Google to Stop Third-Party Cookies by 2022: Opportunities, and Threats

Privacy on computers

Chrome to discontinue cookies. Google has announced to stop third-party cookies in its Chrome browser by 2022. Safari and Firefox had already made these changes years before. This news has made waves in the digital advertising industry that is likely to be affected by this bold move. Third party tracking. A third-party cookie is a […]

I declare W.O.R! Responsible Electronic Recycling.

No. This is not a typo. WOR stands for Wave of Responsibility. What does that mean to you? Let me tell you. Just a real-life scenario. There once was a woman named Ms. Climber.  She started a successful business and hired several people.  They all worked diligently with computers at each desk.  In April of […]

Everything That Looks Gold Is Gold In Our Industry

Everyone, in the electronic recycling industry, know where the gold market stands at any given time; or they should. 5/2016 When gold is high, the allure is too. Everyone, in the electronic recycling industry, know where the gold market stands at any given time; or they should.  Electronic recycling is controlled by the metal market. […]

Spend More Money to Recycle; But Not With Us

People that had done business with Urban E Recycling know we never charge for our services. Tweet We don’t want your money. We want your end-of-life electronics. Just in case you didn’t know, we recycle electronics in the Tampa Bay Area (now all of Florida); so, obviously, we are not talking about spending more money […]

A Simple Checklist to Avoid I.D.Theft

Congressman Bilirakis held two Identity Theft Prevention Fairs yesterday. I was asked to attend as a representative of my company, Urban E Recycling because of our policy and procedures in how we destroy data. But what surprised me, is the things I didn’t know, and things I knew but forgot or disregarded because they didn’t […]

On Location Earth Event April 12th

Urban E Recycling will be available on April 12th at 1626 Natures Way Blvd, Valrico, Florida, to celebrate Earth Day by helping consumers recycle their old electronic items for no charge. 03/2014 March 15, 2014 The drive to promote a “greener” Tampa Bay Area has received a huge boost from Urban E Recycling, a local […]

Electronics Security Alert!

Just about anyone knows that holding your important data on a computer is risky without secure software or some other protection. Tweet Password protection is only one step. Just about anyone knows that holding your important data on a computer is risky without secure software or some other protection.  Even using a password to protect […]

Electronic Recycling: The Importance of Computer Recycling for the Environment

Recycling computers is important to the environment in way you may not think about. Urban E Recycling makes it easy and safe. Tweet 5 things You Can Do to Reduce Electronic Waste Recycling is a popular activity in the world today given the threat of modernization to our environment. Over the years, we have been […]

Electronic Recycling and How We Started

Now it’s o.k.; now that the big boys started in a garage. Tweet Now it’s acceptable to start a business in your garage, now that the some major companies started in the humble garage. Major companies like, Apple and Amazon, but also for some companies that pre-date Apple: Harley-Davidson (1903), Walt Disney Company (1923), Wham-O (1948), […]

E-waste Creating Employment

Recycling e-waste creates jobs for professional recyclers and refurbishers and creates new markets for the valuable components that are dismantled. Kelly Sampson Tweet The e-waste business is getting bigger. The recycling of electronic waste is a rapidly expanding industry around the world and particularly here in the United States.  E-waste is usually comprised of old computers, […]