SquareTrade, a company that provides warranty repairs for consumer electronics, revealed in a report today that Americans have spent an approximate cumulative total of $5.9 billion on damaged iPhones since the device’s introduction in 2007.
Today, T-Mobile USA and Assurant Solutions announced the availability of a new mobile device protection program for T-Mobile customers in the United States. The program, called Monthly4G Handset Protection (MHP), includes coverage for accidental damage, water damage, loss, theft, and mechanical or electrical malfunction after the manufacturer’s warranty has expired.
Long story short, I got a Microsoft Surface Pro 2 as a desktop replacement, and I like it so much that I'm going to upgrade to a Surface Pro 3. In addition to the Surface Pro 2 (128gb version), I also have a black type keyboard and the desktop docking station. An extended warranty covers the unit and the keyboard and includes accidental damage.
In 2013, smartphones are poised to make a big leap in growth. According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), smartphones are expected to rise about 32.7% during this year which should reach in a total number of 958.8 million units, up from 722.5 million from the previous year. Now days smartphones aren’t considered a luxury item as it once was just a couple years back.