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The Shack Takes In Maker Faire

We introduced you to the team that was headed to Maker Faire last week, and they had an amazing time hanging out with fellow makers. It was an exciting couple of days, with plenty of cool people to meet and awesome things to see. Amy and Lauren wanted to share a little bit of the […] Read more

The Shack Is Headed To Maker Faire

Five years ago, Make Magazine, a favorite read for DIY-type folks, created its Maker Faire event. Since then, there have been a number of Maker Faires in various cities around the globe, from San Mateo, California to Vancouver, British Columbia. This year, RadioShack has a team of folks from our corporate office heading out to San […] Read more

RadioShack & The DIY Community: You Talked, We’re Listening

Since 1921, RadioShack has had a large following in the DIY arena – the folks out there who are building cool projects with things like capacitors, transistors, and circuit boards. We have over 1,800 technical parts and pieces currently available in our stores, but we know that’s not enough. We’ve been listening to you, we […] Read more

5 iPad Apps You Didn’t Know You Needed

So you watched our Apple iPad 2 unboxing video and ran out to get one for yourself? We can’t blame you – there’s no doubt that the Apple iPad is an awesome tablet, straight out of the box. However, there are also thousands of cool apps for the iPad in the Apple App Store. To […] Read more

Watch Your Favorite Shows Anywhere With DISH Network TV Everywhere

Here at The Shack, we’re solution-oriented people. If you’ve got a problem, we’ll find an answer. Like watching TV on the go. In the past, if you forgot to record a show before you left the house, you were pretty much out of luck. But that all changes today. You can get this sweet new […] Read more

The Shack’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and while we’re not ones to advocate sibling rivalry, there’s no reason your gift shouldn’t be the best. Of all time! A gift that trumps all before it and all that will ever be. Ahem, you get the picture. And if you don’t, the first item below can […] Read more

Pick Your Free Smartphone This Week At The Shack

At The Shack, we love 3G smartphones of all shapes and sizes. We also love choice, so this week we’re offering your choice of free AT&T 3G smartphones with new contract or 2-year agreement in store only at your local RadioShack. You can choose from the popular Apple iPhone 3GS, the powerful Samsung Captivate, the […] Read more

Top 4 Things to Pack in Your Weather Preparedness Kit

It’s that time again! The tornado and hurricane seasons are upon us and all of us here at The Shack want you to be prepared so that you can stay safe if or when inclement weather heads your way. We highly recommend that you build a weather preparedness kit and stock it with the products […] Read more