Blair is a deal master builder at 9to5Toys. He specializes in LEGO review, electric vehicle coverage and general tech deals. Contact him at Blair@9to5mac.com.
This is it, the final stretch before Black Friday 2017 finally arrives. And with less than a week until the most highly-anticipated shopping day of the year we’ve already rounded up the best deals out there from Amazon, Apple, Google and more, but a few last ads have trickled out as well. Today we’ll be turning our attention to what Menards plans to offer come Friday. Head below for the full scan, along with details on doorbusters, hours and more.
We’ve made it to the final stretch before all of Black Friday 2017’s deals land next week. And if our coverage of ads from Amazon, Best Buy and other major retailers didn’t get you super excited about the most important shopping day of the year, then our roundups of more noteworthy discounts will hopefully do the trick. So far we’ve dug through all the deals and offered the Best of Black Friday 2017 on products from Amazon, Apple, Google as well as various smart home devices, streaming media players and of course, HDTVs. Now we’re turning our attention towards home audio, so be sure to head below and check out our top picks.
Smart speakers and the digital assistants that reside in them offer a wide array of features, but are often leveraged for controlling the devices in our smart homes. That’s the basis behind Olie at least, an Alexa-enabled smart lamp launching via Indiegogo. With voice control leading the way, Olie also packs Qi wireless charging and more into its aluminum build.
LEGO has been bolstering its line of collectable figures over the past year, with notable characters from Star Wars sharing in the love as of late. Following last month’s release of Finn and Captain Phasma, LEGO is introducing two new characters. Now with the latest addition to the Star Wars franchise just a month away, Rey and Kylo Ren join the BrickHeadz lineup.