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3 things you can do with your old iPhone

With less than three weeks until the release of the iPhone 6, today (but, yesterday would have been even better) is the day to decide what to do with your old model before you upgrade.
Here’s why – there is a predictable 15-20 percent value decline seen across all older iPhone models in the six-week […]

Mobility is its own worst enemy

Mobility means innovation and productivity. Unfortunately, mobility is its own worst enemy when it comes to security and management.

Think about this:

61 percent of organizations say that data theft and cybercrime are the greatest threats to their reputation.

The average cost of a security breach is as much as $6 million for an organization, according to […]

Look mom, no wires!

Intel is hard at work to ditch the wires in order to drive its business PC market.

Future business PCs will have “no wires” capabilities. This will include an enterprise version of the Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi) technology found in Intel-based consumer laptops, wireless docking for desktop devices and wireless charging of the laptop […]

Electronics Remarketing Goes Abroad To Secondary Markets

Let’s face it, once a new Android or iPhone comes to market, consumers are drawn to toss the old device into the junk drawer and pick up an upgrade right away. This “out with the old, in with the new” attitude results in consumers hoarding about $34 billion in old cellphones.

The lifetime of an […]

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    Apple improves design for disassembly with ban of two toxic chemicals

Apple improves design for disassembly with ban of two toxic chemicals

Lisa Jackson, vice president of environmental initiatives at worldwide tech giant, Apple, says the company will prohibit the use of benzene and n-hexane in the assembly of its electronics used in overseas factories during the final stages of iPhone production.

Benzene: A carcinogen associated with leukemia
N-hexane: Workers who are exposed to high concentrations in large […]

HOBI to exhibit at WBDC’s EWC

Stop by Booth 209 at WBDC’s Entrepreneurial Women’s Conference (EWC) on 9/17 in Chicago to learn more about HOBI International’s IT and mobile asset management solutions.

Who is WBDC?

The Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) is a one of a kind non-profit focused on fueling the economy through entrepreneurship. As the oldest, largest and most comprehensive […]