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Dixons and Carphone Warehouse continue merger talks but appear to be in stalemate

Dixons and Carphone Warehouse continue merger talks but appear to be in stalemate

By 24 March 2014

Talks are continuing between Dixons Retail, owner of Currys and PC World, and Carphone Warehouse about a possible merger that will create an electronics superpower in the UK. However, no decision has been made at present and time is running out. The Takeover... >>

Dixons and Carphone Warehouse in merger talks

Dixons and Carphone Warehouse in merger talks

By 24 February 2014

Dixons and Carphone Warehouse are in talks over a possible merger that could make the electrical giant and smartphone retailer one powerhouse high-street chain. Both boards have confirmed that they are in talks over combining the companies, although at... >>

PC World slashes price of top spec Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 tablet to under £100

PC World slashes price of top spec Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 tablet to under £100

By 17 December 2013

The Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 tablet that Pocket-lint awarded four stars only a month ago is now £99.99 - a massive £80 off the original retail price. Although there are other 7-inch competitors around that price point, the Advent is by far and away... >>

Currys & PC World Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 vs Google Nexus 7: What’s the difference?

Currys & PC World Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 vs Google Nexus 7: What’s the difference?

By 6 November 2013

Currys & PC World has just announced its own-branded Nvidia Tegra Note, available for pre-order from 7 November, but how does it compare to Google's popular Nexus 7? With very similar price points and target audiences, we compare the two tablets to see... >>

Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 announced: Nexus 7 competitor available through Currys & PC World in UK

Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 announced: Nexus 7 competitor available through Currys & PC World in UK

By 6 November 2013

Currys and PC World has announced that it is making its own-branded version of the Nvidia Tegra Note to be available in its stores and online in the UK from 15 November. The Advent Vega Tegra Note 7 will be available from pre-order from the retailer from... >>

Cubify Cube 3D printer available in Currys and PC World from 2 October

Cubify Cube 3D printer available in Currys and PC World from 2 October

By 1 October 2013

Currys and PC World will sell the Cubify Cube 3D printer online from tomorrow, 2 October. Designed for use in the home, the Cube features plug-and-play simplicity and the potential is there to start 3D printing as soon as you get it out of the box. Currys... >>

New Nexus 7 release date UK? PC World says 13 September starting £199

New Nexus 7 release date UK? PC World says 13 September starting £199

By 25 July 2013

The new Nexus 7 is coming to the UK on 13 September, according to PC World.  The website has added the new Google Android 4.3 tablet to its online store and says you can pre-order it for delivery on 13 September. The tablet is priced at £199 for the... >>

Currys and PC World add software downloads to online stores, from Microsoft, Adobe and more

Currys and PC World add software downloads to online stores, from Microsoft, Adobe and more

By 1 July 2013

Now you don't have to wait for all items bought from Currys and PC World to be delivered, the online stores of Dixons Retail have now added software downloads to the items you can buy. Add them to your basket, pay and you can be using the applications... >>

Visa V.me digital wallet to be accepted for payment by Currys and PC World

Visa V.me digital wallet to be accepted for payment by Currys and PC World

By 24 June 2013

Visa Europe has announced that Currys and PC World is to accept payments on its online retail sites using Visa's V.me digital wallet when it goes live in the UK at the end of 2013. The payments technology firm's PayPal rival will allow users to complete... >>

Tablet sales up 1,000 per cent, as Currys and PC World launches live gadget tweet tracker

Tablet sales up 1,000 per cent, as Currys and PC World launches live gadget tweet tracker

By 14 December 2012

Tablets sales have risen 1,000 per cent year on year, says Currys and PC World. It also claims to have sold a tablet device every second on Cyber Monday (10 December), as the high street and online consumer electronics retailer launches a page dedicated... >>