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Apple to launch $99 iPhone?

Apple to launch $99 iPhone?

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It's being reported that Apple could be prepping an iPhone to launch at the arguably attractive $99 price point. US blog The Boy Genius Report has it from a once proven source that the company is prepping a cheaper 4GB model to be sold in US chain Wal-Mart... >>

Wal-Mart beats T-Mobile on Android G1 price

Wal-Mart beats T-Mobile on Android G1 price

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With the credit crunch on, people will be shopping around even more than before, and US retail chain Wal-Mart is well aware of this. It has announced plans to sell the Google G1 Android phone for around $30 less than T-Mobile USA, which is the exclusive... >>

Journey-themed MP3 player launches

Journey-themed MP3 player launches

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Power ballad-crooning rock band Journey has been graced with its own themed MP3 player in the States. Currently on offer at Wal-Mart, the 1GB ZVUE-made device comes pre-loaded 22 Journey songs - 11 new tunes and 11 "classic" hits. Fans will no doubt welcome... >>

Wal-Mart "aggressively" promoting Blu-ray

Wal-Mart "aggressively" promoting Blu-ray

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Toshiba may be plotting a "Blu-ray killer", and the techie world is waiting to see what it's going to come up with, but retailers stateside are putting all of their energies into supporting the Blu-ray format. Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, is... >>

Wal-Mart to sell $300 Blu-ray players

Wal-Mart to sell $300 Blu-ray players

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American retail giant Wal-Mart is to start selling Blu-ray players for under $300. Marking the cheapest starting price point yet for players in the format, even cheaper than the PS3 which sells for $399 in the States, the hardware on offer will be a Funai... >>

Apple announces iTunes is no. 2 music retailer in the States

Apple announces iTunes is no. 2 music retailer in the States

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Apple has announced that iTunes is now the number two music retailer in the US, behind only Wal-Mart, based on the latest 2007 data from the NPD Group. Apple also revealed that there are now over 50 million iTunes store customers. iTunes has sold over... >>

Wal-Mart issues official we're-going-Blu-ray statement

Wal-Mart issues official we're-going-Blu-ray statement

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Following the revelation that Wal-Mart is to go Blu-ray only through a buyer's post on the company blog, the retailer has now issued an official statement on the matter. Wal-Mart has announced that its 4000 Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores will "move forward"... >>

Wal-Mart going Blu-ray only from June

Wal-Mart going Blu-ray only from June

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Following rumoured reports just this morning that Toshiba is preparing to put the struggling HD DVD format out of its misery by conceding defeat in the format war to Blu-ray, another major American retailer has put the boot in. It seems Wal-Mart has chosen... >>

Dell closes all of its US kiosks

Dell closes all of its US kiosks

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Following on from its decision to start selling its PCs in a range of highstreet chains across Europe and the US, Dell has now opted to close all of its US kiosks. Reuters is reporting that the 140 kiosks, which are mainly in shopping malls around the... >>

Wal-Mart closes movie service

Wal-Mart closes movie service

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Wal-Mart has pulled the plug on its movie service in the US with hardly any warning to subscribers. According to online reports and a statement on the movie subscription service website, the closure happened on 21 December. Subscribers are now being asked... >>