We just worked out a deal with MyGlobalTalk to get a promo code Gear Live readers 20 free minutes of International calling time, with absolutely no purchase necessary. Very nice if you’ve got relatives in other countries and want to talk to talk to them during the holidays. It’s simple, you just head on over to our MyGlobalTalk free minutes page (or, when you are checking out, just use the promo code: gearlive20), and hit the Get Started button. If you are curious if the countries you want to call are included in the deal, here’s a full list.
You can use the minutes anywhere, and they are good on both cell phones and land lines. Put it to good use!
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Your holiday shopping season is winding down, so we are hitting you with another list of Newegg deals that you can sink your teeth into. Our eye is on the RAM, as we can totally see giving that to the lady in our life with a card that reads “Thanks for the memories,” but maybe that’s just us:
- Fuji FinePix Z100fd 8.0MP Silver Digital Camera - $109.99 (promo code “CAMERA12125”) Expires 12/31
- 72 Hour Canon Sale - Expires 12/18
- Receive a free Gift with Xerox 6130N - Expires 12/20
- $100 off Samsung ToC HDTVs, including free shipping. Expires 12/27
- Get up to $65 Combo Savings and Free Shipping on Antec and Intel - Expires 12/24
- Nextar Q3-01 3.5” Navigation System - $64.00 - Expires 12/20
- Kodak EasyShare C913 Silver Digital Camera - $86.99 (after promo code “CAMERA12158”) - Expires 12/31
- G.Skill 4GB (2 x 2GB) 200Pin DDR2 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Notebook Memory-$34.99(after promo code “MEM12155”) - Expires 12/23
You may have already heard of ChaCha. It’s like Ask for cell phones. We bring it up because it is a perfect tool for the holidays. You simply inquire about the best deal on a product and dial 242242 (ChaCha, of course) or 1-800-2ChaCha and they will send you back a text message in a few minutes. Although the service is free, your provider may not be. By the way, if you have a computer with 1GB RAM and win every night when you watch Jeopardy, you can apply to be a guide and actually get paid for it.
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In case you happened to miss Black Friday, online destinations are here to push Cyber Monday down our throats. Luckily, there are some pretty good deals to be found. Newegg has a page dedicated to all their Cyber Monday sales, where they’ve got a total of 60 deals, categorized into gifts for gamers, gifts under $50, gifts under $100, portable electronics, and the ever-so-vague “hot deals.” Be sure to check it out if you’ve still got gift shopping to do (or if you wanna score some stuff at a discount for yourself.)
As always, we keep non-seasonal Newegg promo codes on the forum.
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If you don’t yet have a Wii, head over to eCost on Black Friday, where they will be offering one each hour for $99.00. Beginning tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. EST, the 10 units come with a sensor bar, stand, WiiMote, Nunchuck and Wii Sports. Look for it in the Bargain Countdown section. We’re sure they will have other awesome deals so look around the site in case you miss out on the game system deal, but note that you will have to pay shipping.
Note: Because of the response, eCost will also be offering one Wii tonight from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. for the same price, so eat quickly.
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Back with this weeks Newegg deals
- Toshiba REGZA 32” 1080p LCD HDTV: $588.99, Expires 11/23
- Western Digital My Book External 1TB Hard Drive: $135.61
- Seagate Barracuda 1TB SATA drive: $109.99, Expires 11/23
- Kodak EasyShare C913 9.2 megapixel Digital Camera: $91.79, Expires 11/25 (Code: CAMERA111810)
Man, these pre-Black Friday sales are starting to look fantastic. Case in point, Newegg and their $499.99 LCD HDTV sale that’s going on for the next 24 hours. The television featured is the Corion Digital Lifestyles 42” 720p LCD HDTV. If you are looking for a high definition picture, and are on a budget - or if you just want an HD unit for the bedroom or another non-primary viewing area - you can’t really beat this. Regular retail price on this one is $999.99, so you’d be saving $500. On sale now, for the next 24 hours.
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We’re back with more Newegg coupons and all-around good deals that we have come across. Some of these expire fairly soon, so if you see anything you like, you’ll wanna jump on it. We’ll include expiration dates where applicable:
- Lite-On Blu-ray Reader - $89.99 - Use coupon code “LITEONBLURAY10”, expires 11/9
- Thermaltake power supplies 50% off + free shipping - Expires Nov. 15
- Olympus Stylus 10.1MP Waterproof digital camera - $229.99 - Expires 11/10
- Seagate Barracuda 750GB hard drive - $89.99 - Free Shipping
We admit it. With the holidays coming on, we almost welcome the fact that things are not great with the economy. It sort of evens out the playing field for those of us that struggle to pay our rent. So we embrace companies who are worried about a slower than normal season and are trying to help themselves by helping us out. Dell’s Deal of the Day is one such example. They are not only offering low prices on their own products, but on other companies’ products as well, although we found the prices of those about equal to those on Amazon.
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We found a great little site dedicated to Black Friday. There over fifty lists from companies that include Circuit City, CompUSA, Office Depot and Radio Shack, with more to come. Looking at Sears’ list, we found such items as a Samsung Blu-ray Disc Player for $199.99, Sharp’s LC26SB24U 26” 720p LCD HDTV for $399.99, and the Sony 5-Disc DVD/CD Home Theater System with 1080p Upconversion at $249.99, marked down $50.00. Even if we can’t always shop online, it is certainly a plus to be able to check out what is out there ahead of time.
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