In your excitement over the latest smartphone model, spare a thought for your old device. Tossing it into the trash is not only a waste of money, it's also bad for the environment. Instead, give a fresh lease on life to your now-outdated hardware.
Most of us have at least one phone, tablet, or laptop gathering dust in a closet. Here are a few ideas for what you can do with that old piece of tech, any of which can be tackled no matter what your level of technical know-how.