Daily Deals for May 27, 2014, featuring the Complete iOS Dev Course
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 MacX DVD Video Converter Pro Pack [On sale for $19.99, down from $110]
Rip & Convert Movies, DVDs & Videos to Your iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV and Android.
Save 81% on the MacX DVD Video Converter Pro Pack at TUAW Deals.
Build Your Own Addictive iOS Games w/The Complete iOS Dev Course [On sale for $59, down from $499]
Novice or advanced programmers interested in game development, class is now in session.
This immersive game development course focuses on fundamentals, giving you the knowledge to build your own games on iPhones and iPads.
The instructors combine videos, notes, collaborative discussion forums, and challenging assignments to give you the most well-rounded instruction possible.
With over 120 hours of content, an active discussion forum where students and teachers answer questions, and multiple fully coded example projects that you can download, you'll have everything you need to become a competent game developer.
Save 88% on the Complete iOS Dev Course at TUAW Deals.
Deals from Dealnews
- ZAGG: [iPhone Accessories] ZAGG Sale: Up to 50% off most items sitewide + free shipping
- Other World Computing: [Computer Accessories] OWC Garage Sale: Discounts on RAM, accessories, computers, more
- Paydeals.com: [iPhone Batteries] New, Used, & Refurb Mophie Juice Battery Cases from $18 + free shipping
- eBay: [24-Inch LCDs Or Larger] Samsung 28" 4K 2160p LED LCD Display for $597 + free shipping
- Office Depot: [Office Chairs] True Innovations Sport Mesh Mid-Back Chair for $56 + free shipping
- Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $449 + free shipping
- Verizon Broadband: [Computer Services] Verizon FiOS 50/25 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month
- BuyDig: [Camera Lens] Bell and Howell 85mm f/1.4 Aspherical Lens for $204 + free shipping, more
- Monoprice.com: [TV Antennas & Receivers] Indoor / Outdoor HDTV Antenna for $15 + $9 s&h
- MegaMacs: [iMac] Refurb Apple iMac Core 2 Duo 2.33GHz 24" Desktop for $290 + $29 s&h
- Best Buy: [Streaming Media Players] Sling Media SlingBox 350 1080p Media Streamer for $100 + free shipping
- Adorama: [Camera Accessories] Lowepro Urban Photo Sling 250 Camera / Tablet Case for $35 + free shipping
iOS Software Discounts
PDF Scanner - easily scan books and multipage documents to PDF [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $9.99] Use your device as a handy portable scanner.
Chop Chop Ninja [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Embark on an action-packed adventure and fight hordes of enemies using your ancient ninja skills. Save the princess from the terrible curse that struck her!
Chop Chop Runner [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] The Emperor's daughter is in danger and she needs your help! Run as fast as possible, fight off hordes of enemies and avoid all the obstacles in your way! Nothing will stand between you and the princess!
Chop Chop Tennis [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Chop Chop Tennis is certainly the most frantic, intuitive and enjoyable tennis game ever created for your iDevice!
Chop Chop Kicker [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Kicking cute dinosaurs and making them fly used to be the national sport of the paleolithic age!
City Maps 2Go Pro - Offline Map and Travel Guide [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $3.99] Your reliable and easy-to-use global travel companion. Detailed offline maps, in-depth travel content, popular places, and insider tips. Plan and have the perfect trip!
Splashtop 2 Remote Desktop for iPhone & iPod - Personal [iPhone; Now free, down from $2.99] Use Splashtop to access your computer on the local network with best-in-class video streaming performance.
IncrediBooth [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] A Photo Booth in your Pocket - Awesome Photo Strips Anywhere.
The Orchestra [iPad; On sale for $9.99, down from $13.99] The Orchestra is an extraordinary new app from Touch Press that will delight anyone with even a passing interest in classical music.
System Status - activity monitor, network info, battery charge & memory manager [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] System Status is the ultimate app for monitoring and optimizing your iPhone and iPad performance.
- Fun Golf GPS 3D [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $19.99] FunGolf is the only golf GPS application that features 3D maps with close to 32,000 golf courses in the world! No subscription or annual fees. Apple's App of the week.
OS X Software Discounts
Two Dollar Tuesday [OS X; Category: Various; $1.99] Two Dollar Tuesday is offering three OS X apps for $1.99 each. Titles include Breeze, Set for MS Office and Dropshelf.
Kindly [OS X; Now free, down from $0.99] Take the guess work out of reminding yourself about important tasks using your Mac, with Kindly.
Perfect Frames [OS X; Now free, down from $0.99] Perfect Frames is the small sweet tool which helps you combine different pictures into the perfect frames for your business such as sharing, preservation and even showing off your creativity!
PrivacyScan [OS X; On sale for $1.99, down from $14.99] Securely erase those pesky files that violate your privacy by allowing people to see where you were surfing and what you were doing on your computer.
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