While the Microsoft Store is selling the Band 2 at its full price of $249.99, you can get it elsewhere for a lot less. The health- and fitness-focused device is now available for as little as $140.
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After permanently cutting $150 off the Lumia 950, and $200 off the 950 XL, this week, Microsoft has now slashed 25% off one of its more affordable Windows 10 Mobile devices - but only for a few days.
BlackBerry has cut a hefty chunk off the price of its Android flagship, the Priv, in several key markets, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and various parts of Europe.
T-Mobile quietly dropped HTC's latest flagship in July, just two months after its launch. The device is no longer listed on the carrier's site, and its stores say they're not expecting more stock.
With new Nexus handsets expected to be announced in the next few weeks, big discounts are popping up on the current models. The Nexus 6P is available with up to 27% off from two major US retailers.
Microsoft has cut $150 off one of its most affordable Surface Pro 4 models, making it $50 cheaper than the entry-level Core m3 version - and you can combine that offer with other deals too.
After much delay, the Starbucks app for Windows 10 Mobile is officially available. It enables users of the app to easily pay for their food and drinks using the app, as well as earn rewards.
Last week, Amazon offered the Band 2 exclusively to those with a Prime subscription for $144.99. Now, Microsoft's wearable device is available at that price for all buyers - but only in one size.
The European Commission has officially adopted the so-called EU-US Privacy Shield. This is a framework of digital data sharing between the two unions but critics say it doesn't offer any real privacy.
After unveiling the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 in Europe a couple of months ago, Samsung has now opened pre-orders for the mid-range Android tablet in the US, priced at $299.99 for the Wi-Fi model.
Marshmallow started rolling out worldwide last month. Huawei has now confirmed that the update - which includes EMUI 4.0, the newest version of its Android interface - is now available in the US.
Six weeks ago - for the fourth time in two months - Microsoft slashed 30% off its Band 2 in a deal that was due to end tomorrow, July 9... but the offer is sticking around for a while longer.
The NuAns NEO Windows 10 Mobile handset, with its unique design and covers, is finally going global. Those interested can get it for as little as $270 while supplies last on Kickstarter.
Various offers on a range of Microsoft products are ending on June 30 - the same day on which the company's 2016 fiscal year ends. But even if you miss out on these, more will no doubt be along soon.
A hacker is claiming to have stolen around 655,000 healthcare records from three US-based companies. The records were stored in plaintext and are now up for sale for other cyber criminals.
MobileFun is offering up to 50% off its luxury Mozo covers for the Lumia 950 and 950 XL in the US and UK - and Neowin readers can get an extra $5/£5 off each cover with our exclusive discount codes.
After advertising similar discounts since March, Microsoft is once again offering a generous 30% discount on Band 2 in the United States, saving customers $75 off the full price.
It's that time again - just over two weeks after its last deal ended for some Surface Pro 4 models, Microsoft has launched another round of discounts for certain configurations of the device.
Kantar Worldpanel's latest figures show that Windows phone sales plummeted by over 50% in five key EU markets in the first three months of the year - but Android sales are rising around the world.
HTC says it's started shipping the 10 in the US - but there's some ambiguity over its availability in the UK, where Amazon now says it will be released 12 days later than previously expected.
The US Supreme Court has ruled in favor of changes to some of the rules governing how the government can hack into devices. The new rules allow judges to give warrants outside of their jurisdictions.
BlackBerry has reduced the price of its Android flagship, the Priv, in the US, UK and several European markets - but the handset's price remains unchanged in the company's home country.
NSA chief Admiral Mike Rogers was in Israel last week to discuss closer ties between the NSA and its Israeli counterpart, Unit 8200. The meeting came after the US DoJ charged seven Iranian hackers.
After going on sale in the UK today, Samsung's ultra-thin Windows 10 tablet - featuring a 12-inch Super AMOLED with 2160x1440px, and a sleek 6.3mm-thick body - will be available in the US tomorrow.
Following its launch last month in various European markets, Microsoft has now quietly opened pre-orders for its newest Windows 10 Mobile handset, the Lumia 650, in the United States and Canada.
LG has announced that its new G5 flagship will go on sale in the US in early April, and for a limited time, those who buy the device will get a free extra battery and charging cradle with it.
After launching the PlayStation TV in Japan in 2013, and in other markets in late 2014, Sony has now confirmed that it terminated shipments of the device to the US and Europe at the end of last year.
Spotify has started a new promotion that will give users of its Premium service a free Google Chromecast. The promotion runs until 11:59pm CET on February 28th 2016 or while supplies last.
Curve, an all-in-one credit card, is vying to replace your wallet. But, unlike competitors, the Curve card offers compatibility with chip and pin, magnetic stripe and contactless technology.
After unveiling the 'Phone Biz', its new aluminum-bodied Windows 10 Mobile handset, last week, Japanese company VAIO has said that it does not intend to launch the device in the United States.
The Lumia 435, Microsoft's entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 handset, is now even more affordable in the US, where it's currently available for just $39.99 off-contract, including free shipping.
Microsoft is offering a free copy of 'Assassin's Creed Unity', 'The Crew' or 'Watch Dogs', along with a $75 Microsoft Store gift code, to buyers of its Xbox One console in the US until February 15.
The Xperia Z5, priced at $599.99, has a 5.2" 1080p display and 3GB RAM, while the Z5 Compact gets a 4.6" 720p screen and 2GB RAM for $499.99 - but these US models don't have fingerprint sensors.
Microsoft has cut $100 off every model in the Surface Pro 4 range, with the exception of the range-topping Intel Core i7 version with 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage, which is still priced at $2,699.
The Surface Pro 3 is no longer available via the Microsoft Store site in the US - but it's not the end of an era just yet, as stock still remains available through some of Microsoft's retail partners.
While some UK retailers still have Surface Pro 3 stock, the Microsoft Store there has now sold out of the last-generation device, and only the range-topping model is still available on the US Store.
A new report from the influential RAND think tank suggests that governments should attack Bitcoin and blockchain technologies to undermine the public's perception of their utility and security.
If you buy a Surface 3 tablet - priced from $499 to $699 - before January 17, Microsoft will give you a free Type Cover keyboard worth $129.99, with a choice of four color options available.
comScore's latest data for the US smartphone market shows that Windows phone share declined by 0.1% for a second quarter, while iOS fell by 1.0% - but Android was the big winner, up by 1.4% to 53.1%.
A new poll from AP-NORC suggests that 56% of Americans support warrantless surveillance. The poll also suggests that religious extremism could be the cause of the spike.
Microsoft is offering up to £60 off the Surface 3 tablet in the UK, while in the US, you can get $100 off, plus an additional $50 discount if you also buy a Type Cover keyboard with the device.
AdDuplex's latest stats show another big monthly increase in Windows 10 Mobile usage, and also reveal which is more popular between Microsoft's new Lumia 950 and 950 XL flagships in various markets.
Mirroring similar events in other parts of the world, Microsoft is inviting Insiders to celebrate the US launch of its new Windows 10 Mobile flagships in New York City and Bellevue, Washington.
The Microsoft Store is no longer accepting pre-orders on the Lumia 950 and 950 XL in the US; while in Canada, the XL is unavailable, but the smaller 950 can still be pre-ordered... for now.
According to the latest data from comScore, Bing usage has increased by 1% in the mid of August, which is considerably less than the 15% increase which the general manager of Bing Ads Group predicted.
The BBC's Director-General has said that the corporation is working on a new video streaming service for the US, which will provide on-demand access to the BBC's massive library of content.
According to the latest data from comScore, 2.9% of smartphone-owners in the U.S use Windows Phones, consistent with last month's marketshare, while Android and iOS lead the race by a long margin.
HTC's One M9 hasn't exactly been a sales hit since its launch earlier this year, but the company is hoping to boost sales of its Android flagship by giving away $100 of Google Play credit with it.
OnePlus has announced that shipments of the OnePlus 2 to the US and Canada will be delayed by 2 to 3 weeks. Those interested can still purchase a handset via invite tomorrow.
The Indiegogo campaign to bring the dual-display YotaPhone 2 to North America quickly broke through its $50k target, and went on to raise $300k - but Yota now says that the launch has been cancelled.