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Fifty-eight percent of smartphone users use their phones in stores to check prices and then buy online.
When the Cyber Monday term was coined eight years ago, the day was nothing special for online shopping. But soon shoppers were following the hype and sales that followed.
Overall store sales grow slightly as Thanksgiving cuts into Black Friday, while lots more shopping is done on tablets and smartphones.
Shoppers forsake the holiday to get bargains at stores nationwide.
If you're planning on going out shopping on Black Friday or Thursday, there are deals to be had, protests to see.
Black Friday's encroachment into Thanksgiving Day has stirred debate about whether scoring deep discounts is worth sacrificing time with family. But even those who decide to hit the stores early may not end up getting the best deals this Black Friday.
Are you braving the crowds to nab deals? Or do you think it's a travesty that stores open on Thanksgiving? Let us know.
Angry shoppers are lashing out at major retailers online, threatening to boycott the stores that are opening early on Thanksgiving.
Black Friday is often billed as the best day of the year to find deals. But, in many cases, shoppers are either being enticed to spend more or to buy lower-quality products.
Last year, loyal J.C. Penney customers were disappointed when the retailer broke from routine and stopped handing out its signature Disney snow globes on Black Friday.
Bitcoin's Black Friday event includes participation from OKCupid, Cheapair.com and Gyft.