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Update: Better yet, get MacUpdate’s $49.99 bundle which includes Parallels 8 and 9 other apps for $49.99

As one of its Daily Deals, eBay is offering Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac for only $49 with free shipping.  This software title retails for $79.  The seller guarantees that this item will ship in a new, sealed retail box. If you are unsure about Parallels be sure to check out Walt Mossberg’s (WSJ) review.

With Parallels Desktop for Mac, you can seamlessly run both Windows and Mac OS X applications side-by-side with speed, control and confidence.

Setting up Parallels Desktop for Mac is easy. Bring all your PC programs, documents, photos, music and browser bookmarks to your Mac, then run them all like they were made for your Mac. It’s the best of both worlds on one desktop.

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