Daily Deals for April 7, 2014, featuring Sound Step Lightning Bluetooth Speaker
It's time to save some of that hard-earned cash with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive TUAW Deals, a handy list from Dealnews and our own handpicked iOS and OS X selections. Don't forget to check out our "Today in the App Store" post that singles out today's best free apps, new apps, and app updates in the iOS App Store.
TUAW's Daily Deals
Sound Step Lightning: An Electrifying Bluetooth Speaker [On sale for $99, down from $130]
The Sound Step Lightning (SFQ-02L) is Soundfreaq's next-generation Bluetooth speaker. Featuring a dock for Apple's Lightning 8-pin connector (on iPhone 5/5S), bluetooth connectivity, USB audio and line-in playing – it gives you audio playback versatility.
This 2.1 speaker configuration with a dedicated sub-woofer and Soundfreaq's proprietary UQ3™ spatial sound enhancement, this hi-fi speaker delivers beautifully pure audio, crafted for natural bass response and vocal clarity.
With its compact size, Sound Step fits perfectly around the office, in the kitchen, and on book shelves or night stands.
Save 23% on Sound Step Lightning at TUAW Deals.
Become 10X More Productive w/ This Gmail Lifesaver Course [On sale for $19, down from $49]
Email is a controlling beast sometimes. Don't swim upstream against the ridiculous flow of important emails.
With this course you will learn to effectively manage your email to increase productivity and get hours of your life back. No more wading through a flood of emails. Now that is good news!
Save 61% on the Gmail Lifesaver Course at TUAW Deals.
Deals from Dealnews
- StackSocial: [Mac Software] The Mac Freebie 7-App Bundle for free
- Best Buy: [iPads] Tablet / Smartphone Trade-In at Best Buy Stores: Up to $300 Gift Card
- MacMall: [Electronics] MacMall April Blowout: Up to $850 off Macs, iPads, iPods, more
- B&H Photo Video: [Digital Tablets] Wacom Bamboo Stylus Pen for iPad / iPhone for $11 + free shipping, more
- Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $399 + free shipping
- B&H Photo Video: [USB Hard Drives] Toshiba 5TB Canvio Desk USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for $190 + free shipping
- MegaMacs: [MacBook] Refurb Apple MacBook Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz 13" Laptop for $250 + $2 s&h
- Not Specified: [Computer Accessories] NewerTech NuCube Mac Mini Stand for $35 + $8 s&h
- Fry's: [Networkable Drive Enclosures (NAS)] Netgear ReadyNAS 2-Bay Gigabit NAS for $99 after rebate + free shipping, more
- Office Depot: [Office Furniture] Office Furniture at Office Depot: Up to 56% off
- Guitar Center: [Microphones] Audio Technica Condenser Microphone, $10 credit for $51 + free shipping
- Monoprice.com: [Digital Camcorders] Monoprice MHD Action Camera for $73 + $9 s&h
iOS Software Discounts
Daily Diary (Journal/Diary) [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Everyday, we go through bizarre, funny, embarrassing, heart touching and inspiring situations. Wouldn't it be great if you can write them in one place. Daily Diary does just that.
AllSync [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] AllSync is the only app that allows you syncing the contacts of your numerous friends from more than 2 social channels.
Awesome Calendar [iOS Universal; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] This elegant application keeps you organized, shows holidays and is even perfect for team projects.
Pocket Earth Offline Maps & Travel Guides [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Have fun getting lost with Pocket Earth!
LiquiPad [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] LiquiPad is an addictive visual toy that turns the surface of your iPhone into several different virtual liquids that respond to and interact with your touches.
LiquiPad HD [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] LiquiPad is an addictive visual toy that turns the surface of your iPad into several different virtual liquids that respond to and interact with your touches.
Supermarket Mania 2 [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] [OS X; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99]** Nikki and her friends adventure to Tinseltown to help save Uncle Ross' supermarket chain from the evil Mr. Torg.
Supermarket Mania 2 HD [iPad; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] [OS X; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99]** Nikki and her friends adventure to Tinseltown to help save Uncle Ross' supermarket chain from the evil Mr. Torg.
Speech with Milo: Sequencing [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] Milo is back to bring you Sequencing exercises like you have never used before.
MonsterCrafter Pro [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] The sequel to Guncrafter has arrived! Craft your own pet monster. Train and care for it.
Joe Dever's Lone Wolf [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99] "You are Lone Wolf - the last of the Kai Lords and sole survivor of a massacre that destroyed your elite warrior order..." Apple's App of the week.
OS X Software Discounts
Supermarket Mania 2 [OS X; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Nikki and her friends adventure to Tinseltown to help save Uncle Ross' supermarket chain from the evil Mr. Torg.
Colin McRae: DiRT 2 [OS X; On sale for $9.99, down from $19.99] Take on the world in 9 stunning locations and 100+ thrilling events across the globe. f
Sparkle 2 EVO [OS X; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Control the evolution with the touch of your finger. Climb your way through the evolutional ladder.
Note: All prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly. TUAW is not responsible for third-party deals and cannot guarantee availability or quality of any particular product at a specific price.
Software Updatesmore updates
- Apple Remote Desktop updated with Yosemite support
- OS X Yosemite 10.10.2, iOS 8.1.3 updates now available
- Sports Illustrated 120 SPORTS channel comes to Apple TV
- Logic Pro X update brings AirDrop support, new effects, tools, and more
- Parallels Access 2.5 released, adds file manager, computer-to-computer remote access
- The Google Translate iOS app is about to get a lot smarter