• CrunchDeals: Target's Xbox 360 summer bonanza

    Starting this Sunday, Target will be offering a Buy 1, Get 1 half-off all regularly priced Xbox 360 games. Target will also be offering gift cards for certain Xbox wares purchases: “$50 GiftCard with Xbox 360 hardware (Pro or Elite), $10 GiftCard with Xbox 360 wireless controller in black or white, or $5 GiftCard with 1600 point Xbox LIVE card.” Not a bad deal. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Big discounts at Target on Transformers goods

    What appears to have started on the 22nd of this month and running through until July 11th (a day before my birthday *hint, hint*) is a bonanza on Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen items at Target. With discounts up to 20 percent, parents and kids, young and old, will want to flock to the red bullseye and snatch up all manner of Transformers goods. Read More

  • Next week: Two free Blu-ray movies with the purchase of a PS3 at Target

    Gamers! Target has a pretty decent promotion that kicks off this Sunday. The store will give you two (out of a total selection of four: Casino Royale, Hancock, Step Brothers and Resident Evil: Degenration) free Blu-ray movies when you buy the $399 80GB PS3. (The PS3 includes Resistance: Fall of Man and Motorstorm includes in the box.) Not too shabby if you’re in the mood for some PS3. Read More

  • Target kicks off video game reservation program

    Hoping to woo gamers who somehow manage to plan ahead more than a day in advance, Target is implementing a new video game reservation program. The basic idea is that you pay $1 for a reservation card, which holds your game for seven days after the release date, and when you return to pick the game up, you’ll also get a $5 Target gift card good on future purchases. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Target offering HDTVs for under $200

    Let’s not get too excited here, but starting this Sunday, Target will have a 720p HDTV on sale for $199. Here’s the catch, it’s a little guy. How little? Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Target drop Shaun White, COD: WaW, SW:TFU, MC:LA and others down to $40

    I thought retailers typically slashed prices before Christmas, but these are hard times and now they’re going after the folks who couldn’t afford those ghastly prices to begin with. It’s a win-win situation for retailers, but we’re getting screwed as usual. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Olevia BD-100 Blu-ray player $149 at Target

    Blu-ray players keep on dropping in price – HUZZAH! – and Target has a nice deal on an Olevia unit. The BD-100 has all the bells and whistles of a Profile 1.1 player at a killer price. True, Black Friday deals were better but chances are no shopkeeper died for this deal (too soon?) Read More

  • Peek contest winners!

    Who knew a simple little gadget like the Peek could garner so many entries? Not me – that’s for sure. It only does e-mail! Without further ado, the following two individuals have won themselves a Peek e-mail device provided by Target. Don’t forget about our Livescribe smartpen giveaway. Read More

  • Last day to win a Peek!

    Target sure loves CrunchGear and we love them for throwing down two Peek e-mail devices (review) for us to giveaway. Now don’t go scoffing about just because it’s not some hotsy-totsy-hotdoggin-showboatin gadget. Not everyone has access to e-mail on their phone and chances are you know some of them. Here’s your chance to hook them up for the upcoming holidays or feel free… Read More

  • Survey Suggests Nearly 30 Percent Of Online Holiday Shoppers Plan On Spending Less This Year

    The theme this holiday shopping season is frugality. J.P. Morgan analyst Imran Khan expects online sales to be flat this year. In a survey of U.S. consumers conducted by J.P. Morgan, nearly 30 percent of online shoppers say they plan on spending less this year during the holidays than last year. Nevertheless, online retailers should do better than offline ones. In total, including… Read More

  • Contest: Memory shot? Win a Livescribe smartpen!

    Wait. What was I supposed to write about? Oh yeah, we have another contest running starting today to give away a Livescribe smartpen. I really wish I could remember what I was supposed to tell you about this thing. Maybe you should just watch the video. How do you win? Read More