How to Find a New iPad (3rd Gen) in Stock at a Local Store

find an iPad in stock at local store

The iPad is in short supply online and in stores. If you want to get one without paying $100-$200 extra on Craigslist or eBay, you’ll want to track one down in a local store. If you don’t want to call your local store every 20 minutes, we have an easier way to find a new […]

New iPad Arrives at Best Buy, Taunts Buyers


We are just a couple of days away from March 16 which of course is launch day for the upcoming third-generation iPad from Apple. The device will be going on sale at Apple Stores around the world but also at third party retailers like Best Buy, a retailer that has apparently started to receive inventory […]

Best Buy Plans New iPad Release Day Sales for March 16th

ipad at best buy following last year's day one sales model

Now that the new iPad is sold out for March 16th delivery, you may want to go to your local store to make sure that you aren’t waiting until April or May for your new iPad. I bought my iPad at Best Buy last year and have a couple of friends who plan to do […]

Best Buy No Longer Selling iTunes Gift Cards? [Updated]


Update: iTunes gift cards are back online on Best Buy’s website. It appears that Best Buy is now selling new iTunes card designs.  Long-time Apple partner Best Buy is now no longer listing Apple’s iTunes gift cards for sale on its website. In the past, Best Buy had often discounted iTunes gift cards, by as […]

Best Buy Drops iPad 2 Price by $100

Best Buy Drops iPad 2 Price by $100

As you might know, yesterday, Apple introduced the next-generation iPad simply called, iPad. The device is currently up for pre-order and it’s going to be bringing a number of tantalizing features to the tablet including 4G LTE connectivity, a new high-resolution Retina Display, an improved camera and more. It’ll also start at the familiar $499 […]

iPad 3 Release Day: Where Will You Be Able to Buy the New iPad?

Survey shows users want better battery in iPad 3

You may have heard. Apple will be hosting an iPad event this Wednesday, set to take place at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, an event where the company is likely going to be announcing a device that will likely be called the iPad 3, iPad HD or iPad 2S. And […]

Best Buy Planning to Sell iPad 2 and iPad 3 in March

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Apple is busy preparing for the iPad 3, or iPad HD, event on Wednesday March 7th, where the company will finally share details about the new iPad, and possibly the new Apple TV. Many of us are already trading in our iPad 2 models to prepare for the iPad 3, but Best Buy isn’t closing […]

To Beat the MacBook Air, the Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook Needs To Be in Stores

Apple Store Within Best Buy

The Dell XPS 13 is a new $999 Ultrabook from Dell, capable of competing with the MacBook Air in looks, price and performance, but the Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook is at a huge disadvantage. You can’t go into any local store to see, touch and use the XPS 13, essential steps in the purchase process, especially for a notebook […]

Best Buy To Get iPad 3 Shipments on March 9

Best Buy Could get the iPad 3 as early as March 9th.

The iPad 3 will be announced on March 7, that we already know. In the past, iPad launches came at least a week before the tablet actually reached store shelves. This year, the iPad 3 release could be different. A source has confirmed that Best Buy stores will get iPad 3 shipments on March 9. […]

HTC One X Pre-Orders Begin at Best Buy

AT&T HTC One X Pre-Orders Begin at Best Buy

Yesterday, as expected, HTC announced its new line of smartphones called the One series. The lineup includes the HTC One X,  HTC One S, and the HTC One V. Well, one of those phones, the HTC One X for AT&T, has apparently gone up for pre-order as Android-Life has snagged an image of a document that says […]

iPad 3 Release Around the Corner, Skip Best Buy’s iPad 2 Sale

Apple iPad 2

Best Buy has dropped the price of the iPad 2 in its stores and online, but please don’t take the store up on the offer. The iPad 3 is coming very soon, with March 7 currently pegged for the launch. There’s no sense in buying an iPad 2 even at $50 off with the new iPad coming […]

2012 Super Bowl Tech Ad Roundup: Best Buy, Samsung, GoDaddy and More

Samsung Galaxy Note SUper Bowl Ad

If you missed out on all the 2012 Super Bowl commercials, you didn’t miss much. That said, there were a few gems including technology ads from a number of companies including Best Buy, Samsung, GoDaddy, Teleflora and several other websites that jumped into the game this year. I’ve rounded up  a collection of Super Bowl […]

Pre-Order the Samsung Galaxy Note Today


Should you order the phone today or wait until it’s actually out before buying? It’s a tempting device with a gorgeous 5.3 inch display, a digitized stylus, plenty of pre-loaded and free apps that support it, plus 4G LTE speeds.

AT&T Galaxy Note Pre-Orders Start Sunday at Best Buy


AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy Note is one of the most intriguing devices of 2012 thus far as it sports both a massive 5.3-inch display and 4G LTE capabilities. Some refer to it as a phablet as its size and features make it sort of a tablet-phone hybrid. And we thought so highly of its uniqueness that […]

Best Buy Needs to Treat Customers Better

Best Buy

When I recently heard a story from a Best Buy shopper I thought someone needed to give a “Come on man!” award (modelled after one of my favorite bits on ESPN’s NFL coverage where host Christ Carter calls out horrible plays or situations) to Best Buy for what they did to this poor Christmas shopper. […]

Best Buy Cancels Some Customer Orders in Run Up to Christmas


One of the prices of success is that you have to keep investing in order to be successful. One of the downfalls is that if you don’t, you risk the gains you’ve made. Consumer electronics retail giant Best Buy may be running up against that as this holiday season comes to a conclusion. Best Buy […]

Gift Guide 2011: 5 Simple Last Minute eGifts

Gift Cards

If you’re like me you’d really rather not brave the last-minute shoppers this weekend as the Christmas buying frenzy reaches a peak. I love this time of year, but I hate what it does to people as they push through crowds on their way to get last-minute gifts for their family, and friends. That’s why […]

Siri Can Now Help You Shop at Best Buy


Have you ever wanted Siri to help you shop for your loved ones? Well, it appears that that day has arrived as the personal assistant, found on Apple’s iPhone 4S, can now help you find products and deals at Best Buy. In fact, you can now browse the retailer’s entire product catalog which boasts somewhere […]

Galaxy Nexus Buyer’s Guide: Where to Get the Galaxy Nexus for $155

Chance for Galaxy S4 deals.

The Galaxy Nexus has finally launched on Verizon Wireless after a long wait. This new flagship phone can now be purchased online and in stores, but if you want to find the best deals, you should explore purchasing the phone from a third-party seller. We’ve rounded up the best places to buy the Galaxy Nexus […]