Deals of the Day (8-03-2015)

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  Amazon offers a range of low-cost tablets, eReaders, and TV boxes. But if you’re looking for a deal on those devices, Amazon isn’t always the store with the lowest prices. Right now Best Buy is offering up to $60 off a number of Amazon devices. You can pick up a Kindle for as little […]

Deals of the Day (7-31-2015)

x205ta win10

Looking for a really cheap laptop? Groupon is selling refurbished HP Stream 11 notebooks for as little as $120. Don’t want to buy a refurbished model? Best Buy is selling a brand new Asus EeeBook X205TA for $30 more. Want a convertible? There are some good deals on those today too… as well as a […]

Deals of the Day (7-30-2015)

surface pro

Windows 10 is here. It runs on all sorts of hardware, including cheap tablets and powerful desktops… or something in between like the latest Microsoft Surface tablets. Don’t want to spend $499 or more for a Surface? How about $390? That’s how much GravityBuys is selling 1st-gen models for at the moment. While they’re a […]

Deals of the Day (7-29-2015)

asus t300 chi

Want a free operating system? Starting today, Microsoft’s giving away Windows 10 to most folks running Windows 7 or later. Or you can always download Ubuntu, Debian, Linux Mint, Fedora, or any other number of operating systems that are always available for free. Need a computer to run that operating system on? The Microsoft Store […]

Deals of the Day (7-28-2015)

moto x 2014

It’s a good time to be in the market for a high-quality phone with a mid-range price. The OnePlus 2 is coming soon for $329 and up. The Asus Zenfone 2 sells for $199 and up. And soon Motorola will offer a Moto X Style Pure Edition unlocked smartphone for $399. Don’t want to wait […]

Deals of the Day (7-27-2015)

acer r13

The Acer Aspire R13 is a convertible notebook with a screen that can flip over to face away from the keyboard. You can then close the lid and hold the computer like a tablet. When Acer launched the original Aspire R13 in 2014, the company priced the notebook at $899 and up. But now you […]

Deals of the Day (7-24-2015)

toshiba l15

Looking for a small Windows laptop priced at under $200? No problem. There are a bunch to choose from these days. Want one with more than 32GB of solid state storage? That’s a bit harder to find… but right now Best Buy is selling the Toshiba Satellite L15 with an 11.6 inch display, an Intel […]

Deals of the Day (7-23-2015)

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Another day, another $150 laptop. This time it’s Acer’s turn. The Acer Aspire E11 is a notebook with an 11.6 inch, 1366 x 768 pixel display, an Intel Celeron N2840 Bay Trail processor, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. Normally this notebook sells for $200, but right now Newegg is selling it for $50 […]

Deals of the Day (7-22-2015)

c flip

The Asus Chromebook Flip is a convertible notebook with a 10.1 inch display that can be pushed back 360 degrees to let you hold the computer like a tablet. It features a Rockchip RK3288 processor and Google’s Chrome operating system. While some retailers were offering limited quantities of the Chromebook Flip earlier this month, it […]

Deals of the Day (7-21-2015)

dell venue 8 pro 3000

Dell’s Venue 8 Pro is a Windows tablet with an 8 inch, 1280 x 800 pixel display and an Intel Atom processor. I reviewed one way back in late 2013 and found it to be a reasonably decent low-cost tablet, but a pretty poor replacement for a desktop or notebook computer. Since then, Dell has […]

Deals of the Day (7-20-2015)

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Amazon’s 8.9 inch Fire HDX tablet sports a 2560 x 1600 pixel display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor, and a $379 price tag. But right now Meh.com is offering the tablet for $100 off. There’s a limited quantity available, and when they’re sold out Meh won’t sell anything else until tomorrow. Sound familiar? That’s because Meh’s […]

Deals of the Day (7-17-2015)

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  HP offers a range of laptop/tablet hybrids including models that have 360 degree displays that can bend over backward to convert from laptop to tablet mode, and models with detachable displays which can be used as standalone tablets. Right now a number of those 2-in-1s and convertibls are on sale. You can pick up […]

Deals of the Day (7-16-2015)

hp stream 11_04

Sure, Amazon Prime Day is over… and may not have been all that exciting anyway. But that doesn’t mean you can’t find some great deals on gadgets, accessories, and other stuff. Want a cheap Windows laptop, but don’t want to wait until August when the $169 Acer Aspire One Cloudbook will be available? No problem… […]

Deals of the Day (7-15-2015: Amazon Prime Day)

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There are a few times a year when retailers tend to offer big sales. There’s the day after Thanksgiving, when US stores kick off the holiday shopping season with Black Friday specials. There’s the back-to-school shopping season when computer makers, clothing companies, and others push their latest goods. Now there’s Amazon Prime Day: a made-up […]

Deals of the Day (7-14-2015)

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Tomorrow Amazon is holding its first “Prime Day,” when the company plans to offer deep discounts on a variety of products throughout the day. Amazon says Prime Day will include more deals than you normally see on Black Friday. Today the company revealed some of the deals… although you’ll have to keep visiting Amazon throughout […]

Deals of the Day (7-13-2015)

asus x200ma

Looking for a cheap, portable Windows laptop, but don’t want to settle for a model with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage? The Asus X200MA is a laptop with an 11.6 inch touchscreen display, an Intel Celeron Bay Trail processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 500GB hard drive. It normally sells for between $250 […]