Best Buy

Chromecast is sold out in all Best Buy stores across the USA, and everywhere online

Google's Chromecast appears to be a legitimate hit. Initial shipments of the device have sold out in Best Buy stores across the country, and in every online store it's available in.
Android Army

New Nexus 7 hits Best Buy for pre-order ahead of official unveiling

Google's head of Android and Chrome, Sundar Pichai, is expected to unveil the next iteration of the company's Nexus 7 tablet at a special event in San Francisco this morning. Trouble is, Best Buy appears to have beaten him to it.
Cool Tech

Pebble smartwatch launches at Best Buy, online store already sold out

Best Buy has become the first brick-and-mortar store to sell the app-enabled, programmable Pebble smartwatch in a move by the company behind the device to take it mainstream and boost sales.

Pebble smartwatch reportedly coming to Best Buy this weekend

Want to get your hands on a Pebble smartwatch sooner rather than later? A report Monday suggests it could be coming to Best Buy this weekend, a rollout that would mark its first appearance at a brick-and-mortar store.

Best Buy recalls thousands of MacBook Pro batteries due to fire, burn hazards

Electronics retail giant Best Buy is recalling thousands of MacBook Pro replacement batteries following a number of incidents where the battery had caught fire, including one which resulted in “a serious burn to a consumer’s leg.”

Microsoft opening hundreds of Windows stores within Best Buy stores

Microsoft struck a deal with mega-chain Best Buy to open hundreds of "mini-stores" within already established Best Buy locations all across the United States and Canada.

Acer’s new $200 C710 Chromebook ditches the HDD for a 16GB SSD

Acer introduces a $200 C710 Chromebook. Basically identical to the $280 C710, the new model comes with a 16GB SSD and 2GB RAM instead of a 320GB HDD. This latest budget Chromebook is available at Best Buy now.
Home Theater

Best Buy stocking 4K Ultra HD TVs to spark sales

Best Buy has announced that 700 of its stores in the U.S. will start selling Sony 4K Ultra HD TVs on Sunday as part of an initiative to generate more sales in its stagnant TV business.

Ford says good-bye to Best Buy and pegs AeroVironment as new plug-in EV charger dealer

Geek Squad steps down and Ford signs an agreement with a proven charging station installer, AeroVironment, a company that has so far installed more than 11,000 units across the country.

New legislation would do away with tax-free online shopping

Online shoppers have been spoiled by tax-free shopping for the longest time, but this will change should the Marketplace Fairness Act pass on May 6.

Best Buy is selling the iPad 3 for $314 – Is it making room for a new model?

Electronics retailer Best Buy announced that it is now offering 30 percent on all models of its third generation iPad inventory. The sale could be an indication that the company is making room for a new generation of the tablet.

Samsung to open its own stores – inside 1400 Best Buys

Samsung announced Tuesday it's to open 1400 'Samsung Experience Shops' inside Best Buy stores across the US. The store-within-a-store initiative, which kicks off this month, should result in more foot traffic for Best Buy and more sales for…