ISRI Continues Push For Bulk Unlocking of Mobile Devices

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, with the support of mobile device refurbishers and recylers, told the U.S. Copyright Office that bulk unlocking of cellphone and tablets for resale does not violate copyright law and should continue to be allowed. Eric Harris, ISRI’s associate council, testified before the United State Copyright Office May 26. ISRI’s position […]

By |Thursday, May 28, 2015|Compliance, Electronics Recycling, Mobile|0 Comments

Your smartphone is lost or stolen. Now what?

All of us have come to rely on our smartphones for just about everything. They tell us what time it is, they tell us when someone calls us, they carry all of our photos, they play our music, they allow us to watch videos, they help us send and receive emails, and much more. The […]

By |Tuesday, March 31, 2015|Mobile|0 Comments

Three Questions to Ask your ITAD provider

Hiring an IT asset disposition company to dispose of your outdated IT systems is a great way to save your company time and money. In order ensure you choose the best IT asset disposition person there are three questions that you should ask.

What is your data destruction policy and process?

This question is important because if your old systems […]

By |Wednesday, March 25, 2015|Compliance, Data Erasure, ITAD, Reverse Logistics|0 Comments

Data Erasure…What’s Your Poison?

Too many companies make the mistake of underestimating the importance of proper data erasure and overestimating the capabilities of their IT department. Because IT departments face a number of different challenges everyday, many are not able to adequately monitor the data erasure process from start to finish in the way a certified IT asset disposition […]

By |Thursday, March 12, 2015|Data Erasure, IT Asset Management, ITAD|0 Comments
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Everyone is freaking out about the Gold MacBook

Apparently if you make something gold, everyone wants a piece of it!

“It is unbelievable! Can you even see it?” joked CEO Tim Cook, as he announced Apple’s brand-spankin’ new MacBook – in GOLD.

Basics you should know:

Set to launch on April 10.

Its internal logic board is 67% smaller than those in previous MacBooks

It has no fans, […]

By |Tuesday, March 10, 2015|Mobile|0 Comments
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3 tips to extend smartphone battery life

It’s a true fear of mine that my smartphone battery will die in the middle of night, leaving me with no abrupt ‘wake-up’ alarm and totally disconnected from the world.

Mobility just got a little bit easier as tips and tricks are released for smartphone battery conservation.

Here are 3 tips to extend smartphone battery life

1. Start […]

By |Thursday, March 5, 2015|Mobile|0 Comments