New apps for BlackBerry and iPhone

There are now two more reasons for people to consider mobile recycling in favour of a BlackBerry Curve or Apple iPhone 3G S. Both handsets received new compatible software this week, although the former focuses on entertainment while the latter is designed to help users monitor their accounts. Fans of stadium rock may be tempted to sell mobiles they no longer need to buy a…

O2 boosts Nokia 5220 tariff

Consumers recycling mobile phones for a handset like the Nokia 5220 may be tempted by the latest announcement from O2.It was announced this week by the network that it had revised one of its pay-as-you-go options for a limited time, which would cut the amount customers have to spend to qualify for extras.Between now and October 31st - when the deadline for offer closes -…

O2 study and Apple iPhone use

A new study looking at the behaviour of customers has been conducted by the network that supplies the Apple iPhone 3G in the UK. O2 published the report this week that looked at what kind of activity people were taking part in with their handsets between the hours of 22:00 and 23:00 - traditionally, the time many might be heading home from the pub. It…

New Motorola innovation is “pretty standard”

Those who are planning to recycle their phone and buy a new one might be interested to hear what one expert thinks about the latest from Motorola.Conrad Longmore is editor of Mobile Gazette and commented on the launch of the DEXT Android-powered phone and MOTOBLUR interface.According to the manufacturer, DEXT is the only handset to automatically deliver and organise content on to the user's home…

Nokia Twist 7705 ‘uniquely designed for messaging’

Nokia has announced a new mobile phone that could tempt those looking to sell mobilephones that are less messaging-orientated.It is noted by the Finish manufacturer that the new handset is targeted specifically at those who ligke to communicate in this manner.The group explained the Nokia Twist 7705 has a unique design that is crafted specifically to take advantage of this - with a full qwerty…

Motorola MOTOBLUR announced

A new handset has been launched that those looking to sell mobilephones might be interested in.The Motorola MOTOBLUR was announced by the manufacturer this week, which suggested it could be an ideal solution for those looking at a new model that helps them organise their lives.As one of the latest phones to come equipped with the Google Android operating system (OS), access is given to…

Nokia X6 and X3 ‘continue firm’s commitment to music’

The upcoming Nokia X6 and X3 have been discussed for their reflection of the manufacturer's commitment to music – and both of these models may be good options for those planning to recycle a mobile phone and use the cash to upgrade.Nokia Conversations described them as "big hits" at a recent industry event and said the fact the X3 will be a Comes With Music…

LG Chocolate BL40 gets fashionable accessory

LG has teamed up with a British design duo to offer a new accessory for use with one of its latest handsets.The carry case is put together by the Twenty8Twelve fashion label, which is helmed by creative director Savannah Miller and Hollywood actress Sienna Miller.Designed for use with the new LG Chocolate BL40, the holder represents the first collaboration between the companys and according to…