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The Great Create Arduino Challenge

One thing we know for a fact – DIYers are a creative bunch, always coming up with cool solutions to problems that we face on a day-to-day basis. In talking to makers and DIYers, we know that many of you are always looking for your next project, so we thought it would be fun to […] Read more

Build Something Cool This Holiday Season

At RadioShack we are big fans of our DIY Kits and we are also big fans of the holiday season. So, like peanut butter and jelly, salt and pepper, and Lance and his bike, these kits are a perfect combination of DIY and the holidays! The Simulated LED Yule Log Fire Kit and the LED Color Wheel Kit for […] Read more

Join Us Today for #SoRightChat

Today, while you are contemplating what to get the man in your life for the holidays, join us for this weeks #SoRightChat, where we will be discussing great Dad’s gift ideas. You will have the chance to win a RC Monster Wheel 4×4 Chevy Silverado, and what is more manly than a truck on gigantic wheels!   Read more

RadioShack Launches FREE Mobile Product Support

While we usually have the best price in town on cellphones and tablets, it’s still important that we give our customers great reasons to shop at RadioShack. We already do this with our no mail-in rebates policy, along with our incredibly popular Trade and Save program and Upgrade Checker. However, we wanted to go one […] Read more

We Listened: Arduino Is Coming

A few months ago, we reached out to our community and asked what DIY parts and pieces you wished you could find at your local RadioShack store. We were overwhelmed with the response, and promised to bring in a top list of suggestions from you – including Arduino. Today, we’re pleased to be able to […] Read more

Arduino-Powered Possessed Pumpkin

With Arduino products on their way from Italy to RadioShack stores around the country, we thought it would be fun to issue a challenge to build something cool with RadioShack parts and pieces that’s powered by Arduino. We reached out to Daniel Gentleman, also known as Thoughtfix, who has built several cool Arduino toys, and […] Read more

Batteries With A Long Life

We move at such a fast pace today that we forget to notice something even when it is gone. A clothing style that has gone out of fashion, a band that became a one hit wonder, or that food that has spoiled in your refrigerator, “STUFF” does not last long. Most things around us are […] Read more

Halloween Survival Guide

All Hallows Eve is upon us, and the true terrors aren’t the witches, devils and monsters. We think that getting lost in the dark, taking lousy Halloween pictures, and wondering if your kids are up to no good are definitely more horrifying, so here’s our Halloween Survival Guide to help you stay safe, have fun, […] Read more