holiday shopping
Deals

Searching for holiday deals? Look no further than the 12 Days of Deals roundup

In case you missed it, we’re in the thick of the holiday shopping season. With all the holiday deals being thrown in your face, how do you know which ones are worth it? That’s where we come in.
Home Theater

Embrace the upsell! Your new TV deserves one of these killer sound systems

No one wants to blow their budget after already shelling out for a mondo flat screen TV. But this year, we’re asking you to go the extra mile and get upsold on sound with our handy guide. We promise, your ears will thank you.
Web

Best Buy, Target fight for online shoppers with free shipping promotions

Looking for ways to pull customers away from Amazon this holiday season, two major retailers are ditching all shipping charges in hopes of pushing more online orders through the Web.
Computing

Microsoft releases a PC buying guide geared toward moms

So you want to get on your mom's good side this year by netting her a PC, but you don't know how to set out and start shopping one. Well, Microsoft put out a guide aimed just for folks like you.
Web

Amazon launches charity program, makes donations based off purchases

Likely designed to encourage more people to shop at Amazon during the holiday season, the retailer's AmazonSmile program will donate a percentage of each purchase to a customer's favorite charity.
Mobile

Christmas Day 2012 saw record-breaking number of iOS and Android activations

On Christmas Day, an unprecedented number of Android and iOS devices were activated, statistics have shown.
Emerging Tech

How to avoid getting suckered when you shop for gadgets

Some retailers will do anything to get you in the door and dropping money on tech – like some of these dodgy strategies.
Buying Guides

7 shopping apps to save time, money, and score the perfect gift

Buying gifts for your loved ones is never easy, but we're here to help. These shopping apps make it easier to find gifts, save money, and save time during the holiday rush.
Emerging Tech

Put down that iPhone, Aunt Clara will get rid of her StarTAC when she’s ready

Gift giving may bring out your tech evangelism, but forcing people to upgrade before they want or need to can be more of an inconvenience than a courtesy.
Computing

Viral Video: FedEx delivery man throws computer monitor over fence

With millions of holiday shoppers turning to online purchases in order to avoid long lines and heavy traffic at department stores, the extra burden on shipping companies appears to be taking a toll on at least one FedEx driver.
Buying Guides

Amazon begins offering free 1-day shipping through Dec. 21

Amazon is offering free next-day shipping on thousands of items through Dec. 21.
Web

Early Cyber Monday stats indicate record year

After the holiday weekend boasted big numbers for online shopping, the dedicated e-commerce day is already shaping up to be the biggest yet.