Amazon goes all out on Black Friday deals!!

We have the best Black Friday deals available on Amazon right now. Everything from smartphones to TVs and headphones, take a look and save big bucks!

Black Friday deals are live on Amazon, these are some of the best deals

We have selected some of the best discounts and options available on Amazon Black Friday deals that are available now for you to choose from
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Pocketnow Daily: iPhone SE 2 Price and Dates Sound HOT!! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible price and launch of the iPhone SE 2, Apple’s arrival to the 5G market and more

Pocketnow Daily: iPhone 12 with NO Notch gets Detailed?! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible new features in future iPhones, the launch of the OnePlus 7T, the new OnePlus TV and more

Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Camera Specs LEAKED! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the cameras in the next Samsung Galaxy Note 10, more information on Huawei’s new OS and more

There are 66 million smart speakers in the U.S.; these are the players

A recent study reveals the number of smart speakers currently in the U.S. install base, complete with market share numbers.

Saint Louis University is placing Echo Dots in all of its dorm rooms

If you’re going to SLU, get used to hearing Alexa. A lot. If you want to opt out, all you do is unplug the device, finish the year and return the Echo Dot.

More than a million people a month buy an Alexa speaker or Google Home

43 million adults in the US are now estimated to own at least one smart speaker. And people are using their smart speakers to buy more stuff.

Amazon Prime Day 2018 starts July 16, but you can already get a discounted Echo Show

The fourth annual edition of the Amazon Prime Day festival of deals will run for a record 36 hours, including more than a million global discounts.

Style-focused Amazon Echo Look goes mainstream, opening US sales at $200

You no longer need an invitation to be able to buy the Amazon Echo Look hands-free camera and “style assistant with Alexa” in the US.

Fewer than 600,000 HomePod shipments in first quarter

The overall market grew a fair bit with the most improvement coming from Google. Still, it’s Amazon that’s pummeling Apple.

Apple’s HomePod is in trouble, with weak sales so far and inventory ‘piling up’

If it wasn’t already abundantly clear, suppliers and analysts have confirmed Apple’s HomePod struggles in a Bloomberg report, with sales significantly below internal expectations.

Amazon’s latest Alexa update provides users with a public announcement tool

It’s being called an “intercom” mode, though it really acts as more of a public announcement system made of Echo speakers.

Amazon Echo speakers take 66 percent of US smart speaker market

But with only just over a third of US households having a smart speaker, how does the market grow from here? Kantar Worldpanel has a few thoughts.

Apple settles for uncharacteristically low HomePod profit margins to score volume

If you thought the $349 HomePod was expensive, it turns out Apple spends a lot to make its first-ever smart speaker, which makes profit margins pretty thin.

27 million in US own an Alexa speaker, NPR and Edison Research say

Surveys conducted by Edison Research and NPR say that 36 million adults in the US own a smart speaker powered by assistants from Google or Amazon. Alexa, presumably because of its two-year head start, has a big lead here.

Samsung reportedly wants its Bixby smart speaker to launch in H1 2018 at around $200

Reportedly put on hold a little while back, Samsung’s (not so) secret Bixby smart speaker project is advancing, eyeing for a launch in 2018’s first half.

28 new countries around the world get Amazon Music Unlimited and Echo devices

You can stream your favorite tunes on Amazon Music Unlimited and have Echo smart speakers shipped to a bunch of new global territories.

The Pocketnow Black Friday 2017 deals watchlist

So many deals, so little time. But if it’s just a few clicks away anyways, you can take a little time to do a little research. We have it all in one place.

Echo Buttons are the buzzers you need for games with Alexa

Trivia night at the bar may get a revamp if this gets popular. Echo Buttons will work with most any Echo speaker from Amazon.

Swappa expands into Home Tech with Echos, Sonos, Nest products

Got an iRobot vacuum you want to sell? Or perhaps a Google or Amazon speaker that you want to buy at a discount used? Swappa is working its way in.

Second-generation Amazon Echo gets PRODUCT(RED) edition for charity

If you’re in the market for an “all-new” Amazon Echo smart speaker, why not get the PRODUCT(RED) limited edition and support a good cause?

Canada gets Amazon Alexa, Echo devices, Prime Music

The Echo, Echo Plus and Echo Dot are coming into Canada December 5 with introductory pricing from today for those who pre-order.

Amazon devices predictably headline the e-tailer’s list of early Black Friday deals

Amazon already has a great Music Unlimited Black Friday deal available for new subscribers, with many discounted Echo and Fire devices also on the way.

Newegg has the LG V20 on sale today at a killer price, and other mobile deals planned for Black Friday

If you can’t wait a little while longer for Moto Z, ZTE Blade V8 Pro or Huawei Watch 2 Black Friday deals, the LG V20 is discounted today at Newegg.