Daily Deals for July 10, 2014
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
Take Better Photos & Video With The KICK [On sale for $149, down from $179]
The KICK is a revolutionary new way of lighting your photos and videos – and making sure you get perfect exposure every time.
It's only about the size of your smartphone, but comes packed with a rechargeable panel of 40 completely adjustable RGB LEDs. At 400 Lumens (twice as bright as most Police flashlights) it's powerful, but it's also intelligent – once you pair it with the free KICK app (iOS and Android).
Save up to 16% on the KICK at TUAW's Deals.
The iStabilizer Dolly: Easily Take Studio Quality Smartphone Video [On sale for $38.99, down from $65]
We all hate those bumpy and fidgety shots where you just want a smooth pan to sum up your surroundings. With the iStabilizer Dolly, you can now create captivating cinematic videos and panning shots using your smartphone.
Panning and tracking shots used to be reserved for professionals with big budgets for expensive equipment. But now, with most camera devices capable of shooting HD video, the iStabilizer Dolly allows you to take smooth tracking shots on any flat surface, giving your video a look and feel that's fit for the big screen.
Save up to 40% on the iStabilizer Dolly at TUAW's Deals.
Fisheye Universal Lens Kit: Get A New Perspective With 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 up to 65% on the Fisheye Universal Lens Kit at TUAW's Deals.
- Best Buy: [MacBook] Apple MacBook Laptops at Best Buy: Up to $130 off + extra $100 off for students
- Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $249 + free shipping
- Target: [iPads] iPad Air or iPad Mini w/ Retina Display at Target w/ $100 gift card + 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
- Fry's: [Power Management] Belkin WeMo Switch for iOS, Android for $40 + pickup at Fry's, more
- Fry's: [TVs] LG 42" 1080p LED LCD HDTV for $299 + pickup at Fry's (updated)
- eBay: [Digital Cameras] Refurb Lytro 16GB Light Field Camera w/ slip case for $144 + free shipping
- Adorama: [Inkjet Printers] Canon PIXMA MG2520 Inkjet Printer w/ photo album for $25 + free shipping
- BuyDig: [Headphones] BeyerDynamic T90 Headphones w/ Sound System for $999 + free shipping
- Adorama: [Laser Printers] Canon imageCLASS Multifunction WiFi Laser Printer for $110 + free shipping
- BuyDig: [Camera Lens] Rokinon 24mm Tilt Shift Lens for Canon/Nikon/Sony A for $694 + free shipping
iOS Software Discounts
Lost Toys [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] Lost Toys is a mentally engaging 3D puzzle game of profound beauty, depth and challenge.
Blast-A-Way [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Help three robot heroes save the lost Boxies throughout the many levels made of wood, metal, fabric, stone and plastic.
Blockado Mountain [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] BLOCKADO - Mountain: The quest to become a puzzle mastermind continues!
Burn The Corn [iPhone; Now free, down from $2.99] Casual and fun game play can serve to relieve your daily stress!
PicturePimp [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Turn any picture into a hilarious video with just a few taps!
BeatPad [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] Do it for fun or for money. Either way, when you make music, make it great. BeatPad gives you greatness at your fingertips.
Devil Shard [iOS Universal; Now free, 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.
Nihilumbra [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] Discover the beautiful world of Nihilumbra and join Born on his adventure to find himself whilst trying to escape from his inevitable curse.
Tengami [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Tengami is an atmospheric adventure game set inside a Japanese pop-up book
Monument Valley [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] In Monument Valley you will manipulate impossible architecture and guide a silent princess through a stunningly beautiful world.
Out There [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] You are an astronaut awaking from cryonics not in the solar system, but... out there... in a far and unknown place of the galaxy.
har•mo•ny 2 [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] Relax your mind with over two full hours of mesmerizing ambient music by Hammock - including rare and unreleased tracks!
Star Rover – Stargazing and Night Sky Watching [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Star Rover is the fantastic planetarium for your iPhone and iPod touch. Just hold up your iPhone and Star Rover will tell you exactly what you are pointing at.
Infinity Blade [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $5. 99] From Epic Games' award-winning studio, ChAIR Entertainment, comes Infinity Blade, a new sword fighting action game developed exclusively for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.
Infinity Blade II [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $6.99] The award-winning Infinity Blade story continues!
Infinity Blade III [iOS Universal; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] Created by ChAIR Entertainment, the original iOS blockbuster returns with adrenaline-fueled sword-fighting action, gorgeous visuals, and a thrilling story of love, betrayal, and redemption.
PDF Reader Pro Edition for iPad [iPad; On sale for $2.99, down from $9.99] PDF Reader Pro Edition for iPad is the most powerful app to read, manage and annotate PDF files and it works beautifully on iOS 7.
Drafts for iPad [iPad; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] Drafts, where text starts on iOS. Quickly capture text and send it almost anywhere! The most flexible note taking app on iOS is ready for iOS 7!
Threes! [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Threes is tiny puzzle that grows on you.
Cut the Rope: Experiments [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Experiment to feed Om Nom candy! Cut the rope like never before. Everything you love and new gameplay! 200 levels and more to come!
Cut the Rope: Experiments HD [iPad; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Experiment to feed Om Nom candy! Cut the rope like never before. Everything you love and new gameplay! 200 levels and more to come!
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
Tublme for Tumblr [OS X; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] Tublme is a beautiful and powerful, yet easy to use, Tumblr desktop client.
Mariner Software [OS X; 30% off] Save 30% by using coupon code SUMMER in checkout.
Spec Ops: The Line [OS X; On sale for $14.99, down from $29.99] Spec Ops: The Line is an action-packed Third-Person Shooter that delivers heart pounding close combat through a squad-based gameplay mechanic.
Discovr Music - discover new music [OS X; Now free, down from $3.99] We built Discovr Music to make it easy to find and explore new music. Enter an artist you like and you'll discover artists you love.
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