Amazon announced Cyber Monday was the company’s single biggest shopping day in history. The company said the five days between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday saw millions more orders than during the same time last year with a total of 180 million items ordered. We know it was huge for our Thrifter Team as well, which had 24/7 coverage during that time.
So how did Amazon’s other top products compare to Thrifter’s? Suprisingly different! I think it’s obvious the 3rd-gen Echo Dot for $24 was going to be a top seller everywhere. Before Black Friday it was regularly only around $50, and the drop to $24 was a huge deal. According to Amazon, the Dot was a top [...]
Verizon on Tuesday unveiled its Black Friday 2018 deals, which include a bunch of exciting deals on some of the hottest phones out there, including plenty of Android flagships, but also Apple’s latest iPhones.
Verizon’s best discounts are available on Thursday online, and in-stores on Black Friday, although you’ll also be able to score some savings if you shop at Verizon on Saturday and Sunday.
Last month, YouTube started streaming 99 “Free with Ads” Hollywood movies reflecting how the service wants to garner an even larger, conventional audience. The Google video site on Black Friday will be streaming “The Lego Movie” for free as part of a promotion with Warner Bros. Picture for the sequel.
If search data is any guide, tons of Black Friday shoppers are looking to get their hands on video game consoles.
That’s according to an analysis of search data compiled by BlackFriday.com, which has put together a map of the most popular items that shoppers in every state are searching for. New tech is the runaway winner, except for a few places, like in Arkansas, where people are apparently most interested in appliances.