With so many netbooks vying for your dollar, choosing the right model can be a painful task. To ease some of the burden, we compared the newest wave of netbooks with their older counterparts to find out where your money is best spent. Surprisingly, older is usually better.
Deals on laptops have never been better, but many of you don't want an underpowered machine that chokes on Hulu. We tracked down the past 10 months of deals on Intel Core 2 Duo-based 15.4" laptops to find out what you can expect to pay today and in the near future.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 71 is here!
This week: PirateBay goes legit, iPhones overheat, Alice ships you toilet paper, no one knows what a netbook is, Windows 7 gets priced, Jeff's internet acts up (again), and more.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 70 is here!
This week: iPhone 3GS activation issues, Find My iPhone gets a real-world test, another Android phone coming soon, Senate reviews cell phone contracts, TiVo wins its lawsuit, LCD prices, and more.
Apple has drastically lowered the entry-level price on its MacBook Pro line, beating many of its PC rivals in the high-end 13" laptop category. But in specs and features, how does the new 13" MacBook Pro compare to its counterparts from Dell and Lenovo? We examined them to find out.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 69 is here!
This week: Store brands v. name-brands, e-textbooks, unlimited music downloads, Hulu fees, streaming movies, a bad way to remove face grease from the iPhone, more.
Buying shoes online can be risky. What if the sizing is off and you're left with huge, floppy clown-shoes (like Beyoncé, pictured)? Thankfully, many online footwear retailers help you avoid just such a situation. We summarize the return shipping policies of the web's top shoe stores.
Looking for a good hotel deal? DealBase is a new deal aggregator that claims to list the best hotel deals for the U.S., Mexico, and Caribbean. We compared it to its competition to see how well it stacks up.
When the Internet wants to drum up business, but has no solid facts to present, it slaps the label "rumor" on its speculation and calls it a day. We then gather those non-sensities together and make fun of them. This is called our Rumor Roundup. So, come inside and see what the frequency is, Kenneth.
Don't have a yard? Despite the initial start up cost, a well-planned container garden can save you money compared to shopping at the grocery store. We'll show you the materials you need to set one up right in your apartment.
With the whole world falling in love with the new Kindle DX, our very own Jeff Somogyi felt it was time that someone pointed out that it might just be a huge failure. In this letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Jeff Somogyi vents his spleen about his concerns over the new device.
Once a week (give or take) we take an expedition into the darkest depths of the Internet on a rumor-hunt. If we find an example of wild speculation, we stalk it, shoot it, gut it, drink its blood, then hang the carcasses on the wall and mock them. We call this process our Rumor Roundup.
Whether it's for work or an upcoming wedding, a suit is an essential part of every man's wardrobe. Fortunately, thanks to the Internet you don't have to spend a fortune to buy one. AskMen.com and Men.Style.com show us how to make your first online suit purchase both easy and affordable.
The dealnews Podcast - Episode 61 is here!
This week: Time Warner gives up, Zune HD revealed, Hulu gets ported to the iPhone, Flash embeds itself in everything, YouTube explores micropayments, animals evaluated, and more.
Earth Day is once again upon us. For us, it's a time to reflect upon how we're harming the environment, simply by living. For news organizations, it's a time to dust off all the old tips from last year and re-present them as new. With that in mind, we've put together a handy checklist of "tips" that you're sure to hear more than once over the next week.