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Giveaway: Toys!

Check out our top 5 recommendations for smart gifts for kids this year! RadioShack has all kinds of toys to fit any kid’s interests. If your child is a maker and loves building, then they will love toys like littleBits, Roominate, and a Robotics Kit. If your child is an adventurer, then they will love toys like […] Read more


5 Tech Trendy Gifts for 2014

You know that person on your list … they have every gadget? They know the best apps, they seem to have the latest gizmo before it comes out, and they wait in line for things. They’re called Early Adopters, and you want to make their holiday, but if you’re not tech-savvy yourself, it might be tough […] Read more


Giveaway: Stocking Stuffers

Check out our top ten suggestions on stocking stuffers this year! While you’re out buying Christmas presents from everyone’s list, it’s easy to forget about stocking stuffers – small, simple gifts that people might not realize they want, but will end up asking themselves how they ever lived without! For example, a Selfie Stick – no more awkward […] Read more


Maker Monday: Project with littleBits and Arduino

Adding the littleBits Arduino at Heart module to my littleBits Korg Synth Kit has opened up some exciting project options. If you’re not familiar with Arduino microcontrollers, this is a great way to get your feet wet. I started off using the littleBits Synth Kit to play a few simple beats and patterns, but I’m not a […] Read more


Giveaway: What’s on your GiftSmart Wish List

The holiday season is all about giving and making wishes come true, and we want to be a part of the magic! Doesn’t it always seem like Santa knows just what we want for Christmas? Well, this year RadioShack is going to be your Secret Santa by making your wish list a reality. All you have to […] Read more


#HackYourHoliday: A Recap of Our NYC MakeAThon

Over the past couple of weeks, we held meetups around the country for fans of littleBits to DIY together and enjoy the company of other curious inventors-in-the-making. This past weekend, we held a MakeAThon in Times Square, NYC and were thrilled to see so many of you join us to make your own ornament! If you missed the local meetups or the MakeAThon, […] Read more


Giveaway: Robotics Kit

At RadioShack, we encourage kids to play by making. That is why we sell a variety of toys for boys and girls that stimulate the mind and boost creativity and imagination. Some of these toys include Roominate — a motorized dollhouse, littleBits — which can be used to create circuits in seconds, and of course the Make:it Robotics Starter Kit. […] Read more


5 Smart Gifts for Musicians and Audiophiles in 2014

Music is everywhere this time of year. But for the year-round music aficionado, this time of year can also bring the opportunity to score some swag that can take their music making and listening to that sweet sanctum of beautiful noise. Get inspired with five smart gifts for the musicians and audiophiles on your list: […] Read more