Back To School Sales, What You Need to Know

We’ve written updates about the amazing US (summer) sales but we think it bears repeating. One of the most interesting tech sales is happening right now! The yearly Back To School Sale. Did you know many if not all popular tech retailers are participating? Of course you don’t have to be going back to school … Read more

Apple’s Next Big Event: October 15th?

As you may or may not be aware, the Apple iPhone 5s and 5c have launched today, with a corresponding fervor of fast sales and long lines to get these highly anticipated products. OPAS technicians were placing Personal Shopper orders for our customers as soon as we opened this morning, in order to minimize shipping … Read more

Compare Item Sizes When Shopping with a Package Forwarding Address

How Package Forwarding Shoppers Can Compare Product Sizes One of the disadvantages to using a package forwarding address to buy from US stores is that you can’t get a sense of an item’s size as easily as you can by walking into a physical store. Items like clothing or shoes are fairly easy to estimate … Read more

Buy an iPad 3 from the US, Get International Shipping

Order the iPad 3 from the US Using Package Forwarding If you’re an Apple fan, today’s your day. The iPad 3 is finally available in the US and 9 other countries. (The other countries are Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Switzerland, and the UK.) But what if you don’t live in one … Read more

Order from US Online Stores Using a Web Proxy

Online Stores Can See Your Location Online stores and other websites can use your computer’s IP address (a unique label assigned to any device that uses the internet) to determine your location. Websites can tell which country, region, or even city you computer is located in. In fact, you can test this yourself simply by … Read more

How to Buy the Samsung Galaxy Tab in Australia (UPDATE)

Australian Court Bans Galaxy Tab Sales Two weeks ago, we posted about a pending court case, based on an injunction filed by Apple against Samsung to prevent them from selling the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Australia. This week, it turns out that the Australian Federal Court has ruled in Apple’s favor, barring Samsung from selling … Read more