One of the most common (and most frequently abandoned) New Year’s resolutions is to join a gym and get in shape. But listen — getting to the gym is a pain. If you’re in the suburbs, you probably have to drive 15 or 20 minutes to get there, and if you live in a city, you might have to walk there, which is exhausting in its own right. So why not bring the gym to you in 2015? More →
If you’re a regular BGR reader, chances are that you received at least a few electronics over the holidays. Whether it was a new laptop, a smartphone or a video game console, you’ll probably spend some time in the coming days and weeks deciding how best to accessorize. Thankfully, Amazon is making it even easier this week with some great deals on tech accessories. More →
Amazon is known for having the best prices around on plenty of items all year long, so when the massive online retailer holds a sale, it’s definitely worth checking out. Amazon’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Cyber Week sales were packed full of deep discounts that potentially saved consumers hundreds or even thousands of dollars ahead of the holidays, and now Amazon is offering one last chance to enjoy some special savings before 2015 arrives next week.
Here’s everything you need to know. More →
Amazon has recently increased the cost of its Amazon Prime subscription plan from $79 to $99 a year, but the service is certainly valuable to many Amazon customers, especially those people who purchase plenty of goods from the retailer. Looking to determine exactly when Amazon Prime is worthwhile to the buyer, Business Insider has put together a quick video that should help customers who aren’t really sure whether paying the Amazon Prime subscription is really worth it. More →
Remember that string of companies like Kozmo.com that popped up in the late 1990s and offered same-day delivery service on thousands of items? The cost of running those operations quickly put them all out of business, but thin margins are Amazon’s specialty and the company just launched a service that puts those old companies to shame.
It’s called Prime Now, and it offers delivery of your order within one hour. More →
It’s might seem hard to believe, but there’s only one full week of shopping left before Christmas. If you were smart, you might have finished your holiday shopping before the middle of December, but if you’re anything like me, you now have ten days to figure out what to buy your friends and family members.
Over the past few months, at least one of your friends or family members has probably upgraded to a new phone, whether it’s the Galaxy Note 4, the iPhone 6, the Xperia Z3 or something from earlier in the year.
Whichever phone they chose, they probably wouldn’t mind a few accessories to go along with it, which is why we’ve prepared a small collection of mobile-minded gifts from Amazon that you might want to consider. More →
If you hate holiday shopping as much as I do, you need to give Amazon’s new app a try. It’s called Surprise! and it takes all of the hassle out of finding gifts, wrapping them and delivering them to your friends and family members. With Surprise!, you can simply put together a cute e-card, attach an Amazon.com Gift Card and leave the heavy lifting to the recipient. More →