Black Friday archive

  • Apple offers better Black Friday sale deals to the UK than the US
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    Apple offers better Black Friday sale deals to the UK than the US

    By 29 November 2013

    If you were ever considering buying an Apple iPad, today is the day to do it. Apple has cut its prices for Black Friday and is offering better deals in the UK than in the US. While the UK can pick up an iPad Air for £368 (saving £31) the US has to settle...

  • Black Friday UK deals 2013 (updated)
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    Black Friday UK deals 2013 (updated)

    By 29 November 2013

    Winter is coming. And with it comes Black Friday, the day America goes bonkers for bargains as everyone is off work after Thanksgiving. Everyone except those brave folk working in retail to deliver myriad deals to the masses. Black Friday is catching...

  • Black Friday 2013: Here are the best ads, deals and sales in US
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    Black Friday 2013: Here are the best ads, deals and sales in US

    By 28 November 2013

    'Tis the season to check your bank accounts, do a little number crunching, and figure out how many paycheques you have left before Christmas. At that point, you will need to spend, then weep. Normally there would be lots and lots of weeping, but lucky...

  • Black Friday: Tips and tricks to beat the crowd
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    Black Friday: Tips and tricks to beat the crowd

    By 28 November 2013

    Black Friday in the US can be quite a daunting experience if you've never taken part. The crowds are huge and sleep deprived. The savings are potentially big and can help lessen the blow of the expensive Christmas budget. And most employees understandably...

  • Apple Black Friday deals include price drop for iPad 4
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    Apple Black Friday deals include price drop for iPad 4

    By 23 November 2012

    Apple has kicked off its contribution to the Black Friday deals today with discounts on iPads, MacBooks, the last two generations of the iPod touch, iPod nano and a swathe of accessories available on its online store. Headline price cuts include £81...

  • Xbox and Kinect see bumper sales with dashboard update just days away
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    Xbox and Kinect see bumper sales with dashboard update just days away

    By 1 December 2011

    Microsoft has announced some pretty impressive stats for its Xbox 360 console and Kinect motion control device, as a week of Black Friday sales proves a huge draw. Over 960,000 Xbox 360 consoles were sold in the US during Black Friday week with the Kinect...

  • Best tech Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals in UK and US
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    Best tech Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals in UK and US

    By 25 November 2011

    Like it or loath it, Black Friday shopping (traditionally something celebrated by those across the pond) has come to the UK - in large part thanks to Amazon and Apple. However, many UK companies tend to focus on the Cyber Monday angle - the Monday following...

  • Amazon Black Friday deals in full swing
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    Amazon Black Friday deals in full swing

    By 21 November 2011

    Amazon Black Friday is in full swing. Yes, we know that it's a Monday and that we don't even celebrate Thanks Giving here in Blighty, but that hasn't stopped the online retail giant from offering up a load goodies at bargain prices. The Black Friday promotion...

  • Apple Black Friday sale now on - save £35 on an iPad
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    Apple Black Friday sale now on - save £35 on an iPad

    By 26 November 2010

    Apple has cut the prices of many of its products, both online and in store, for one day only; 26 December, otherwise dubbed Black Friday. All of its iPad models, 3G or not, are available with a discount of £35 today. That means that the 16GB Wi-Fi edition...

  • Best UK and US tech Black Friday deals
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    Best UK and US tech Black Friday deals

    By 25 November 2010

    Traditionally the preserve of our American cousins, Black Friday deals (a US shopping fest that has all the hallmarks of hell on Earth) are starting to seep into the UK, with major companies like Amazon and Apple touting their wares. Black Friday happens...

  • Move over Black Friday here comes Mega Monday
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    Move over Black Friday here comes Mega Monday

    By 25 November 2010

    Online retailer Play.com expects that Monday 6 December will be the busiest day of the year for internet shopping. It predicts that sales will rise by 20 per cent year on year, as Brits try to take advantage of competitive pricing, and beat the forthcoming...

  • Black Friday sales hit App Store as iPad Fruit Ninja HD heavily discounted
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    Black Friday sales hit App Store as iPad Fruit Ninja HD heavily discounted

    By 24 November 2010

    If you're looking for games for your iPhone or iPad, there's no better time than now. Thanks to, well, Thanksgiving, and the Black Friday sales several of the major app studios, and some minor, have heavily discounted many of their titles, including massive...

  • Apple UK Black Friday deals likely to disappoint
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    Apple UK Black Friday deals likely to disappoint

    By 27 November 2009

    Those hoping for hundreds of pounds off a new iMac or MacBook from Apple in its UK Thanksgiving Black Friday sale will probably be disappointed. Although not seen as a big deal in the UK due to the fact that the British don't celebrate Thanksgiving weekend,...

  • Apple Black Friday deals confirmed...
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    Apple Black Friday deals confirmed...

    By 24 November 2009

    Apple has confirmed that it will be offering Black Friday deals around the world on the 27 November although, as yet, has failed to inform consumers keen to pick up a new iPod or Mac of what those deals actually are.  Shoppers getting ready for the biggest...

  • How to: Shop Black Friday
    Gaming

    How to: Shop Black Friday

    By 23 November 2009

    Black Friday, the notorious shopping day from hell, is almost upon us. Akin to the first day of the January sales in the UK, it's the day where Americans across the land battle their way into the malls of America to get the best deals available from shops...