Daily Deals for May 21, 2014, featuring the JBL OnBeat Micro
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
The JBL OnBeat Micro: An Award-Winning Speaker Dock [On sale for $49.99, down from $100]
With a Lightning dock connector built in, you can enjoy your music without wires or adapters, and with a USB port for compatibility with other devices, you can bump beats from a multitude of different sources.
Compact and portable, the JBL OnBeat Micro can bring the noise for up to 5 hours when it's using batteries and allows you to charge your docked device when it's using AC power.
Save 50% on the JBL OnBeat Micro: An Award-Winning Speaker Dock at TUAW Deals.
The Universal Lens Kit: Get A New Perspective w/Fisheye, Macro & Wide-Angle Lenses [On sale for $23.99, down from $69]
Enhance your stock camera with this three piece lens set and take pictures so good you'll amaze even yourself. Broaden your artistic range with professional-level extreme close-ups and wide-angle shots that capture more of your environment.
With an adapter designed for iPhone 4/4S/5/5S and another for all other smartphone cameras, you can capture images close-up, far away, and with the classic 180-degree "fisheye" look. Easily switch between lenses with magnetic "snap-on, snap-off" functionality, and store the others in your pocket till you need them.
Save 65% on The Universal Lens Kit at TUAW Deals.
Deals from Dealnews
- StackSocial: [Mac Software] Name Your Own Price Mac Bundle 5.0: 3 apps for $1, 10 apps for $9
- Other World Computing: [Computer Accessories] OWC Garage Sale: Discounts on RAM, accessories, computers, more
- Adorama: [Flash Memory Cards] Lexar Memory Cards at Adorama from $10 + free shipping
- BuyDig: [Camera Lens] Refurb Nikon DSLR Lenses at BuyDig from $89 + free shipping
- Fry's: [Camera Accessories] Manfrotto Compact Tripod for $30 + free shipping
- A4C: [iPad Accessories] Chromo 360 Degree Rotating Desktop Stand for iPad for $20 + free shipping
- Target: [Apple iPhones] iPhone Trade-In at Target Stores: Up to $300 Target Gift Card, more
- Fry's: [Camera Accessories] GoPole Hero Camera Accessories at Fry's: Up to 50% off
- Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $495 + free shipping
- MegaMacs: [Laptop Accessories] Apple 60W MagSafe Power Adapter for MacBook for $38 + $3 s&h
- 1Sale.com: [USB Hubs] PS3 Ultra Power USB Hub for $6 + free shipping
- Verizon Broadband: [Computer Services] Verizon FiOS 50/25 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month
iOS Software Discounts
Launch Center Pro for iPad [iPad; On sale for $4.99, down from $7.99] It's like speed dial for everyday tasks. Launch Center Pro saves you time by launching complex actions in a single tap.
Thinglist [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] There are plenty of "to-do" and task apps out there. We created Thinglist for all the things you "want to-do"... to make life a little more enjoyable.
Bam fu [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] HANDS CLASH IN CHAOS in Bam fu, a game for two-, three- or four people on one device.
AutoCare [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $3.99] AutoCare manages your vehicle's maintenance schedules and stores your fuel and service records.
Laser Hell [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Laserhell is a simple as hell, yet impossible rhythm-based techno music arcade game. Tap to keep your balance, avoid hellish lasers and prolong your life at least for another moment.
Devil Shard [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Devil Shard is a retro style match-3 RPG. You play as a hero who needs to stop a war caused by the emperor. During the journey you will discover more than the truth and face a great evil.
Space Hulk [iPad; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] Get the original board game experience with this digital version of the iconic game.
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Experience the events of Harry Potter's first four years at Hogwarts – LEGO® style!
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] THE BATTLE IS BUILDING! The sequel to the hit video game is now available for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad!
LEGO Batman: DC Super Heroes [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] egends Unite! Batman and Robin join forces with other famous DC super heroes to stop the notorious villains Lex Luthor and The Joker.
LEGO® The Lord of the Rings™ [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $9.99] Follow the epic storylines of the original The Lord of the Rings trilogy reimagined with the humor and endless variety of LEGO gameplay.
Seismometer 6th [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Taking advantage of the built-in accelerometer in your iPhone and iPad, Seismometer 6th detects and visualizes any vibrations and moves of the device.
Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace [iOS Universal; On sale for $3.99, down from $6.99] Experience the Star Wars story in an epic new way!
DashCam [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Have your own black box/dashboard camera. This application can be used with cars, bicycles, motorcycles, boats, anything that moves.
Kayak Pro [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $9.99] The smart travel search engine. Hotel, flight, and car search and booking, flight tracker and itinerary management. Apple's App of the week.
OS X Software Discounts
Mybrushes – Sketch, Paint, Design [OS X; Now free, down from $12.99] MyBrushes is an unique painting and photo editing application which supports drawing, text input and instant image processing.
Two Dollar Tuesday [OS X; Category: Various; $1.99] Two Dollar Tuesday is offering three OS X apps for $1.99 each. Titles include Rec'Em, Chronicle, and Folder Tidy.
Super Vectorizer [OS X; On sale for $0.99, down from $19.99] Super Vectorizer is a professional vector trace tool that enables the conversion from a raster bitmap images like JPEG, BMP and PNG to a scalable vector graphic with a few simple clicks.
Shoot Alike [OS X; Now free, down from $0.99] Shoot Alike helps you manage and organize your mac free of duplicates.
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