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The Cheapskate

Rick Broida scours the Web for great deals on tech.


CNET Live - Episode 96

Rick Broida from CNET's Cheapskate blog joins us to talk bargains.

By 2 April 2009


The specs that Matter

CNET's TV editor David Katzmaier shares his top TV picks of the season. CNET's Cheapskate Rick Broida reveals the best time to shop for that new TV and Darold Rydl from Woot.com explains Woot's popular "Bag of Crap".

By 28 November 2011


Black Friday Deals!

The first Holiday Help Desk of 2011 features hot Black Friday deals including giant HDTVs for under $200. Donald Bell joins us with his best tablet picks as well as Cheapskate Rick Broida & John Vincent from BlackFriday.info.

By 23 November 2011


Welcome to CNET Marketplace

CNET already knows everything about the gadgets you love--now we're sharing our secrets for getting the best deals on what you crave. CNET Marketplace serves up buying advice, price alerts, and exclusive deals, all under the guidance of our master miser, Rick "The Cheapskate" Broida.

By 28 October 2011


Meet 'The Cheapskate' in person, in Michigan, on Monday

Rick 'The Cheapskate' Broida will be live and in person at the Novi Public Library for unmitigated geek-talk. Come one, come all.

By 31 October 2008


Should you buy last year's TV model?

Is age 6 too young for a Nintendo DS? Tom Merritt and Brian Cooley tackle your questions and dish out the deals along with CNET Cheapskate Rick Broida and B&H Photo's David Flores.

By 8 December 2009


Welcome to The Cheapskate!

Say hello to bargain-hunter Rick Broida, champion of all things cheap and techie.

By 12 November 2007


How to enable unread-mail view in iOS

Ever wish the stock Mail app could show only your unread messages? Or only messages that have attachments? It can, if you know where to look.

By 24 July 2014


How to get notified when BioShock for iOS has a price drop

Not keen to spend $15 on the mobile version of the desktop classic? Wait for it to go on sale. Here's how to keep tabs on BioShock's price.

By 28 August 2014


Office for iPad sucks at exporting PDFs, so use IFTTT to make it better

Route your PDFs to the cloud service of your choice using this recipe for success.

By 8 August 2014