K-State students and faculty/staff who are thinking of buying a computer should check out the Union Computer Store’s bundled computer sales that start Monday, June 3, and continue through the summer. “Bundled” means when a Windows or Mac computer is purchased through the store, additional price-savings are available on select accessories such as USB flash drives and printers. Continue reading “Computer-bundle sales start June 3 at Union Computer Store”
Eight variations of iPads are available during the Union Computer Store’s “March Madness Buy an iPad” sale March 11-30 that features:
- Buy an iPad and get a free stylus and free earbuds ($20-$25 estimated savings)
- 15 percent off iPad accessories purchased at the same time (excluding Apple-branded accessories)
An educational ID is required, and the sale is not valid with any other offers. Continue reading “iPad buyers get incentives during March Madness at computer store”
I stopped by the Union Computer Store Thursday, Oct. 25, to get the scoop on the latest deals and learned:
- The store is running an October special of $100 off in-stock Dell computers.
- A November sale is being considered for the week before fall break.
- Microsoft discontinued their Student Select program last spring. Continue reading “Union Computer Store news: October special, Student Select, and November plans”
K-Staters can save $20-$70 on Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 software during the clearance sale now going on at the K-State Student Union Computer Store. Lower prices on Adobe CS 5.5 products are being offered through the computer store due to Adobe’s release of CS 6, which is now in stock.
|Dreamweaver CS 5.5||$109||$129||$20|
|Photoshop CS 5.5||$149||$179||$30|
|Design Standard CS 5.5||$179||$229||$50|
|Design Premium CS 5.5||$309||$369||$60|
|Production Premium CS 5.5||$309||$369||$60|
|Master Collection CS 5.5||$529||$599||$70|
Apple’s back-to-school promotion started May 27 and runs through Sept. 8.
The Union Computer Store, an Authorized Apple Campus Store, participates in this event, which features a “free iPod ” after mail-in rebate with purchase of a qualifying Mac.
With the recent opening of AT&T stores and availability of service in Manhattan, K-State employees who purchase an iPhone 3G for personal use are eligible to receive a 15 percent discount on the monthly service charge on qualified voice and data plans. Note: Departmentally purchased cellphones and available plans must follow K-State purchasing guidelines. Continue reading “iPhone 3G service plan discounts for K-State faculty/staff”
The new Adobe CS4 products, on the Student Select plan, recently arrived at the K-State Student Union Computer Store and are now available for purchase. Adobe claims a savings of up to 80% off retail prices.
Take a look at the comparison chart of the new CS4 products.
Parallels Desktop for Mac, an OS Virtualization software, is now available on the Student Select Program at the K-State Student Union Computer Store for $39.95. Regular retail is $79.95.
This software allows you to run a variety of operating systems on your Mac without rebooting.
Guest Operating Systems supported – Guest operating systems not included with Parallels Desktop.
• Microsoft Windows – Vista, XP, 2003, 2000, NT, 98, 95, 3.11 and 3.1
• Linux Distributions – Debian, Fedora Core, Mandriva, Red Hat, SUSE, Ubuntu and more
• Other – FreeBSD, OS/2, eComStation, Solaris and MS-DOS
For more info and complete system requirements visit: http://www.parallels.com/en/products/desktop/sr/. Download a trial version at http://www.parallels.com/en/download/desktop/.
Continue reading “Parallels Student Select now available at the Union Computer Store”