Tech deals and apps for Black Friday

Score the best Black Friday deals with these apps, and get the scoop on the hottest tech doorbusters.

Wednesday's CNET Update has mall madness:


This episode of CNET Update is chock-full of tips for conquering Black Friday. Start your research with CNET's Black Friday page and Holiday Gift Guide. You'll also want to load your phone up with helpful apps, like Black Friday Survival Guide, ListBliss and ShopSavvy.

Be sure to also comb through CNET's slideshow of the best Black Friday tech deals. If you spot a deal on a Blu-ray player, it could be smart to grab it.

For those shopping online, do your homework to know if a sale price is really a deal or a dud. can help you see what the going price is at other stores. And you may find a good checkout coupon code at

CNET Update will return with a new show on Monday. Happy shopping!

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