Best Tablet Deals – Back to School or Black Friday?


While American parents ranked this year’s Back to School sales best for finding tablet deals (and laptop deals), ahead of both Black Friday and Cyber Monday (see Back to School Shopping Survey), comparing pricing on tablets is all about timing. Sales for many computing devices fluctuate by the week, and often that unbelievable deal sells out so… 

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Can Back to School laptop deals beat Black Friday?


According to parents, back to school laptop deals are better than Black Friday deals. Parents ranked Back to School sales for laptops and tablets ahead of both Black Friday and Cyber Monday in our Back to School Shopping Survey. There could be several reason for this ranking, including the sheer selection this time of year, as Black… 

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Paper Vs Tech in College – How Tablets & Mobile Have Changed the College Experience

Paper vs Tech in College

Today’s university experience is vastly different than the one that previous generations knew. Rapidly changing technology has drastically altered what it means to go to college. Here’s a look at how technology has reshaped modern college life. Textbooks vs. E-books Popularity: Of students who own an e-reader, 98% use it to download textbooks. However, 49%… 

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Sales Tax Holiday Brings Back to School Savings


August brings Tax Free Weekends in 16 states. 16 states will participate in a sales tax holiday, offering the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, books and clothing free of state sales or use tax.  Local sales and use tax may apply. Retailers are required to participate and may not charge tax on items that are legally tax-exempt… 

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Enter to Win a $300 American Eagle Gift Card for Back To Schoolameria

Win a $300 American Eagle Gift Card for Back to School

American Eagle is about expressing your own individual style. In fact, their Instagram and Twitter encourage it. American Eagle is letting you show off your #AEOSTYLE to be featured on their site. Simply share your photos of your favorite AE attire on Instagram and Twitter with #AEOSTYLE. Be creative and have fun with this! Do… 

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