Black Friday is still several days away, but that hasn't stopped Amazon from offering early deals.
Amazon's site is now listing Black Friday deals as part of the company's "Black Friday Deals Week." Similar to its offers in the past, Amazon is selling electronics, toys, books, and other products at reduced prices until the "limited supply" dries up of a particular item.
As of this writing, one deal of the day is a Samsung Galaxy S3 for $260 off contract. Sales are available in a number of categories, Amazon said that new items … Read more
Intel has got the scoop on some tablet deals for Black Friday, including an Android tablet that's very light on the wallet.
That 7-inch HP tablet, branded the Mesquite, packs an Intel processor and will sell for $89 at Walmart. Don't expect any barn-burning specs, though. You'll likely get what you pay for.
And Intel has the skinny on a few more deals too.
For instance, if you buy a PC at Costco for $600 or more, you can get a $180 (regular price) Dell Venue 8 tablet (also Android) for $99.
Dell's Venue 8 is … Read more
Travel can be stressful no matter the time of year, but the holiday season always seems to be worse. You're stuck managing multiple reservations for flights, hotels and car rentals, facing long lines at security, and, depending on where you're traveling, there's often a looming threat of a snowstorm grounding your plane.
Luckily, we have technology to do some of the hard work for us. While nothing can make airport lines any shorter, I've highlighted three Android apps that can help take the edge off the rest of your travel woes.
Editors' note: If you're … Read more
This is the time of year when tradition kicks in and love wins.
This is the time when we all extend our arms to show gratitude for all we have.
It's also the time when some people extend their arms because they need to carry a cheap TV out of a store.
So in case you imagined that people have gotten tired of camping outside stores to secure their family's future (entertainment), may I take you to the Best Buy in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio?
Outside its doors, the tents are pitched and the pitches for the righteousness of sleeping outside… Read more
Microsoft certainly has its hands full in the fight for console supremacy versus Sony. The battlefield will finally be fully populated with the launch of the Xbox One Friday. The console is certainly loaded with enough new features that you might need a cheat sheet to remember them all.
Let's start with the heart of the system: the games. The Xbox One sports an attractive roster of exclusive launch titles. Some of the highlights include Ryse: Son of Rome, which should appeal to fans of "300;" zombie-themed Dead Rising 3; and racing epic Forza Motorsport 5. More … Read more
Walmart is going all out to ensure it is the destination for this year's holiday shopping season -- whether that may be its physical or virtual store.
Late Thursday, it unveiled a dizzying array of promotions, from a lower minimum purchase to qualify for free shipping to select Black Friday doorbuster promotions -- available online ahead Thanksgiving morning. Cyber Monday -- which Walmart will naturally be starting on Saturday -- is extended to an entire week.
Its emphasis to bolster both its online and in-store promotions comes as the retailing industry deals with the impact of online giant Amazon, … Read more
Target shoppers who buy any model iPad can score a $100 gift card come Black Friday.
The offer is good for all models and variations of the iPad, including the new Air and the iPad 2. Buyers of any iPad Mini will receive a $75 Target gift card.
Other Target Black Friday deals that may interest tech buyers include a Samsung Galaxy S4 for $40 (regularly $200) with the usual two-year agreement, a Nintendo 3DS XL game console for $150 (regularly $200), a Sony Wi-Fi Blu-ray player for $55 (regularly $105), a pair of Beats by Dre Solo HD headphones … Read more
Sprint is offering several Black Friday deals on some of its more popular handsets.
The company announced Wednesday that it will give up to a $100 discount on the purchase of a new handset when the customer switches from another carrier. Although the deal accompanies its Black Friday announcements, Sprint will offer the $100 discount starting this Friday.
Sprint's Black Friday discounts will be led by the Galaxy S4 Mini, which the carrier will offer for free with a $50 mail-in rebate card. The LG G2 will be available for $50 -- a $150 discount from its regular price. … Read more