Black Friday and beyond: Don’t forget the apps!

Black Friday photo by Thiago Hirai

If you’re like me, the very thought of slogging through hordes of caffeinated consumers at insanely-early hours this Friday ranks up there with getting root canal.

Wouldn’t you rather roll out of bed well-rested, casually power on your smartphone and get the same bargains?

Here’s a few free apps to make your Black Friday shopping easier: