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    Best Buy Will Soon Let You Rent Gadgets Instead of Buying them

    Best Buy, like any big box retailer, sees a lot of returns. It’s not debilitating, but it does pose some problems — most immediately, what to do with items that have been opened and returned. Usually, Best Buy stores restock those items and sell them at lower prices, but thanks to a partnership with a rental […]

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    Sony and Best Buy Team Up to Create Hi-Res Audio Listening Centers

    Sony has been actively promoting the idea of hi-res audio since the re-release of the Walkman as a high-end audiophile product last year. Sony’s concept of hi-res audio includes high bitrate playback of uncompressed music files, along with more powerful amplifiers and digital-to-analog converters. They’ve made a couple players with that have earned the hi-res […]

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    Best Buy Offers Free Born This Way CD with Phone Purchases

    Best Buy Mobile has announced a special promotion which offers customers a free Born This Way CD with the purchase of any postpaid mobile phone, along with a 2 year contract. The offer runs from May 22nd through May 28th. Also, anyone who purchases one of their three featured smartphones will receive both a physical […]

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    Revamped HP Mini 210 Netbooks Get New Pink Plaid Treatment

    The original Preppy Pink HP Mini 210 that was announced in May of 2010 has been revamped and now sports the same updated form-factor of the rest of the Mini 210 line, which means it’s less than an inch thin and packs in 10.75 hours of battery life. This time around there are two plaid […]

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    Toshiba Announces Satellite L635 Kids PC a Best Buy Exclusive

    Well it looks like Toshiba is throwing its hat in the ring of kid friendly computers. Today they announced the Satellite L635 Kids’ PC, Toshiba’s first kid-centric laptop design, that will exclusively be available at Best Buy. Best Buy and Toshiba collaboratively worked on the design of the Satellite L635 Kids’ PC which incorporates a […]

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    Best Buy Discovers That Women Buy Lots of Gadgets

    We thought it was old news by now that women are big shoppers, especially and potentially when it comes to electronics. But apparently, it’s only recently that Best Buy realized that so many women like to buy gadgets! It turns out that women spend about 85% of the disposable income in the U.S. According to […]

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    Samsung’s Multimedia Notebooks Make Their Way to Best Buy

    It took years for Samsung to start selling their stylish laptops in the United States. But even once they became available in the U.S., pretty much the only place you could find them was online. If you’re like us, you probably like to see a laptop in person before shelling out your hard earned cash […]

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    Best Buy Mobile Tour

    This week we were invited to visit one of Best Buy Mobile’s retail locations in New York City in order to learn more about the store and what it has to offer. Personally, I had briefly visited the store a few years back when Best Buy Mobile first opened up, but it wasn’t until today […]

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    7 Greener Gadgets and Services For Saving the Environment

    This week is officially the Greenest week of the year for us. On Wednesday we headed over to the Greener Products Expo to scope out the latest tech to help you keep stay environmentally aware. And today, there is the Greener Gadgets Conference in New York, and to kick it all off we’re giving away […]

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    Coveroo Your BlackBerry with a Custom Engraved Back Cover

    If you want to get your cellphone or iPod laser engraved, it’s a commitment. It’s almost like getting a tattoo for your skin – once it’s done you can’t undo it or turn your skin back to what it once was. The same holds true with laser engraving a gadget. Not to mention, it’s likely […]

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    Oakley’s O ROKR PRO MP3 Bluetooth Sunglasses Review

    The likelihood of water mixing with oil is very improbable because of the chemical composition of both of these liquids; Equate that same theory with the infamous internationally renown Oakley eye wear giant and one of the top telecommunication icons, Motorola teaming up and perhaps you’re left scratching your head. However, in as far as […]