Daily Deals for July 8, 2014, featuring the 11" MacBook Air Giveaway
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. 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.
TUAW's Daily Deals
The 11" MacBook Air Giveaway [Free, valued at $899]
Win An 11" MacBook Air!
Whether in a classroom, office, plane, around the house, and everywhere else, the 11" MacBook Air is the ultimate on-the-go laptop!
The latest generation MacBook Air has a longer lasting battery (up to 9 hours), more efficient Intel processor, faster wi-fi, and more available flash storage. Arguably the BEST computer ever invented could be sitting in that lap of yours by just following ONE simple step.
Go to TUAW's Deals page for all the details.
- StackSocial: [Mac Software] Name Your Own Price 10-App Blockbuster Mac Bundle for $12
- Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $249 + free shipping
- Other World Computing: [Computer Accessories] OWC Garage Sale: Discounts on RAM, accessories, computers, more
- Expedia: [iPhone / iPod Apps] Rayman Fiesta Run for iPhone and iPad for free
- Best Buy: [MacBook] Apple MacBook Laptops at Best Buy: Up to $130 off + extra $100 off for students
- Target: [iPads] iPad Air or iPad Mini w/ Retina Display at Target w/ $100 gift card + free shipping
- BuyDig: [Camera Lens] Refurbished Nikon Lenses at BuyDig: $30 off, from $159 + free shipping
- Fry's: [Reference & Learning Software] Berlitz Language Software for PC or Mac for $0 after rebate + free shipping
- Verizon Broadband: [Computer Services] Verizon FiOS 50/25 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month
- Dell Small Business: [Printers & Scanners] MakerBot Replicator 5th Generation 3D Printer for $2,609 + free shipping
- Fry's: [Power Management] Belkin WeMo Switch for iOS, Android for $40 + pickup at Fry's, more
- eBay: [Digital Cameras] Refurb Lytro 16GB Light Field Camera w/ slip case for $160 + free shipping
iOS Software Discounts
Time.is [iPad; Now free, down from $0.99] Time.is gives you extremely accurate time for any time zone.
Possible Road [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Possible Road is a game with no objective. Just roll, tap either side of the screen to move, and rack up points by doing absolutely nothing. Or intentionally lose by falling off, it's your call pal.
Discovr People - discover new people on Twitter [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $3.99] There are so many people on Twitter. How do you find the best people to follow? Discovr People makes it easy to discover new people by seeing who is talking to who, on Twitter.
Discovr Apps - discover new apps [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $3.99] Discovr Apps makes it easy to discover new apps for your iPhone & iPad.
CineXPlayer HD [iPad; On sale for $0.99, down from $3.99] CineXPlayer was developed to be the hands-down best way for iPad owners to View, Store, and Manage their digital film library.
Intervals - Your smart and personal workout companion [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Intervals manages all your workouts in an easy and a powerful way, letting you focus on what really matters - The workout itself!
Thoughts 2 [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Thoughts is the best note-taking application on iOS.
Screens VNC [iOS Universal; On sale for $9.99, down from $19.99] Screens is a beautiful, yet powerful Screen Sharing and VNC client that lets you connect back to your Mac, Windows or Linux PC from the comfort of your living room, the corner coffee shop or anywhere in the world.
Day One (Journal / Diary) [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99] Record life as you live it. From once-in-a-lifetime events to everyday moments, Day One's elegant interface makes journaling your life a simple pleasure. 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 Disk Diet, Fuel for Keynote and Appshelf 2.
Mail Detective [OS X; Now free, down from $2.99] Mail Detective helps you decide if that email you got in your inbox is valid or scam by trying to trace the geographic origin of an email.
PDF-to-Word-Converter [OS X; Now free, down from $9.99] Convert any PDF to Word and RTF.
Smart Zipper Pro [OS X; Now free, down from $9.99] Smart Zipper Pro, a professional archiving app, can easily create, extract and preview major archive files like ZIP, RAR, 7z and more.
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