Black Friday and Cyber Monday: Some Facts, Stats & Mishaps

 GigaOM   HDTV’s were the hot item this season, thanks to prices that literally nosedived. According to Retrevo (see disclosure below), a Sunnyvale, Calif-based company that tracks the consumer electronics market, by Black Friday, interest in HDTVs had surged by more than 250 percent compared to interest at the beginning of November. Indeed, Samsung’s LN52A650 52" LCD TV was the fourth best-selling product over the web on Black Friday, according to PriceGrabber. more