Google Play offers downloads of over 100 MP3 songs and albums for free. That's savings of at least $1, with many albums averaging $5 or more on iTunes. Featured artists include Nirvana, Lorde, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Rihanna, and more.
Amazon offers its Prime members The Spy Who Loved Me on Blu-ray Disc for $3.99 with free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, it adds $4.98.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $12.
Vudu, Walmart's digital video service, discounts downloads of select movies during its Cyber Week HDX Sale, with prices starting from $4.99. Notable titles include Despicable Me, Gravity, Pulp Fiction, 300, and Kill Bill.
Best Buy offers the X-Men: First Class on Blu-ray Discfor $3.99. (Amazon charges the same for Prime members.) Choose in-store pickup to dodge the $2.99 shipping fee. That's $2 under our mention from last December, a current low by $6, and the best price we've seen. It includes a digital copy.
Update: Amazon still offers it for $3.99 with free shipping for Prime members.
The Apple Store's Black Friday sale is predictable and disappointing, so we've taken the liberty of rounding up our favorite Apple Black Friday ads to date, whether you're shopping for a MacBook Air or just a cheap iTunes gift card.
Best Buy offers a selection of movies on DVD from $1.99 or Blu-ray from $3.99. (Amazon offers the same price on select titles with free shipping for Prime members.) That puts many of these titles at the lowest total price we've seen. Shipping starts at $2.99. Save on such cinematic delights as Gulliver's Travels, The Three Stooges, Transporter 2, and Alien Vs. Predator.
Best Buy offers The Princess Bride: 25th Anniversary Edition on Blu-ray Disc for $3.99. (Amazon charges the same with free shipping for Prime members.) Opt for in-store pickup to dodge the $2.99 shipping charge. That's a buck under our June mention and lowest price we've seen for this movie. (It's also a current price low for a shipped disc by $4.)
Discount Mags offers a Rolling Stone 1-Year Subscription (26 issues) for $19.95. Coupon code "DEALNEWS" cuts it to $3.89. With free shipping, that's a buck under our October mention and tied with the best price we've seen. (It's also a current low by $15.)
Microsoft offers Windows 8 and Windows Phone users 100 free albums when you download the Music Deals app for free. That's a savings of at least $2, with many albums averaging $5 or more on iTunes. (Plus, the list includes albums from a range of popular artists.) Artists include Eminem, Green Day, STP, Weezer, Rihanna, and more.
Amazon offers Prime members Chicago P.D. Season 1 on DVD for $5 with free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, it adds $4.98.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $25. It includes all 15 episodes on three discs.