Recycling

HOBI weekly blog recap 4/17-4/21

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 4/17-4/21

How to get involved for Earth Day 2017

Saturday marks the 47th  annual Earth Day. Many communities host a variety of Earth Day activities to encourage environmental well-being and education. One way to get involved in the Earth Day celebrations is recycling old electronics […]

HOBI International, Inc. joins recyclers everywhere in highlighting the importance of recycling on Earth Day

(DALLAS, Texas) – In recognition of the 47th Earth Day today, HOBI International, Inc. is joining individuals and organizations around the world in celebration of the earth and what can be done to preserve the planet. Earth Day, started in 1970, takes place every April 22 in a worldwide effort to save and nurture the […]

By |April 19th, 2017|News, Recycling|0 Comments

HOBI weekly blog recap 3/27-3/31

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog from the week of 3/27-3/31.

Study finds 40 percent of used devices available for resale contain personally identifiable information

Last week, the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID) published results from a large-scale study analyzing personally identifiable information (PII) found in publicly resold electronics. The study found 40 percent […]

By |March 31st, 2017|data security, Mobile, News, Recycling, Tablets|0 Comments

Study finds 40 percent of used devices available for resale contain personally identifiable information

Last week, the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID) published results from a large-scale study analyzing personally identifiable information (PII) found in publicly resold electronics. The study found 40 percent of the tested devices contained PII.

NAID commissioned CPR Tools, Inc. to test used tablets, hard drives and mobile phones for PII. This is the largest […]

By |March 30th, 2017|data security, News, Recycling, Repair|1 Comment

HOBI International, Inc. weekly blog recap 3/20-3/24

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 3/20-3/24

E-Scrap recycling market anticipating substantial growth

Transparency Market Research anticipates substantial growth for the e-scrap recycling market until 2022. The report indicates the market will grow at a CAGR of 7.2 percent within the next five years.

Google releases developer preview of latest Android OS

Yesterday, […]

By |March 24th, 2017|data security, Mobile, Recycling, Tablets|0 Comments

E-Scrap recycling market anticipating substantial growth

Transparency Market Research anticipates substantial growth for the e-scrap recycling market until 2022. The report indicates the market will grow at a CAGR of 7.2 percent within the next five years.

TMR lists the key drivers for market growth as growing use of electronics, shortening device lifecycles, environmental and health hazard prevention, increasing government regulation […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|Electronics Recycling, Recycling|1 Comment

HOBI International, Inc. weekly blog recap 3/6-3/10

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 3/6-3/10

Increasing cloud adoption inspires rapid cloud security market growth

According to Zion Market Research, the cloud security market will reach $9.8 billion by 2020, growing at an overall CAGR of 12 percent. The market is split into three segments: public cloud, private cloud and […]

By |March 10th, 2017|ITAD, Mobile, Recycling, Repair, Tablets|0 Comments

HOBI weekly blog recap 2/13-2/17

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 2/13-2/17

Two educational technology concerns and their solutions

Technology in the classroom brings opportunities for increased lesson plan flexibility, outside-the-classroom resources and improved teacher-student interaction.

What to do with old devices after Valentine’s Day

New tablets, smartphones and wearable technology are popular gifts each Valentine’s Day. […]