| Dec 5, 2014
Ho, Ho, Ho(dor)! It's the time of year for geek-friendly holiday shopping. Whether you're shopping for fans of “Game of Thrones,” “Star […]...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:07 PM
The following were taken from police reports.
A Nintendo game device was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 700 block of Tauber Road on Dec. 11.
A 27-year-old Matteson man was charged with driving on a suspended license during a Dec. 10 traffic...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:04 PM
Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015.
The web-based television service allows users...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:49 AM
With two weeks to go, stores are "leaking" advertisements for Gray Thursday/Black Friday doorbuster deals.
Walmart, Best Buy and Target have released Thanksgiving Day advertisements.
Here's a roundup:
WALMART'S ADVERTISEMENT says the retailer will...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:29 AM
RIP, Black Friday? The shopping holiday, now on respirator, may soon be dead.
Thankfully, lining up outside stores in the wee hours the day after Thanksgiving to save a few bucks only to get trampled is likely a thing of the past.
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:00 PM
DAVENPORT — Este jueves, además de los platillos tradicionales de la cena del Día de Acción de Gracias, muchos llevarán a la mesa otro plato fuerte: los folletos de ofertas y cupones del Viernes Negro.
Y es que las ventas especiales o "gangas"...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Japan's loss-making Sony Corp plans to slash its TV and mobile phone product line-ups to cut costs, counting on multi-billion dollar revenue surges for its buoyant PlayStation 4 and image sensor businesses over the next three years.
Having lost ground to...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 3:18 AM
Hot Black Friday doorbuster deals are on sale online now and in stores now. Here's the best doorbuster deals:
$99 Apple iPhone 6 16 GB with 2-year contract
Playstation 4 bundle for $399.99
Xbox One Assassin Creed bundle for $329.99
| Nov 28, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Black Friday may be losing its early-hours glow.
Pre-dawn crowds were small Friday at malls and stores across South Florida, although they picked up later in the day. Many retailers now start their holiday bargains on Thanksgiving Day, and the excitement...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Microsoft will reduce the price of its Xbox One videogame console by $50 on Nov. 2., in a move to sell more of the devices this holiday.
The price cut will last through Jan. 3, 2015, the company said Monday.
Microsoft is sweetening the deal even further...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Carrie Gormley and Jonathan Gitlin have received promotions at Create Advertising Group, as the entertainment marketing agency expands into new areas.
Gormley now serves as president of theatrical advertising, while Gitlin is president of television...