How Mobile Asset Management Contributes to a Circular Economy

Proper IT asset management is the key to creating a sustainable closed-loop circular economy, especially when it comes to mobile asset management. The world is overrun with technology, but the primary device used across the globe is mobile phones. Statistics show that 7.26 billion people in the world own a mobile phone, 6.64 billion of…

IT Asset Management in 2022

IT asset management is an integral part of an enterprise, and now that most businesses have a hybrid work schedule, managing IT assets is even more crucial. Proper IT asset management is the key to a smooth, transparent operating process and can benefit a business in many ways including, strengthening data security, bringing order and…

Dangers of Self Repair Include Setting Your House on Fire

As technology evolves, it also becomes more expensive. Newer smartphone models range anywhere from $800-$1,000 and higher depending on size, storage capacity etc. Repairing devices can be almost as expensive as purchasing a new one, which is leading many consumers on the quest to repair their device elsewhere. Instead of getting slapped with a bill…

HOBI Weekly Blog Recap (4/25-28/22)

Below is a weekly recap of the week’s blog posts including new e-scrap regulations in New York, how to recover lost files or documents, the rising need for cybersecurity post-pandemic, and Apple’s steps to make the company more eco-friendly.  New York Adopts E-Scrap Regulations  The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) published the…

Apple Takes Steps Toward a Greener Future

Apple’s sleek products are beloved around the globe, but the company has been under fire in recent years for false environmental claims. Despite the tech giant’s prior claims of being environmentally conscious, Apple is still the largest manufacturer of electronic devices, therefore, directly responsible for a large portion of the world’s electronic waste. However, this…