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Venmo Relaunches To Make Mobile Payments More Social

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Venmo, the mobile phone payment app, just had a relaunch party at the Hotel Chantelle in New York City to show off its new social features. The original app let people pay friends on mobile devices. (You know, like PayPal, but ... exactly like PayPal.) By adding a Twitter-like stream...
Venmo Relaunches To Make Mobile Payments More Social

Dropcanvas Offers Up Free, Dead Simple File Sharing, But Can It Last?

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There’s no shortage of robust, full-featured file storage and sharing services out there, but where do you turn when you want the quickest, simplest way to go? Crate costs money, JustBeamIt requires both users to be online at the same time, but newcomer Dropcanvas? They may be onto something. The...
Dropcanvas Offers Up Free, Dead Simple File Sharing, But Can It Last?

The Cheapskate FAQ

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Everything you ever wanted to know about how this blog works--and then some. Read it, then bookmark it! [Read more]...
The Cheapskate FAQ

SideCar is a community ridesharing app that aims to turn all of us into Uber drivers

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If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to drive a taxi or become a fancy Uber driver, you might actually get the chance to. A new app called SideCar aims to become a community of people looking to give each other rides to and from their destination. The...
SideCar is a community ridesharing app that aims to turn all of us into Uber drivers

Get one year of unlimited Pogoplug cloud storage for $39

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This Cheapskate exclusive will save you more than 20 percent on a yearlong subscription to the service, which gives you all the cloud space you can eat. [Read more]...
Get one year of unlimited Pogoplug cloud storage for $39

Trying to lose weight? DietBet puts your money where your cake-hole is

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Join the Cheapskate in a 28-day race to lose weight. Put up a few bucks and you could win (or at least share) a substantial jackpot. [Read more]...
Trying to lose weight? DietBet puts your money where your cake-hole is

Geek of the Week: This chemist and his team are hacking molecules for cheaper energy

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R. Morris Bullock. (PNNL Photo) Anyone who has shopped for a ring knows that platinum doesn’t come cheap. Existing fuel cells rely on this precious metal as the catalyst to convert hydrogen into electricity, increasing the cost of fuel cells and limiting their potential reach as a source of energy....
Geek of the Week: This chemist and his team are hacking molecules for cheaper energy

How to Be a Savvy Cheapskate - Yahoo! Finance

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How to Be a Savvy Cheapskate - Yahoo! Finance

The Cheapskate's Cyber Monday deal roundup

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Tablets, tablets, and more tablets, plus plenty of other manic-Monday goodies. [Read more]...
The Cheapskate's Cyber Monday deal roundup

Google patents buyer-specific price drops for follow-up sales, can tell if you're a cheapskate

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Ever been tempted to rent a movie again, but thought the price was just a little too dear? Google may soon be willing to haggle a deal. One of its newly-granted patents could automatically lower the price of repurchase-friendly content, such as a Google Play Movies rental, depending on...
Google patents buyer-specific price drops for follow-up sales, can tell if you're a cheapskate

One Thing I Hate About My 16 GB iPad (AAPL)

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Ten days after walking into my local RadioShack and buying a brand new iPad, I'm still in love with it. I have almost no complaints. I use it every day, even more than my MacBook Air. Yes, my iPad gets kind of warm after using it for a few...
One Thing I Hate About My 16 GB iPad (AAPL)

Multi-deal Monday: Cheap Roku, free CrashPlan, and affordable printing

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Plus: Find out how the Cheapskate did on his DietBet. [Read more]...
Multi-deal Monday: Cheap Roku, free CrashPlan, and affordable printing

Three Web services worth paying for

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Believe it or not, even the Cheapskate is willing to pry open his wallet for these subscription-based services, which offer great value for the money. [Read more]...
Three Web services worth paying for

Simplify your cashback searches with the Ebates Toolbar

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It was just last week that I explained how to keep unwanted toolbars out of your browser. Today let's talk about one you might want to put there on purpose. Sounds crazy, I know. I loathe, despise, and detest toolbars. On the flipside, I'm a serious cheapskate, so I'm...
Simplify your cashback searches with the Ebates Toolbar

The secret Black Friday confessions of a certified cheapskate

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You might think this is the holiest day of my year, but in reality it's a lot like every other day -- just with a lot more hype. [Read more]...
The secret Black Friday confessions of a certified cheapskate

Bill-Splitting Causing a Splitting Headache? Try These Apps.

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Splitting bills can get pretty complicated, whether you’re calculating utility costs at home or tallying up what everyone owes for dinner while trying not to look like a total cheapskate. With this in mind, a few developers have created apps that aim to take the pain out of splitting bills....
Bill-Splitting Causing a Splitting Headache? Try These Apps.

Virgin Mobile offers $100 rebate to T-Mobile turncoats, now through May 31st

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In the wake of T-Mobile's recently unveiled Simple Choice plans, Virgin Mobile is capitalizing on the shakeup by playing a value card of its own. Now through May 31st, the Sprint-owned MVNO is offering $100 credit to all T-Mobile subscribers willing to port their number to Virgin Mobile. Study...
Virgin Mobile offers $100 rebate to T-Mobile turncoats, now through May 31st

Get a Fluance iPhone-iPod speaker tower for $249.99

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Cheapskate exclusive! This high-powered, wood-enclosed speaker dock normally sells for $100 more. And it ships for free. [Read more]...
Get a Fluance iPhone-iPod speaker tower for $249.99

10 Ways a Cheapskate Saves Money

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10 Ways a Cheapskate Saves Money is a post from Chris PirilloMy mom is beyond frugal, apparently.She sent me a top ten list of ways a cheapskate saves money (undoubtedly, based on personal experience). Keep in mind that I’ve never done any of what she’s suggested, though:When a friend or...
10 Ways a Cheapskate Saves Money
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