Pixelmator image editor and effects app for iOS now 50% off: $5 (Reg. $10)

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Update (5/6 10:35am): Pixelmator is coming to iPhone, according to an announcement this morning. It will become a universal app once the iPhone version hits. So as pointed out in the comments section below, now is your chance to grab the app for free before the iPhone update releases.

Pixelmator for iOS is now available at 50% off. The popular image editor regularly goes for $9.99 on the App Store, but today you can grab it for just $4.99. Since its release back in October 2014, we have only seen the app go this low once, and that was during the holiday season last year.

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The GoSun Grill uses solar power to cook your food even at night

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Solar powered grills have been around for some time, with varying degrees of success and execution. The makers of the GoSun Stove have taken to Kickstarter to raise funds for a new solar grill that is capable of cooking at all hours of the day, even at night.

The amount of money raised in a few days is very impressive, giving GoSun the support needed to to take its grill mainstream… Read more

Everything is awesome with this Apple Watch stand made of LEGO

My search for the perfect Apple Watch stand hasn’t gone well. There are lots of options, some of which are sort of close to shipping, others are a longways off. Some companies are shipping early orders, but for the most part the Apple Watch accessory market is at a standstill. Maybe it has something to do with the two different styles of charges Apple ended up shipping or just the fact that it’s a brand new product. Either way, my Apple Watch still lays on my nightstand longing for a proper stand.

Then a Reddit poster inspired me to put my old LEGO bricks to use and make an Apple Watch stand. Here’s how you can do it too… Read more

Tony Hawk rides again in new Pro Skater 5 for Xbox One and PS4

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Update (5/6 10:30pm): Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 is now available for pre-order at Amazon.

Rejoice Tony Hawk fans, after years of dormancy, the wildly popular skateboard game will be making its triumphant return on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Pro Skater 5 will look to go back to its old school heritage combining arcade style gameplay along with a number of new additions… Read more

Nexus 5 + 1-Year Unlimited Talk-and-Text Shipped: $200 (Orig. $582, CA Tax Only)

4c93d2dcace8656050970b6aae37a2ec107ba288 main hero image9to5Toys Specials currently has the Nexus 5 with One Year of Unlimited Talk-and-Text from FreedomPop for $200 with free shipping. You’ll be hard pressed to find a better phone at this price.

Google’s version of Android is the cleanest around, and it is matched nicely by the Nexus 5’s sleek exterior. But it is the specs of this handset that will really turn heads — a 2.26 GHz quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM, with a 1080×1920 high-resolution display and an 8MP rear-facing camera. It also sports 16GB of internal storage and a 1.3MP camera. In this deal, the Nexus 5 comes bundled with a year of FreedomPop wireless service. The generous Unlimited Talk-and-Text plan provides exactly what the name implies, along with 500MB of 4G LTE per month, voicemail, and tethering options — all with no contract.

Nexus 5

  • 2.26 GHz quad-core processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Processor
  • 8MP rear-facing autofocus camera and camcorder with LED flash
  • 1.3MP front-facing camera and camcorder
  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
  • 1080 × 1920, multi-touch screen
  • 16 GB of internal memory, 2GB RAM

Unlimited Talk-and-Text from FreedomPop

  • Unlimited texting and talking, plus 500MB 4G/3G LTE data per month
  • One year of visual voicemail – $30 value
  • One year of tethering – $47.88 value
  • One year of usage alerts – $23.88 value
  • No contracts or early termination fees

Grab this deal here.

Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker $179 (Orig. $200), UE Mini Boom $70, more

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Amazon offers the Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker for $179 shipped. That’s $20 off the regular price and the first real drop in price we’ve seen for what 9to5mac called the best portable Bluetooth speaker sound that money can buy (review). It delivers full, natural sound from an ultra-compact design –  and fits in the palm of your hand. The rechargeable Lithium ion battery stays charged up to 7 hours of continuous play.

Over 5,000 Amazon customers rated it highly with 4.7/5 stars and great reviews.

The price for the Mini appears to have dropped across the board to $179.99 until June but Amazon is still $1 cheaper.

We also found the following Bluetooth speakers on sale at notable prices today:

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Samsung’s new SD cards bring faster speeds, larger storage for 4K video and photography

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These days it seems like everyone has a way of capturing and collecting digital media. With that increased desire for consumers to create and edit photos, as well as video, there has been a jump in demand for mobile storage.

Samsung continues to be at the forefront of companies offering solutions to this issue. Today the Korea-based company announced new SD and microSD cards with faster speeds and performance with 4K video in mind. The PRO Plus and EVO Plus memory cards will fill a need in Samsung’s line-up of compact memory cards. Read more

Stream Amazon Prime Instant Video movies and TV shows at 30,000-ft in the air w/ no extra fees

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You’ll soon be able to stream Transparent, Orphan Black, and any other Amazon Prime Instant Video title during select JetBlue flights at no additional cost. Relying on JetBlue’s Fly-Fi connection as its backbone, the two companies seem confident that they are ready to keep up with the bandwidth demands of streaming video:

Fly-Fi uses satellite technology to give customers internet speeds that feel like what they have at home or work. Amazon and JetBlue worked together to ensure that the inflight entertainment system met the premium experience expected by customers when streaming movies and TV episodes from Amazon. Access to Amazon’s entertainment library will be built into the JetBlue Fly-Fi Hub, giving customers instant access to watch titles from Amazon on their laptops, Fire devices, iPhones, iPads and Android phones and tablets—no pre-flight download needed.

Any in-flight passengers who are not Prime members will have the option to purchase or rent videos from the Amazon Instant Video store.

This latest announcement is just another feather in Amazon’s cap. At this point Prime is a must-have for anyone who regularly shops online — it offers free 2-day shipping, exclusive pricing and priority access to select Lightning deals. Not to mention unlimited cloud storage for photos, music/video streaming, and more. Not a member? Start your free 30-day trial now.

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Media: Fast & Furious 1-6 on Blu-ray $35, Breaking Bad complete Series from $62, Disney Blu-rays $15, more

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Lexar 128GB Micro-SD Card (95MB/s) for 4K video recording, more for $86 shipped

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Amazon offers the Lexar High-Performance MicroSDXC 633x 128GB UHS-I/U3 (Up to 95MB/s Read) w/USB 3.0 Reader Flash Memory Card for $85.80 with free shipping. That’s the lowest price we’ve seen on this ultra high speed SD card which can record 4K video from GoPros and other sports/camcorders. It gets impressive 4.7/5 star reviews from Amazon reviewers and can also be used with an SD Card adapter to add storage to any SD-enabled Mac or in many Android phones. It also includes a small but speedy USB 3 adapter for near universal access.

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iOttie Easy View iPhone 6 Car Mount + RapidVolt Dual USB Car Charger $13 shipped ($24 value)

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As part of its daily combo deals, Newegg is offering the iOttie Easy View Universal Car Mount Holder for iPhone 6 plus the iOttie RapidVolt 5Amp/25-Watt Dual Port USB Car Charger for $12.98 shipped. Combining both items, that’s $16 under the original price, $1 under Amazon’s listing on the car mount alone and the best price we can find for either item. While we have seen this car mount dip as low as $10 on its own, today’s deals adds in a car charger ($11 value) for just $3.

iOttie RapidVolt 5Amp:25-Watt Dual Port USB Car Charger-sale-01Easy View Universal Car Mount is compatible with iPhone 6 as well as certain Android devices and older iPhones. It features portrait/landscape modes, a one-touch mounting/release system, and allows for access to all of iPhone’s exterior ports. It has a 4.5/5 star rating from over 720 Amazon customers.

The iOttie RapidVolt (seen to the right) provides 5A / 25W dual charging ports for all your devices and a green LED power indicator. It has a 4.4/5 star rating from over 320 Amazon customers.

If you’re looking for something even less expensive, you can grab this iClever ICH04 Magnet CaptureFit Universal Car Holder for iPhone 6/6 Plus (and other devices) for $7.99 with free Prime shipping using code LHRSBBRE during checkout. Note: the code will only work when purchasing from Hisgadget Inc. via Amazon. Rated 4.7/5 stars.

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