Best Buy

Best Buy CEO boasts about Apple Watch sales and the retailer’s plans to sell more

Best Buy's CEO says the Apple Watch is selling very well in stores and online. The retailer plans to expand its Apple Watch sales to more stores before the holidays, and it'll offer Apple Care and perhaps authorized repairs soon.

Wearables

Best Buy doesn’t always wipe returned devices, so delete those ‘artful nudes’

The protection of your own data is always a good plan, and you'd hope a major retailer like Best Buy would take it seriously. Apparently not, as man who purchased a used Apple TV found it logged in to the previous owner's account.

Computing

Apple planning to score more Watch sales with Best Buy launch on August 7

Apple is taking sales of its smartwatch beyond the Apple Store for the first time, with Best Buy set to offer the device from August 7. Initially, 100 Best Buy stores will sell the watch, with an additional 200 stores added in time for the holiday season.

Wearables

Do you have what it takes to be the Nintendo World Champion?

Nintendo has sent out a call for champions! Head to one of eight Best Buy stores around the United States on May 30 for a chance to compete in the Nintendo World Championship at E3 2015.

Gaming

Roku has found another TV partner in Sharp

Roku and Sharp have announced two TVs that have Roku built directly into them. You'll be able to stream over 2,000 channels, with shows, movies, live sports and more available. A 43 inch and 50 inch model are available now, exclusively at Best Buy.

Home Theater

Best Buy will start accepting Apple Pay in stores later this year

Inadvertently making that expensive Apple Watch slightly more useful, Best Buy has decided to start accepting Apple Pay in all stores within the United States before the end of 2015.

Mobile

Want a Surface Pro 3? Here’s how to get $200 off

Trade in an any old tablet at Best Buy and you could get yourself at least $200 - and potentially more - off a brand new Surface Pro 3 and the best bit is it doesn't even matter what model it is.

Computing

Buy an Android smartphone and Moto 360 from Best Buy, get $100 off the total purchase

If you buy any Android smartphone from Best Buy, the retailer will take $100 off the Moto 360. By any Android smartphone, we mean everything from contract smartphones to prepaid handsets.

Wearables

Updated 4G Motorola Moto E made official

Motorola has launched an updated version of the budget Moto E smartphone. It comes with 4G LTE connectivity, a Snapdragon processor, a larger screen, and even a basic selfie cam. It's yours for just $150.

Mobile

Best Buy proposes to engaged couples with its own wedding registry

Best Buy is now offering wedding registries as part of its services, taking the company yet another step beyond offering just consumer electronics.

Home Theater

Want a Chromecast? Best Buy will give you $5 off, a $20 Google Play credit, and more

Google revived its Chromecast promotion from the holidays with Best Buy. The retailer discounted Chromecast by $5 and attached a $20 Google Play credit, two months of Hulu Plus, and Play Music All Access to the deal.

Home Theater

Best Buy employee accused of stealing $28,000 worth of gift cards from store and customers

A Best Buy employee finds himself in hot water as he was charged with stealing $28,000 in gift cards from the store and customers alike. No word on how many customers were affected or whether they would receive their money back.

Mobile

Cyber Monday may be behind us, but these laptop deals at Best Buy and Amazon aren’t

Why be content with breaking single-day online sales records during Cyber Monday? Best Buy and Amazon want to sell even more and have extended many of their best laptop deals.

Computing

Best Buy tech blunder: Site suffers outages on Black Friday

Likely to impact revenue generated online over the Black Friday weekend, Best Buy's site suffered a couple long outages today leaving online customers to go browse Black Friday deals at other retailers.

Web

Best Buy starts online only ‘early access’ Black Friday deals

Black Friday lets shoppers get in on savings early with online only "early access" deals good just for November 25, 2014. Quantities are limited so get in on these offers quick and save yourself a trip out on Black Friday.

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