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Nexus 7 2 press images, full specifications and price confirmed on Best Buy site ahead of launch

Nexus 7 2 press images, full specifications and price confirmed on Best Buy site ahead of launch

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Best Buy has jumped the gun somewhat by posting its pre-order pages for the second-generation Nexus 7 tablet ahead of its official announcement later today. It has included the full specifications, press images from every angle and US prices for both... >>

Pebble exclusively launches through Best Buy online and US stores

Pebble exclusively launches through Best Buy online and US stores

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Pebble announced on Tuesday that its Kickstarter-born smart watch would launch exclusively through Best Buy this summer. A Jet Black version of the Pebble is now available at Best Buy online. The same model will also land in all US Best Buy stores on... >>

Samsung Experience Shops to open within 1,400 Best Buy stores in US

Samsung Experience Shops to open within 1,400 Best Buy stores in US

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Samsung has confirmed that it will launch 1,400 "Experience Shops" in Best Buy stores in the US in the coming weeks. The Samsung Experience Shop (trademarked, of course) will be installed in more than 1,400 Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile specialty stores... >>

Best Buy CinemaNow Disc to Digital pictures and hands-on

Best Buy CinemaNow Disc to Digital pictures and hands-on

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One of Rovi's major announcements at CES in Las Vegas this year was that DivX Plus Streaming digital rights management has been approved for UltraViolet use. This allows several of Rovi's back-end entertainment delivery services to add UV compatibility,... >>

Wii Mini official, but only in Canada for now

Wii Mini official, but only in Canada for now

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Following an earlier leak on the Canadian Best Buy home page, Nintendo has confirmed it is launching a smaller, slimmer version of the original Wii games console. Dubbed the Wii Mini, it will ditch internet access and GameCube compatibility, in order... >>

Apple iTV detailed by Best Buy

Apple iTV detailed by Best Buy

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There is a saying that if you wish for something long enough it becomes true and that's probably what Best Buy is hoping for after it conducted a survey concerning the rumoured Apple iTV platform. US tech site The Verge reported on a leak that saw the superstore... >>

9 companies fighting to stay alive in 2012

9 companies fighting to stay alive in 2012

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We love our gadgets, we all do, but as the competition continues to get tougher and tougher, companies have to make better and better gadgets to stay not just relevant, but in business. Here are nine companies that are going to find 2012 tough. Some will... >>

Best Buy UK to cease trading 15 January 2012: Closing down sale begins

Best Buy UK to cease trading 15 January 2012: Closing down sale begins

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We brought you news on the imminent closure of UK Best Buy at the beginning of November and now the company has posted a letter saying that Best Buy UK stores and website will close on 15 January 2012. The UK venture was a teamup between Best Buy and... >>

Pocket-lint Podcast #61

Pocket-lint Podcast #61

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A mixed bag is on the agenda in the Pocket-lint Podcast this week, as the team looks at the delights of Motorola's Xoom 2 duo of devices, and editor Chris Hall attempts to explain with 8.2-inches is better than 7. Ian Morris puts forward an interesting... >>

Confirmed: Carphone Warehouse to close Best Buy stores in UK by year end

Confirmed: Carphone Warehouse to close Best Buy stores in UK by year end

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Carphone Warehouse is expected to announce that it will be closing its 11 Best Buy superstores in the UK, following disappointing performance since they first started opening in 2010. The delayed start - they were first planned for 2009 - can't have been... >>