Customers to sell old phone so they can buy iPhone 4 on Three?

Fans of smartphones may be interested to hear Three is now selling the iPhone 4 in its stores across the UK.People could sell their old phone to generate cash, which they could then use towards the cost of a new iPhone 4.The handset comes with Retina technology, giving it a crisp display and uses the highest resolution ever built into a phone.Marc Allera, sales and…

Selling current mobile could fund Xperia X8 purchase

Individuals planning to purchase a new mobile may like to sell their old handset to raise funds for the Xperia X8.The handset is the latest offering from Sony Ericsson and it comes with Google's open-source Android OS.Timescape is featured on the mobile too, allowing people to access social networking sites at the touch of a button.Product marketing manger Timo Maassmann remarked: "We are delighted to…

Extra mobile phone users set for iPhone 4 access

Mobile phone fans across the world are gearing up for the release of Apple's revolutionary iPhone 4.The manufacturer is making the handset available in 17 more countries - to add to the five where it is currently offered - from tomorrow (July 30th).Among the nations set to enjoy access to the Apple device are Ireland, Italy and the Netherlands.They will join the UK, Germany, France,…

New mobile phone owners could enjoy updated Google Maps

Consumers with the latest mobile phones are in pole position when it comes to making the most of the updated Google Maps technology.According to the Google Mobile Blog, the feature has been revamped for the sixth time in as many months.Mobile phones that run on the Android 4.4 operating system will be able to launch the new version of the navigation service.It could be so…

Retro games ‘are a favourite of mobile phone users’

A trio of apps have been highlighted by an expert that could satisfy mobile phone users with a passion for the past.Ian, author of the Nokia Conversations blog, explains the three apps in question have made it into his review of the week because of a "heavy influx of retro-gaming classics" in the market.The first game to have been revitalised by the brand in app…

Apple iPhone owners first in line for BBC News app

A BBC News app for the Apple iPhone has been released, in a move that may please many mobile phone users.But those without one of the revolutionary handsets may be best advised to recycle an old mobile and put the cash towards an iPhone.Erik Huggers, director of BBC Future Media and Technology, writing for the news source's blog, says the "first-class journalist" that is the…

LG Optimus GT540 may be most stylish budget mobile phone

Consumers searching for a smart and stylish handset on a budget may wish to consider the LG Optimus GT540.While reviewer Charles Kloet, writing for CNET UK, admits it not a "top-end device", it can compete with the likes of the iPhone and HTC Wildfire on an aesthetic level."[It] fits snugly in your hand and the brushed-metal effect on the battery cover and sides of the…

Make use of Apple iPhones and iPads on UK summer holidays

Mobile phone users currently in possession of an Apple iPhone or iPad have the chance to map out a summer holiday in the UK with their handset.Cool Places apps have been launched today (July 23rd), offering information and advice on a host of UK towns, cities and resorts.They range from seaside spots such as Bournemouth and Falmouth to the historic cities of York and Bath,…