12/26/2013, It has been over a week since Target was hit by a severe security breach which, according to the retailer’s estimate, ended up in compromising over 40 million credit and debit card numbers. This is actually the second largest breach ever reported by a U.S. retailer, according to Target the breach lasted 19 days, starting before Thanksgiving. A senior payments executive “familiar with the situation” told Reuters that encrypted bank PINs […]
12/23/2013, The other day we reported that retailer Target had experienced a security breach in which they had a lot of their customers’ credit/debit card numbers stolen, 40 million to be exact. Now according to reports, it seems that the stolen credit cards have surfaced in the black market where they are currently being sold from anywhere between $20 to $100 per card. According to cybersecurity firm, Easy Solutions, they have […]
12/19/2013, Bad news shoppers, if you have been shopping at Target you might want to call up your bank and request for a new credit card because according to the company, they have recently experienced a security breach in which they estimate about 40 million credit and debit card numbers have been stolen during the first three weeks of the holiday season. This makes it the second largest breach ever to […]
12/03/2013, Over the holiday weekend a lot of retailers were running special deals and offering discount pricing on a wide variety of products, including latest gadgets such as the iPad Air. A woman based in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada researched for Black Friday deals and found Target’s deal the most compelling. So she bought her “new” iPad Air from Target but when she opened up the sealed box and powered up the […]
10/03/2013, We reported a couple of days ago on the possibility of Target and T-Mobile teaming up to launch a new MVNO. A MVNO or Mobile Virtual Network Operator is a mobile carrier that does not own the wireless infrastructure it needs to function. Rather, it uses another carrier’s network, but the MVNO sets its own prices for the cellular service. Target today formally announced the Brightspot MVNO that it is […]
10/01/2013, It was back in 2010 when T-Mobile first teamed up with Target to sell its products and services through the retailer’s chain of stores in the U.S. If a recent leak from the infamous @evleaks is true, then a new partnership just might be brewing up between the two. The leak hints at the possibility of both Target and T-Mobile launching a new MVNO called “brightspot.” A MVNO or Mobile Virtual […]
09/19/2013, Tomorrow Apple’s new iPhones will finally be released to the public in ten select countries around the world. The U.S. is one of those countries, Apple, its retail and carrier partners will begin giving out the devices tomorrow. Two new iPhones have been announced this year, the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C. Pre-orders were only accepted for the latter. Target has opened up pre-orders for the iPhone 5C, it […]
09/02/2013, There are a lot of online services out there that allow customers to purchase or rent their favorite TV shows and movies. Some would say that this market is saturated now, while some would find it impossible to break customers from the behemoth that is Apple’s iTunes Store. Target, a well known retailer in the U.S., is reportedly launching its own video service soon which will let customers rent or […]
07/08/2013, Target has begun a new promotion in which it is offering gift cards worth $10 to $50 on each purchase of a new iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or an Apple TV.
05/21/2013, Target is now offering the 8GB white Nintendo WIi U console for $239.99, which equals to a price cut of $60.
01/08/2013, We don’t know about you, but when it comes to shopping, we prefer to do it from the comfort of our home while sipping a chilled glass of Hi-C and reading the latest Cracked magazine. Forget for a minute how reading a magazine and shopping online wouldn’t make any sense and let’s move on to why you’re here: Target is announcing a year-round price match with online retailers. Now, before […]
05/02/2012, Earlier this morning, we did discuss the possibility of Target discontinuing sales of the Kindle e-book reader due to a potential conflict of interest, and as always, it is nice to receive official confirmation from the horse’s mouth. Check out Target’s statement in the paragraph below, and draw your own conclusions. Target continually evaluates its product assortment to deliver the best quality and prices for our guests. Target is phasing […]
05/02/2012, Ever since Amazon’s Kindle range of tablets hit Target’s stores in 2010, the tablets have always seemed to be a success. The Kindle Fire went a step further by becoming the retailer’s best-selling tablet during Black Friday in 2011. Now however, the folks over at The Verge have received an internal memo from Target along with some information from an unnamed source who said that Target will stop carrying the […]
11/13/2011, Are you looking for a basic Android phone that is good enough for your everyday calls, text messages and surfing the occasional webpage? Well, you might be in luck as the upcoming Black Friday looms – after all, this is one day where you can expect fantastic marked down prices for consumer electronics, which is certainly a welcome breath of fresh air with austerity measures being taken at nearly everywhere […]