It's four days until Christmas and if you are like many of us, you likely have some last minute holiday shopping to do. Inside stores lines are long and prices change daily, and at this point if you order online you might want to upgrade shipping, but if you still have some people on your "nice" list here are our four favorite apps to help you find a great gift at a great price even at this late date.

Amazon Mobile

What's there to say. If you want to find anything, and get last minute shipping the best place online is Amazon Mobile allows iPhone shoppers to navigate Amazon's labyrinthian site quickly, compare prices, read reviews and purchase directly through the app. Search options include keyword searches, as well as barcode scanning or even upload a picture.

Amazon App: shop, scan, compare, and read reviews

+ Universal & Apple Watch App - Designed for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch
Released: 2008-12-03 :: Category: Game



With Bakodo on their iPhones shoppers can scan barcodes for in-store price checking , but there that's not all. Bakado includes product reviews, and can search by keywords too. The app makes shopping social allowing the indecisive to post what they are looking for on Facebook and get feedback from their friends.

Bakodo - Barcode Scanner and QR Bar Code Reader

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Released: 2010-06-11 :: Category: Game


Gilt on the Go

Have a taste for the finer things in life, but not necessarily the budget? Gilt has been providing a service that offers deep discounts on highly sought after items for some time, and they also have several apps. To use Gilt, you need to be a member and have an account on their site, but in-app shoppers can browse before they decide to sign up. For the brand name bargain hunter, Gilt is a guilt-light shopping experience.


+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
Released: 2009-09-24 :: Category: Game



Target is not only considered upscale compared to Wal-Mart, while still offering deep discounts, their app is preferred too. The Target app allow seasonal spenders on a budget to shop at any Target store. The app sends daily deals straight to the iPhone, locates the nearest store and keeps track of gift lists with TargetLists. This app also includes a bar code scanner to make extra sure Target's deals are the best.


iPhone & Apple Watch App - Designed for iPhone and Apple Watch, compatible with iPad
Released: 2008-11-25 :: Category: Game


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