LG Chocolate BL40 screen highlighted

The LG Chocolate BL40 has been highlighted for its many innovative features by its creators. However, although there are a host of facilities onboard the new device, particular attention has been paid to the four-inch display that sits on its front panel. According to the South Korean manufacturer, this could be one of the Black Label Series handset's most attractive features for some, especially when…

Apple iPhone app advert “not misleading”

Those who have recently recycled their phone and replaced it with a brand new Apple iPhone 3G may have an opinion on a recent judgment from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA).An advert for the handset pointed out various apps that can be downloaded to help with everyday tasks.But ten viewers asked whether the voice-over quote - "there's an app for just about anything. Only on…

Nokia 6700 Classic ‘reminds you of a simpler time’

The latest mobile phones are not always to everyone's tastes, which is where one reviewer has claimed the Nokia 6700 Classic comes in.In a world where touchscreen handsets are backed by the most up-to-date features and gizmo's, Cnet's Flora Graham said the Finnish manufacturer has launched a model that bucks this trend.The stainless steel casing of the gadget was singled out for praise and the…

LG Viewty Smart makers announce green plans

According to a new publication, the company behind the LG Arena and Viewty Smart will continue to commit to tackling climate change. In news that may interest those recycling mobile phones, the group has issued its 2009 Environmental Report in which it promises to carry on pushing for greener processes. LG explained that by ensuring it could offer the most sustainable practices possible, it would…

HTC Touch Pro2 put up against Nokia N97

A new review has put two of the latest phones up against one another to see which one comes out on top. The Nokia N97 was launched just a few weeks ago and IntoMobile found the device to be a great option for consumers who are fans of the Finnish manufacturer's Symbian S60 operating system However the HTC Touch Pro2 - which Orange announced would…

Businesses encouraged to lead on green initiatives

The public sector needs to be encouraged to adopt more ecologically-focused principles when it comes to technology, it has been advised.In comments which may inspire some firms to recycle mobilephones, a spokesman for BusinessGreen.com, a publication which specialises in boosting the green credentials of businesses, talked about some recently-announced eco-plans.He explained the government's Greening ICT Strategy was one example of proof that companies could be…

Sony Ericsson W995 ‘makes Walkman even better’

The Sony Ericsson W995 is a camera-focused mobile phone that is more than adequate for those not willing to wait for the manufacturer's Satio model, a new article states. In a piece for T3, Rhiain Morgan suggests the device may not boast the 12.1-megapixiel snapper of its sibling but - as that gadget is not expected to hit the market till November - it will…

T Mobile G1 users offered new green app

A new application has been launched that may interest consumers recycling mobile phones who happen to be on the T Mobile network.The carrier announced the release of a new downloadable software feature that can be applied to a number of its compatible devices and encourages the user to act in a more environmentally-friendly manner.Working with a number of retailers including Method, Jamba Juice, Volcom, Roxy…