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Today in iLounge Deals we’re offering you a Lifetime Subscription to TigerVPN for only $49 — that’s 93% off the regular price. Designed to keep your browsing safe, TigerVPN guarantees that your Internet activity stays anonymous and encrypted from interceptions by hackers, identity thieves, and merely curious data sniffers, and on top of that you can even use your preferred encryption protocol. With 40 nodes in 25 countries around the world, TigerVPN can also provide points of presence in other countries, allowing you to get access to domestic services like Netflix no matter what country you’re visiting.
For Tuesday’s iLounge Deal, you can pick up the Urge Basics 4-Port USB-C Car Charger for only $19.99 — that’s 50% off the regular price. This super-fast four-port USB-C charger lets you road trip with your friends while keeping everybody’s devices powered up and ready to go. A built-in OHC chip protects against short circuits and overloading, and you can charge up quickly and efficiently with QuickCharge 3.0 technology and even a USB-C port to charge your MacBook alongside up to three iPhones or iPads.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can pick up the Swift & iOS Beginner eBook Bundle for only $59.99 — that’s 69% off the regular price. These two ebooks will help you prep for iOS 10 before it hits iPhones this fall, with everything you need to know to learn to code for Apple devices. Swift Apprentice will take you through getting started with playgrounds and help you practice learning core Swift 2 language concepts, and you’ll get a free update to the latest version of the book when Swift 3 comes along. iOS Apprentice will teach you what you need to know about iOS programming, including using Xcode, Interface Builder, and integrating Swift 2, using standard UIKit components, and building four practice apps that include a completely functional to-do list app, a location-aware app for keeping a list of your favorite spots, and more.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering the BLOCKS Smartwatch for only $220 — that’s 21% off the regular price. This innovative smartwatch is highly customizable, allowing you to add new features to your watch or upgrade existing ones to expand the functionality of it without limits. A continually growing library of modules allows you to make your smartwatch uniquely yours, and BLOCKS’ open platform means that developers can actually build modules for their own watches. The core package includes the Core Module (the watch face) with a strap, with additional modules to come that will be available for purchase directly from BLOCKS website. You can easily swap out modules depending on what you’ll need for the day, with modules including battery packs, flashlights, heart rate monitors, environmental monitors, GPS tracks, and more.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering the Magnetic Bluetooth 4.1 Wireless Sport Headphones for only $24.99 — that’s 37% off the regular price. These Bluetooth 4.1 earbuds are magnetized so they’re easily kept together when you’re not using them, and include a storage case so you can easily carry them around while on the go without worrying about damaging them.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can get a three-month Steamcrate Subscription for only $39.99 — that’s 57% off the regular price. Get epic Steam games delivered to your inbox every month for one low price. Steamcrate will send you 10 random games each month that are yours to keep forever, with past games included popular titles such as Mortal Combat X, Bioshock Infinite, Wolfenstein: The New Order, and Batman Arkham Origins. Also, for the term of your subscription you can access full games on Steam with no restrictions or downloadable content, and get exclusive entries into the Uber Crate giveaway each month.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering the Anti-Gravity iPhone 6/6S Case for only $29.99 — that’s 25% off the regular price. This case features an understated, classy design and nano-suction technology so you can stick it to glass, mirrors, whiteboards, metal and more.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up a two-year subscription to HideMyAss! VPN for only $69.99 — that’s 55% off the regular price. Rated one of the top VPNs of 2016 by PC Mag, HideMyAss gives you a high-speed browsing experience while providing access to services in over 190 countries so you can browse like a local practically anywhere. Encrypted connections also protect your browsing history and private data from prying eyes, and you can even use it on Internet-enabled TVs and game consoles.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can pick up a Lifetime All Access Pass to iOS Online Courses for only $69 — that’s 95% off the regular price. iOS Online Courses is a leading provider of top-notch instruction in iOS game and app development, with a continually growing library of tutorials that will let programmers of all levels build and hone their skills. Course selection includes iOS, tvOS, watchOS, GameKit, Swift, Objective-C, and more, and since the library is continually updated, you’ll be ready for iOS 10 and Swift 3 right away.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering the FRESHeCOLOR Bluetooth Portable Speaker for only $59.95 — that’s 76% off the regular price. This funky portable Bluetooth speaker not only provides you with the ability to play your tunes at the beach, campsite, or block party, but cool LED lights on the speaker react to the music as it plays, adding ambiance and making you the life of the party. The attached handle makes it easy to carry the speaker anywhere, and five lighting modes are available to keep the LEDs in sync with the music.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering a one-year subscription to TextExpander for only $19.98 — that’s 60% off the regular price. This powerful and handy app lets you create custom shortcuts on your Mac that will automatically populate with any series of text or images you want, saving you time and effort when typing frequently used snippets. You can use it for everything from HTML formatting, email signature blocks, or canned responses to emails, freeing up time and ensuring that large blocks of text or code are always used consistently. Variables and macros also let you insert the current date and time in any format you prefer, auto-fill forms by storing addresses, emails, and phone numbers, automatically fixing common typos, and even prompting you to fill in multiple fields for blocks of text that require variable content, such as form letters.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering the Acesori A.Buds Bluetooth Aluminum Earbuds for only $29.99 — that’s 57% off the regular price. These earbuds will let you run, life, dance, and more and remain in your ears throughout all sorts of physical activities. They’re explicitly designed for exercise, magnetically connecting to one another and resting safely away from your pumping limbs. Controls on the earbuds let you control volume, answer or refuse calls, and change tracks, and the tough aluminum housing and braided cloth cord provides style and durability.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can pick up the Extra Long MFi-Certified 10-Ft Lightning Cable for only $13.99 — that’s 65% off the regular price. This handy cable gives you the length you need to comfortably couch-surf from your iOS device without having to worry about running out of power or staying in close proximity to your wall outlets.
In today’s iLounge Deal, we’re offering a Lifetime Subscription to VPN Forever for only $29 — that’s 92% off the regular price. This high-speed VPN server lets you protect the privacy of your Internet traffic while also bypassing geographic location blocking to access your favorite online services when away from home. You can browse using a Canadian, U.K., or European IP address from anywhere in the world, switch between VPN servers and locations at any time, and even choose between static and dynamic IP addresses.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can get the TaskPaper for only $12.49 — that’s 50% off the regular price. This highly adaptable plain-text editor is optimized for creating projects and task lists in a free-form style unencumbered by more structured task management apps. Files created by TaskPaper are stored in plain text so they can be edited in any text editing app, and the popular TaskPaper format can be used directly in a score of other iOS apps so you can sync up your files and easily slice through your project and task lists on your iPhone or iPad.
For Wednesday’s iLounge Deal, we’re bringing you a great opportunity to pre-order The Complete iOS 10 Developer Course for only $29 — that’s 98% off the regular price. Order now and get The Complete iOS 10 Developer Course providing over 80 hours of training that will take you through the basics of iOS programming and get you put o speed with the new iOS 10 specific features such as Siri integration. In addition, you’ll get John Bura’s popular iOS 9 course included for free, letting you sharpen your dev skills on the current version before jumping into the new stuff that iOS 10 has to offer.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering the Virtual Reality Box Headset for only $18.99 — that’s 36% off the regular price. This quality iPhone-compatible headset helps you experience a whole new virtual reality world, with high-quality ABS construction and 42mm diameter spherical resin lens materials, super 3D picture rendering, and optical axis sliding controls so you can tailor the image to the best possible experience.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering The World Class Mac Bundle for only $24.99 — that’s 93% off the regular price. This bundle of eight top-selling Mac apps will help you get productive, build cool websites, boost your Mac’s health, and more, with great tools such as Data Rescue 4, Freeway Pro 7, Painter Essentials 5, and more.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can pick up the Amaryllo iCamPRO FHD Home Security Camera for only $219 — that’s 26% off the regular price. This CES-wward winning Robotic security camera helps you keep an eye on your home or office, with three motion sensors and a 360° range of visibility. You can get reports of activity in real-time or store recordings in the Amaryllo cloud to access later, and the camera can recognize faces, remind you of appointments, and even greet friends or yell at intruders.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up a five-year subscription to G Cloud Unlimited Backup for only $29.99 — that’s 93% off the regular price. G Cloud lets you backup all of your iPhone data to secure cloud storage on the go, so it’s ready to be restored in one tap in the event that your iPhone is lost or stolen. In addition to keeping a backup of your data G Cloud lets you view all of your messages, photos, contacts, and more online from your G Cloud account, and an intuitive timeline interface lets you organize your photos and videos.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can get our 2013 Speaker of the Year, the G-BOOM Wireless Bluetooth Boombox for only $79.99 — that’s 20% off the regular price. This powerful Bluetooth speaker can pump out quality, loud sound for up to six hours on a single charge, and it’s built with a rugged casing, a protective rubber base, and an integrated handle, allowing you to take it out on all of your excursions. Two full-range drivers and a tweeter, along with dual rear-firing bass ports and MAXX AUDIO digital sound processing provide powerful sound with optimum bass.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can get the Chatlight Video Chatting Light for only $19 — that’s 36% off the regular price. This versatile LED light fits onto just about any device, and provide illumination so you can carry on video chats after dark. The built-in rechargeable battery gives you up to 90 minutes of light on a single charge, and Chatlight can be fully recharged from a standard wall outlet in just 15 minutes.
For Monday’s iLounge Deal, we’re offering the YoCam Versatile Waterproof Camera for only $179 — 10% off the regular price. This versatile camera is waterproof in up to 20 feet of water, so you can capture every moment, even when you’re out at the beach or braving rapids, but it isn’t just an adventure camera — it’s versatile enough for life and everything it entails. You can use it as the perfect selfie camera with all of the buttons easily within reach, or set it up as a home security camera while you’re away. The companion app also allows you to easily edit and share anything, anywhere, along with providing more cool features such as remote camera control, live preview, video editing, and more.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up the Bone Conduction Bluetooth Headphones for only $69.99 — that’s 30% off the regular price. These new headphones from SainSonic are built with bone conduction technology that uses vibration to transmit audio without blocking your ears, and with wireless Bluetooth support you get incredible sound with the annoyance of wires. The open ear headset design lets you stay in touch with the world around you while still enjoying your music, and you can pair two devices simultaneously to allow you to access music from multiple sources. The water-resistant anodized metal construction also lets you wear these in just about any weather conditions.
It’s time for The Mega MacBook Giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a new 12” MacBook with a 256GB flash drive, 1.1 GHz dual-core Intel Core m3 Skylake CPU, 8GB memory and an Intel HD Graphics 515 graphics card, in their choice of gold, silver, or space grey. Simply visit the link below, enter your e-mail address and click the “Enter Now” button. The giveaway closes on July 29, 2016 at 11:59 PM CDT. Good luck!
For Wednesday’s iLounge Deal, we’re offering Prizmo 3 for only $29.99 — that’s 59% off the regular price. This powerful app lets you scan, edit, and perform Optical Character Recognition (OCR) on any type of document or image. Scan a document using your smartphone, digital camera, or any other image capture device, and Prizmo will analyze it and convert it into a fully editable document. A powerful image editor is also built in the let you enhance pictures, and multipage support lets you add an unlimited number of pages into a document. In-progress documents can be stored in iCloud for access on your other devices, and shared via iCloud, email, Dropbox, Google Drive, and more.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering the Swift Programming from Scratch: Interactive Learning Platform for only $10. This e-book and exercise platform on the main coding language for iOS and macOS is designed for beginners and will help you interactively learn the fundamentals of programming with over 100 exercises, while complementing your learning with custom-made playgrounds to practice as you go and get automated feedback to keep track of your progress.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can get the Armour Charge Steel iOS Charging Cable for only $24.95 — that’s 28% off the regular price. Completely woven from stainless steel, this is a strong, durable and tangle-free charging solution for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod, and it’s tough enough to use in just about any environment or take out on the go with you.
For Friday’s iLounge Deal, you can get a pair of Two-Meter MFi-Certified Lightning Cables for only $12.99 — that’s 77% off the regular price.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up the High Speed 4-Port USB Universal Car Charger for only $19.99 — that’s 59% off the regular price. Providing power for up to four USB-connected devices from a single car accessory outlet, you can handle all of your charging at once, and it will work with any car, RV, or truck, so you can keep your whole family’s iPhones, iPads, and other devices charged up while on the go.
Today’s your last chance to get this great deal on the iFixit 64 Bit Driver Kit, available for only $34.95. If you’re a do-it-yourselfer who is regularly taking apart your gadgets for quick repairs, this is the toolkit for you. You get 64 purpose-driven screwdriver bits that have been curated from thousands of repair guides, giving you the right bit for almost any situation you’ll find yourself in, whether it’s fixing a cell phone, game console, wearable, laptop, or more. A sorting tray integrated into the lid helps you find the right bit, and a 150mm flexible extension lets you reach hidden screws with ease. There’s even a SIM card eject tool included so you can safely remove SIM cards from all major smartphones.
In our iLounge Deal for today you can pick up Dragon 5 for Mac for only $99.99 — that’s 50% off the regular price, and as an added bonus, iLounge readers can get an extra 10% off with the coupon code DRAG10. This latest version of the popular voice command and dictation package helps you boost your productivity by using your voice to do everything from sending emails to creating spreadsheets, and has been improved to provide even move accurate speech recognition. Wide-ranging functionality lets you dictate emails, complete reports and spreadsheets, surf the web, and more, and adaptive tools help to spell words and proper names correctly, with custom word lists for a personalized experience.
Today in iLounge Deals, you can get the PowerTime Apple Watch Charging Dock with 3 USB Ports for only $39 — that’s 20% off the regular price. This new charging centre was designed with the Apple Watch in mind, but it does much more, allowing you to charge your Watch without a wire, along with three more USB-compatible devices, all in the same compact location, so it can become the hub for all of your charging needs. The silicon based surface helps you avoid scratches, and the Apple Watch charging cable is contained within the dock to keep your charging space decluttered.
In Friday’s iLounge Deal, you can get the Equil Digital & Ink Smartpen 2 for only $129.95 — that’s over 30% off the regular price. The Equil allows you to turn your scribbles and sketches into editable digital copies that can be safely stored and shared with the press of a button. You can add text and photos to digitally enhance your notes, save, organize, title, and tag your notes, and share your notes to the cloud and social media services. The Equil allows you to use real ink and any type of paper and has built-in memory to store your notes when not connected to a device. The rechargeable battery provides for up to 8 hours of continuous writing, and the pressure sensitivity encodes your scribbles in full detail. As an added bonus, this deal also includes a $50 coupon that can be used toward the purchase of Equil’s SmartMarker so you can stream and record your whiteboard notes as well.
For today’s iLounge Deal, we’re offering the Nifty MiniDrive for Macbooks for only $33.99 — that’s 15% off the regular price. Allowing you to add up to 200GB of storage to your MacBook without resorting to a bulky external hard drive, the Nifty MiniDrive is a microSD card adapter that seamlessly plugs into your MacBook, sitting flush with the side so you can leave it in all the time. Integration with Time Machine lets you automate backups, or you can just use the additional storage space as if it were an external hard drive. MicroSD card capacities of up to 200GB are supported (microSD card not included), and you can easily swap between different cards for different purposes.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering you a Lifetime Subscription to Hotspot Shield Elite VPN for only $39.99 — that’s 59% off the regular price. This top-rated VPN service lets you hide your IP address, browse the web securely, access geo-restricted content, and more, all without slowing down your browser. One-click connects you to the VPN service where you can browse anonymously and bypass Internet censorship to access geographically blocked content, with 20 virtual locations in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, China, India, and Germany to choose from. AnchorFree’s database of more than 3.5 million malicious sites also lets you know when you’ve landed on a known or suspected malicious or phishing website.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re offering The World Class Mac Bundle for only $29.99 — that’s 92% off the regular price. This bundle of eight top-selling Mac apps will help you get productive, build cool websites, boost your Mac’s health, and more, with great tools such as Data Rescue 4, Freeway Pro 7, Painter Essentials 5, and more.
In today’s iLounge Deal we have a great offer on Scrivener 2, back for two days only, for $22.50 — 50% off the regular price. This award-winning writing app, used by New York Times best-selling authors, takes the pain out of writing a novel in your typical word processor. Combining a wordsmith and project management tool, Scrivener 2 lets you outline your ideas, take notes, view research, and more, all in a single integrated application. You can view and edit different sections of your work in isolation or as a whole, easily storyboard and rearrange your project, and even switch to a scriptwriting mode for automatic formatting and export to a dedicated scriptwriting app. Get started on that novel you’ve been putting off for years with Scrivener 2.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up iShowU Instant for Mac for only $12 — that’s 50% off the regular price. This fast and feature-packed screen recorder will help you record what’s happening on your computer and quickly and easily share it. Whether you’re a teacher preparing a class presentation or a gamer wanting to show off your skills, iShowU has you covered, with the ability to share directly to YouTube, Vimeo, and other OS X services, hide your icons and other desktop clutter with a single click, and choose between a quick basic interface or a more powerful advanced mode. You can also view the camera as a classic picture-in-picture view, full screen, or completely hide it, set frame rates as low as 1 fps to create time lapses, and watermark your recordings with text or images.
For Thursday’s iLounge Deal, you can get the iOS Coding Mastery Bundle for only $39 — that’s 83% off the regular price. Over 104 hours of top-rated iOS development training will help you break into the booming iOS programming game, with seven courses from Bitfountain covering iOS 9 development, design, core data, layouts, Swift, and submitting to the App Store.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering Civilization: Beyond Earth – The Collection for only $29.99 — that’s 50% off the regular price. Get the full Civilization: Beyond Earth experience with the full version of the original game, the Exoplanets Map Pack, and the new Rising Tide Expansion all in one bundle. The latest entry in Sid Meier’s award-winning strategy series eschews Civilization’s traditional historical settings, taking you out to the stars to colonize and attempt to thrive on a new alien planet, where you must work with — or against — rival human factions and decide what path you’ll take within the new ecosystem. With the Rising Tide expansion, you’ll be able to take it even further, exploring the oceans, interacting with new factions with unique attitudes and capabilities, and undertaking a more advanced form of diplomacy with your allies and rivals.
In today’s iLounge Deal, you can pick up a three-year subscription to CyberGhost VPN Premium for only $39.99 — that’s 80% off the regular price. This ISO-certified VPN service lets you browse the Internet safety and anonymously, whether it’s from your home, a coffee shop, or airport Wi-Fi, encrypting your data in transit so it’s safe from prying eyes. You can also unblock geo-restricted content with exit points all over the world, block annoying ads, and avoid malware and dangerous websites with CyberGhost’s filtering services. Automatically forced HTTPS secured connections let you browse more securely wherever possible, and you can use CyberGhost with individually configured direct-to-system connection with full support of native OpenVPN, IPSec, L2TP and PPTP protocols.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up the ZeroLemon 64GB iMemStick for only $79.99 — that’s 60% off the regular price. This MFi-certified portable storage device lets you easily transfer files between your various devices without needing to resort to wireless connections, providing an additional 64GB of storage to keep your movies, videos, and music files. You can play audio and video files directly from the iMemStick or backup your data using the companion app, and clear plastic covers protect your plugs so you can easily toss it in your pocket or bag without worrying about damaging it.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up a Lifetime Subscription to Celo VPN for only $29 — that’s 91% off the regular price. Designed to keep all of your online activity completely secure, Celo VPN includes all of the essential components of a VPN, providing high-speed connectivity, worldwide servers, data encryption, and the ability to bypass location-based restrictions. The lifetime subscription includes support for connecting on up to five devices simultaneously, with two-factor authentication for extra security.
In Thursday’s iLounge Deal, you can Create Your Own Spring Mac Bundle and pick up 10 top-rated apps for only $21.99 — working out to a savings of up to 95% off the price of buying the apps individually. Apps like Swift Publisher and Paperless help you create more effective digital documents, or you can master your photography with apps like Tonality CK and PhotoStitcher or use apps like TidyUp and MacBooster 3 to clean up your computer. Choose any 10 apps from a collection of 34 premium apps from a variety of different categories to build your own custom bundle, and pay a single low price for the entire set.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering a one year subscription to KeepSolid Disposable Phone Lines for only $99 — that’s 75% off the regular price. Designed to provide true anonymity and privacy over the phone, KeepSolid gives you three fully encrypted phone lines with no contracts required. This subscription will give you up to three private U.S. or Canadian phone numbers with unlimited SMS and unlimited calling, using a VoIP-based app fro iPhone and Android that encrypts these calls over the Internet so you won’t need to worry about anybody listening in or getting your number. Dedicated one-time call numbers help you eliminate telemarketing calls, and local numbers can help you save money on long distance calls when travelling.
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can pick up the Acesori 5 Piece Smartphone Camera Lens Kit for only $9.99 — that’s 80% off the regular price. This multifunctional 3-in-1 lens kit expands the capabilities of your iPhone’s camera, giving you the ability to take great photos and video using fish eye, wide angle, and macro lenses. A magnetic ring design allows the lenses to easily attach and detach from your iPhone, and the kit includes metal lanyards and lens covers to keep the lenses protected and portable. The lenses are also built from durable aluminium and high-quality, anti-scratch glass with reduced glare and reflection to greatly enhance your photos.
In our iLounge Deal for today, we’re offering the TarDisk 64GB MacBook Drive Expansion for only $99.99 — that’s 32% off the regular price. This simple add-on lets you permanently increase your MacBook Air’s storage space by adding a secondary drive into your SD card slot. TarDisk supports UHS-1 SDXC transfer speeds and 4k flash memory controllers for data allocation, and the unibody aluminum enclosure means it fits invisible into your SD card slot.
Today in iLounge Deals, we’re finishing off the week with a great deal on the iFixit 64 Bit Driver Kit — only $34.95. If you’re a do-it-yourselfer who is regularly taking apart your gadgets for quick repairs, this is the toolkit for you. You get 64 purpose-driven screwdriver bits that have been curated from thousands of repair guides, giving you the right bit for almost any situation you’ll find yourself in, whether it’s fixing a cell phone, game console, wearable, laptop, or more. A sorting tray integrated into the lid helps you find the right bit, and a 150mm flexible extension lets you reach hidden screws with ease. There’s even a SIM card eject tool included so you can safely remove SIM cards from all major smartphones.
Today in iLounge Deals you can pick up the DrinkMate Breathalyzer for only $31.99 — 20% off the regular price. This handy little device lets you check your blood alcohol content (BAC) on the go, and it’s ultra-portable at less than two inches long so you can slip it into your pocket or hook it onto your key ring. It’s powered by your iPhone’s lightning port so that you don’t need to worry about batteries, and can measure BACto an accuracy of plus or minute 0.01% at a BAC of 0.02%. The companion app also allows you to quickly connect with your friends to help you make smart decisions.