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Three (and a Half) Tips to Survive Cyber Monday

Little work will get done tomorrow as intrepid shoppers continue the holiday frenzy with Cyber Monday. Here are some tips to keep in mind for successful Cyber Monday shopping...and retaining your sanity.

Black Friday Deals Remained After Early Rush

At some big box stores the heavily discounted specials remained in healthy supply after the early rush was over.


Social Media, American Express Helping Holiday Shoppers Get Good Deals

The credit card company is encouraging people to do their holiday shopping at small local businesses instead of big box retailers.

10 Amazing Black Friday Tablet Deals

Looking for a tablet? Here are the best deals for this Black Friday.


Holiday Shopper Beware: Smartphone Thieves Are Getting Smarter

Smartphones galore, harried shoppers, crowded places, all make up an environment rife with theft.


Apple Urged to Cut iPad Prices to Maintain Sales Growth

An analyst is forecasting sales trouble ahead for the iPad if Apple doesn't reduce the price of its popular one-panel slate.


Tips for Taking Better Photos During the Holidays

With the right preparations and camera settings, you can get good results in tricky lighting during parties and family gatherings, take evocative close-ups of candles and other decorations, and get great group shots.


Mobile Threats Top Holiday Scam List

McAfee's annual 12 scams of Christmas list warns about malware targeting Android device and Apple computers.

Spec Showdown: Transformer Prime vs. iPad 2 vs. Kindle Fire vs. Nook Tablet

Three new devices are ready to take on the iPad 2 this holiday season. But do they have what it takes to dethrone the king?


Amazon Boosts Kindle Fire Production

Thanks to immense pre-order demand and a report showing that tablets are going to be a hot item this holiday season, Amazon is building millions more Kindle Fires than anticipated.