Best Buy
Home Theater

Best Buy bets big on hi-res audio with over 250 listening stations nationwide

After debuting in 82 locations last year, Best Buy is rolling out more Sony-developed hi-res listening stations in Magnolia Home Theater locations across the nation for a total of more than 250.
Home

People who need help with new tech can get it from Best Buy in-home consultants

Thinking about upgrading your home technology? Best Buy is testing in-home consults to help you get what you want. If you're OK with buying from Best Buy and need help choosing, this service can rescue you.
Virtual Reality

With Google’s new Expeditions app, teachers can take their whole class on a VR field trip

There are already more than 200 different Expeditions which can be taken -- with each one curated with integrated descriptions, talking points, and questions. Currently, trips include visits to historical landmarks, diving…
Gaming

PlayStation VR coming to select stores Friday

Sony has announced that demos for PlayStation VR will drop at select Best Buy and GameStop locations throughout the country tomorrow, quickly expanding to 300 locations by the end of the month.
Music

Rhapsody is changing its name to Napster in a desperate bid for relevancy

Looking for a new way to pull subscribers from popular services like Spotify and Apple Music, the Rhapsody music streaming service will soon adopt the Napster name brand within the United States.
Home

Once something you only saw on ‘Top Chef,’ sous vide hits shelves at Target, Best Buy

Now that you (or your parents) can buy an Anova immersion circulator at Target and Best Buy, will sous vide cooking finally go mainstream? Here are a few reasons it might.
Photography

Domke revives classic F-803 and F-5XB camera bags in Best Buy exclusive

Electronics retailer Best Buy has teamed up with Domke on a pair of exclusive camera bags. Reinvention of classic Domke bags, the F-803 and F-5XB are now available at Best Buy stores and online.
Virtual Reality

Sorry, Oculus Rift pre-orderers: It's going on sale at Best Buy starting May 7

The Oculus Rift is arguable the most important virtual reality release to date, and you can get it for yourself from Best Buy starting on May 7 -- if you're one of the lucky few able to get in early enough, that is.
Computing

Is this a sign that new 12-inch MacBooks are about to arrive?

Best Buy supposedly no longer has the 12-inch MacBook in stock, seemingly backing up rumors that a new version will arrive by late April. The store also has the MacBook Air on sale, indicating that new updated units may arrive soon too.
Home Theater

Best Buy starts selling Ultra HD Blu-rays two weeks early

Possibly ideal if you plan on upgrading to Ultra HD Blu-ray in the coming weeks, one major retailer has already started distributing specific titles as well as Samsung's first Ultra HD Blu-ray player.
Mobile

Best Buy didn’t sell as many smartphones as it wanted to over the holidays

Best Buy chairman and CEO Hubert Jolly announced that the retail chain did not sell as many smartphones as it anticipated during the 2015 holiday season ending January 2. Instead, customers turned to wearables.
DT Daily

Best Buy is selling the iPhone 6S for $1, but there’s a catch 1:48

If you hurry, you can score an iPhone 6S for $1 at Best Buy. Naturally, there are some conditions, but if you're a Verizon or Sprint customer up for signing a new 2-year contract, we advise you get a move on.