Where do old cell phones and other forms of discarded electronic equipment go? The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is trying to find out, working with both electronics recycling companies and educational not-for-profit organizations and using tracking software to find out just where used cell phones and other forms of e-waste actually end up.
They told us it wouldn’t happen, but apparently they’ve changed their minds.
Those who use new and old cell phones are being overcharged for expensive wireless data that they are not even using by the end of each month, according to a new report.
A voluntary ban on drivers using new or old cell phones near parks in Marble Falls in the United States could be implemented if a suggestion by city leaders receives enough popular support.
The CIA and NSA may have the ability to track you via your used cell phone.
As SmartPhones, computers, and tablets become more prominent in our daily lives, the US Environmental Protection Agency furthers its efforts to educate consumers about the importance of recycling.
A 22-year-old soldier in the National Guard has found his new cell phone number is in fact the old cell phone number of the Mayor of Memphis in the United States, AC Wharton.
Actor Jude Law will be meeting with American law enforcers (in the form of the FBI) to discuss claims his used cell phone was hacked by journalists working for Rupert Murdoch’s News International, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
41-year-old Juan Ramirez Chavez, an illegal immigrant from Escondido, may live out the rest of his days known under a different moniker – that of “The Cell Phone Pervert”, as he has been dubbed by police.
First quarter figures show Vodafone losing 139,000 customers. I was not one of them; I bailed on Vodafone two years ago. But, the highly-popular UK mobile service provider is still going strong despite the loss.