Refurbished Apple products can be a great deal

By libertyc
February 13, 2011 // 3 Comments

On our sister blog Appletell, Charles Moore has a great article on why buying refurbished goods from Apple is actually a pretty good idea. I’ve long suspected this—I got my first iPod Touch as an [...]

Refurbished Nook Wi-Fi: $79.99, today only

By libertyc
February 9, 2011 // 1 Comment

1 Sale a Day is currently offering a refurbished Nook Wi-Fi reader for $79.99 for about twelve more hours. It comes with a 1 year warranty and 90-day free phone support. This is the lowest price yet [...]

$89 Black Friday Kindles sold out in seconds

By libertyc
November 28, 2010 // 5 Comments

Blog Kindle reports on the “aftermath” of the Black Friday $89 Amazon Kindle deal. As might reasonably be expected, the Kindles sold out so fast that some people accused Amazon of not actually [...]

Barnes & Noble lists ‘refurbished’ Nooks for $99.99, $119.99 on eBay for rest of year

By libertyc
November 25, 2010 // 1 Comment

Nate the Great at The Digital Reader notes that one of his readers reported that Barnes and Noble listed refurbished Wi-Fi Nooks on eBay for $79.99 today; it sold 3,590 of them at that price before [...]

Apple offers refurbished iPads at $50 discount

By libertyc
September 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

Found via DealsPlus (via a retweet from ShivaeStudios): Apple is now offering refurbished iPads. However, as a comment on the DealsPlus page notes, the refurbishment discount is a flat $50 across all [...]

Amazon still selling refurbished 2nd-gen Kindles

By libertyc
September 9, 2010 // 2 Comments

On CNet’s “Crave” gadget blog, David Carnoy points out that Amazon is still stocking “refurbished” units (possibly just leftover new units) of the 2nd-generation Kindle and Kindle DX at [...]

Refurbished iPod Touch prices fall

By libertyc
September 2, 2010 // 1 Comment

As the new iPod Touches (iPods Touch?) have been announced, are pre-ordering, and shipping in a week or so, it’s also time to look at the “shadow market” that trails the new devices—the [...]

Refurbished Sony Reader 505-LC, $99 at Books-a-Million

By libertyc
July 13, 2010 // 2 Comments

Our sister blog Gadgetell reports that Books-a-Million and Sony are beating yesterday’s $109 Kindle refurb with a $99 refurbished Sony Reader 505-LC. Of course, as Gadgetell writer Robert Nelson [...]

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