Argos Lets You Shop With Google Assistant Now

Voice controls are the next big thing, or at least the companies that operate them seem to want us to think that way. Whether they're going to be used for controlling your smart home devices, controlling your TV, or helping your kids cheat on their homework. Shopping is a thing too, and over in the US loads of retailers have added integration with voice assistants, so you can shop for things without all the effort of using an app or going to a proper website. Argos has decided this is a great idea, and now lets you do your shopping via Google Assistant. Read More >>

Unannounced DJI Drones Leak, Thanks to the Argos Catalogue of All Things

There are lots of ways technology leaks make themselves public. Often it's thanks to supply chain images making its way to social media, or retailers who accidentally reveal information a bit too early. Those retailers are usually specific to one kind of gadget, like a phone shop, and not Argos - a shop that sells just about everything. But here we are, DJI's Mavic 2 Pro Drone and Mavic 2 Zoom just leaked, and it's all thanks to an early images included in the Argos catalogue. Read More >>

Now Argos Has Added Lego-Themed AR to its iOS App

A little while ago Lego announced a new app that let kids play with sets in augmented reality, regardless of whether they'd actually purchased them. It was simplistic, but still a nice idea - especially for parents who could see the set in action before buying it. Now Argos is getting in on the action, by adding AR Lego sets to its own app. But only on iOS. Read More >>

Here Are Some of Argos’s Best Christmas Deals on Tech and Games [UPDATED]

It is Christmas, which means many of you will already be sitting around with your family trying not to argue over stupid little things your grandma keeps bringing up. Well that's what I'm doing, and I just assume everyone has a grandma as irritating as mine. Read More >>

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Here are Some of Argos’s Black Friday Deals That Go Live Tonight

Argos has already announced that its Black Friday deals will be going live three hours earlier than normal (9pm, instead of midnight), and now it's revealed some of the many deals you can expect to see. Read More >>

Argos is Trialling Minute-Past-Midnight Deliveries for the Launch of the Xbox One X

When it comes to the next big launch, you have a few choices. You can queue up for a couple of hours at a midnight launch to get your hands on at as soon as possible, or you can choose the convenience of home delivery by waiting a few extra hours. But what if you could get the best of both? Read More >>

Argos Sends Star Wars’ BB8 Back to Space

Argos doesn't just sell toys. It also send them into orbit. Quite literally. Read More >>

12,000 Argos Workers Due a Minimum Wage Payout

Something good is about to happen to people who work for Argos for a change, as the retailer has been outed as the UK's worst staff under-payer -- meaning around 12,000 of its employees are about to get a share of the payback kitty. Read More >>

Argos Might Owe You Money

The owner of the Argos chain has set aside a whopping great £30m to use to compensate shoppers, after it admitted that thousands of users of its store card have been overcharged for foot pumps, shower curtains, Skylanders toys and whatever else people put on their eclectic trip-to-Argos shopping lists. Read More >>

Argos Warns Parents to Stop Using Mamas and Papas Child Car Seats Immediately

Child car seats essentially have one purpose: to protect small people in the event of a crash. Unfortunately, car seat manufacturer Mamas and Papas appears to have forgotten about that teeny tiny detail and made a bunch that, well, fall apart on impact. Read More >>

Sainsbury’s Hopes its £1.3bn Argos Takeover Turns it Into an Amazon Rival

Transfer deadline day may be over, but the real juicy business has just got underway. Sainsbury’s has had a preliminary £1.3 billion offer for Argos owner Home Retail Group accepted, and now has until 5pm on February 23rd to make a firm bid. Read More >>

Argos Takes On Amazon With One-Day Delivery Deal of Its Own

High-street stalwart and last-minute birthday present saviour Argos has announced that it’s to begin offering same-day delivery in the UK. It’s the first high-street retailer to do so, squaring up against Amazon and its Prime premium delivery service in the lucrative run up to Black Friday and Christmas sales. Read More >>

Argos Now Offers Click-and-Collect Deliveries to Tube Stations (Well, One at Least…)

Following in Amazon's footsteps, the Argos online shop now offers "click-and-collect" deliveries to London's Cannon Street Tube station. Sure, it's only one stop, but you've got to start somewhere. [Argos] Read More >>

Argos Catalogues From Days-Gone-by Truly are a Sight to Behold

When I was a child the release of a new Argos catalogue was always an exciting time, having the opportunity to flick through the pages and stare in awe at all the new toys that were on sale. It was especially fun around Christmas when I was tasked with making a list of what I wanted so that my parents could hand it out to  relatives. Read More >>

Get Free Delivery on Argos Purchases With Your “Online Exclusive” Deal of the Day

Buying stuff from a catalogue is great because you don't have to go to a giant hangar to sift through all the crap - and catalogues sell EVERYTHING. If you're after a lawnmower, some trainers, a shed and want to look at bras without being thrown out of a department store, catalogues are your best friend. Read More >>