Mental Health Awareness Week 2024

Jamie’s Computers raises funds for their parent charity The Society of St James, through profits that are made. The Society of St James are a homelessness charity based in Southampton and Portsmouth. Providing supporting vunrable people experiencing homelessness, problems with alcohol and substance abuse and other complex needs to change…

Update

What have we been up to?

It has been a busy few weeks at Jamie’s Computers. We have received lots of donations big and small, each one will make a big difference. Our mission is to refurbish all that we can and, of course, recycle everything correctly and ethically. Thank you to all for all the…

Earth Day: Planet Vs. Plastic

Planet vs. Plastic – Earth Day 2024

At Jamie’s Computers we want to share our efforts and mission to improve sustainability and reduce our carbon footprint.

Event Announcement

Radio & Computer Boot Sale 2024 – Event!

Exciting News: Jamie’s Computers to Attend Wildern and ARAC – Andover Radio Amateur Club – Radio & Computer Boot Sale 2024! 📻 Happening on Sunday 21st April 2024 As passionate advocates for all things tech-related, we couldn’t be more excited to join fellow enthusiasts and vendors at this exciting gathering….

WEEE Recycling Decoded

WEEE can usually be defined as, most, products that are battery or plug operated.

Team Wilder

Team Wilder Southampton

The aim of their project is to “Create a Wilder Southampton, where wildlife is thriving and everyone benefits from a healthy environment. We want to see more wildlife friendly areas that are created and supported by the community project”.

New Website Launch – Coming Soon!

At Jamie’s Computers, we’re constantly breathing new life into tech, and now it’s our website’s turn for a makeover! We’re thrilled to announce the upcoming launch of our brand-new website. We’re not just upgrading the look; we’re enhancing your experience. Here’s a sneak peek into what’s coming your way: Keep…

Tokyo’s Olympics Medals are Made Out of Recycled Electronics

Tokyo’s Olympic medals for the 2020 Olympic games this year are all made out of recycled electronic items, including mobile phones. Between April 2017 and March 2019, the Tokyo 2020 Medal Project collected approximately 78,985 tonnes of small electronic devices to use in their recycled medals. Once collected, the items were then…

How to Prolong the Life of Your Smartphone

The UK’s new Right to Repair laws require that manufacturers make spare parts available for broken electrical goods – however, this law does not apply to smartphones and mobile devices. So, how can you prolong the life of your phone and make sure it doesn’t become e-waste? Repair It The first, and…

Cyber Essentials Plus Accredited

Jamie’s Computers is a subsidiary social enterprise of The Society of St James Charity and are pleased to announce our new accreditation. Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed, industry-supported scheme to help organisations protect themselves against common online threats. The Government worked with the Information Assurance for Small and Medium Enterprises (IASME) consortium…