Wal-Mart testing out game and movie trade-in machines

<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/walmart.jpg" alt="walmart" />Trading in your used video games could get even less personal (not that it needs to be personal in the first pla

Wal-Mart stepping into the big-box electronics breech

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/ups_boxjpg.jpeg">By adding higher-end, interactive displays, Wal-Mart intents to grab big box shoppers who might have once gone to dedica

White PS3 DualShock3 controller already available in the US

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/dualshock3whitewalmart051209-580px.jpg" alt="" />Has anyone else seen or purchased a white DualShock 3 controller for the PS3 in the US?

Wal-Mart sells box of rocks disguised as Nintendo DS (twice)

<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/rocks.jpg" alt="rocks" />I've worked plenty of thankless retail jobs so I can sympathize with the grind but please, customer service people,

ASUS computers to be sold at Wal-Mart?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/walmart-exterior1.jpg">Looking to build on US sales of its notebooks and netbooks, word on the street is that “ASUS is expected to star

Holiday E-Commerce Sales Fall Flat

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/deflated-santa.jpg" /> Online holiday sales deflated 3 percent this year. <a href="http://www.comscore.com/press/release.asp?press=26

Bloops: AT&T outage coincides with Wal-Mart 3G sales

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/iphone_smashed.jpg" alt="iphone_smashed"> <a HREF="http://www.boygeniusreport.com/2008/12/28/and-so-it-ends-att-users-report-network-ou

Wal-Mart sells $197 8GB iPhone ($197$99)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/123354-walmartad.jpg"> <a href="http://tech.yahoo.com/news/pcworld/20081227/tc_pcworld/walmarttoselliphone3gstartingdec28">Yahoo is repor

Wal-Mart to sell $99 4GB iPhone?

The Wal-Mart/iP3G rumor has been swirling for months now and the latest tid-bit states that Wal-Mart will indeed sell an iPhone3G, but it’s going to be a 4GB version for $99 with a two-year agre

Online Holiday Sales Making A Comeback, Or Barely Holding Their Own?

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/pr1203chart.gif" /> After a tepid start, online holiday sales seem to be picking up a bit. Online sales on Cyber Monday as measured b

Update on the Wal-Mart Black Friday death: Police having hard time identifying those responsible

No story has ever annoyed me as much as the Black Friday death that occurred at a Long Island Wal-Mart last week. What’s worse is that, right now, it doesn’t look like the police will be a

Every time you buy an HDTV an angel gets its wings (or the economy is saved, one of those)

How were the crowds at your local Best Buy, Circuit City and PC Richards yesterday? Good? Great? Grim? (My local Best Buy was pretty crowded yesterday, to say nothing of the mall itself; parking space

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

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/online-shopping-table-2.png" /> The theme this holiday shopping season is frugality. J.P. Morgan analyst Imran Khan expects online sa

Wal-Mart's Black Friday ad posted online officially: $128 Blu-ray player

Big bad Wal-Mart, which supplies Main Street with the cheap goods it needs to survive, today officially released its Black Friday ad. Whoop-dee-do. Wal-Mart wants you to input your zip code in order t

Walmart’s Black Friday ad is now making the rounds

Lady and gentlemen (get it, one lady?) I give you Walmart’s Black Friday ad, home of the $128 Blu-ray player and the $798 50-inch plasma TV. Notable deals include:

Wal-Mart to sell $128 Blu-ray player on Black Friday

In the ultimate test to see whether or not Blu-ray is ready for mainstream adoption, Wal-Mart will be selling a Magnavox player for $128. If it creates stampedes like Wal-Mart’s $29 DVD player from

Someone is mad at Wal-Mart for selling the G1 at a discount

What’s wrong with Wal-Mart? Low prices, friendly old people greeting you as you enter. It’s this close to Heaven. NOT TO SOME PEOPLE. Channel Web, for instance. They have come up with five

T-Mobile G1s for Wal-Mart delayed a week

Shipping delays have left Wal-Mart shelves bare of the first Android handset, the T-Mobile G1. It was originally reported that the mega-retailer would begin selling the G1 at a discounted price of $14

Dragon covered Xbox 360 controller combo available at Wal*Mart

In case any of my friends and family are reading this post then you should know that I’m in desperate need of an extra wireless 360 controller. The one you see above is exclusive to Wal*Mart and

Wal-Mart's revamped online music store plays nicely with Mac, Linux

Amazon MP3 and iTunes—the only two online music stores that really matter—have another competitor to worry about now that Wal-Mart has re-launched its own music store. The “new and impro
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