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Best Gifts for Geeks: This Interactive C3PO is the Droid You're Looking For

Find all manner of tech and pop culture presents in the week's best gifts for geeks deals. Score a free 1-year subscription to Wired magazine, multiple toys and gadgets shaped like the Death Star, and more.

10 Totally Rad Holiday Gifts for '80s Kids

If you've got an '80s baby on your shopping list this holiday season, give 'em something that makes them feel young again! Here's a selection of 10 toys, movies, and home goods that'll make 2016 feel like 1986.

UPDATE: Target Cyber Monday Now Live With the BEST Discount of the Year!

The Target Cyber Monday sale is now live, and the store is once again offering its best sitewide discount of the year. Check out our list of the best Target Cyber Monday deals, or find tips on the ins and outs to this sale.

5 Ways to Save on the Criterion Collection Films

This anthology of historically significant films is notable for its remastering, its special features... and its price tag. Find out how to buy or stream the classics affordably.

10 Ways to Save Up for a Black Friday Doorbuster

Now's the time to start saving if you want to have the cash to jump on those Black Friday sales. Here are 10 ways to cut your expenses over the next two months so you can afford to buy that doorbuster TV, iPad, or laptop.

This Bad Food Habit Could Be Costing You $2,000 a Year

Bad food-budgeting habits can cost you twice. Not only are you spending money eating out, but also the groceries at home go to waste. Realistically planning for dining out can reap big benefits. Follow our nine steps to lean in to eating out.

Are the Expensive Kindles Really Worth It?

Are those pricey high-end Kindles really worth it? Whether you're looking to buy your first eBook reader or update an existing Kindle, we take a look at just what you get, both from eBook readers in general and from Amazon's most expensive Kindles.

Amazon Fire TV vs. Fire TV Stick: Which One Should You Get?

Amazon isn't the biggest name in streaming devices, but has two worthwhile options. We break down the details to help you find out whether the compact Fire TV Stick or the more expensive Fire TV has the features you need.

Pennsylvania 'Netflix Tax' Could Become an Expensive Trend

More people are turning to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video as an alternative to cable services. But in Pennsylvania, a 6% sales tax will now apply to digital goods, including streaming and downloads.

5 Affordable Colleges You Might Not Know

The bills for tuition, textbooks, and more pile up faster than you can say "red tape at the registrar's office." To help you fight future student loan debt, we've compiled a list of five colleges with the lowest cost of living around.

7 Tricks to Get the Best Rates on College Textbooks (and How to Rent Them)

Buying textbooks for college can cause some major sticker shock, but it doesn't have to. We've got some of the best tips to save on college textbooks, plus the top rental sites so you don't have to live on ramen.

Bid High & Prosper: 10 Star Trek Collectibles That Are Beyond Amazing

Star Trek Beyond is finally here, and there's nothing like a new Star Trek movie to make us want some cool merchandise. Check out 10 weird and wonderful Star Trek collectibles that you can find on eBay.

6 Hidden Costs of Being in a Wedding Party

Being a bridesmaid or groomsman is fun, but it sure can be expensive. So what exactly are you paying for? We outline the six biggest costs of being in a wedding and offer tips on how you can save on each.

Rumors: Is a Star Wars Roller Coaster Coming to Disneyland?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple products, Star Wars roller coasters, Hershey bars, and more? Well, neither are we! That's why we put all the latest speculations from the Internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

Rumors: Does Every Character Have A Death Scene In ''The Walking Dead''?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple iPhones, Moto Mods, The Walking Dead, and more? Well, neither are we! That's why we put all the latest speculations from the Internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

Rumors: Will Amazon Announce A Music Subscription Service?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple, Amazon, Tesla, and more? Well, neither are we! That's why we put all the latest speculations from the Internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

15 Things You Can Always Get for Free

There are few things more thrilling for a deal shopper than getting something for free. Happily, with a little patience and creativity, you can almost always find things ranging from music to a month of Amazon Prime being given away for nothing.

Retailers Giving Back: Shop These Memorial Day Deals for Veterans!

In an effort to show their appreciation this Memorial Day, some retailers are teaming up with SheerID to offer exclusive discounts to military members and their families. We've rounded up the best Memorial Day deals for veterans, those on active duty, reservists, National Guardsmen and women, retirees, and their families.

10 Cool & Crazy X-Men Collectibles You Need to See

While we wait for X-Men: Apocalypse to hit theaters, let's celebrate the many merchandising blitzes from the X-Men's long and storied history. Here are 10 mutant marvels found on eBay, representing some of the best (and weirdest) X-Men collectibles out there.

Goodreads Now Tracks Deals on Your Favorite Books

Goodreads just made it easier to feed your reading habit on a budget. The site announced that it will send emails with deals for the books on your "Want to Read" list.

Rumors: Is Trent Reznor Redesigning Apple Music?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple, Nintendo, J.J. Abrams, and more? Well, neither are we! That's why we put all the latest speculations from the Internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

10 Strange & Totally Awesome Captain America Collectibles

While we wait for the debut of Captain America: Civil War, check out 10 of the best — and strangest — Captain America collectibles ever made, including a Mr. Potato Head, a gumball-dispensing belt buckle, and more. Let this romp through Captain America's retail history get you even more amped up!

48 Major Retailers That Offer Free Shipping, and How to Get It

A lot of online stores will ship your orders for free, but those bargains often come with limitations. To help you navigate, we've put together a list of 48 retailers that offer free shipping, and some tips on how these deals work.

10 Drugstore Buys That Are Better Than High-End Options

If you want to look your best without maxing out your credit card, skip the department store and opt for less-expensive drugstore products. Whether you need to stock up on hair dye, makeup, or shampoo, these 10 beauty essentials will appeal to your wallet and your inner style maven.

What to Expect From 2016 Mother's Day Deals

We've delved into the archives to take a look at the very best Mother's Day deals from the past few years. Ditch the pricey flowers and opt for a more imaginative, penny-pinching gift — like tech, fragrances, and more.

Reminder: Netflix is About to Increase Prices Again (For Some)

Netflix announced a couple years ago that prices would increase. It officially began raising them last year, but now subscription prices are about to jump again for millions of customers who were grandfathered in under the old pricing.

7 Things You Need to Know About the New Kindle Oasis

Amazon's newest Kindle was released last week, and while many seemed surprised over the changes and features, the most surprising aspect is the price. The Oasis is now the most expensive Kindle model, but is it worth it? And is it the right one for your reading habits?

Lights, Camera, Auction: 5 Terrible Product Placements in Movies and TV

Hershey's pulled off a marketing coup when Reese's Pieces were featured in E.T.. But other companies haven't fared so well, from fast food chains to sneaker brands. Here's a look at the five worst attempts at product placement. (Spoiler: Poor Bing is on our list twice.)

Rumors: Is a More Violent Cut of "Batman V Superman" Headed to Theaters?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple, Batman V Superman, Red Dead Redemption, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest speculations from the Internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

8 Movie Days to Celebrate That Are Better Than Alien Day

May The Fourth! Back To The Future Day! These are fun and funny "holidays" that allow us to celebrate our love for specific films, but lately, they've been taken over by corporations trying to make a profit. We thought it'd be fun to come up with our own, better "film dates" that might be fun to celebrate!

Staples Rewards Members Just Lost a Major Perk

Most retailers require a minimum purchase before an order can bag free shipping. Staples was one of the holdouts, offering members of its rewards program unlimited free shipping on every order. Now, the policy has changed, and members are required to spend at least $14.99 before they qualify.

iTunes Radio Done for Good

Apple has discontinued iTunes Radio in favor of moving users to Apple Music. If on-demand streaming is your thing, you're going to have to pay for it.
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