Retailers sold more laptop PCs than TV sets on Black Friday

According to NPD Group, notebooks are becoming more popular than TVs. During Black Friday 2004 consumer notebook sales exceeded the sales of all types of TVs. Gartner expects both US and worldwide Q4 2004 consumer notebook shipments to be up almost 22% over 2003. 76% of Americans plan to give a tech gift these holidays, according to Best Buy Holiday Trend Index.