Tag: best buy

  • Attempting to Track Down Whoever Hacked My Best Buy Account

    Attempting to Track Down Whoever Hacked My Best Buy Account

    This morning I was alerted to something strange going on with my online Best Buy account. It turns out, someone got a hold of my account, probably by brute force hacking the terrible password I had used, and ordered 2 computers and an iTunes gift card. After a little sleuthing of my own I have…

  • Did You Go Out On Black Friday?

    Did You Go Out On Black Friday?

    Since today is “Cyber Monday”, which is also dumb, I thought I’d chime in on my thoughts regarding “Black Friday”. For those of you that have been living in a cave, Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving and is one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Yep, that’s right “one of”, because…

  • DO NOT USE Best Buy’s “Buy Back” Program

    Some of you may have heard about Best Buy announcing their new “Buy Back” program which essentially allows you to purchase insurance on a product in anticipation of possibly upgrading in the future. If you were ever considering this for even a second, don’t, it’s a total scam and you’ll be extremely disappointed when you…

  • Get Halo: Reach and Call of Duty: Black Ops for $75 Total!

    Check out this article over at Bargain Bastards for information on how to order both Halo: Reach and Call of Duty: Black Ops for $75 total (not each). I just placed my order, nothing like 2 of the hottest games for almost the price of 1. Bargain Bastards

  • ShopKick Impressions

    If you haven’t heard of ShopKick yet, don’t worry it just launched today, but I have a feeling you’ll be hearing about it a lot more in the coming months. Basically what it is is a location based reward program where you get points for going to certain places and doing certain things (mostly scanning…

  • Best Buy needs to chill out when people are buying $1,000+ TV’s from them…

    Hey Cody from EmotionalNinja. Last night I decided it would be a good time to go buy a new TV, you know upgrade from my 20″ CRT to a 50″ 1080p Plasma. Well when I was looking at my TV’s just getting an idea every employee I talked to was extremely nice. They were extremely…