Archive for the ‘shopping’ Category

A couple of years ago I started to aggressively order things online. Mostly electronics. I often find steep discounts off things I would never need, but want nonetheless on Slickdeals or Fatwallet. Other times, trusted online retailers like Amazon and Newegg are a man’s best friend. The shipping boxes, however aren’t. A couple of years […]


It’s been over a week now and I think everyone has recovered from any possible Thanksgiving weekend shopping sprees that may have slipped through their well guarded wallets. I have a confession. I didn’t wake up early. I didn’t stand in line at any store. In fact, I practically skipped the entire day by sleeping. […]


Who could possibly forget? Black Friday is coming up (it’s this Friday, Nov 27 for those too busy) and there is no better day in the year to drop your money all at once and splurge on that HDTV, Xbox 360/PS3/Wii, surround sound system, USB flash drive, digital camera, DVDs, Blu-Rays or whatever. Geeks on […]


Friday and Saturday were crazy days. Saturday was a rainy mess. That didn’t stop me from tunneling around New York City and hitting up the hottest tech events in town. On Friday, I checked out the 24 Hrs/Weekday Union Square Best Buy opening. Yesterday, I spent some time at the Apple Upper West Side store […]


The holidays are in full swing and that means buying socks for your grandparents and in-laws, and buying gadgets you want, but mostly don’t need all for yourself, and maybe your dog if you have one. It’s tough, Black Friday is coming up, Cyber Monday following it and everyone has lots of cash sitting at […]


I just heard about this, Amazon.com is offering 1,464 songs for free. There’s bound to be something in there that will satisfy you. I went ahead and grabbed Weird Al’s “Don’t Download This Song.” Ironic isn’t it? Haha. Amazon