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2014-05-08 08:39:38

Revenue increases 16% in the first quarter to $22.7 million FAIRFAX, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120510/MM05555LOGO Total revenue for the first quarter of 2014 was $22.7 million, an increase of 16% from $19.6 million in the first quarter of 2013. Net loss for the first quarter of 2014 was $2.2...

2009-05-12 15:05:00

Gadget Retailer Helps Dads Be Cool and New Graduates Be Cooler with Star Wars Force FX Lightsabers and much more... FAIRFAX, Va., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, ThinkGeek (http://www.thinkgeek.com), the online retail hub for technology enthusiasts and wholly owned subsidiary of SourceForge (Nasdaq: LNUX), is revealing "Dads and Grads," its list of high-tech gadgets designed to help gift-givers honor that special graduate or father-figure in their lives. "Graduation is such a big...

2008-09-04 09:00:08

ThinkGeek (http://www.thinkgeek.com), the online retail hub for technology enthusiasts, today unveiled a list of high-tech gadgets expected to be at the top of cutting-edge wish lists during the 2008 holiday shopping season. "As we're gearing up for the holidays, these products emerged as the likely hits for the season," said Caroline Offutt, general manager, ThinkGeek. "We craft our holiday list based on past sales trends and a few informal marketing surveys. These are our favorites for...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'