Much like the mom and pop video stores that used to line every street corner back in the day, video arcades are slowly disappearing and that is a real shame. As a kid I would pedal my bike to our local arcade with a pocket full of quarters, eager to do battle against my pals in some Pac-Man, Galaga and, of course, Paperboy. Ah, yes. Show More Summary
Just in time for The Walking Dead: Season 2, Mac Game Store is offering an exclusive bundle to 9to5Mac readers including the original The Walking Dead title for Mac, the The Walking Dead: 400 Days DLC, and a pre-order of the sequel release which hits the Mac later this month. The total bundle is $24.95, […]
In honor of #GivingTuesday, a day devoted to helping others rather than heading out to the stores to buy more stuff, The Jane Goodall Institute has released the most adorable e-cards you can imagine. Read More The post Jane Goodall Releases Adorable Chimp Cards for #GivingTuesday appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Imagine a robot hovering overhead as you go about your day, driving to and from work, heading to the grocery store, or stopping by a friend's house. The robot records your every movement with a surveillance camera and streams the information to a government command center. Show More Summary
What a pair of winter cuties! Vanessa Hudgens & her boyfriend Austin Butler hit up the UPS store for cardboard boxes on Saturday afternoon in New York City! It looked like a cold day, but the couple managed to bundle up and head out to grab those giant cardboard boxes! Maybe V & Austin picked up boxes to [...]
Perfume PosseEek, no, a punt for today! I am so sorry. We had our big post-Thanksgiving sale the last four days, and our shipping software and store software picked Friday to stop talking to each other, so I’ve dealt with trying to get that to work as well as manually shipping everything, which — ugh! I forgot how much time that takes. Show More Summary
Retailers opened more stores than ever on Thanksgiving Day this year in an effort to boost holiday sales and give customers more time to take advantage of Black Friday deals. But the earlier openings largely detracted from Black Friday's...Show More Summary
On Black Friday, the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) was promoting a t-shirt in its online store that read “Happy Holidays is what liberals say” on the front and “Merry Christmas” on the back. Four days later, the item appears to have vanished. In its place is a decidedly less partisan version that simply reads [...]
Today is the day iPhone fans!. CYBER MONDAY. The BIGGEST online shopping day of the year is here. If you've been itching to buy something for your iDevice from the iMore Store, today is your day to do it! All day Monday, and going right up until Tuesday midnight, you can save 25% on ALL iPhone & iPad cases and accessories. Show More Summary
Yesterday, Amazon announced its very own drone program: John Aziz is excited: Instead of having to get in your car and go to the store, or ordering something online and waiting a couple days or more for an item to be delivered, people will be able to receive many purchases almost immediately. That isn’t just a useful […]
We’re three days away from the first trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 dropping, but if you’re too eager to wait to see what they’ve got in store, you can catch a glimpse in these quick teasers that have been released! They’re pretty quick, but the teasers below give a pretty good look at Spidey’s […]
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A shopper is suing Macy's for $1 million over being handcuffed and thrown into a jail cell at the retail chain's flagship store in Manhattan two days after last year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
While the big news last week was that, surprise surprise, opening stores on Thanksgiving diluted the power of Black Friday sales, with retailers raking in less than expected on the so-called biggest shopping day of the year, we all know...Show More Summary
Somewhere between the visit to the American Girl store and the racetrack, there had to be a happy medium. I would love to have heard the different descriptions given Mom of the Father-Daughter day out. Kudos: Reddit
We had about forty minutes before the movie was to start. I decided to pop into a store to pick up a gift. I screwed up my courage and headed in. These days shopping is a real hazard because of all the extra merchandise in the stores,...Show More Summary
If you're too scared of the teeming masses on Black Friday to venture out to the malls and big box stores, Cyber Monday is the day for you.
Online spending on Black Friday increased 15% to a record $1.20 billion as more consumers opted to shop from their couches rather than battling long lines at stores. Total ecommerce sales reached $20.6 billion in the first 29 days of this holiday season, according to ComScore Inc. Show More Summary
Selling Bracelets for the Poor by Adeeba Allimulla A new craze with kids these days has craft stores scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves. It's not a television show, not a video game, not the iPad, iPod or iPhone, but a bunch of colored rubber bands from a Rainbow Loom kit that have the attention... Show More Summary
If somehow the scramble to open stores earlier and earlier on Thanksgiving day, until such time as the very Thanksgiving dinner had to be interrupted early for the annual rush out to the (un)friendly neighborhood Thug-Mart (Toys'R'Us...Show More Summary
The real-time Adobe Digital Index results are in: Online shopping trends indicate that consumers took full advantage of their mobile devices to shop on Thanksgiving Day and “omnishop” while in stores on Black Friday.ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS:The...Show More Summary