Mobile phones ‘helping social networks’

New mobile phones are helping to increase the popularity of social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook, it has been suggested. A number of consumers are opting to buy smartphones that can access the internet, as they want to be able to keep up-to-date with friends and family while on the move. Jennifer L Jacobson, director of public relations at Retrevo and social media…

Mobile users could use cash from old device to buy iPhone

Consumers could get cash for a mobile phone and use it towards a brand new Apple iPhone.iPhone owners have access to a range of apps, such as the Spotify app that allows mobile users access to music tracks.This may be attractive to many people, as it may mean the end of having to take both a mobile phone and a music-playing device out.Spotify has rolled…

Sell an old mobile phone to gain access to Ovi Maps

Consumers may like to sell an old mobile phone with Mazuma ahead of the summer in order to take advantage of updated technology from Nokia.The Finnish mobile telecommunications provider has revealed its Ovi Maps application on handsets is significant enhanced ahead of the holiday season.People set to take a break either at home or abroad who feel the free navigation system may be of use…

Consumers told: Recycle your old mobile

Recycling an old mobile phone for cash with Mazuma could be something worth considering, if recent suggestions are anything to go by. According to research carried out by ICM for Consumer Focus, there are an estimated 85 million old phones in the UK. Savvy consumers could send these to Mazuma and receive money while also helping to protect the environment. Mobile phone expert at Consumer…

Music lovers could sell an old phone

Mobile phone network Orange has revealed a new competition that could tempt music lovers. It has announced that from today (May 26th) until June 9th it will give aware a pair of tickets for this year's sold-out Glastonbury festival every day. Those hoping to get their hands on the tickets need to visit the Orange website and then spot an orange Wellington boot in a…

Are you making the most of your phone?

People looking to make use of the internet while travelling could wish to consider selling their old mobile phone for cash. This may allow them to upgrade to a new device with Wi-Fi, a technology with a history dating back 25 years. It is that long since the Federal Communications Commission allowed Wi-Fi to be developed by giving the 802.11 committee unlicensed access to the…

New phone could be ideal for social networking fans

A new mobile phone could be just the thing for people who enjoy using social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Selling an old phone with Mazuma could provide the cash to put towards a new smartphone which allows people to follow their friends' updates wherever they are. Social networking is a growing trend in the UK with a recent survey by the United…

Phones to benefit from plans?

Mobile phones could soon see improvements, following a new joint project between Nokia and Yahoo!. Consumers could benefit from improved navigation services such as Ovi Maps as both companies aim to make improvements to this service. "We believe Nokia's strength and continued investment in maps and navigation will greatly enhance our existing products, enabling us to focus on areas that are core to our business,"…