While many of you were shopping for new mobile and smartphones on Black Friday, those who bought high-powered smartphones previously were busy shopping on their mobile phones. Black Friday, Weekend and Cyber Monday sales are still available for more information check out our top best cell phone and smartphone deals article.
There was more mobile phone shopping looking to check prices and buy notes TheFind and PayPal. Mobile online payment via PayPal grew nearly 650%. According to shopping service on Black Friday.
TheFind reported a 120% year over
year surge in search queries on Black Friday.TheFind's mobile searches grew from 5,000 on Black Friday, last year to 200,000 this year.
TheFind found that Amazom topped the searches with 6x more searches than Walmart. Other top sites were Kohls, Macy's and Target.
"People were taking advantage of their mobile phones to compare prices
once they were inside stores," Find CEO, Siva Kumar Kumar told World
Street Journal reporter Karen Talley.
Kumar also said in the company's news release ""With a couple of weeks remaining for shoppers to order items online
and have them arrive before the big day, we anticipate online and
mobile shopping to continue to be significant factors in shaping how
consumers choose to spend this holiday season, and that means that all
retailers will continue to have to fight hard for each sale."
Cyber Monday is tomorrow and if you have an web-enable phone you can shop under desk or right on your computer from work.
Check out AT&T Cyber Monday and weekend deals.
Wirefly will be waiving activations for AT&T
and Verizon phones until Midnight on December 1 (the day after Cyber Monday - Last Chance Tuesday). Here are direct links to the deals
- Wirefly - Online Exclusive: Free AT&T Activation + Free Phones for new accounts & upgrades. Hurry - Ends midnight Dec. 1
- Wirefly - Online Exclusive: Free Verizon Wireless Activation. Hurry - Ends Midnight Dec. 1!
- Wirefly: New! BlackBerry Storm2 Smartphone for Less Than $10! Ends Midnight
- Wirefly: Cyber Monday! FREE AT&T BlackBerry Bold 9700 Smartphone!
Don't forget to get the free 2 GB memory card. Wirefly - Get a Free 2GB Memory Card enter coupon code WIREFLYMEMCARD7 at checkout.