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These Black Friday deals on Apple gear are still going strong [Updated]


Best Black Friday deals on MacBooks, AirPods, and iPads
These are the best Black Friday Apple deals you need to check out.
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Black Friday 2022 is now one for the record books, but you can still take advantage of hefty discounts on Apple products.

So, if you have been looking to buy a Mac, iPad, Apple Watch, AirPods or other Apple products for a while, take advantage of the best Black Friday deals on Apple gear right now. Just bear in mind that these deals can be slippery as an eel. If you see one you like, jump on it ASAP, because there’s no guarantee it will last.

Black Friday: Get up to 50% off iPad stands, Apple Watch bands and more


The Slope comes in two sizes. The big one is half price.
The Slope comes in two sizes. The big one is half price.
Photo: Wiplabs

“Black Friday” (November 25) and the days before and after it have become one of the best times of the whole year to get great deals on pretty much anything. And true to form, pretty much everything in the Cult of Mac Store is on sale.

Some of the latest deals are 25% off Nyloon Apple Watch bands and an amazing 50% off select Wiplabs accessories, like iPad stands.

The Black Friday sale in the Cult of Mac Store goes through end of the day Monday, November 28. See some highlights below.

Apple’s Black Friday Shopping Event is now live


Apple's Black Friday 2022 shopping event is live.
Save big on Apple hardware this Black Friday.
Screenshot: Apple

Apple’s Black Friday deals are now live in the US and Canada. The company is bundling gift cards of up to $250 on the purchase of select products.

The four-day shopping event runs through Cyber Monday, i.e., November 28. You can place your order through Apple’s online or retail store to get the gift card.

Black Friday blowout: Get up to 85% off secure pCloud storage


Secure pCloud storage for 85% off? Sign us up.
Secure pCloud storage for 85% off? Sign us up.
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These days, the average person takes up a lot of digital space. In addition to hefty software programs, people practically burst their hard drives at their seams with scads of photos, videos and documents.

So cloud storage is increasingly critical, and right now you can get an amazing Black Friday deal on highly secure and easy-to-use pCloud storage — up to 85% off normal pricing. And both new and current customers can get the deal.

Apple plans to splash out gift cards during Black Friday shopping event


Apple is running a special shopping event for Black Friday.
Apple is running a special shopping event for Black Friday
Screenshot: Apple

Apple will bundle gift cards of up to $250 with the purchase of certain products during its special shopping event for Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

The deals on eligible Macs, iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches and AirPods will stay live for four days, starting on Friday, November 25.

Give the gift of knowledge with these heavily discounted e-learning bundles


Learn something cool during Black Friday with these bundles.
For $23 or less, you can learn crucial skills that will last a lifetime.
Photo: Cult of Mac Deals

School may let out for the holidays, but that doesn’t mean the learning is done! You — and the people you love — can use that downtime to learn something as fun as it is useful. This Black Friday weekend, Cult of Mac’s e-learning sale offers mind-expanding educational bundles for every student, young or old.

Check out these deals on everything from game design to NFTs and cryptocurrencies! Some of these bundles retail for thousands of dollars. But you can get any of these e-learning bundles for less than $23 with code BFSAVE70 as our Black Friday Sale continues.

Next year’s iMac Pro sounds like a screamer! [The CultCast]


An iMac Pro with 2x the processing power of the M1 Max? Is Apple crazy?!?
An iMac Pro with 2x the processing power of the M1 Max? Is Apple crazy?!?
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This week on Cult of Mac’s podcast: If you thought the M1 Max MacBook Pros were powerhouses, wait till you hear about the iMac Pro that might be coming down the pike. Apple reportedly wants to double up the world-beating chip to amp up the performance even more. Prepare to be amazed!

Also on The CultCast:

  • Black Friday deals on Apple gear and The Cult of Mac, 2nd Edition coffee table book.
  • AirPods are not for late-night snacking!
  • And new products we love in “Under Review.”

Listen to this week’s episode of The CultCast in the Podcasts app or your favorite podcast app. (Be sure to subscribe and leave us a review if you like it!) Or watch the video livestream, embedded below.

Pre-Black Friday deals for the Apple lover in your life


Check out these Pre-Black Friday deals for Apple fanatics.
You can't go wrong with these accessories for iPhone, Apple Watch, AirPods and other Apple gear.
Photo: Cult of Mac Deals

Apple people are the hardest — and the easiest — to shop for. On one hand, you know they’d love a new Apple device or accessory. On the other, there are a lot of great Apple accessories to choose from.

To help you decide what to get the Apple fanatic in your life (even if it’s you), we gathered up some of the best deals you’re going to see anywhere during our Pre-Black Friday Sale. And if you use code SAVE15NOV, you can get anything below for an extra 15% off.

10 early Black Friday deals on drones of all shapes and sizes


Check out these deals on drones during the Pre-Black Friday Sale.
Enjoy low prices (and high altitudes) with these drone deals during our Pre-Black Friday Sale.
Photo: Cult of Mac Deals

We’re finally at a point where you don’t have to pay out the nose to get a drone that actually works well. Now, you can carry a powerful quadcopter with an HD camera in your backpack like it’s a water bottle.

If you’re wondering what the world looks like from above, then it’s time to check out any one of these awesome drones. Bonus: They’re all on sale for an extra 15% off during our Pre-Black Friday Sale if you use code SAVE15NOV.