Mothers Day

  • Show mom you love her at least 20%

    Heads up, everyone: Mother’s Day is this weekend. Please don’t wait until the last minute to pick up some lame gift for your mom. You owe it to her to say thanks for all the love and support and bail money she’s given you over the years. We’re here to help you make sure you get a gift that mom can actually appreciate. Read More

  • Sort of CrunchDeal: T-Mobile waives activation fee, but only if you're lucky


    This has to be the most cockamamie way to score a deal I’ve ever encountered. For Mother’s Day, T-Mobile will waive the activation fee if you’re lucky enough to come across the banner ad on MSN’s home page. I’ve tried looking for it to get a screen grab, but I have a life and I refuse to sit here any longer. Simply follow these instructions put forth by TmoNews… Read More

  • Target taking advantage of GTA IV to push Mother's Day sales

    Brian over at Kotaku found this little ad by Target and I have to admit it’s pretty ingenious, but then again it’s pretty stupid. If I already owned GTA IV, what the hell would I be doing cruising around on Target’s site for? Nice try, Target. Read More

  • The AudioFile (Mothers Day Edition): Help Mom Rock Out


    This Sunday is Mothers Day. (Sorry if I just made you snarf your coffee.) As usual, I’ve left it till the last minute to get my mom something. And naturally, now that she finally understands what it is I do, she’s slowly getting more interested in portable audio. So I think this is the year I splurge and get her some solid, simple, affordable audio gear, but I’ve got to do… Read More

  • TV Timer: For Moms who Hate Their Kids

    Dear Mums: As Mother’s Day approaches, we’ve been on your side here on CrunchGear. We’ve saddled our readers with contests aimed at winning prizes for you, their mothers. They could have been a little more responsive, but maybe it’s not them? Maybe it’s you? Read More

  • Mother's Day iPod Giveaway: The Entrants

    Thanks, guys, for coming through at the last minute. I’m going to pick two folks at random to save time but rest assured I appreciate the hard work some of you put into these cards. Funny stuff. Read More

  • Mother's Day iPod Giveaway: OMG Wow!

    Well, I didn’t expect it but it looks like you guys pulled it together at the last minute. We’re closing the entries at 12:00PM EST and I’ll post the entrants then, just for kicks, and pick two entrants at random so I can be sure to have these in your hands by Sunday. Here are the rules, to recap. Read More

  • T-Mobile Loves Your Mom


    T-Mobile <3’s Mom so much we’ll be getting unlimited messaging all day on Mother’s Day, May 13. In case you’re feeling festive and/or creative T-Mo has also launched the ‘Stick Together’ site to help give you some ideas if you think SMS’s are lame. Print a sign or frame and spice up that picture message. Love you, Mom! Stick Together Read More

  • LED Roses Make Dorky Moms Smile

    This coming Sunday, two important things are happening: Mother’s Day and my birthday. Now I’ll leave it up to you to determine which will be more fun, but you can’t ignore the woman who cast you into this world. So pick her up some roses, or even better, LED roses, for the big day. This set of four contains light up roses that glow in various colors (red, blue, light blue… Read More

  • Mother's Day Gift Idea From Best Buy


    If you don’t want to put any time or effort into your Mom’s present or you missed a chance to win the Pink Zune we gave away then Best Buy has exactly what you’re looking for. As an in-store special you can get a gift wrapped pink or silver 4GB iPod Nano with chocolate for $214.99. This should be a last resort since I’m telling you well ahead of time that… Read More

  • Patent Monkey: Verizon Voice Activated Call Routing, Makes Mom Happy

    , Verizon revealed a means for using not only time for call routing it currently offers, but also a name recognition routing system. Knowing your Mom wants to be sure you are safe, this is just the technology to be sure she reaches you. Read More

  • Skype Yer Mom

    Skype (my favoritest Internet communications service for voice, text and video owned by eBay) and Intel (my favoritest chipset company that starts with the letter “I”) are teaming up this Mother’s Day (May 13, 2007), giving users in the U.S. and Canada free SkypeOut calls to any landline or mobile number around the world. The “Gift of Gab” promotion, as… Read More

  • Mother's Day Zune Contest: Day 2

    For those who’ve sent in pics and stories, keep it up. You’re all horrible human beings who deserve to win. For the rest of you, you should know that we’re having another one of our contests. What you see to the left is a limited edition pink Zune. We’re giving a brand new one away to one of your mother’s. Mom’s like things, and since Mother’s day… Read More

  • Your Mom Wants a Pink Zune

    Mother’s day is coming (May 13, FYI), and we’re going to help one of you nerds make her happy. No, we’re not going to help you move out of her basement or introduce you to a real, live girl so she can finally have grandchildren and believe you’re straight. We’re going to give something to give to her. With help from Cesar over at Zune Insider, we’ve got… Read More