cyber monday

  • Crunch Report | Facebook Messenger Instant Games

    The sales results from Cyber Monday 2016, Facebook Messenger launches Instant Games, Starburst Ventures wants to bankroll space, Lyft now tells you the cost of your ride ahead of time and BreakfastNY creates an analog wonder. All this on Crunch Report! Read More

  • A Holiday Perspective On Technology And Consumerism Crunch Network

    A Holiday Perspective On Technology And Consumerism

    Holiday shopping, long a staple in American life, has undergone significant change over the past half century. The “Miracle on 34th Street” post-war tradition of heading downtown to Macy’s or Bloomingdale’s has evolved from quaintly old-fashioned to downright anachronistic. The other holiday shopping tradition of hopping in the family truckster on Black Friday and… Read More

  • Cyber Monday Beat Forecasts With A Record $3.07 Billion In Sales, 26% From Mobile Devices

    Cyber Monday Beat Forecasts With A Record $3.07 Billion In Sales, 26% From Mobile Devices

    Yesterday’s Cyber Monday sales event was already poised to break records with a forecasted $3 billion in sales, making it the largest online sales day in U.S. history. It ended up beating those estimates, however, according to the final numbers provided by Adobe’s Digital Index today: the company says that $3.07 billion was spent online yesterday, a 16 percent increase… Read More

  • Reports Biggest Cyber Monday In History, Mobile Traffic At 70% Over The Holidays Reports Biggest Cyber Monday In History, Mobile Traffic At 70% Over The Holidays

    There were some discrepancies this year between the figures from various firms tracking 2014’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday’s online sales, with IBM reporting only single-digit growth, and others like Adobe and ChannelAdvisor stating Black Friday online sales were up over 20 percent. Read More

  • Show Off Your iPhone’s Guts With iFixit’s Cyber Monday Deal

    Show Off Your iPhone’s Guts With iFixit’s Cyber Monday Deal

    When Cyber Monday rolls around, everyone’s eyes dart to the big boys like Amazon and Newegg for cheap goods, but niche retailers have their own deals too. Case in point: the DIY repair nuts at iFixit have whipped together a nifty bundle for aspiring iPhone modders who would like to see the fruits of Apple’s design savvy instead of an opaque black panel. Read More

  • Cyber Monday Gadget Guide

    Cyber Monday Gadget Guide

    Black Friday is an awful day compared to today. Sure, you might walk away with that one deal you had your eye on, but for the most part it’s a lot of waiting, fighting, and pepper-spraying. To make up for such an excruciating sale experience, retailers have given us Cyber Monday — the light to Black Friday’s darkness. That said, we’ve decided to round up some of the… Read More

  • Amazon Reveals Cyber Monday Deals: Xbox 360 For $199, Nokia N8 For $299

    Amazon Reveals Cyber Monday Deals: Xbox 360 For $199, Nokia N8 For $299

    It’s Black Friday in the United States, but Amazon this morning revealed a couple of deals that it will be running from Cyber Monday and/or the next few days (specifically, starting at midnight on Sunday, November 27, through the end of next week). The company is selling a $79 Kindle, a $99 Kindle Touch, a $149 Kindle Touch 3G and a $199 Kindle Fire – and reiterates that the… Read More

  • Apple's Merry Monday Sale Isn't Quite Up To The Cyber Monday Standard

    Sorry, Apple. These deals just don’t cut it. Your so-called Merry Monday deals makes a mockery of the whole Cyber Monday institution. Edifier Prisma 2.1 Speakers $116 instead of $129. Intense! Micheal Kors Wallet Clutch $71.95 rather than $79.95. Epic! Twelve South Compass Portable Stand for iPad $35.95, down from $39.99. What a deal! Where’s the iPad deals? Can we not get a few… Read More

  • Exclusive Cyber Monday Wrist Watch Deals is offering five special watch discounts on a few name brand high-end watches through for Cyber Monday. Prices are additional discounts off their already lowered prices. The watches offered are a Tag Heuer, Zenith, Hamilton, Locman, and Raymond Weil. The special prices are available only on Monday November 29, 2010. Read More

  • Celebrating Cyber Monday? Then join me in celebrating Awesome Tuesday tomorrow.

    Today is Cyber Monday, a fact you may have already noticed. Oh, and tomorrow, I hereby declare, is Awesome Tuesday. Because if you look at the history of Cyber Monday, then you realize that my creating Awesome Tuesday two seconds ago is just as valid and authentic as the existence of Cyber Monday. Read More

  • Presenting a collection of Cyber Monday deals for your perusal

    Today is Cyber Monday. It’s like Black Friday but with more indoorsiness. And while Black Friday is more of a brick-and-mortar, you’re-there-in-person type of thing, Cyber Monday is all online and there are far too many stores and deals to completely cover. Here’s a head start on some of the better deals from the bigger sites, though. Read More

  • Cyber Monday CrunchDeals Round-up

    I’ll be adding to this list all day, so keep checking back for more stuff. If you find any killer deals, feel free to drop them in the comments section and I’ll add them. Amazon Smartparts SP1100B 11.3-Inch Digital Photo Frame for $99.99 Microsoft Natural Ergo Keyboard 4000 for $24.99 Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007 for $69.99 Belkin N1 Wireless Router for… Read More

  • has some ‘Cyber Monday’ deals for you: Draft-N Linksys router for $85

    Cyber Monday, online retailers’ version of Black Friday, may be a complete sham, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find a few deals out there. Newegg, which throws the unfortunate phrase “Mega Monday Madness” into the mix, has hundreds of stuff that may interest you. Why, there’s a copy of Call of Duty 4 for $39.99 (the same price I paid last… Read More

  • Don't forget about Cyber Monday!

    Black Friday gets all the press but Cyber Monday might have just as good deals this year. The Monday after Thanksgiving was dubbed Cyber Monday a few years ago retailers started offering Black Friday-ish deals following the big shopping weekend. According to Shopzila 84 percent of online retailers plan on having a promotion this year so expect some good deals from retailers like Newegg, Buy… Read More

  • The origin of Cyber Monday: Spend your money on industry-designated days!

    How are you celebrating CYBER MONDAY, the best fake holiday ever (aside from Earth Day)? By buying lots of things online hopefullylol!!! Two years ago, invented the holiday in response to inflated sales numbers it saw on the Monday after Thanksgiving. People were at work, at their cubicles, thinking how much they love their family, but that they don’t love them enough to pay… Read More

  • LG Shine arrives on Black Friday, PR issued on Cyber Monday

    It’s nice that AT&T made the Shine from LG available for purchase on Black Friday, but shouldn’t they have pushed out the press release on Friday and not today? The shiny slider with its 2.2-inch LCD screen, 2-megapixel camera and stereo Bluetooth capabilities is now available for $149.99. Product Page [via Press Release] Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Happy Cyber Monday! [Update]

    Oh me, oh my. Black Friday may be the official kickoff for the holiday shopping season, but Cyber Monday marks the beginning of the end for online retailers looking to make up for a lackluster year and to suck your soul dry. I’m all for it! I need some toys and the holiday season brings nothing but killer deals and desperate retailers looking to turn a profit. Let the shopping begin. Read More