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1 Mar/12

Online Shoppers: Why Online Reviews Can Save Your Day

Online Shoppers: Why Online Reviews Can Save Your Day

Do you shop online? If you do, online reviews are likely to be a source of reference that helps you make your decisions. In an online review, the writer shares their experiences with the product and/or service, notes the advantages, disadvantages and other unseen qualities that were not released by the manufacturer. (Image source: Fotolia) Technically, it’s the online version for ‘word-of-mouth’ and the fact that there are so many reviews out there speaks volumes of...

3 Set/10

The Best Things to Buy in September [Buying Guide]

The Best Things to Buy in September [Buying Guide]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Lots of stores are looking to make space for their big fall inventory push, and everything left over from summer is going cheap. Time to look into cars, appliances, holiday airfare, and other good buys in September. More » (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Continua a leggere – Original Link: The Best Things to Buy in September...

28 Ago/10

From the Tips Box: iTunes Auto-Add, Dock Magnification, and Shopping Lists [From The Tips Box]

From the Tips Box: iTunes Auto-Add, Dock Magnification, and Shopping Lists [From The Tips Box]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Readers offer their best tips for installing applications on OS X, organizing your music library, and installing QuickTime on Windows without Apple Software Update. More » (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Continua a leggere – Original Link: From the Tips Box: iTunes Auto-Add, Dock Magnification, and Shopping Lists [From The...




4 Ago/10

Visit Spain (Espana) Through Stunning Photographs

Visit Spain (Espana) Through Stunning Photographs

Spain – or officially, The Kingdom of Spain – is an extremely mountainous European country. The climate is very diverse and according to region – and the rain in Spain does NOT fall mainly on the plain, it falls mainly on the northern mountains. Spanish territory also includes the Canary Islands and the Balearic Islands. Spain has a wide diversity of architectural styles and landscapes. There are numerous local languages spoken in Spain, the national language is Castellano...

12 Lug/10

Automatically Convert Currencies On Web Pages

Automatically Convert Currencies On Web Pages

Buying goods online in other countries can be a real money saver. It is for instance pretty easy for Europeans to buy in countries of the Europe Union without the fear of having to pay additional taxes which would have to be paid if goods were bought in the US or Asia. Many central Europeans for instance like to shop in the UK, because the prices there are often cheaper even if additional shipping costs have to be paid. Check out the article How Customers Can Benefit From A Global Economy...

22 Feb/10

E-Commerce Design Resources: The Ultimate Round-Up

E-Commerce Design Resources: The Ultimate Round-Up

E-commerce design requires much of the same design knowledge and skill as any other type of web design. The pages are built from many of the same elements – headers, footers, columns, graphics, and text, among other things. But there are additional elements that need to be considered, from both a design and usability standpoint. Site architecture is often more complicated, with products sometimes falling into multiple categories. Product pages need to be laid out in a way that makes...

14 Set/09

Get Control of Your Nickel-and-Dime Spending with Mint [Saving Money]

Get Control of Your Nickel-and-Dime Spending with Mint [Saving Money]

Ed. note: Lifehacker alum Kyle Pott let his coffee habit get out of control the last couple of years; here’s how he used the financial tracking tools at Mint to identify and get a handle on his expensive coffee addiction. Take a look at the graph above–it’s pretty easy to see how much I love coffee. Let me clarify, though, that I never drink fancy coffee drinks. All of my spending on coffee since 2007 has been on black coffee. Thanks to the help of Mint.com, I’ve...

8 Set/09

Choose the Right Sized TV for Your Space with a Simple Formula [Television]

Choose the Right Sized TV for Your Space with a Simple Formula [Television]

So you’re in the market for a new HDTV, but don’t know what size screen to buy. You could go with the “bigger is better” adage, or you can precisely calculate a more suitable size by applying the following formula. Gadgetwise blogger J.D. Biersdorfer and NYT personal tech editor Sam Grobart demonstrate how to determine the right television size using one simple formula. According to the duo, the process involves taking the viewing distance from the screen (in...

3 Set/09

RunMyErrand Outsources Your Chores [Chores]

RunMyErrand Outsources Your Chores [Chores]

Looking for someone to pick up your dry cleaning, make a grocery or IKEA run, or tackle other errands for you and don’t mind paying a few bucks extra for the convenience? Web service RunMyErrand might be worth a look. This isn’t the first service of its kind—previously mentioned DoMyStuff is a similar offering—but where DoMyStuff lets anyone offer to run your errands (and could be a nice way to make some extra cash for yourself if you want to run a quick one), RunMyErrand...

3 Set/09

RunMyErrand Outsources Your Chores [Chores]

RunMyErrand Outsources Your Chores [Chores]

Looking for someone to pick up your dry cleaning, make a grocery or IKEA run, or tackle other errands for you and don’t mind paying a few bucks extra for the convenience? Web service RunMyErrand might be worth a look. This isn’t the first service of its kind—previously mentioned DoMyStuff is a similar offering—but where DoMyStuff lets anyone offer to run your errands (and could be a nice way to make some extra cash for yourself if you want to run a quick one), RunMyErrand...

11 Giu/09

Save Money at The Farmer’s Market by Shopping Late [Eat To Live]

Save Money at The Farmer’s Market by Shopping Late [Eat To Live]

Farmer’s Markets are a terrific weekend activity. Many shoppers rush to get there early in an attempt to score the best finds, but the best deals may come to those who sleep in. Photo by alltrain43. According to Consumer Reports, sellers rarely want to lug their goods back to the farm, so if you catch them late, you’ll likely be able to score some great bargains. And unlike flea markets, because the goods aren’t unique, odds are the seller will have a lot of the same...

8 Giu/09

New Bar Codes Designed to Help Avoid Expired Foods [Eat To Live]

New Bar Codes Designed to Help Avoid Expired Foods [Eat To Live]

The New York Times wrote recently about new GS1 DataBars that are making their way to supermarkets and stores near you. According to the article, the bar codes will offer shoppers a better way to save cash and avoid expired goods. Photo by Pasukaru76. One of the more interesting benefits that the new GS1 DataBars have over traditional bar codes is that they can help prevent shoppers from purchasing expired goods. A poultry DataBar, for example, might contain not only the price and product...

10 Apr/09

Billeo Browser Plug-In Streamlines Online Bill Pay [Downloads]

Billeo Browser Plug-In Streamlines Online Bill Pay [Downloads]

Windows/Mac only: Free browser plug-in Billeo helps you pay bills and shop online with a powerful set of tools for managing your online financial life. Billeo streamlines your online bill pay and shopping through a number of useful tools—for example, by tracking when a bill is due, keeping a running history of your paid bills, and handling form filling and password management to give you quick access to your bills. The service even creates a set of reports with nice charts to help...

5 Mar/09

FrameFinder Sizes Up the Right Frames for Your Face [Shopping]

FrameFinder Sizes Up the Right Frames for Your Face [Shopping]

Web application FrameFinder lets you try size up frames online so you can find just the right glasses for your face without dealing with the pushy LensCrafters folk. Just upload a pic, step through the simple wizard, and start sizing yourself up for a new pair of killer frames. It’s a great little tool if you’re not sure what sort of frames fit your face (though we’ve got a few rules of thumb for that, too), and since you can save bundles of cash by buying eyeglasses online,...

29 Nov/08

ZingSale Notifies You When Products Go on Sale [Shopping]

ZingSale Notifies You When Products Go on Sale [Shopping]

You don’t have to run a manual search every day from now until December 23rd to find the best price on an item you’re hot to purchase but only for so much—web service ZingSale will monitor item prices for you over time, and email you when they go on sale. Search for a product on ZingSale, and if the resulting prices are what you’re willing to pay, press the “Zing it!” button to enter your email address and set up an alert. Here’s what that looks...