Get a pair of great Mac apps for the holidays


12min Micro Book Library
Save big on a huge library of condensed books, and a powerful tool for mapping and optimizing WiFi coverage.
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It’s clear that the holidays are going to be a little bit different this year. So why not do gifts a little differently, too? We’ve rounded up a pair of great Mac apps that offer quick reads and optimized WiFi, like digital stocking stuffers for your friends, family, or just for yourself.

12min Micro Book Library: Lifetime Premium Subscription – 85% off

12min gives offers hundreds of micro books in text and audio formats. Every month, you get 30 new titles that you can read in just 12 minutes. The extensive library contains tons of hit titles, like The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Blink, The Power of Now, and lots more. You can suggest new breakdowns, too, so the books you want to know but don’t have time to read are added to the library, in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Buy now: Get a lifetime of 12min Micro Book Library for $59. That’s a full 85% off the usual price.

NetSpot Home Wi-Fi Analyzer: Lifetime Upgrades – 41% off

NetSpot lets you visualize, optimize, and troubleshoot your wireless networks, so you get the best connection at all times. No more dead zones. A handy mapping feature makes it easy to view dead zones and optimize hotspot placement, while the troubleshooting tool identifies connectivity issues. For power users, you can run speed tests, view access points simultaneously, group them by SSID, channel, vendor, security, and create custom groups.

Buy now: Get NetSpot Home Wi-Fi Analyzer with Lifetime Upgrades for $39.99. That’s 41% off the usual price.


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