Tuesday July 7, 2020

Tech bargains exist all year, not just on Black Friday

If you want a deep discount on a gadget, don’t fight your way through high street crowds. All you need is patience and the internet

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

@emmetjryan
27th November, 2019
A Black Friday frenzy in the Brazilian city of São Paulo. The best time to buy TVs on this side of the Atlantic is before a major football tournament. Picture: NurPhoto via Getty Images

Between the hype and the backlash to the hype, this year it’s even easier than usual to get caught up in the maelstrom that comes with Black Friday. Every gadget and gizmo under the sun is going to be pushed hard this week.

There will also be a lot of people telling you it’s rampant consumerism that has gone out of control. They aren’t wrong, but they are also worrying a touch too...

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