This Power Pack Will Charge Your Phone...Or Start Your Car

We're no strangers to USB battery packs, I haven't seen many that will jump a dead car battery. In addition to a 7500mAh USB charger, this highly-rated Cobra JumPack comes with a set of detachable jumper cable clamps that deliver 400 peak amps to your dead car battery. » 2/06/15 2:25pm 2/06/15 2:25pm

Best Buy oversells Forza 4 special edition, screws gamers

The Forza Motorsport 4: Limited Collector's Edition is chock-full of extra cars you'll love driving in Forza 4... assuming you didn't order the game from Best Buy. It turns out the big box electronics retailer sold many more of the special edition than they actually had. Now they're going on a pre-order killing spree.… » 10/10/11 12:00pm 10/10/11 12:00pm

This is why you don't take your Lamborghini to Best Buy

Last week we showed you a photo of a Lamborghini Murcielago being serviced at Best Buy and opined about why it was a bad idea. Now we've found the Facebook page from one of the techs who worked on the Lambo — and it makes an even better argument. » 7/20/11 12:00pm 7/20/11 12:00pm

Best Buy "Geeks" don't like being underestimated

The general consensus yesterday was that bringing your Lamborghini Murcielago to Best Buy is a horrible idea. Not everyone agrees. Meet Colby Stockbrine of Pensacola, Florida. He's a Best Buy tech and he sent me this response. » 7/14/11 12:00pm 7/14/11 12:00pm

This moron got his Lamborghini serviced at Best Buy

This photo provided by a reader shows car crime on the level of taking your Lamborghini to Best Buy to get a stereo (or DVD player or iPad) installed. Because it's someone taking their Lamborghini Murcielago to Best Buy for a stereo installation. » 7/13/11 3:00pm 7/13/11 3:00pm

How the Best Buy con artist spent millions on supercars

Our story on 11 supercars impounded from con artist Russell Cole after bilking Best Buy out of $31 million brought in these photos from someone who used to tend to Cole's collection back when he'd swap day-old Bentleys because he didn't like the color. » 4/07/11 2:30pm 4/07/11 2:30pm

This Electric Motorcycle Can Reach a 100 Miles Per Hour

Brammo's new electric motorcycle, the Empulse, is the big brother bike to the Brammo Enertia. Compared to other electric motorcycles, it's faster, lasts longer and still surprisingly affordable. Not to mention that it actually looks like a motorcycle. » 7/15/10 3:14pm 7/15/10 3:14pm

Best Buy Partners With Ford, Planning Auto Service Takeover?

In the last month, super big box retailer Best Buy has announced partnerships with both Mitsubishi (for EV vehicles) and now with Ford (syncing customers with SYNC). What's Best Buy up to? » 12/14/09 5:15pm 12/14/09 5:15pm

Best Buy's Geek Squad Going After EV Charger Market?

The North American reveal of Mitsubishi's iMiev electric vehicle came with an interesting piece of news: Best Buy's Geek Squad will snag four iMievs for use as fleet vehicles in the near future. What else is afoot? » 12/02/09 7:45pm 12/02/09 7:45pm

Best Buy Announces RDS/iPod-Based In-Car Stereo Patent

Though not as common in the Colonies, certain markets utilize a Radio Database System to send song info over the FM band. A new patent by Best Buy utilizes this technology and links it, cleverly, with a "memory storage device," and by that they mean an iPod. This technology comes in handy when you're listening to a… » 3/15/07 7:30pm 3/15/07 7:30pm