Expand your MacBook’s connections, learn coding, and more [Weekend Roundup]

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This week saw a lot of great deals on gear and gadgets. In this post, we’ll be rounding up some of the very best. From a sleek hub that instantly expands your MacBook’s USB-C connection, to a bundle of comprehensive coding lessons and way beyond, we’ve got something for everyone’s needs and budget. Read on for more details:

 

March 23, 2018 3:59 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Radix ‘.tech’ Domain: 1-Yr Subscription – 94% off

Domains are a great way to set your website apart. We’re all bored of the .com, .net, .edu, and .govs. But if your site deals with technology, think about getting a .tech domain extension. Plenty of big companies are on board already, from Microsoft (rewards.tech), to The Consumer Electronics Show (ces.tech), and The Next Web (tnw.tech). So whether you’re a startup or a tech blog or something else, this is a great opportunity to add the .tech angle to your web presence.

Buy now: Get a year of the Radix ‘.tech’ domain for $2.99. That’s a whopping 94 percent discount.

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March 23, 2018 3:49 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Zendure A8 26,800mAh QC3.0 Portable Battery Bank – 29% off

This is a massive 26,800mAh battery that can easily charge your phone 7 to 9 times without a reboot. But it’s also one of the fastest charging power banks around, with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 Technology. Even better, it keeps up to 95% of its charge after six months sans use, with ZEN+ technology that automatically detects your device and tunes to the ideal output to suit it. Additionally, a charge-through function allows you to charge external battery while charging other devices.

Buy now: Get a Zendure A8 26,800mAh QC3.0 Portable Battery Bank for $89.95. That’s a 29 percent discount.

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March 23, 2018 3:43 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Live Home 3D Pro for Mac – 64% off

When thinking about redesigning or renovating your home, it’s hard to be sure what the results will look like. Live Home 3D Pro makes it easy to build realistic simulations of any home plans. Everything from a simple shed or living room to a full sized skyscraper can be whipped up and explored in real time or as 3D tours. You can also do simple 2D floor plans with intuitive, point-and-click drafting tools, and add custom materials with reflective surfaces, special lighting sources and lots more.

Buy now: Get Live Home 3D Pro for Mac for $24.99. That’s 64 percent off the usual price.

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March 18, 2018 10:41 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Atech Micro Bluetooth Receiver – 60% off

Want the convenience of Bluetooth audio but not interested in buying a whole new set of headphones? This pocket-sized, super-light Bluetooth receiver instantly turns any set of wired headphones wireless. Just plug in and sync, and you get high-definition wireless audio. The receiver can be secured anywhere with a built-in shirt clip, with full volume and track controls built-in. Additionally, it recharges easily through an included 3.5mm port.

Buy now: Get an Atech Micro Bluetooth Receiver for $19.99. That’s a 60 percent discount.

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March 18, 2018 10:37 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Atech USB-C Magnetic Breakaway Charging Cable – 37% off

Magnetic breakaway cables are a great way to keep from accidentally tripping on or tipping over your precious devices. But as USB-C charging becomes the norm, clumsiness is starting to get costly again. So this magnetic cable, compatible with any USB-C device, is worth putting between the wall and your computer. It safely detaches when it catches too much force. And it’s even rated for faster charging than standard cables, so it’s an upgrade in more than one way.

Buy now: Buy now:Get an Atech USB-C Magnetic Breakaway Charging Cable for $24.99. That’s 37 percent off the normal price.

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March 11, 2018 10:45 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

1MORE Quad Driver In-Ear Headphones – 25% off

If you though THX Certification was reserved for movie theaters, think again. Tuned by Grammy-winning engineer Luca Bignardi, these earbuds offer incredible sound and noise-isolating features. Fancy features like a kevlar cord and carbon dynamic driver and 3 balanced armatures make for long life and a far bigger, richer sound than you’d expect from such a compact set of earbuds. And as you’d expect, they include controls for control volume, track changing, and a built in mic for taking and making calls.

Buy now: Buy now:Get a set of 1MORE Quad Driver In-Ear Headphones for $149.99. That’s 25 percent below the usual price.

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March 11, 2018 10:38 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Wanle Gamers Console For iPhone – 57% off

Reclaim the feeling of the good old Gameboy days and protect your iPhone all at once. This slim iPhone case includes its own screen, buttons, and 10 classic games like Tetris, Tank, Formula One Racing, Snake, and more. The raised buttons create a familiar tactile feel, built into a hard plastic shell that keeps to your phone’s thin profile. So if you long for the good old days but enjoy the modern convenience of your smartphone, this is for you.

Buy now: Buy now:Get a Wanle Gamers Console For iPhone for $33.99. That’s 57 percent off the usual price.

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March 10, 2018 8:25 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

NetSpot Pro: Lifetime License – 80% off

With NetSpot, you’ll never have to face Wi-Fi dead zones again. That’s because it lets you visualize and troubleshoot connection problems anywhere in your home or office. The easy to use mapping feature reveals dead zones and optimal hotspot placement, with a powerful troubleshooting tool for spotting and fixing connection problems. Additionally, you can check that radio channels are assigned properly, organize access points, run speed tests, and lots more.

Buy now: Buy now: Get a lifetime license to NetSpot Zero for $39. That’s a full 80 percent off the usual price.

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March 10, 2018 8:23 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

FurniQi Bamboo Wireless Charging Side Table – 24% off

Considering how much of a fixture personal devices have become in our homes, it makes sense that the furniture would become tech-enabled. The FurniQi Bamboo table is, first, a lovely night stand or living room table made with sustainable wood. But it’s also a wireless charging platform for any Qi-compatible phone. So you can use it to add a touch of flair to your home or office, along with an extra dash of high tech convenience. It even comes with a standard USB cable that matches the look of the table.

Buy now: Buy now: Get a FurniQi Bamboo Wireless Charging Side Table for $149.99. That’s a 24 percent discount.

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March 4, 2018 8:06 am PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Streamza Torrenting: Lifetime License and Monthly Data Allowance – 91% off

Torrenting is one of the easiest ways to find our favorite content. It’s also one of the riskiest. Streamza makes torrenting a lot safer and easier, allowing users to build an instantly accessible library. With this deal, you can download up to 200GB per month quickly and simply, hiding your IP address in the process so your identity stays secure. Additionally, a unique points system allows you to stream torrents in your browser, saving space and time.

Buy now: Buy now: Get a lifetime of Streamza Torrenting and Monthly Data Allowance for $39.99. That’s a whopping 91 percent off the usual price.

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March 1, 2018 1:17 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Aeon Timeline 2 for Mac and Windows – 60% off

Distractions are everywhere, and it can be hard to stay on task or keep track of the moving parts in a project. So you’ll want to get a tool like Aeon Timeline 2 to help stay organized. Designed as a multi-layered timeline with tools for managing and dividing up tasks efficiently, it’s designed to help creative writers, project managers, legal practitioners, and others stay on top of projects big or small.

Buy now: Buy now: Get Aeon Timeline 2 for Mac and Windows for $19.99. That’s a full 60 percent off the usual price.

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March 1, 2018 12:57 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Absolute Python Bundle – Name your price

If you want to add a marketable skill to your resume, it’s hard to find a better one than coding. This bundle of five courses offers a great primer or brush up on the essentials of coding in Python, one of the most widely used languages in existence, from a comprehensive boot camp to more than 70 hands-on exercises, a course in machine learning and more. Additionally, the whole thing can be yours for whatever you want to pay.

Buy now: Pay what you want for the Absolute Python Bundle. That’s a $559 value.

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March 1, 2018 12:54 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

HyperDrive USB Type-C 5-in-1 Hub – 20% off

The new MacBooks are powerful machines, but with a single USB-C port they’re pretty weak on connections. This 5-in-1 hub instantly expands that lonely port into a variety of familiar formats. So you can connect an SDXC, microSDXC, a pair of USB 3.0, and yes, a USB-C device, all into the same sleek, durable bar. You can even charge your MacBook straight through the hub.

Buy now: Get a HyperDrive USB Type-C 5-in-1 Hub for $39.95. That’s 20 percent off the usual price.

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March 1, 2018 12:47 pm PDT Cult of Mac Deals

Apple MFi-Certified iPhone Charging Cable: 2-Pack – 24% off

Those Lightning cables we rely on to charge and sync our iPhone sure are easy to lose, and damage. So it’s always a great idea to have a backup or two. That’s what you’ll get with this pair of MFi-Certified Lightning cables, which have the added benefit of being stretchy, ideal for keeping your car or desktop uncluttered.

Buy now: Get a pair of Apple MFi-Certified iPhone Charging Cables for $24.99. That’s a 24 percent discount.

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