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Top 5 Gifts for the 21st Century Dad

Dad, Pops, Padre … whatever you call the guy who helped raise you to be the mature, sensible, intelligent person you are, he’s due for some appreciation. This Father’s Day, RadioShack has the goods that will have everyone calling him “The Cool Dad.” Read more

Build Something Cool With Velleman Kits At RadioShack

At The Shack, we’re big fans of science fairs, which means we’re also fans of kits that give you a great starting point for that cool project. Velleman is the undisputed leader in do-it-yourself kits and components, and we’re excited to partner with them to make it easier for you to get everything you need […] Read more

Jason Lends a Helping Hand: A Visit to Joplin, MO

We had the opportunity to catch up with Jason Giler from RadioShack Store Operations, as he just recently returned from a trip to Joplin, MO. Jason is originally from Germantown, Maryland and currently lives in Keller, TX. He has worked for RadioShack for 6 years and spent 5 of those years as a Store Manager. […] Read more

Top 5 Weather Preparedness Apps

The weather’s been downright crazy recently. With big rains, flooding and way too many tornadoes all around, it helps to be prepared. Today, we’re featuring five of our favorite weather preparedness apps that can help you get ready for whatever’s next. American Red Cross: Shelter View Exclusive to iTunes, the American Red Cross: Shelter View […] Read more

A Closer Look At HTC Sense 3.0 On The HTC EVO 3D

You can now pre order the much-anticipated HTC EVO 3D for Sprint at your local RadioShack store. This hot new smartphone is powered by Android v2.3.3, which is also known as Gingerbread. The HTC EVO 3D also features HTC’s Sense v3.0 user interface, which adds quite a few enhancements and extra features. Check out our […] Read more

RadioShack Weather Preparedness Ride Along: Rob White

As part of our focus on weather preparedness with The Weather Channel’s Great Tornado Hunt with Mike Bettes, RadioShack took meteorologist and blogger Rob White on a ride along through tornado alley. Rob put together this guest blog post to share his experience.   My name is Rob White. I’m a meteorologist living near Austin, […] Read more

The Shack Talks Past, Present, and Future With DIY Community Pillars

While at Maker Faire last weekend, we met so many great people. However, today we’re focusing on two great members of the DIY community that were kind enough to share some thoughts on the past, present, and future of the DIY movement. First, we talk to Jim Newton of TechShop, a membership-based DIY workshop that […] Read more

Amy And Lauren Recap Maker Faire

While Dwayne and John were exploring Maker Faire and doing actual work, Amy and Lauren were on the grounds, taking in the sights and sounds of the event. In addition to the great videos showcasing the different Makers that they met, Amy and Lauren put their thoughts and reactions down to share with you. Amy […] Read more