Tech Notes – Black Friday Edition

It’s all about shopping this weekend with lots of great deals to get you going.

Apple’s having a one-day shopping event – both online and in-store – with some significant savings on lots of items. And, if you can’t decide what to get them, there’s aways an iTunes gift card – good towards just about anything in the store.
Apple iTunes

Can’t afford the new stuff? Apple’s opened a Certified Refurbished Outlet on eBay and its full of computers, iPads and iPods.

At Barnes & Noble – in-store and online – not only can you get this great deal on a NOOK Simple Touch, you’ll find coupons good for 50% off on some great books too.
Barnes & Noble

Of course Amazon’s got all kinds of deals on just about everything. First there’s the Black Friday deals and next up are the Cyber Monday sales – which don’t end on Monday. has some great cyber specials throughout the weekend. Get 30% off all books and more than 50% off calendars. Just enter the code DELIRITAS (all caps) at checkout to get your discount. This works with both your own books/calendars and anyone else’s too.

Blurb is offering 25% off everything thru Monday. The code for this deal is HOLIDAYTHANKS. Use this to give your own custom photo books as gifts this Christmas. And, they’ve also got a new photo magazine format too!

Roku 2 models are $20 off and all models are available with free shipping thru the weekend. In addition to hooking your tv up to Netflix, Amazon Prime and lots more, they can also be used to present your own productions via YouTube, Vimeo, Flickr, Picasa, Shutterfly, SmugMug and many other platforms.

GelaSkins is having a 20% sale on all their skins and cases. And they’ve got gift certificates if you don’t know what style skin to give.

I’m off to get some of my holiday shopping done. See you next week on Tech Notes.