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Phones 4U Workers Offered 'Lifeline'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Tech

The Dixons Carphone group has announced that it will be offering jobs to all 800 of its Phones 4u store-in-store staff as well as a further 1500 jobs ...

Tech Is Still Pretty Much A Rip-Off In The UK

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

Buying tech in the UK is -- surprise, surprise -- still pretty much a rip-off. Which? compared the prices, excluding tax, of 13 identical products ...

Currys Already Knows What You Want For Christmas (Yes, Really)

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Tech

Currys & PC World has released its annual predictions list for the top tech gifts this Christmas (yes, we said Christmas, and yes, it's July). And ...

Chromecast Hits The UK

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Tech

Google has launched its Chromecast TV dongle in the UK. Chromecast is a cheap and easy way to send pictures and video from your mobile device to yo...

Argos, Currys And PC World All Had A VERY Good Christmas

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Argos revealed its best Christmas performance for more than 10 years while Dixons saw sales "took off like a rocket" over the festive period. Argos...

Think Your Job Is Bad?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK

After a university graduate was forced to perform in a dance off for an interview at Currys, we researched some of the most degrading, humiliating and...

Christmas Marketing and the Hysteria Illusion

Claire Shropshall | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Shropshall

This Christmas, instead of battling fellow shoppers for the last cut price pigs in blankets, as advised by Aldi's 'once they're gone, they're gone' mantra, I'll be tuning out the avalanche of bile taking over the TV and radio waves and actually enjoying myself.

Grinch Of Great Ormond Street Thwarted By Xmas Generosity

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

Great Ormond Street Hospital has been inundated with offers to replace the wrapped presents stolen from the hospital - with Lord Sugar, Celtic Footbal...

Dixons Waves Goodbye To Own Brand Website

Charlie Thomas | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK

Dixons Retail, the tech and electricals brand which owns PC World and Currys, will close its dixons.co.uk website tomorrow. It will instead focus o...

iPad Killer? Google's Tablet 'Sold Out' In UK Stores

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Tech

Google's Nexus 7 tablet has "sold out" across the UK, according to one major retailer. As customers who bought the tablet via Google's Play store c...

Currys Makes Top 10 Xmas Tech Predictions... In July

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Tech

It may still be July, but the top 10 tech predictions for Christmas 2012 have just been unveiled by Currys and PC World. And two of the items on th...

Ex-Dixons Boss John Browett Received £36m Just For Joining Apple

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK Tech

Some Apple fans were surprised in February when the company announced it had hired the former boss of PC World and Currys, John Browett, to run its gl...

Dixons Retail Could Be The 'Last Man Standing'

PA | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK

Currys and PC World owner Dixons Retail said it had outperformed its struggling rivals, despite further sales woe over the Christmas period. The gr...