December 12, 2013

PayPal is offering $10 back on your account with the purchase of $25 or more for the holidays. This includes the ebay stores of AutoZone, ToysRUs and Best Buy from now until December 15th. This means you can get all the items on your gift list with an added discount (like the Google Chromecast for $10 off).

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Update: is offering Fallout, Fallout 2 and Fallout Tactics for completely FREE right now on Mac and PC. While these titles aren’t native and require the use of an included emulator, it will run on a wide range of Intel-based Macs.

  • In today’s best game/app deals, Amazon is running a great sale on PC Bethesda games including Skyrim for $7.50, older Elder Scrolls games for $5 each and the Skyrim Legendary Edition for $20. Beyond that, Amazon also has Killer is Dead on for $20, along with its continued $49 Xbox One and PS4 launch games, including AC4 Black Flag and Battlefield 4 among others.
  • Still on today, Best Buy is offering some great deals on Xbox One consoles and bundles, that ship by 12/24. It has deals starting at $530 ($30 savings) with bundles including deeply discounted one year Xbox Live Gold memberships. Amazon’s pricing and availability appears to be fluctuating, so be sure to check back with this post throughout the day.
  • In mobile gaming news, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is now available on iOS for the first time! You can pick up the game for $7 on iPhone 4s and later, iPad 2 and later and the fifth generation iPod touch

Head below for your daily iOS freebies and discounts:

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iphone-5s-deal-best-buyBest Buy is knocking $75 off any iPhone 5s when you agree to sign a new 2 yr contract. Just to clarify, this includes all carriers, colors, and capacities. This is one of the only deals we have seen on the 32GB/64GB models since they were introduced this fall. Act iphone-5s-deal-best-buy-9to5toysquick, Some popular models (16GB, gold, etc) are already selling out online but are available for in-store pickup. As a pricing comparison, AT&T ran a promo in November offering the 16GB model for $100, but did not discount any other capacities or carriers (obviously!). The iPhone 5c is also available for $50.

The iPhone 5s features Touch ID security, an A7 chip with 64-bit architecture, and an improved iSight camera with slow-mo/burst mode capabilities.

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Office Depot has the Google Nexus 7 Tablet (2013), 16GB for $179.99 shipped. That’s tied for the lowest we’ve seen it at new. They also offer the 32 GB version for $229.99, $40 off the retail price. As a bonus, get either a stylus, a 8 pack of AA batteries or a 16GB USB Stick (reccomended) for free using this link. Limit 1 per customer, deal ends on 12/21.

The new Nexus 7 features a 7″ 1080p HD screen, a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, 2GB of RAM and built-in wireless charging. 9to5Google reviewed it and found it to be a worthy upgrade over its predecessor.

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December 11, 2013

Update: Price bumped to $35, but if you take pair the Student discount (below) with the free $5 wish list promo you can get it for $25 shipped. Amazon Students (sign up here) can get a Google Chromecast for $27.88 shipped by applying the promo code 7CGHXJ2C during checkout. Not eligible for Amazon Student? The Chromecast is on sale for everyone for $32.88.

The Chromcast will wirelessly beam movies, music, web content and more from Android, iOS, Mac and PC devices to any HDTV via a WiFi connection. As of right now the Chromecast supports Google Play, YouTube, Netflix, and just recently added compatibility for Plex, Vevo and several other apps. Rated 4 stars.

Update: Office Depot has the Nexus 7 for $50 off – $179.99 shipped

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Today in gaming, Rovio’s Mario Kart-like racer Angry Birds Go is now available free on iOS, Far Cry 3 is $15 on Xbox 360 and PS3, Amazon is continuing its holiday game sale with up to 51% off select titles across all platforms, and The Lord of the Rings: War in the North game is available for $15 down from $30 today on the Mac App Store. Groupon also has Call of Duty: Ghosts on Xbox One and PS4 for $45 shipped, which is the best current price.

xbox-one-available-amazonUpdate 12/11 1:12pm: Even better, Amazon has the non-bundled Xbox One console with free shipping (ships in 1-2 days) for $499.99. Also available at Best Buy (delivers 12/24).

Best Buy has all of its Xbox One console bundles in-stock with free delivery by 12/24. Deals start at $530 ($30 savings).

Be sure to check out today’s iOS/Android freebies and discounts below:

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MacMall has the Dell UltraSharp 32″ Ultra HD 4k Monitor for a low $3,000 shipped. That’s 14% off the list price of $3,500 and the lowest we’ve seen for it. The UltraSharp features a native resolution of  3840 x 2160. That’s four times the resolution of Full HD and it has a 16:9 Aspect Ratio, 2000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio, 8ms Response Time, HDMI, DisplayPort, and Mini DisplayPort. expand full story


December 10, 2013


Update: Amazon is now offering DmC: Devil May Cry for $15 on Xbox 360 (Reg. $30).

In today’s best game/app deals, Amazon will have some Xbox One and PS4 games passing through its Lightning sales all day today including Battlefield 4, Need for Speed Rivals (starting at 11:10 am EST), FIFA 14 and Madden 25 (starting at 5:10 am EST). Also, Amazon has the Xbox One console in stock for $499.99 with free shipping. Not ready to go next-gen? Head below for a slick price on an Xbox 360 bundle.

PS Plus-Borderlands 2-FREE-TODAYBeyond that, PS Plus members are in for a treat when the PS Store updates today, hit Gearbox title Borderlands 2 will be available for FREE as part of the instant game collection. Members will also find a bunch of great discounts like Tomb Raider for $13.50 (Reg. $30), Dragon’s Crown for $27 (Reg. $30), NHL 14 for $15 (Reg. $30), and a Spelunky cross buy for just $3.75 (Reg. $15). A one year PS Plus membership will run you regular $50, but you can easily find them for around $45 from third party sellers on Amazon.

As its Bonus Deal of the Day, Amazon is offering the Dark Knight Trilogy on Blu-ray for $19.99. It retails for $53 and includes: Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises.

Head below the fold for the rest of today’s iOS/Android freebies and discounts:

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Sennheiser-PX360-Around-Ear-HeadphonesOffice Max is offering the Sennheiser PX360 Around Ear Headphone for only $49.99 shipped. That’s 75% off the list price and the lowest we’ve seen for the headphones. Amazon sells them for $75 and their customers rated them well and left positive reviews. The PX360 features a closed back, over-ear design that isolates ambient noise and a fully adjustable headband. Also, the Earcup rotates to collapse the headphone for compact storage. A 2 year warranty applies.

Audio-Technica-ATH-ANC27-QuietPoint-Active Noise-Canceling-HeadphonesBuyDig has the Audio-Technica (ATH-ANC27) QuietPoint Active Noise-Canceling Headphones for only $44 shipped. That’s $76 off the list price and the lowest we’ve seen them go. Amazon sells them for $69 and their customers rated it well with positive reviews. The headphones feature great sound w/ up to 85% noise reduction, a detachable cable for cordless noise cancellation, cushioned ear pads and a padded adjustable headband. It also includes a durable hard-shell travel case, 1/4″ adapter, and airline adapter. expand full story

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