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Facebook pushes further into eBay, Craigslist ‘for sale’ space

Facebook pushes further into eBay, Craigslist ‘for sale’ space

When you want to buy something gently used, you might turn to a site like eBay, or take your chances with Craigslist. Recently, Facebook began venturing into this territory, formalizing the buy and sell experience via groups. A novel idea, but ultimately a contained environment within your Facebook experience. A new discovery shows Facebook is trying to peel those ‘for sale’ groups away from the shadows and bring them to your main page, showing you a list of all items for sale in groups you belong to.

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Sony Online Entertainment to go independent in sale to investment firm

Sony Online Entertainment to go independent in sale to investment firm

Today, Sony Online Entertainment announces they’ve been acquired by Columbus Nova, an investment management firm. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, though it does mean Sony Online Entertainment will become an independent entity. According to a blog post by a community relations representative from SOE, “It will be business as usual and all SOE games will continue on their current path of development and operation. In fact, we expect to have even more resources available to us as a result of this acquisition.”

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GOG kickstarts Big Fall Sale with free Mount & Blade

GOG kickstarts Big Fall Sale with free Mount & Blade

Yep, it's that time of year again when game publishers and distributors will all be vying for your hard earned money (or that of your parents). Kicking off the season is GOG, who no longer just offers "old games". For the next couple of days all the way up to November 25, the digital game distributor known and loved for its DRM-free copies will be filling your screens with loads of deals every hour and every day. Starting with a free copy of Mount & Blade in the first 48 hours of the campaign.

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Amazon Appstore expands, has 30 free apps for 2 days

Amazon Appstore expands, has 30 free apps for 2 days

Amazon has a daily free app offering to entice users into its custom Android ecosystem as well as offer advertisement for the lucky app and developer. But like Google Play Store, it occasionally puts up themed bulk sales to hook in even more hits and users. To mark the shifting of the calendar, Amazon is giving away 30 apps all for free, for personal improvement, and for fun.

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eBay store selling refurbished iPhones may be Apple’s

eBay store selling refurbished iPhones may be Apple’s

Apple just might have a new store — online. The high-end hardware retailer seems to have turned to eBay in an effort to relieve themselves of factory refurbished gear. Ahead of the iPhone 6 launch — and in the dregs of Summer — sales have been slumping. Now we can all get our hands on an Apple-approved handset for less than normal.

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Blackberry to divest most of its Canadian properties

Blackberry to divest most of its Canadian properties

The latest page in Blackberry's business woes comes in the form of a property announcement, with the company revealing plans to divest the majority of its real estate located in Canada. This follows some pretty big layoffs, as well as a recent announcement that it'll be selling five of its buildings to the University of Waterloo for $41 million Canadian.

Steam’s Summer Getaway Sale underway: Hide your wallets

Steam’s Summer Getaway Sale underway: Hide your wallets

It's no secret that Valve's Steam digital gaming service holds gigantic sales throughout the year and discounts even the biggest games by 50% or more. This time around, we're seeing probably the biggest sale of the year so far, which is Steam's Summer Getaway Sale that is lasting 11 days throughout this month, with each day having its own set of discounted titles.

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Humble Bundle with Android 5 launches with six awesome games

Humble Bundle with Android 5 launches with six awesome games

The Humble Indie Bundle is a great way to get some amazing video games for however much you want to pay, but the organizers behind the initiative have been giving Android a lot of attention lately. Particularly, today's new Humble Bundle is the fifth one specifically with Android support, and it comes with a handful of great games that you'll love.

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Xbox Live Games on Demand sale starts today

Xbox Live Games on Demand sale starts today

Last week, we told you about a major sale coming our way this week, with over 60 Xbox 360 games being discounted all week long, with different sales every day. Larry Hyrb, head of Xbox Live, has announced that the sale has begun, and to start the week off, Microsoft is going big with heavy discounts to several Halo titles.

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Xbox Live Games on Demand sale coming next week

Xbox Live Games on Demand sale coming next week

If you're an avid Xbox Live user, and prefer the convenience of downloading games instead of going to the store to buy them, you're in luck. From February 26 to March 4, Microsoft is holding the "Ultimate Game Sale," where they'll be discounting a handful of popular Games on Demand titles, some of which are 85% off.

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EA discounting iOS Games for up to 90% off during President’s Day sale

EA discounting iOS Games for up to 90% off during President’s Day sale

Today is 1st US president George Washington's birthday, which also marks President's Day in the US. To celebrate, Electronic Arts is discounting over 55 of its games, some of which you can grab for as much as 90% off their normal price. This means that every single one of their games on sale is only $0.99, even their iPad games.

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Best Buy drops price on all MacBook Air models for weekend promotion

Best Buy drops price on all MacBook Air models for weekend promotion

We've got some good news for those who have been wanting a MacBook Air but find the higher price tag a little difficult to swallow, as Best Buy has discounted all MacBook Air models in a weekend promotion. All four MacBook Air models have seen their prices cut by $200, which should make an Air purchase a little more manageable for some folks. The only thing is that this promotion requires you to make your purchasing decisions quickly, because the deals are only good through Saturday (which is tomorrow, in case you've lost track of time).

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