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  • VIDEO: Goodwill opens retail center in Hampton

    VIDEO: Goodwill opens retail center in Hampton
    Goodwill opened a new retail center in Hampton on Wednesday, welcoming hundreds of shoppers during its opening day activities. The retail center houses a traditional retail store, an outlet and a computer store under one roof. The building, located on...
  • Should you buy a computer on Monday or Friday?

    Timing is everything if you're trying to get the best deal on a computer, airfares, cars and even stocks. Surveys indicate that there are days and times of the month when you are more likely to get a bargain. Online retailers, for instance, lower...
  • PC personal shoppers

    PC personal shoppers
    Q: I will be in the market for a new home PC, as well as will my significant other. I need to have some consulting assistance in choosing a PC and external hard drives, not only for backup but for maintaining my vast file of photos, which I have been busy...
  • Want an app? There could be a tax for that

    Want an app? There could be a tax for that
    That download of an Angry Birds app, Katy Perry song, or "Captain America" movie could end up costing consumers more, thanks to a "digital products" tax proposal that's being pushed in Annapolis this year by Gov. Martin O'Malley. The bill is part of a...
  • Officials want purchasing revamp after audit

    Glendale officials plan to revamp information technology and purchasing operations in order to save money and protect against liability issues regarding software licensing. The moves come after the city’s internal auditor reviewed city purchases...
  • 10 ways to stay safe while shopping online

    10 ways to stay safe while shopping online
    With more shoppers than ever turning to mobile devices and computers for holiday shopping, many are inadvertently leaving themselves vulnerable to online fraud and scams. Here are 10 ways to avoid becoming a victim this holiday season: Stay away from...
  • Tech: iPad tablet helps grab customers

     
    Major retailers are jumping on the iPad bandwagon in an effort to boost sales. Merchants including Gucci Group and JCPenney are experimenting with ways to use electronic tablets in their stores. No retailer has the formula quite figured out yet, so most...
  • Gloucester reassessment to be delayed for one year

     
    A reassessment of Gloucester County real estate that was supposed to be concluded at the end of this year appears destined to be delayed for a year. The county's Reassessment Team is recommending the Board of Supervisors delay this year's......
  • Kids have easy access to explicit music but have a harder time getting violent video games

     
    FTC sting operation found enforcement of entertainment ratings by retailers worst for music, best for video games....
  • Apple's Lion sells 1 million copies in first day

     
    More than 1 million people have downloaded the latest version of Apple's operating software, Mac OS X Lion, to their computers on the first day, the company said Thursday. At that rate, users are buying Lion faster than any other operating software...
  • A 'Black Friday' shopping ritual coming to Mexico?

     
    Mexico is calling on all citizens to shop shop shop this holiday weekend. It's an effort to give Mexico a retail ritual like Black Friday in the United States....