Apple ▪ August 10
Apple ▪ August 5
PayPal’s official eBay storefront offers a $50 iTunes gift card for $40 with email delivery (20% savings). Use this discounted iTunes credit to save on apps, music, movies, books, and more. Outside of few rare occasions, this is about the best deal you’ll find on iTunes gift cards.
Gift cards will be emailed so you’ll be able to start downloading discounted iTunes media sooner rather than later: “In most cases, this will be within a few hours of purchase. However, in some cases it may take up to 24 hours.” expand full story
Apple ▪ August 4
There are plenty of options out there for powering your iPhone or iPad. But sometimes a plain old white or black cable won’t do the job. If you’re in need of some more style, we’ve rounded up the best (and coolest) looking Apple-certified MFi Lightning cables out there. We have highlighted many different manufacturers that use a variety of materials such as fabric, leather and nylon to deliver a unique look to help you standout from the crowd. Head below for our top picks.
Apple ▪ August 3
Apple ▪ July 29
Your Mac’s hard drive is where much of your digital life is stored. The award-winning Drive Genius 4 is designed to keep it running smoothly and repair any mishaps. You can currently get it at 9to5Toys Specials for $50.
With so many files to keep in order, it isn’t surprising that OS X misplaces stuff once in a while. Drive Genius lets you repair those file errors and weed out duplicates to improve performance, all while looking out for any future hiccups. This includes assessing hardware health and checking for corrupted files, and it alerts you to anything it finds.
You can also use the app to create a bootable secondary hard drive for emergency use, and customize the appearance of drives and folders for easier recognition. Drive Genius offers the features of apps twice its price (I’m looking at you, DiskWarrior), and it is standard issue for Apple Geniuses.
- Optimize and speed up your Mac for maximum performance
- Alerts you to problems before they escalate into major issues
- Find large files and duplicates; delete ones you don’t need
- Set custom icons to make drive identification easier
- Check for hardware related problems
- BootWell feature lets you create a bootable secondary drive for easy repairs
- Check for possible file and folder corruption to prevent data loss
- Repair most kinds of logical file and folder errors
Order Drive Genius now to grab 49% off the standard price.
Apple ▪ July 27
Apple ▪ July 23
Apple ▪ July 22
The launch of iOS 9 is just around the corner, but there is still time to become a full-fledged app developer. The iOS 9 Swift Coding Course teaches Apple’s coding language from scratch, and it is currently $59 over at 9to5Toys Specials.
You don’t need any experience with coding to take this course, as the tuition starts at the shallow end of Swift. However, you soon make progress, learning your way around Apple’s Xcode app and the features of iOS 9. You can then move on to iCloud integration, setting up notifications, and using the new stackView and AVAudioRecorder classes.
The format is step-by-step video instruction, followed by an assignment to test out your new skills. All together, there are ten functioning apps to build. This process not only hardwires the newly acquired skills into your brain, but it also gives you a nice portfolio. In total, the course amounts to 35 hours of content.
- Dive into the details of building apps for iOS 9 with 35 hours of video
- Be one of the first to build apps for iOS 9 and dominate the App Store’s top downloads
- Become proficient in Swift and Xcode
- Create an iCloud app
- Set up push notifications for your app
- Work with iOS 9 classes like stackView and AVAudioRecorder
- Implement Swift code in unique ways
- Follow the easy to understand step-by-step format
You can currently get 80% off this exclusive course – add to cart now.
Apple ▪ July 20
Best Buy is currently discounting all of its iPhone 6/Plus offerings for Verizon or Sprint by $100 with a new two-year contract. This delivers some of the lowest prices that we have seen in months on Apple’s flagship phones. Simply follow the on-screen instructions to upgrade your existing line or open a new one to receive this discounted pricing.
iPhone 6 Plus:
Both models are filled with features including a Retina HD display, Touch ID, A8 64-bit processor, 8MP iSight camera, 1080p HD video recording capabilities and Apple Pay.
Alternatively, you can grab an off-contract AT&T iPhone 6 refurb for $460 at eBay. (updated)
Apple ▪ July 19
Apple ▪ July 17
Since Apple Watch was released back in the Spring to varying degrees of fanfare, accessory companies have been rushing to develop and ship their own products for this new timepiece. There have been different levels of quality and styles that charge, hold or store Apple Watch. While the low-end market has been flooded with plastic charging solutions, we have not seen as many options that mix natural materials with Apple’s latest device.
Apple ▪ July 15
Apple ▪ July 14
Microsoft’s new Universal Foldable Keyboard, first unveiled earlier this year, is now available to purchase online and through Microsoft stores. The super portable Bluetooth keyboard folds in half when not in use and allows users to connect to two mobile devices at once including Android, iPhones, iPads, and Windows devices. expand full story
Apple ▪ July 13
Apple ▪ July 9