Google discounts Pixel Slate by $200, Core m3 now $599 & Celeron still out of stock

Compared to the Pixelbook, the Pixel Slate announced last October has not fared as well in terms of performance and lacks critical acclaim. Software updates continue to address the former issue, while the Google Store is now discounting the Chrome OS tablet family by $200 across the board.

Bose QuietComfort 35 SII Wireless Headphones sport ANC, more for $257 (Reg. $349)

Altatac via Rakuten offers the Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Headphones in both colors for $257.12 shipped when promo code SAVE15 is applied during checkout. Note: you must be logged into your account to apply this code. As a comparison, we typically see these headphones hold steady at $349 via Amazon and other retailers. Today’s deal is slightly less than our previous mention and the best price we can find. Features include three levels of noise-cancellation, up to 20-hours of battery life and more. A dedicated button delivers access to various voice assistants from Google and Apple. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

Amazon offers Apple’s official 2-meter USB-C Charging Cable for $13.99 Prime shipped. As a comparison, it sells for $19 direct from Apple and has never been offered for less at Amazon. While there are plenty of other USB-C cables on the market, it’s rare to see Apple’s official accessories go on sale. This model offers 2-meters or over 6-feet of total length with support for both charging and data transfer.

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UE BOOM 3 is the perfect summer Bluetooth speaker at $120 (Reg. $150)

Amazon offers the Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker for $119.99 shipped. Also at Best Buy. That’s a 20% savings off the regular going rate and a match of the Amazon all-time low price. The UE BOOM 3 delivers everything you want in a summer Bluetooth speaker. Notable features include a 360-degree design, up to 15 hours of battery life, and the ability to pair multiple speakers together. The new Magic Button lets you “play, pause, skip and control any streaming music directly on the Bluetooth speaker with one touch of a button.” We loved it in our hands-on review, and Amazon customers largely agree with a 4.5/5 star rating to date.

Eve Energy Strip takes surge protection to the next level w/ HomeKit, now $90

Amazon offers the Eve Energy Strip with HomeKit compatibility for $89.91 shipped. That’s down from the regular $100 going rate and right at our previous mention earlier this year, marking the best price we’ve seen in 2019. With HomeKit control, this isn’t your usual power strip. Thanks to Siri-enabled functionality, you’ll be able to individual control each outlet with your voice or via the Eve app. It also offers “advanced overcurrent, overvoltage, and surge protection.” Eve products are well-rated overall and we’ve loved other products from its HomeKit-friendly lineup.

Dive into mixed reality with $120 off Samsung’s Hmd Odyssey+ Headset at $300 shipped

Amazon offers the Samsung Hmd Odyssey+ Windows Mixed Reality Headset with Two Wireless Controllers for $299.99 shipped. Also available at B&H and Microsoft. Normally selling for $420, that’s good for a 29% discount and matches the Amazon all-time low. Samsung’s Hmd Odyssey headset allows you to immerse yourself in mixed reality experiences by pairing with a PC. It features built-in AKG headphones with 360-degree spatial sound, a high-resolution AMOLED display and two motion controllers. Plus, it improves on the previous generation version with Anti-Screen Door Effect technology and 1,233 ppi screens. Rated 3.9/5 stars from 170 customers. 

Save up to 80% on New York Time best-selling Kindle eBooks from $2 at Amazon

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is taking up to 80% off a selection of its New York Times best-selling Kindle eBooks from under $2. A majority of these books would normally fetch you around $10 or so, with many returning to match previous all-time lows or hitting new ones. Today’s deal is a fantastic way to load up your Kindle library with new reads to enjoy all summer long. Given that these are best-selling titles, reviews are pretty stellar across the board. Most of the eBooks carry 4+ star ratings from thousands of readers.

Take 30% off TEMPUR‐Cloud Prima Memory Foam Mattress in today’s Gold Box, more from $11

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is taking up to 30% off select TEMPUR‐Cloud Prima Memory Foam Mattresses starting at $1,014.30 shipped. There are a variety of sizes in the sale today, but one that caught our eye is the Queen-sized version for $1,399.30. That’s over $622 off the going rate and a new Amazon all-time low. These mattresses features ten inches of medium-soft memory foam. SmartClimate System helps you stay comfortable during the night and draws moisture away from your body. Note: shipping is delayed three days, though you can still lock in the discounted price now. Rated 4.2/5 stars. Head below for more.

Trusted seller Beach Camera via Rakuten offers the Google Home Max Assistant Speaker in Chalk or Charcoal for $254.15 shipped when code SAVE15 has been applied at checkout. You’ll also need to be signed into a free Rakuten account. Normally selling for $399, it just dropped to $299 at most major retailer like Google, Best Buy and Walmart. Today’s offer takes an extra 15% off, beats our previous mention by $45 and is one of the best we’ve seen to date. Google’s Hi-Fi Assistant Speaker offers access to everything you already love about the voice assistant, but with much higher-quality audio than the Home Mini. We think it’s “an absolutely fantastic speaker,” but if you don’t want to take our word for it, over 160 customers have left a 4.6/5 star rating.

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Ready yourself for camping trips with 25% off Pelican coolers, tumblers and more from $15

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is taking 25% off a selection of Pelican coolers, tumblers and much more starting at $15. Prime members will lock in free shipping, which is also available on orders over $25. One standout for us is on the Pelican Elite 20 Quart Cooler at $112.49. That’s over $37 off the going rate, the best price we’ve tracked in 2019 and within $8 of the Amazon low. This hardshell cooler features room for up to 15 cans and sports a 360 degree freezer-grade gasket paired with three-inch locking latches. That is said to deliver extreme ice retention and keep your beverages cold  all-day long. Shop the rest of the sale right here or head below for some extra top picks.

Command Wemo’s $20 Mini Smart Plug with Siri, Alexa or Assistant at its best price this year

Amazon is currently offering the Wemo Mini HomeKit Smart Plug for $19.99 with free shipping for Prime members or in orders over $25. That’s good for a 20% discount from the usual $25 price tag, matches the best price we’ve tracked in 2019 and comes within $1.50 of the all-time low. Having been retroactively given HomeKit support, the Wemo Mini Smart Plug works with all three of the leading voice assistants, as well as your smartphone. Its miniature design means it only takes up a single outlet. Rated 4+ stars from over 70% of customers and we previously nominated it as our favorite all-around smart plug. More details below.

Have WEN’s 2000-Watt Portable Generator accompany you to tailgates, more: $345 (20% off)

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon offers the WEN 56200i Super Quiet 2000-Watt Portable Inverter Generator for $344.98 shipped. Normally selling for $431 at retailers like Home Depot, that saves you 20% and drops the price to a new Amazon all-time low. This portable generator can dish out 2,000W of power and is campgrounds, construction sites, and tailgates, or even dealing with power outages. It features three 120V AC outlets alongside a 12V DC receptacle and one 5V USB port. Rated 4.5/5 stars from over 560 customers.


ExpressVPN is currently taking 35% off monthly plans as part of its Memorial Day sale. That brings a yearly subscription down to $8.32 per month, which is a savings of over $4 off the regular going rate. ExpressVPN offers a 30-day money back guarantee as well if you’re on the fence about trying this service. I started using Express late last year and couldn’t be happier with the service. It’s known as one of the best out there, specifically for its ample number of servers. Not only does it help keep your online activity safer but browsing through different server locations help you bypass geographically-locked content. Learn more here.

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Save over 60% on LG’s high-end 5.1.2-Ch. Dolby Atmos sound system: $495 (Reg. up to $1,300)

BuyDig via Google Express is offering LG’s SL10YG Dolby Atmos 5.1.2-Channel Sound System for $494.99 shipped when you use the on-page coupon and code URZEPT at checkout. For comparison, its list price is $1,300, though Best Buy has it on sale for $1,100 right now. Packing LG’s ThinQ AI smart software, this system is a must-have for high-end home theaters. Plus, with Dolby Atmos, you’ll be more immersed than ever before. Ratings are positive here, but still rolling in. LG’s other high-end soundbars are well-received by consumers.

Gerber’s Flatiron Folding Cleaver Pocket Knife drops to a new low of $23 (Save 35%)

Amazon is offering the Gerber Flatiron Folding Cleaver Pocket Knife for $22.75 shipped. That’s around $12 off the typical rate there and beats the previous Amazon low by about $2. This bold-looking pocket knife makes for an excellent outdoor companion. A machined aluminum handle yields a refined look and a built-in pocket clip makes it easy to secure and helps curb potential loss. Rated 4+ stars from 65% of reviewers.

In this week’s Best of 9to5Toys: Best Buy’s massive Memorial Day sale kicks off, save on Philips Hue smart lighting, get Apple’s latest 2019 MacBook Pro at up to $400 off with our exclusive discounts, more…

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Microsoft Surface Headphones auto play/pause like AirPods, return to low of $249 (Save $100)

Amazon is offering the Microsoft Surface Headphones for $249 shipped. Matched at BuyDig. Available at Microsoft for $1 more. That’s $100 off the going rate found at retailers like B&H and is a match for the lowest price we have tracked. Microsoft’s first attempt at over-ear headphones is actually quite impressive. Not only do they have ANC, they also sport sensors that detect when they’re taken off. This allows them to auto play/pause media, similar to AirPods. Other notable features include Cortana integration, 15-hour battery life, fast-charging, and more. On-ear dials allow you to quickly and easily adjust ANC levels. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 65% of reviewers. Swing by our review to learn more.

Tote a Switch in this Nintendo-approved Deluxe Travel Case for $32 shipped (Reg. $40)

Amazon is offering the Nintendo Switch Deluxe Travel Case for $32.26 shipped. That’s about $8 off the typical rate there and is the second best price we’ve tracked this year. This officially-licensed Nintendo case is made of ballistic nylon that looks great while also providing a hard exterior that resists damage from bumps, drops, and more. It sports room eight games, two microSD cards, and of course a Switch with attached Joy-Cons. It even comes with an additional case for storing power and HDMI cables. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

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