When Earth Day is celebrated on April 22, it's a good time of year to think about recycling or trading in some of your older gadgets. From wearable devices to old cellphones to outdated cords, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best resources to reduce your electronic waste in this Tech Minute.
Even though gift cards often make perfect presents, it's easy for them to accumulate and go unused. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on ways to resell unused gift cards and even buy more at a discount.
The company, FirstTech, says that there's simply no way to compete any more with big box stores and their low margins.
Smart consumers can get a great deal on a used device, while early adopters can invest in new tech knowing there will likely be a gadget once they move on to the next generation.
In honor of its two year anniversary, the Tucows-owned MVNO drops prices.
Chairman Tom Wheeler tells TV broadcasters he's heard their concerns about the 2016 sale of wireless spectrum and is willing to make changes so the auction will be a success.
Customers would get store credits for Apple products, while manufacturer Foxconn would resell the iPhones after fixing them up.
Chief executive Marcelo Claure defends the company's stance as the only major wireless operator to support the FCC's new Net neutrality regulation.
Thefts of Apple's smartphone have plummeted in San Francisco, New York and London following the debut of the company's Activation Lock feature in fall 2013.
If you got new tech toys over the holidays, consider donating your old gadgets and computers to organizations that can refurbish or resell them. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on ways you can recycle your technology while helping those in need.