Circuit city

07.16.11
Circuit City puts DIVX patents up for sale, anyone in need of a failed disc format?
07.16.11

Circuit City puts DIVX patents up for sale, anyone in need of a failed disc format?

Circuit City's ill-fated video rental alternative, DIVX (not DivX), went belly up over a decade a...

View
05.16.11
Samsung's 11.6-inch Series 9 now shipping in the US, priced at $1,160
05.16.11

Samsung's 11.6-inch Series 9 now shipping in the US, priced at $1,160

It's been about a month since Samsung's 11.6-inch Series 9 laptop first surfaced for pre-order...

View
05.23.09
Systemax relaunches Circuit City's website, this time with feeling
05.23.09

Systemax relaunches Circuit City's website, this time with feeling

After shelling out some $6.5 million, you had to know that Systemax planned on doing something with...

View
05.19.09
Wal-Mart making move for Circuit City's old slice of the pie, prepping for Apple sections, Pre sales and higher-end electronics
05.19.09

Wal-Mart making move for Circuit City's old slice of the pie, prepping for Apple sections, Pre sales and higher-end electronics

While Wal-Mart will always be our hot spot of choice for picking up a mixed assortment box of grano...

View
04.13.09
Systemax snaps up Circuit City's brand and domain name
04.13.09

Systemax snaps up Circuit City's brand and domain name

Just like it did in January of last year, Systemax is snapping up leftovers from a now-defunct nati...

View
03.06.09
All Circuit City stores closing permanently on March 8th
03.06.09

All Circuit City stores closing permanently on March 8th

To an icon in the consumer electronics retail space, we wave goodbye. And for the hordes of employe...

View
02.04.09
Caption Contest: Best Buy FTW
02.04.09

Caption Contest: Best Buy FTW

A Twitterer documents the demise of one big box via the burn of another. Tim: "And thus the 20...

View
01.27.09
hhgregg continues to scoop up Circuit City business
01.27.09

hhgregg continues to scoop up Circuit City business

We wouldn't have predicted that when hhgregg started its Circuit City gift card program months ago...

View
01.19.09
Circuit City closings begin, lines form, bargains await
01.19.09

Circuit City closings begin, lines form, bargains await

If you were waiting to get some fliers in the mail announcing the beginning of clearances at your l...

View