The three Rs: Reuse, Reduce, Recycle.
These Rs are not even half of what a certified IT asset management organization can do for your company. At first glance, reverse logistics may seem like a complicated process, but managing the flow of IT equipment is essential for every business. Experts in the reverse logistics process determine […]
Smartphones will always be the hot electronic, huh? Think again! For the first time ever, the smartphone market will show signs of recession, according to a forecast from IDC.
While shipments are continuing to increase, the growth is slowing to the single digits. A mere 8% growth in smartphone shipments is forecasted for 2017, making […]
Mobile devices are taking over, clearly! So obviously electronics recyclers and IT asset management vendors should focus on this emerging market.
In reality, 89% of e-waste is being pushed to the side due to popularity in recycling mobile devices.
According to a study by the US environmental Protection Agency only 11% of electronic waste is made […]
Now is the most lucrative time to be a certified electronics recycler, as the global industry is expected to quadruple in the next few years.
According to e-Scrap News, the annual e-scrap market is expected to reach nearly $41.4 billion by 2019, more than four times its 2012 value of $9.8 billion. By volume, the […]
Almost a year long fight and the cell phone unlocking ban is settled. Kind of.
Not to be confused with jail breaking, cell phone unlocking is the process of making a device compatible with multiple networks without sacrificing the quality of the device. The process has been controversial in recent years, as carriers want […]
Smartphone screens as hard as a diamond! Well, almost.
Sapphire is the second-hardest material on the planet. Manufactured sapphire, a substance already used to armor some military vehicles, may make an appearance in smartphone and tablet screens. Recent company projections suggest we could see a new iPhone launch with sapphire glass coming this fall, supplied […]