Daily Deals for May 5, 2014, featuring text snippet app Typinator
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
Typinator: The Productivity-Boosting Text Expander App [On sale for $19.99, down from $35]
Typinator is a powerful, yet elegantly simple solution that boosts your productivity by automating the process of inserting frequently used text and auto-correcting typing errors.
It works with any application, taking a single trigger keyword and automatically replacing it with text snippets, graphics, URLs, dates, special characters, and more.
Setup is easy – define abbreviations and it's replacement text or image – and usage is even easier, just type one of the abbreviations you created, and Typinator auto-fills with the right replacement.
Save up to 42% on Typinator at TUAW Deals.
Add Simplicity & Comfort To Your Back Pocket w/The EZGO Wallet [On sale for $19.99, down from $35]
Wallets always seem to have a mind of their own, and within a few weeks, they end up bulky, uncomfortable and unmanageable. The EZGO Wallet solves this problem, adds convenience, and more functionality.
EZGO is a new kind of wallet that brings ingenuity and many new useful features. A modern, buoyant, slim and lightweight wallet designed with no moving parts, for easy access to cards, cash, digital media and more.
Save 42% on the EZGO Wallet at TUAW Deals.
Master Your DSLR w/ Corel's Photography For Life Bundle [On sale for $39.99, down from $130]
You finally did it, you went out and sprung for a DSLR camera. Now you're ready to start taking professional-quality pictures, right?
Unfortunately, buying a new camera is often the first and last step towards chasing our wannabe photographer dreams. That's where this course comes in.
You'll learn techniques, tricks, and fundamentals from professional photographer Robert Patterson in 2 easy-to-follow DVDs and 4 e-Books, complete with sample exercises to put your lessons into practice.
Save 69% on Corel's Photography For Life Bundle at TUAW Deals.
Deals from Dealnews
- AppsGoneMad: [Software] 7-App Bundle for Mac for free: Concealer, Clipbuddy, more
- StackSocial: [Mac Software] Mac Bundle 5.0 3-App Bundle for Mac downloads for $1, 10 apps for $9
- Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $299 + free shipping
- Other World Computing: [Computer Accessories] OWC Garage Sale: Discounts on RAM, accessories, computers, more
- Best Buy: [MacBook Air] MacBook Air Haswell i5 Dual 12" Laptop for $649 + free shipping for students
- Best Buy: [MacBook Air] MacBook Air Haswell Dual i5 13" Laptop for $750 + free shipping for students
- REI: [Laptop Carrying Case] Merrell Travel All 15" Laptop Bag for $59 + free shipping
- Verizon Broadband: [Computer Services] Verizon FiOS 50/25 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month
- BuyDig: [TVs] Sony 65" Curved 1080p 3D LED LCD HDTV for $1,999 + free shipping
- eBay: [Internal Hard Drives] Samsung 500GB 840 EVO SATA 6Gbps 2.5" SSD for $230 + free shipping
- MegaMacs: [MacBook] Refurb MacBook Core 2 2GHz 13" Laptop Bundle for $290 + free shipping
- MegaMacs: [iMac] Refurb Apple iMac Core 2 Duo 22" Desktop Bundle for $660 + free shipping
iOS Software Discounts
Printer Pro: Convert documents, WebPages to PDF ,Air Printer [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Printer and PDF Converter is converting Photos, Pictures, Contacts and Text Messages in PDF and then finds the Print via Air Printer.
Pocketbooth [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Turn your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch into a 1950s-era vintage photobooth with Pocketbooth.
Sword of Fargoal [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Welcome to Sword of Fargoal®, the classic dungeon adventure with completely random map generation so it is different every time!
Super Lemonade Factory Part Two [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] Super Lemonade Factory Two has more of everything you loved about the first, more zany dialog, more gorgeous pixel art and more spikes.
Tales from the Dragon Mountain: the Strix HD (Full) [iPad; Now free, down from $6.99] Defeat the evil spirit called Strix in Tales from the Dragon Mountain: The Strix, a fun Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game!
Tales from the Dragon Mountain: the Strix (Full) [iPhone; Now free, down from $2.99] Defeat the evil spirit called Strix in Tales from the Dragon Mountain: The Strix, a fun Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game!
Atomic Frogs [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Atomic Frogs™ is an endearing story about an army of frogs who acquired explosive abilities by bathing frequently in a radioactive pool.
Notability [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] Welcome to Notability, a powerful note-taker on iPad and iPhone: sketch ideas, annotate documents, sign contracts, complete worksheets, keep a journal and more. Apple's App of the Week.
OS X Software Discounts
PaintBoard FX [OS X; Now free, down from $4.99] PaintBoard FX is a fun and intuitive drawing application, Whether you need to quickly crop a photo, add some text to an image, or just have fun doodling.
Implode 3D [OS X; Now free, down from $0.99] Set up the explosives in such a way that concrete structures will collapse like a house of cards!
Covered [OS X; Now free, down from $0.99] Covered is the easiest way to get iTunes video artwork.
CourseNotes [OS X; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] CourseNotes lets you take notes during classes or meetings, and keep them organized by subject!
AVCHD to Mov [OS X; On sale for $4.99, down from $6.99] AVCHD to Mov is a powerful free tool, designed to convert AVCHD, MTS, M2TS videos to popular video or audio formats.
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