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Electronics Store RadioShack Files For Bankruptcy Again

Reuters | Philip Lewis | Posted 03.08.2017 | Business

U.S. electronics chain RadioShack Corp filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday for the second time in a little over two years, faced with a challenging reta...

RadioShack Teamed Up With Nick Cannon For A Company Revival

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 12.02.2015 | Business

It's no secret that RadioShack has been struggling to stay afloat. As part of its makeover, the retailer on Wednesday announced it hired "Wild 'N Out"...

Turn RadioShack into MakerShack

Robin Raskin | Posted 06.09.2015 | Technology
Robin Raskin

To my Boomer eye, the best thing about RadioShack is a much bolder and a potentially bigger win. RadioShack could claim its rightful position as the center of the Maker universe, the same way it cut its teeth on tinkerers all those years ago.

10 Rants About Technology

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 06.02.2015 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

I'm always raving about the latest innovation so I figured I should also present the other side of the coin.

Some RadioShacks Will Survive After All

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2015 | Business

A court approved a plan to salvage RadioShack by co-branding most of its 1,740 surviving stores with cell phone provider Sprint.

Why RadioShack Couldn't Survive

Jose Costa | Posted 04.15.2015 | Business
Jose Costa

Saying goodbye to this iconic brand isn't easy, especially for those of us trying to keep our companies fresh and attractive. However, there's a silver lining: we can learn from RadioShack's mistakes.

Here's A List Of RadioShack Stores Slated To Close By March 31

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 02.09.2015 | Business

Is your store on the list?

Here's What RadioShack REALLY Wants To Say To You

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 02.09.2015 | Comedy

John Oliver is back from his break, just in time to say farewell to RadioShack on his HBO show, "Last Week Tonight." The company filed for bankrup...

Amazon May Take Over Some RadioShack Stores

Reuters | Posted 04.05.2015 | Business

Au revoir, RadioShack.

Report: RadioShack Prepares To Shut Down

Reuters | Posted 02.03.2015 | Business

(Reuters) - Troubled electronics retailer RadioShack Corp is preparing to shut down the chain in a bankruptcy deal that would see half the stores take...

Kim Bhasin

RadioShack Planning More Store Closures, Layoffs To Avoid Collapse

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 12.11.2014 | Business

RadioShack announced a last-ditch attempt to avoid bankruptcy on Thursday morning, but industry observers think the iconic electronics seller's plan m...

RadioShack Reverses Plan To Stay Open All Day On Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 11.12.2014 | Business

Just two days after it announced it would be open from 8:00 a.m. until midnight on Thanksgiving, RadioShack is changing its plan. RadioShack said W...

RadioShack Says It's Really Desperate For Money

AP/HuffPost | Posted 11.11.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — RadioShack warned Thursday that it may need to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization if it can't rework its debt or find ano...

America's Worst Companies to Work For

24/7 Wall St. | Thomas C. Frohlich and Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 06.22.2014 | Business

Employees can now share their opinions about employers online. As a result, companies face new reputation risks that can affect their customers and sh...

You Can Trade In Your Old iPhone For A 5S (There's Just One Catch)

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.18.2014 | Technology

Looking to buy a brand-spanking-new iPhone 5S on the cheap? Your best bet might be to go somewhere you haven't been in a long, long time: a RadioShack...

9 Retailers Closing The Most Stores

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: Brick-and-mortar retailers have been suffering from slow economic activity for years, as well as from increased competition from online...

Another Nail In The Coffin For RadioShack

Reuters | Dhanya Skariachan | Posted 03.04.2014 | Business

March 4 (Reuters) - Struggling retailer RadioShack Corp reported a wider quarterly loss on Tuesday and said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores afte...

Big, Big Problems At RadioShack

Reuters | Dhanya Skariachan | Posted 02.04.2014 | Business

NEW YORK - U.S. electronics chain RadioShack Corp is planning to close about 500 stores within months, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, ci...

WATCH: RadioShack Plays On 80s Nostalgia For Ad

Posted 02.02.2014 | Sports

Oh RadioShack, the 80s called! In a clever play on a classic insult, RadioShack shows it pays to be able to laugh at yourself in its 2014 Super Bow...

Waging War On Christmas?

Slate | Matthew Yglesias | Posted 12.03.2013 | Business

After Thanksgiving comes Black Friday. And then America's noblest tradition can truly begin: the War on Christmas. Today, the American Family Assoc...

Kim Bhasin

RadioShack To Keep Name Because 'Not Many People Hate Us'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 12.02.2013 | Business

When Joe Magnacca took over as chief executive of RadioShack in February, he immediately faced a critical decision: Should he change the brand's name...

Mom Sues RadioShack For Allegedly Selling Her A Cell Phone Full Of Porn

Posted 10.03.2012 | Money

A Georgia mother is reportedly suing RadioShack, claiming the chain sold her a porn-filled refurbished cell phone. According to the Atlanta Journ...

The T-Mobile myTouch 4G Looks Simply Beautiful

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

T-Mobile announced the myTouch 4g will be available for purchase on November 3rd, 2010.  The price point will be $199.99. $199.99 (after a $50 mail-i...

Five Items You Should Always Recycle

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

Recycling is one of the easiest steps you can take toward living green--but some recycling matters more than others.

Reinvention is the New Black

Tevis Trower | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tevis Trower

If either your bank account or your emotional reserves are bleeding red, reinvention just might get you back to a positive balance.