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Daily Deals for July 9, 2014, featuring MEGA Discounts on iPhone Photography Accessories


It's time to save some of that hard-earned cash with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive TUAW Deals, a handy list from Dealnews and our own handpicked iOS and OS X selections. All prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly. TUAW is not responsible for third-party deals and cannot guarantee availability or quality of any particular product at a specific price.

TUAW's Daily Deals

Take Better Photos & Video With The KICK [On sale for $149, down from $179]

The KICK is a revolutionary new way of lighting your photos and videos – and making sure you get perfect exposure every time.

It's only about the size of your smartphone, but comes packed with a rechargeable panel of 40 completely adjustable RGB LEDs. At 400 Lumens (twice as bright as most Police flashlights) it's powerful, but it's also intelligent – once you pair it with the free KICK app (iOS and Android).

Save up to 16% on the KICK at TUAW's Deals.


The iStabilizer Dolly: Easily Take Studio Quality Smartphone Video [On sale for $38.99, down from $65]

We all hate those bumpy and fidgety shots where you just want a smooth pan to sum up your surroundings. With the iStabilizer Dolly, you can now create captivating cinematic videos and panning shots using your smartphone.

Panning and tracking shots used to be reserved for professionals with big budgets for expensive equipment. But now, with most camera devices capable of shooting HD video, the iStabilizer Dolly allows you to take smooth tracking shots on any flat surface, giving your video a look and feel that's fit for the big screen.

Save up to 40% on the iStabilizer Dolly at TUAW's Deals.

Fisheye Lens

Fisheye Universal Lens Kit: Get A New Perspective With Macro & Wide-Angle Lenses [On sale for $23.99, down from $69]

Enhance your stock camera with this three piece lens set and take pictures so good you'll amaze even yourself. Broaden your artistic range with professional-level extreme close-ups and wide-angle shots that capture more of your environment.

With an adapter designed for iPhone 4/4S/5/5S and another for all other smartphone cameras, you can capture images close-up, far away, and with the classic 180-degree "fisheye" look. Easily switch between lenses with magnetic "snap-on, snap-off" functionality, and store the others in your pocket till you need them.

Save up to 65% on the Fisheye Universal Lens Kit at TUAW's Deals.

Dealnews Deals

  • StackSocial: [Mac Software] Name Your Own Price 10-App Blockbuster Mac Bundle for $12
  • Other World Computing: [Apple Computers] Used Macs at OWC from $249 + free shipping
  • Best Buy: [MacBook] Apple MacBook Laptops at Best Buy: Up to $130 off + extra $100 off for students
  • Target: [iPads] iPad Air or iPad Mini w/ Retina Display at Target w/ $100 gift card + free shipping
  • NeweggFlash: [Digital Camcorders] VidVision 720p HD Sunglasses Digital Camcorder for $40 + free shipping
  • Fry's: [Reference & Learning Software] Berlitz Language Software for PC or Mac for $0 after rebate + free shipping
  • Verizon Broadband: [Computer Services] Verizon FiOS 50/25 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month
  • Target: [Office Chairs] X ROCKER Office Sound Chair 2.0 with Bluetooth Audio for $99 + free shipping
  • Dell Small Business: [Printers & Scanners] MakerBot Replicator 5th Generation 3D Printer for $2,609 + free shipping
  • Fry's: [Power Management] Belkin WeMo Switch for iOS, Android for $40 + pickup at Fry's, more
  • iTech Deals: [iPhone Cases] Griffin Case for iPhone 5/5S for $5 + free shipping
  • Fry's: [USB Hard Drives] HGST 1TB Touro Mobile USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for $49 + pickup at Fry's

iOS Software Discounts

  • Blockado Mountain [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] BLOCKADO - Mountain: The quest to become a puzzle mastermind continues!

  • Tengami [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Tengami is an atmospheric adventure game set inside a Japanese pop-up book

  • Monument Valley [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] In Monument Valley you will manipulate impossible architecture and guide a silent princess through a stunningly beautiful world.

  • Out There [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] You are an astronaut awaking from cryonics not in the solar system, but... out there... in a far and unknown place of the galaxy.

  • har•mo•ny 2 [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] Relax your mind with over two full hours of mesmerizing ambient music by Hammock - including rare and unreleased tracks!

  • Star Rover – Stargazing and Night Sky Watching [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Star Rover is the fantastic planetarium for your iPhone and iPod touch. Just hold up your iPhone and Star Rover will tell you exactly what you are pointing at.

  • Infinity Blade [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $5. 99] From Epic Games' award-winning studio, ChAIR Entertainment, comes Infinity Blade, a new sword fighting action game developed exclusively for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.

  • Infinity Blade II [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $6.99] The award-winning Infinity Blade story continues!

  • Infinity Blade III [iOS Universal; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] Created by ChAIR Entertainment, the original iOS blockbuster returns with adrenaline-fueled sword-fighting action, gorgeous visuals, and a thrilling story of love, betrayal, and redemption.

  • PDF Reader Pro Edition for iPad [iPad; On sale for $2.99, down from $9.99] PDF Reader Pro Edition for iPad is the most powerful app to read, manage and annotate PDF files and it works beautifully on iOS 7.

  • Drafts for iPad [iPad; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] Drafts, where text starts on iOS. Quickly capture text and send it almost anywhere! The most flexible note taking app on iOS is ready for iOS 7!

  • Blek [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] Blek can't be described with words, watch the trailer: (Developer Website).

  • Threes! [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Threes is tiny puzzle that grows on you.

  • Cut the Rope: Experiments [iPhone; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] Experiment to feed Om Nom candy! Cut the rope like never before. Everything you love and new gameplay! 200 levels and more to come!

  • Cut the Rope: Experiments HD [iPad; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Experiment to feed Om Nom candy! Cut the rope like never before. Everything you love and new gameplay! 200 levels and more to come!

  • Discovr Movies - discover new movies [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $3.99] There are so many movies in the world today. How do you find a new movie to watch? Discovr Movies makes it easy to find a new movie that you'll like.

  • ReplayCam - Slow Motion Replay Video Camera [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Add amazing slow motion replays to videos with ReplayCam! Tap and hold replay button during recording and last the 3 seconds of video will be replayed in slow motion.

  • Oldify 2 - Face Your Old Age [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Take a photo of yourself (or friends!) and Oldify 2 makes you old.

  • [iPad; Now free, down from $0.99] gives you extremely accurate time for any time zone.

  • Possible Road [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Possible Road is a game with no objective. Just roll, tap either side of the screen to move, and rack up points by doing absolutely nothing. Or intentionally lose by falling off, it's your call pal.

  • Discovr People - discover new people on Twitter [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $3.99] There are so many people on Twitter. How do you find the best people to follow? Discovr People makes it easy to discover new people by seeing who is talking to who, on Twitter.

  • Discovr Apps - discover new apps [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $3.99] Discovr Apps makes it easy to discover new apps for your iPhone & iPad.

  • Intervals - Your smart and personal workout companion [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Intervals manages all your workouts in an easy and a powerful way, letting you focus on what really matters - The workout itself!

  • Thoughts 2 [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Thoughts is the best note-taking application on iOS.

  • Screens VNC [iOS Universal; On sale for $9.99, down from $19.99] Screens is a beautiful, yet powerful Screen Sharing and VNC client that lets you connect back to your Mac, Windows or Linux PC from the comfort of your living room, the corner coffee shop or anywhere in the world.

  • Day One (Journal / Diary) [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99] Record life as you live it. From once-in-a-lifetime events to everyday moments, Day One's elegant interface makes journaling your life a simple pleasure. Apple's App of the Week.

OS X Software Discounts

  • Spec Ops: The Line [OS X; On sale for $14.99, down from $29.99] Spec Ops: The Line is an action-packed Third-Person Shooter that delivers heart pounding close combat through a squad-based gameplay mechanic.

  • Discovr Music - discover new music [OS X; Now free, down from $3.99] We built Discovr Music to make it easy to find and explore new music. Enter an artist you like and you'll discover artists you love.

  • Two Dollar Tuesday [OS X; Category: Various; $1.99] Two Dollar Tuesday is offering three OS X apps for $1.99 each. Titles include Disk Diet, Fuel for Keynote and Appshelf 2.

  • Mail Detective [OS X; Now free, down from $2.99] Mail Detective helps you decide if that email you got in your inbox is valid or scam by trying to trace the geographic origin of an email.

  • Smart Zipper Pro [OS X; Now free, down from $9.99] Smart Zipper Pro, a professional archiving app, can easily create, extract and preview major archive files like ZIP, RAR, 7z and more.

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