March 27, 2015

March 26, 2015

It’s high times when it comes to smart watches. With the Apple Watch looming for launch in the next month, the race for your wrist is mid-stride. One former Apple designer is taking next month’s release head-on, putting a focus on creating something that is meant to last longer than this year’s product cycle. expand full story

Apple frequently updates its Refurbished Online Store as new models become available and others sell out. Right now there are an abundance of iMac with Retina 5K display models available at deep discounts (up to $660 off). Since its release last fall we’ve seen a couple deals for retail models, but most of those were for the entry level machine.

If you’re looking for a faster processor, more RAM, or bigger hard drive, these current refurbished deals are going to be the ones you want to get in on: expand full story

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DeNA, the developer Nintendo has hand picked to bring its legendary cast of characters to life on mobile, has just recently released FINAL FANTASY Record Keeper in North America. Previously only available in Japan where it has already amassed 5 million downloads, FF Record Keeper weaves an all new story by allowing players to relive the most epic moments from the series’ long history.

The game is now available for download on iOS and Android. Head below for more details and some gameplay footage: expand full story

Apple has hand picked Tangent to be the Free App of the Week. The title normally goes for $1.99, but is now available for free on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With a rating of 4.5/5 stars from 428 reviewers, this is the first time we have seen it go free in over a year.

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Xbox Live subscribers get an added bonus to membership each month as a select number of games are made free for download. For April, Microsoft is giving away two games for Xbox One and four games for Xbox 360. This added perk for Xbox Live subscribers makes the extra expense all the more worthwhile.

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DBROTH via Amazon is offering the Maverick ET-733 Long Range Wireless Thermometer for $69.99, but using code 5EUBTJ62 during checkout your total drops to $49.99 shipped. That’s as much as $30 under the original listing, $20 under the average selling price and the best listing we can find.

It allows you to “monitor internal temperature of meat from 300 feet away” and features a backlit display, 2 hybrid probes, notifications, and various preset cooking temperatures. It is the best selling grill thermometer on Amazon and has received a 4/5 star rating from over 360 Amazon customers.

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Woot via Amazon is offering up to 60% off dimmable and non-dimmable LED light bulb packs. Starting at $22.99, all of the available packs are matching or beating the best prices we can find.

Head below for the rest of today’s best deals including Pyrex measuring cups, discounted luggage at Amazon and more: expand full story

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Amazon has revamped its Cloud Drive offerings to include two new unlimited plans. You can now choose between unlimited photo storage for $11.99 per year or unlimited everything storage for $59.99 per year. Those who choose to go with the photo plan will also be allotted an additional 5GB of unrestricted storage. That means you can store as many photos as you’d like on Amazon’s cloud plus 5GB of videos, documents, and other piece of your digital life.

For comparison sake, here are the most popular plans Amazon previously offered: 5GB for free, 20GB for $10 per year, and 50GB for $25 per year. There’s no longer a completely free tier, but Amazon is offering a free 3-month trial of either service.

amazon-prime-photo-unlimitedIf you’re a frequent Amazon shopper and are considering the Unlimited Photos plan, then you’d probably be better off signing up for Prime ($99 per year). It includes free unlimited photo storage along with a host of other benefits like free 2-day shipping and Prime Instant Video.

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BuyDig offers the WD Elements 750GB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive (model WDBUZG7500ABK-NESN) for $59.95. Add it to your cart and the price will automatically drop to $39.95 with free shipping, which is $40 below list and $20 below its street price. With most Macs sporting a 500GB or less SSD, you could use this drive to backup your entire system and still have space leftover. WD Elements hard drives are held in high regard by thousands of Amazon reviewers.

With this big hard drive costing just $40, there’s no reason you shouldn’t have a backup of your Mac. Looking for even more data protection? This UPS is at its best price ever. expand full story

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Initially launching back in September of 2013, Activision’s Call of Duty: Strike Team for iOS has hit its lowest price ever today on the App Store. Regularly listed at $7, you can grab the first/third person hybrid shooter for just $1.99 today. The Apple Editor’s Choice game has a 4 star rating from 7,079 reviewers.

Android gamers will also find the title on sale over at Google Play for $1.99 as well. Head below for more detials: expand full story

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March 25, 2015

You can add a breathalyzer to your iPhone and it’ll report your BAC level, estimate when you’ll sober up, and even call a cab for you. But where’s the fun in that? The iDrink iPhone case is capable of similar feats, but its connected iOS driving game is where things get wild … expand full story

When we first introduced you to Kano, it was coming off a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign and preparing to ship its first round of DIY Raspberry Pi systems for kids. Today, they’ve made an announcement that brings the Kano OS to more users than ever before. expand full story

Update 3/26 2PM: Best Buy now has the Sol Republic Tracks On-Ear Headphones in Black for a low $49.99 shipped. That’s $50 off and the lowest we can find.

Motorola is once again offering the Sol Republic Tracks Air Bluetooth Headphones for only $74.95 shipped. That’s $125 off the list price, $54 better than Amazon and the best offer we’ve seen.

You can choose from four different colors and the headphones feature “Super-Power Wireless” that lets you control Tracks Air from up to 150 feet away and a battery that can last 15 hours. Amazon customers gave them 4.5/5 star reviews.

Klipsch Image X10 Noise-Isolating Earphones-sale-01Buy via eBay Daily Deals has the Klipsch Image X10 Noise-Isolating Earphones for $79.99 shipped. That’s well over $100 under the original listing, $35 better than Amazon and the best price we can find.

They feature a lightweight armature design with technology that “eliminates ear fatigue and discomfort.” They come with a faux-leather carrying case, compact pouch, a 1/4-inch adaptor, airline adaptor, 5 ear gels sets and an ear gel cleaning tool. The X10s have received a 4.1/5 star rating from nearly 900 Amazon customers.

Also, Newegg has the JBL J88 Premium Over-Ear Headphones (Black) for only $24.95 shipped. That’s 81% off the list price and the lowest we’ve seen. They feature an 8Hz to 24kHz frequency response, gold-plated 3.5mm connector, 50mm drivers, and detachable cable.

You’ll find more headphones deals in today’s Daily Deals.

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