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  1. Where Can I buy and general buying discussions
    Intro: For the record, I buy most of my Home Theatre equipment at Trutone Electronics and Audio Empire and I buy my computer equipment at NCIX and occasionally at TigerDirect. I normally avoid buying anything at Futureshop and Best Buy because I don't like their business practices but sometimes...
  2. Industry News
    Health Canada in conjunction with the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), and Best Buy yesterday recalled the Rocketfish Model RF-KL12 Battery Case for the Apple iPhone 3G/3GS. Best Buy says it sold about 32,000 cases including about 1,000 in Canada. The cases were sold in...
  3. Industry News
    Best Buy Canada, owners of the Futureshop and Best Buy Canada retail chains, today announced the Canadian launch of CinemaNow, an internet video download service. The service, which hopes to compete with similar services from Sony and Apple, gives movie lovers the ability to rent or buy more...
  4. Industry News
    CinemaNow, an internet video download service owned by Best Buy, has begun offering service in Canada. The service gives movies lovers the ability to rent or buy standard and high definition movies over the web will compete with similar services from Sony and Apple. Contrary to what has been...
  5. Industry News
    Twelve days ago on January 31st, Intel announced it had discovered a problem with its Intel 6 Series Chipsets (codenamed Cougar Point) chipset which is expected to cause issues with about one in twenty computer systems powered by Intel's Second Generation Core i5 and Core i7 quad core (codenamed...
  6. Smartphone/Tablet (Android, Blackberry & iOS)
    It would have been nice to just combine them, then it would have had real value to customers.
  7. Industry News
    Best Buy Canada, owners of big box consumer electronics retailers Best Buy Canada and Futureshop, has released two iOS apps for the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad which let users search the respective retailers products. The nearly identical Best Buy Canada and Futureshop apps let iOS users...
  8. Industry News
    Today is June 15th, the first day for sales of Microsoft's Office 2010 software which includes new versions of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Excel, OneNote, Publisher and Access database. For over a year, the company has been spending millions marketing this product and presumably will spend millions...
  9. Where Can I buy and general buying discussions
    Wasn't sure which topic this belonged in so I'm posting this here for now. Although I don't think there are as many great deals this time around as there were last year, I thought it might be useful to start a thread about the BB/FS online checkout process (for those of us doing some Christmas...
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