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Cell Phone Recycling Scheme Welcomes New Light

Streamlight Inc has joined the call. The company, which manufactures high performance flashlights and is regarded as one of the biggest names in that industry, has joined in with the recycling program known as Call2Recycle. Call2Recycle was set up to help with the recycling of rechargeable batteries and old cell phones in North America way back in 1994, and in the almost seventeen years since its inception has sent more than fifty million pounds of rechargeable batteries and old cellular phones that would otherwise have been headed to landfills to one of their thirty thousand recycling drop off locations across the country.

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Cell Phone Recycling at High School

The student council at the Magnolia West High School in Houston has decided to take action on the environment, setting up its own cell phone recycling scheme for school students. Magnolia West High School student council member Jaiden Whitely said the council decided to pursue the project as one of their philanthropy assignments for the current school semester, and soon saw the benefits of persuading people to get into the cell phone recycling process rather than just throwing them out to end up as landfill.

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Good News for BlackBerry Lovers: Give Your Phone an Upgrade in January

The end of January will see the most recent BlackBerry from RIM probably getting upgraded to the OS6 operating system.

The recent BlackBerry OS version arrives with a whole bunch of new features and enhancements along with a powerful WebKit-powered browser. This seems to consist of unified built-in software for social networking, universal search, tabbed browsing, superior camera facilities and album art for music tracks.