Amazon’s Black Friday blowout starts tomorrow, runs for eight days straight


Amazon always goes big for Black Friday, and this year is no different. In fact, the shopping giant is going so big that it’s starting its Black Friday sales tomorrow, a full week before Black Friday actually arrives. The sales will run for eight days straight, with new deals coming as often as every ten minutes. Amazon says it will run three of its Deals of the Day on both Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday.

In addtion to the Black Friday blowout, Amazon will be running a full week of Cyber Monday deals starting on December 1st. As expected, many of the deals include blowout prices on TVs (including a 4K Samsung for $899), laptops, smartphones, fitness trackers, and more. Check out some of the highlights we’ve found below and head over to Amazon’s Black Friday deals page for the full listing.

Walmart’s Cyber Monday deals include a $998 4K Samsung TV, PlayStation 4 bundles, more


Walmart has already announced its Black Friday deals, but now it’s following them up with more blowouts for Cyber Monday. As expected, the best deals can be found on TVs, though Walmart says it has over 500 deals for the week starting on Saturday, November 29th — more than twice as many as last year.

The best deals will hit on December 1st, however, so be careful when shopping at work so your boss doesn’t notice. (Some links will not be live until the deal is available, so be sure to check back at Walmart’s site if you can’t find what you’re looking for right now)

Microsoft’s Black Friday deals include $150 off the Surface Pro 3


Are you ready for some more Black Friday deals? You better be. The Microsoft Store has announced its selection of offerings for the biggest shopping day of the year, and surprise, surprise, it includes lots of Xbox gear.

There are a handful of Xbox One bundles including Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Assassin’s Creed: Unity. There’s also a number of good games like Shadow of Mordor, Diablo III, Forza Horizon 2, and Tomb Raider are on sale as well.

Newegg’s Black Friday deals include cheap hard drives and lots of laptops


Black Friday deals are coming fast and early, and now Newegg is starting to release its as well. This is the best time of year to do everything from making an impulse tablet purchase to upgrading your PC’s motherboard, and we’ve got a list of almost twenty of the tech supplier’s best deals below to help you do all of those things.

The Black Friday prices should be reflected in the next few hours, so if there’s something that doesn’t match up, keep checking back.

Samsung Black Friday 2014 deals include $99.99 Gear Fit, cheap Galaxy Tabs


Samsung’s taking a fairly unique approach to its Black Friday sale: pre-order a device now, skip the lines, and your credit or debit card won’t be charged on November 24th.

The company is offering a slew of products that range from TVs and tablets to wearables and even SSD hard drives. Samsung says most orders placed before November 22nd should arrive in time for the holidays. But again, these prices won’t be changing or getting any lower — at least if you’re buying from Samsung — so there’s little point in waiting.

We’ve collected some of the best deals below. If you don’t see the right price, be sure to click the label below. (You’ll see it underneath the price)

Walmart’s Black Friday sales include $329 Xbox One bundle, $648 Vizio 65-inch TV, and discounted iPads


Like the other big retail outfits, Walmart will be participating in the consumeristic orgy of Black Friday. Instead of restricting their bargain bonanza to a single day, Walmart will be hosting a five-day sale beginning Thanksgiving morning and ending on Cyber Monday, which falls on December 1st.

Walmart will also be reintroducing what it calls its 1-Hour Guarantee. On November 27th, customers who buy selected items between 6pm and 7pm will be able to either leave with it the same day, or receive their purchase before Christmas. The 1-Hour Guarantee is applicable for these products:

Target’s Black Friday 2014 deals include $0.01 Samsung Galaxy S5 and discounted PS4, Xbox One


America’s annual holiday shopping frenzy Black Friday is still more than two weeks away, but big retailers are already trotting out their lists of discounts and deals. Target, for one, claims that this year’s Black Friday will be its “biggest” and “most digital” ever (perhaps trying to make up for its earlier massive credit card hack).

It’s certainly starting early and will have lots of gift card rebates, according to its Black Friday preview ad. Target will offer some pre-sale Black Friday discounts in stores and online starting Wednesday, November 26th, but you need to check Target’s weekly ad here on Sunday, November 23rd to find out what specific details will be offered at your local store.

Best Buy’s Black Friday deals include discounted iPads and a $199 50-inch HDTV


In case you’d rather spend Thanksgiving waiting in line at a strip mall, Best Buy has announced plans to open more than 1,000 of its stores on Thanksgiving day to give shoppers a head start on Black Friday deals.

It’s also beginning to preview all of those deals today, and they include some good prices on TVs, reduced pricing on Apple products, and smaller savings on a good number of electronics that you may just be interested in. There will also be separate “doorbuster” deals when Best Buy opens on Thanksgiving, at 5PM local time, and on Black Friday, at 8AM local time.

There’s still more than two weeks to go before Black Friday, but if you’re starting to plan your shopping spree now, you can head to Best Buy’s website to see what’ll be available. We’ve also rounded up a number of the best deals that we’ve seen below.

Black Friday 2014: The best deals in comic books


Fans of more literary pursuits won’t be left in the cold this Black Friday. Those looking to inflate their digital stash of comic books may be pleased to learn that two major publishers will be offering major discounts for some of their most acclaimed works.

The publishing outfit will be celebrating Black Friday with the release of six MegaBundles. Priced at $99.99 each, the collections include:

Black Friday 2014: the best gaming deals for PS4 and Xbox One


One year in, the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 finally have some amazing games, from Alien: Isolation to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. So now is a good time to get in on the action — and Black Friday is a great chance to go next-gen for cheap. And with the release of games like Mario Kart 8 and the new Super Smash Bros., you might want to finally grab a Wii U, too.

There are a lot of very similar bundles available at different outlets, so it’s just a matter of choosing what works best for you. Here are some of the best gaming deals around to help you prepare for the shopping onslaught. (Note: most deals don’t actually go live until the 27th.)