Apple has amended its Reuse and Recycling program to include the iPad 2. In August Apple updated the policy to provide gift cards, and in October began offering up to $200 for iPhones. The gift card amount you will receive for your old iPad depends on it’s age and condition, but ranges up to $320 on the high end. Other outlets like eBay and Gazelle offer actual money for a trade-in, but if you’re planning to buy the new iPad, it might not be such a bad deal. Either way, if you haven’t ordered your new iPad yet, you’ll have some time to think it over; orders from the Apple Online Store list ship times as 2-3 weeks. Read the whole story at The Next Web

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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