budget

Recycling a mobile phone may help individuals find the funds to purchase an Apple iPhone, on which they have a number of options when it comes to keeping up with the latest news.Flora Graham, writing for CNET UK, reviews one of the newest to hit the market – the Guardian newspaper's official app.Costing £2.99 for a six-month subscription, the expert notes this is significantly cheaper…

Married Britons could use book to plot mobile trade-in and Facebook use

People who are married but would like to trade-in their mobile in order to get their hands on a top-of-the-range device that offers instant access to social networking site Facebook may wish to read a new book.Written by a couple who are both avid fans of the portal, Facebook and Your Marriage is a publication that explores the best ways to use the site while…

Trade-in mobile and switch to iPhone for Led Zeppelin app

Rock legends Led Zeppelin are the subject of a brand new iPhone app that could appeal to those who plan to trade-in their mobile and switch to the Apple device.The feature is entitled This Day in Led Zeppelin and includes a vast quantity of information on the popular band, including gigs they have played and songs they have released.A number of photographs also appear on…

Mobile phones fans prepare for arrival of new HTC models

Two new mobile phones designed and produced by the popular brand HTC will soon be available in the UK, it has been reported.Flora Graham, writing for CNET UK, explains the manufacturer is to launch the HTC 7 Pro and HTC Gratia – albeit through slightly unorthodox channels – next month.She notes the devices have only been sold to distributors thus far, meaning online portals are…

Nokia mobile phone downloads ‘soar in China’

Consumers who trade-in a mobile phone in order to switch to one of Nokia's top handsets can do so safe in the knowledge that millions of others around the world are also using the brand's devices on a daily basis.Adam, author of the Nokia Conversations blog, quotes the 2010 China Mobile Application Report, which he says shows 65.2 per cent of the Asian country's population…

Finding right mobile phone could be key to music downloads

Trading-in a mobile phone and switching to a model on a more favourable payment plan may be the key to enjoying regular music downloads.Tim Green, executive editor of Mobile Entertainment, explains data charges are arguably the major reason the process is not more widespread.He suggests all-you-can-eat internet packages have helped some users get around this problem, but many remain constrained by the amount of megabytes…