Holiday Shopping Resources on the web

This is my first post to and it looks like .text has a bunch of cool features.  So far I’m impressed 🙂  I’ve been really busy which is why I haven’t posted in a while, but I wanted to get out this info in case anyone is still searching for presents.  In particular, you should bookmark the places I list below for finding gift ideas, buying resources and reviews as they will surely come in handy as you shop for this and future holidays. Enjoy

My Hardware wish list

My Book wish list

Finding Gift Ideas

Buying resources


  • Epinions – Reviews on just about everything

  • cNet – Reviews on scanners, digital cameras, monitors, and much more

  • PC Magazine – Reviews on Hardware, software

  • Amazon – You’ll find product reviews on just about everything Amazon sells

  • MetaCritic – Before you ever buy that computer or Xbox game, check out the review on Metacritic first.

Comments (2)

  1. One site I would add to that list is

    Especially if you’re looking for bargains using sites like mysimon or pricegrabber, it’s highly advisable to read about other people’s experiences with a company prior to doing business with them. Some of these online shops you do NOT want to do business with…

  2. mbaba says:

    Another site I would add to your Buying Resources list is

    In addition to using your browser to compare prices, you can check prices buy calling a Toll Free phone number and entering the ISBN or UPC code.