TigerDirect Is Selling the Last TouchPads Today (In a Slightly Less…

I hate bundles. Don't make me buy things I don't want. Especially that dumb stupid Best Buy bundle that shackled a TouchPad to an HP computer. Ugh. Now TigerDirect is liquidating their TouchPads under slightly less annoying bundle terms. Ugh. » 11/04/11 9:59am 11/04/11 9:59am

CompUSA Re-Opening With 30 New Stores, Invents "Retail 2.0"

CompUSA is attempting to make a comeback from bankruptcy with 30 new brick-and-mortar stores and a new philosophy they have dubbed "retail 2.0." » 4/10/09 1:20pm 4/10/09 1:20pm

Question of the Day: Where Do You Buy Gadgets Online?

Amazon and Newegg are where 90 percent of my online dollars go, since they're among that small cabal of sites you'd trust with your children. Where do you buy most of your stuff online? » 12/30/08 5:00pm 12/30/08 5:00pm

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

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 3:54pm 11/26/08 3:54pm

CompUSA: It Lives!

After it died, CompUSA was bought by Tigerdirect, and here are some of the first pictures of the freshly awakened PC retailer. Even better, the zombified store is reported by reader Martin B. to be better than its pre-undead version: » 5/05/08 9:36pm 5/05/08 9:36pm

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 3:30pm 4/25/08 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 12:34pm 1/08/08 12:34pm