Electronic waste, including old cell phones, is a serious problem all over the world, and WEEE Systems, a startup company based in the United Kingdom, has big plans to try to deal with the growing issue.
The proposed merger between US cell phone giants AT&T and T-Mobile USA appears to be close to the scrapheap following a Thursday announcement that the companies have withdrawn their application to join their cellular phone operations to the Federal Communications Commission.
The first electronic waste collection center in the state of Sarawek in Borneo will be set up in Sibu, with efforts now underway to find an appropriate piece of land for the scheme.
Smartphones are often offered at discounted prices for customers who will agree to a service contract for a specified term with a mobile website provider, usually one or two years, but the giant Internet retailer Amazon has taken this idea to an extreme with their new “Penny Pincher” cell phone sale. As the sale name […]
New and old cell phones are being used to track shoppers at malls in Temecula and Richmond in the United States this holiday season.
‘Black Friday’ is synonymous with getting up insanely early to find great deals at malls and stores all around town, but as cell phones become ever more popular, the day may also come to mean something else in the minds of many shoppers: cell phone tracking.
Boston University Police are searching for a thief who drives up to his victims on a moped, grabs their new or old cell phone from out of their hands and then rides off again.
The Raffles International School in Dubai has managed to collect 200 kilograms of paper, seven printers, 70 kilograms of used batteries, plenty of cable and lots more in a bid to raise environmental awareness in its students.
A new cell phone handset shaped like a traditional telephone, complete with rounded receiver and transmitter, hand cradle and even the curly tinsel wire, is turning retro cool into a big seller, with cell phone users snapping up the product.
Old cell phones in Argentina are currently being replaced after an average of just two years of use. The country has a population of 40 million, with more than half of those, 34.4 million people, cell phone subscribers.