The dealnews Podcast - Episode 93 is here! This week: Pet hamsters are safe to lick, more cash for the holidays, Comcast buys NBC, Apple buys lala.com, the easy way to complain about iPhone service, Amazon retail stores, and more.
Believe it or not, you're fast approaching Christmas delivery deadlines at some retailers. Find out which stores are offering the latest shipping cut off dates this holiday season so far. Update: 53 more stores added. No major stores hit their earliest deadlines til December 14.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 92 is here! This week: Highlights (and lowlights) of Black Friday, Kindle is (supposedly) the best-selling item on Amazon ever, luggage fees, best way to ship gifts for the holidays, top search terms of 2009, and more.
The busiest shopping day of the year has come and gone. For the third year in a row, we here at dealnews are taking a look back at some of last week's biggest bargains and biggest failures. We present to you, the best and worst of Black Friday 2009.
It's two weeks until Black Friday, and despite the economy, this Black Friday is still expected to be a bargain hunter's paradise. But unless you know how to score the best deals, chances are you can wind up spending more than you wanted. Follow our Black Friday Strategy Guide and you'll not only find the best deals, but you'll do so without breaking a sweat. Or possibly without leaving home.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 89 is here! This week: Our Black Friday coverage continues, smartphone relevance discussion, Kindle comes to the PC, Snow Leopard dropping Atom support sparks a heated debate, Netflix may not have new release movies, free WiFi everywhere, and more.
After the world is destroyed in 2012, two things will survive: Cockroaches and Internet rumors. So we pay our respects to these invincible little buggers in our Rumor Roundup! (We mean rumors, of course, not the roaches. A roach roundup would just be icky.)
Barnes & Nobles has ripped the covers off its new eBook reader, the Nook. But how does it stack up to the Kindle and its growing list of competitors? Our eBook reader cheat sheet will help you pick the eBook that's best for you.
Someone once said, "Man cannot live on facts alone." Even though we're pretty sure that person was lying when they said that, why take the chance? Check out our Rumor Roundup to see what the Internet is probably lying about.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 83 is here! This week: Not a good year for "must-have" holiday gadgets, Microsoft's Courier tablet, printing books on-demand, iPhone's "mindshare", cell phone radiation, and more.
Already, it's almost 100 days to Christmas. We've been watching the trends, analyzing the data, and it's time for us to put our soothsaying skills on the line. From Blu-ray players for $49 to 46" LCD HDTVs for $599 — and dozens more — check out dealnews CEO Dan de Grandpre's Black Friday 2009 predictions to see what this year's crop of Black Friday deals will be. Plus, Apple prophecies, advice on when to buy and when not to buy, and more. Nostradamus would be proud.
Tired of blowing your paycheck at the mechanic's? We've chatted with the editors at CarandDriver.com, Popular Mechanics, and AOL Autos for a few tips to keep your car in shape and avoid excessive trips to the auto shop.
Looking for a way to make some spare cash? Gadget recycling site Gazelle claims to offer the best prices and easiest way to trade in your old gear for cash. Find out how much we got when we put the site's motto to the test.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 77 is here!
This week: No Netflix streaming for the Wii, News Corp. to go behind a paywall, downloadable "albums", check deposits via iPhone, bad lighting conditions, searching blind, and more.
Since its debut, Twitter has grown into a massive communication platform. Click through to find several tips on harnessing the micro-blogging service to suit your needs, from finding exclusive deals to avoiding traffic on your commute home.
In real life, liars are shunned. On the Internet, lies get you major clicks. Come on in to our Rumor Roundup and see what lies have been making the rounds on the web. Yes, we'll bite the hand that feeds us and not feel at all ashamed of our hypocrisy.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 76 is here!
This week: Apple vs. Google Voice app, Apple vs. FCC, Apple vs. Pre, Apple vs. Hackers, Apple vs. Netflix, Google vs. Microsoft, Radio vs. Shack, Student vs. School, and more.