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Mobile lifecycle management handles excess inventory

Mobile lifecycle management and disposition vendors lead the way in handling the rapid turnover of mobile devices.

Tiny But Toxic

According to this infographic, 140,000,000 cell phones go to the landfill each year. That’s four phones every second – what a shame!

Did you know if 515 old cell phones were responsibly recycled, it would power one […]

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    Can damaged enterprise tablets influence company appearance?

Can damaged enterprise tablets influence company appearance?

Can damaged enterprise tablets and smartphones reflect negatively on a company’s appearance to potential clients?

A recently published report shows that almost half of those surveyed are presently using a damaged smartphone, and a quarter are using a scratched, dented or otherwise damaged tablet.

The survey, which consisted of 768 Americans who currently use a smartphone, […]

3 paths for your unwanted PC

PC shipments continue to exceed all expectations. New data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) shows PC shipments were down by 1.7 percent during the third quarter of 2014 compared to shipments during 2013′s Q3. Experts had previously forecast shipments to be down 4.1 percent.

What’s the reason for the surprisingly slow drop in PC […]

Larger tablet to overcome phablet takeover

Looks like Apple is on the right track! Forecasts for Apple’s largest iPad, iPad Pro, show sales will not be affected by the recent fall in tablets due to phablet popularity.

Apple is developing a larger iPad with a 12.9-inch display and plans to begin manufacturing early next year, according to Bloomberg. Apple’s existing iPads, […]

Dissolvable circuit board, chips to diminish e-waste

University of Illinois researchers have recently developed silicon circuit boards and chips that can be completely dissolved in water. This new innovation could significantly reduce the growing e-waste problem, resulting in far greener electronic devices.

By the year 2017, the Earth will feel the weight of as much as eight additional Egyptian Pyramids, leaving the […]

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    Craig Boswell to discuss ‘Trends Facing Mobile Carriers’ at E-Scrap

Craig Boswell to discuss ‘Trends Facing Mobile Carriers’ at E-Scrap

With one week left before Resource Recycling’s E-scrap conference kicks off, attendees have registered from 46 states, six Canadian provinces and 34 other countries!

In addition to the exhibition, conference sessions will occur, featuring presentations on the flow of e-scrap and also touch on policies, legislation and collection programs being implemented in different nations around […]