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Gone in 60 Seconds: iPad edition

09/12/2011, OK, so there is no “Eleanor” in this high tech version of Gone in 60 Seconds – but it is still no laughing matter even though the haul of carted away iPads amounted to “just” $60,000. Yes sir, the authorities in Florida are...

Samsung Nexus S arrives at Best Buy

07/21/2011, While the Samsung Nexus S isn’t the newest phone on the block, that doesn’t mean it is a slouch. No sir, it is still very capable, and if Google were to release a new operating system update, you can bet your bottom dollar that the Nexus S...

Best Buy bundles Scribe pen with HTC Flyer for free

07/04/2011, We do know that Best Buy has been carrying the 7″ HTC Flyer for a couple of months now, but this time around, something has changed. No, the HTC Flyer did not receive a larger display for you to play Angry Birds or Cut the Rope with, but you will be...

BestBuy.com halts MacBook Air shipping, refresh is imminent?

06/26/2011, Here is the clearest sign yet that Apple’s MacBook Air will be getting a refresh – after all, online retailer BestBuy.com has already halted shipment of its MacBook Air models as you can see above. This is compounded by rumors in recent months...

Best Buy in Canada begins to receive Nexus S stock

04/01/2011, Our friends living in Canada will just have to wait for two more weeks or so before they are able to get their hands on the Google Nexus S which will have Android 2.3 Gingerbread right out of the box, as it finally makes its way to Canada. Stock of the...

Best Buy tests TiVo-equipped TVs

03/14/2011, Best Buy did announce their intention to develop Insignia TVs which came with TiVo software some time back, and it is nice to know that the retailer is finally testing upcoming products. There was a post on the unofficial TiVo Community Forum that pointed...

Nexus S set to go live on 11/14?

11/11/2010, So we’ve taken a look at what seems to be the Nexus S, not to mention having heard of Best Buy’s website showing the Nexus S for a while before it was taken down. It seems that a Best Buy clerk has also spilled the beans on the availability of...

iLife And iWork Backordered At BestBuy.com, Hints At Refresh?

10/18/2010, We’ve already had plenty of hints recently that Apple would be releasing an updated version of its iLife software suite, namely iLife ’11, and now BestBuy.com is listing iLife ’09 and iWork ’09 as backordered, hinting at the...

Best Buy to carry Amazon’s Kindle e-reader

09/09/2010, Amazon has decided to take a different route with its Kindle e-reader by allowing Best Buy to carry said device from this fall onwards, which would make Best Buy follow the footsteps of Target and Staples. One can speculate that this move aims to increase...

Best Buy rolls out pre-sale offer for Apple iPhone 4

06/14/2010, Apple’s recently introduced iPhone 4 has just undergone a pre-sale offer from Best Buy from June 15th onwards, with the targeted delivery date being June 24th. Basically, you can get either 16GB or 32GB models in black and white colors assuming that...

Best Buy to Launch Palm Pre in Two Phases

05/22/2009, There has been rumors yesterday about Best Buy Mobile having low inventory for the Palm Pre launch. According to BGR, the rumor might be true and Best Buy Mobile will launch in two phases: Phase 1 will be from June to July with super low inventory and...

4 Palm Pre Per Best Buy Store, 2 for RadioShack

05/21/2009, When Sprint speaks of Pre shortage, they mean it: 4 Palm Pre will be available per Best Buy store for a grand total of 4250 Pre phones for that franchise. BGR reports that RadioShack stores will get only two Pre. When the Blackberry Curve 8900 came out,...

Palm Pre for $849 @ BestBuy (Ouch!)

05/21/2009, Wasn’t the Palm Pre supposed to be available for $549 without a contract? Not according to Best Buy. In anticipation of the (engineered?) shortage, BestBuy is setting the price at $849.99, so that you’ll have a hard time choosing between a...