CompUSA's Black Friday Deals Include $5,999 Sony Vaio TT for $999, Tons of Giveaways

Not only are CompUSA and TigerDirect doing discounted deals for Black Friday-they call it Pink Friday because they are supporting the fight against breast cancer-but they are also giving away free desktop computers in store. You'll also get some insane discounts online on limited-quantity goodies. Two crazy examples:… »11/26/08 3:54pm11/26/08 3:54pm

CompUSA "Grand Re-Opens" in Florida, Hopefully With Less Suck

After purchasing out-of-business CompUSA a couple months ago, TigerDirect is reanimating the red, white and blue corpse with "Grand Re-Openings" of fifteen stores in Florida, along with one brand new one. They're promising "Lower prices... New wider selection... And amazing new deals." We hope so, their prices were… »4/25/08 3:30pm4/25/08 3:30pm

Giz Intern Smokes Competish at Tiger Direct AMD PC Building Contest

Last night, our weekend intern Eric Sheline made his mama proud by finishing fourth in the 11th annual Tiger Direct AMD Acer PC building contest. You'll recall in years past that Blam finished both 3rd and 5th, which means that Sheline basically tied his master, and smoked over 80% of the seasoned editors in the… »1/08/08 12:34pm1/08/08 12:34pm