Are You Going To Shop On Black Friday?

After investigating what I consider the "myth" of Black Friday deals, I'm curious to know how you plan to spend Black Friday. Are you shopping for gifts and gadgets? How will you shop? Or do you have other plans? » 11/25/09 5:00pm 11/25/09 5:00pm

Black Friday Anti-Deals: What Not To Buy

Black Friday may be when prices drop, but if you've carefully read the list of deals, you can tell it's also a BS marketing gimmick. Here's how not to get fooled (plus, what gadgets to avoid at any price): » 11/24/09 4:30pm 11/24/09 4:30pm

Black Friday 2009 Projections Are Go!

Mint.com analyzed the shopping patterns of a million users going into Black Friday, and they condensed their findings in this still-giant infographic. (Things are looking up.) The big winners? Electronics and luxury outlets, like Neiman Marcus. [Mint via FastCompany] » 11/24/09 4:00pm 11/24/09 4:00pm

A Guide To Choosing The HDTV That's Right For You

If your holiday plans involve buying a new HDTV, HD Guru has put together a quick and dirty guide to help you avoid some of the pitfalls many consumers fall into. » 11/18/09 5:40pm 11/18/09 5:40pm

Walmart Black Friday Ad Leaks With $78 Blu-ray Player

Unlike many other Black Friday retailers, Walmart has some legitimately sweet gadget deals going on—like a Magnavox NB500 Blu-ray player for $78 and a whole mess of HDTVs. » 11/18/09 1:16pm 11/18/09 1:16pm

Office Depot's Black Friday Ad: Grab an Acer Netbook for $200

There's not much to make you storm the doors at 6am here, but saving $80 bucks or so on an Acer Aspire One (AOD250-1165) seems decent. A couple of HP laptop deals here, too. » 11/13/09 6:58am 11/13/09 6:58am

Dell's Black Friday Ad Leaks a Few Good Laptop Deals

The great thing about Dell is that you don't need to leave the house if one of these deals takes your fancy. It looks like they'll have specials across the board, but the notebook prices are most interesting. » 11/13/09 6:14am 11/13/09 6:14am

Walmart Taking Steps To Prevent Another Black Friday Trampling

You may recall that last year, a man named Jdimytai Damour was trampled to death in the crush of a Walmart crowd eager to score Black Friday deals. This year, Walmart is taking steps to prevent another tragic incident. » 11/11/09 5:17pm 11/11/09 5:17pm

Kmart Black Friday Ad Leaked

This year's Black Friday ads are starting to trickle in, although Kmart's offerings are characteristically "meh". However, there are a few halfway decent deals like the Xbox 360 Halo bundle for $299 and a 4GB SD Card for $9. » 11/03/09 1:54pm 11/03/09 1:54pm