Online Shopping Increases Friction with Shipping Woes

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Logistics. We’ve all heard and seen the commercial. And from the looks of the early reporting about online shipping many more of us were counting on the major shipping companies to have their logistics nailed down so that we could take advantage of deals, free, and expedited shipping to keep Christmas a happy time. I […]

iPad mini Pre-Orders Face Delays Due to Hurricane Sandy

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Customers who pre-ordered an iPad mini, and who live in either New York or New Jersey, will likely not receive the device tomorrow due to the Hurricane Sandy and the conditions it has left in its wake. Both UPS and FedEx, who are responsible for making iPad mini deliveries, have both announced that shipments heading […]

How to Track Your Surface RT Order

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Microsoft had its big day in the Big Apple today officially launching Windows 8 and the Surface RT Tablet. If you are near one of the few Microsoft stores you can pick up a Surface RT Tablet beginning at midnight. And if you are ordering online you’ll be waiting a few weeks for your shipment […]

FedEx Office Expands Cloud Printing Options

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After having initially partnered with Google to allow FedEx Office customers to print documents directly from Google Drive cloud storage, FedEx Office is now expanding its cloud-based printing solution to support users of Dropbox and Box. Users can now print documents that are stored on the cloud online at over 1,800 FedEx locations nationwide. Users […]

How To Get Your New iPad Early From Fedex

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I finally got my shipping notification from Apple today saying they shipped my new iPad 3rd gen and found that thankfully they shipped it using FedEx. I’m glad to learn they used FedEx because the company will let you hold your shipment at the nearest distribution center so you can pick it up when it’s […]

Where is Your New iPad?

The iPad 3rd generation orders have started shipping to customers across the U.S., but from the looks of it Apple and FedEx are creating a stockpile of new iPads at several warehouses across the U.S. We shared which new iPad models we ordered last week, taking advantage of the preorder to avoid waiting in line […]

iPhone 4S Shipped? How to Make Sure You Don’t Miss the Delivery

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For the million of you that placed an iPhone 4S preorder, you should be getting your iPhone 4S ship notification from Apple, Verizon, AT&T or Sprint very soon. The first batch of iPhone 4S shipments are already on the move across the U.S. and across the world. If you have received an email saying that […]

Package Buddy for Android Tracks UPS, Fedex, USPS and More on the Go

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“Out for Delivery” — those words are music to the ears of anyone who has ordered a new gadget online. The wait can be unbearable, but knowing where your package is, can help ease the pain. Enter Package Buddy for Android. Package Buddy will track all of your incoming and outgoing packages from FedEx, UPS, […]

My iPad 2 Is Still Vacationing on Lantau Island HK

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Apple and I have been playing all kind of cat and mouse games with shipping over the last week. Not only am I still waiting to see my iPad 2 make it somewhere close to the shores of the US, but I had to return my MacBook Pro 13, or rather swap it out for […]