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Pay What You Want for the JavaScript Development Bundle

6:59 PM, Nov. 18th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

Projects in AngularJS

We have a bundle of tutorials for you called the JavaScript Development Bundle, and you can pay what you want for it. Pay anything—even a penny—and you'll get two of those tutorials, Learn NoSQL Database Design From Scratch & With CouchDB and Projects in AngularJS - Learn by Building 10 Projects. Beat the average price paid, which is just $10.89 as of this writing, and you'll get a total of ten tutorials. Make the Top 10 at any point, and you'll get five entries in the MonoRover R2 'Hoverboard' Giveaway, plus 10 percent of the profits go to Project HOPE. Check out the deal listing for more information.

Anonymous Declares War on ISIS, First Salvo is Suspended Twitter Accounts

5:30 PM, Nov. 17th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · News

Anonymous Declares War on ISIS

The activist hacker group known as Anonymous has declared cyber war on ISIS, and the group's first action was to identify more than 900 Twitter accounts that were then suspended. The move comes in the wake of a series of terrorist attacks in France on Friday, with Anonymous bragging that its members are better hackers than OpISIS, the hacking arm of the terrorist organization.

KeySmart 2.0 Extended Version: $15.99

4:08 PM, Nov. 17th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

KeySmart 2.0 Extended Version

Keysmart 2.0, has proven popular with our readers. Today we have a deal on another model called Keysmart 2.0 Extended Version. This device keeps your keys organized and tidy in your pocket, allowing you to unfold the one you need like a Swiss Army Knife. The Extended Version holds 10 keys, and you can get it through our deal for $15.99. And because we're always looking out for you, I'll point out that it would make a great stocking stuffer. For an added bonus, you can get an extra 10% off with the coupon code EARLY10 as part of our march to Black Friday.

Don’t Trade Your Privacy for Nothing

8:03 PM, Nov. 16th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · Analysis


We all feel it, the siren call of increased security so we can prevent another horrific terror attack. In France, in Britain, throughout Europe, in the U.S., in every country opposed to extremist Islamists, we feel that call. But we must resist the urge to throw privacy out the window in the name of fighting terrorism because we will get nothing in return.

iOS and Xcode Developer Training Lifetime Subscription: $79

5:53 PM, Nov. 16th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

iOS and Xcode Developer Training

We have a deal for you today that will help you learn and keep learning as time marches on. It's a lifetime subscription to more than 800 lectures and tutorial videos covering iOS, Swift, Objective-C, and Xcode development, with more being added all the time. These courses include building apps, sample code, and many other aspects of the developer process. You can get this lifetime prescription for just $79 through our deal. Check out the deal listing for more information.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Reiterates that ‘Apple Is Open’

8:01 PM, Nov. 13th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · News

Apple CEO Tim Cook

"Apple is open." It was a standalone sentence in a long email from Apple CEO Tim Cook to his employees in the wake of a racial profiling incident at an Apple Store in Australia. That email reiterated a philosophy Mr. Cook has stated many times, that Apple is a company open to everyone, "regardless of race or religion, gender or sexual orientation, age, disability, income, language or point of view."

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Bryan Chaffin noted in yesterday's coverage that Silicon Valley as a whole skews left of center compared to much of the rest of the U.S., but Tim Cook is emerging as a champion of equality and inclusion.

1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger Bundle: $27.98

6:58 PM, Nov. 13th, 2015 · Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger Bundle

We have a deal for you today for your car. Or more specifically for your iPhone in your car.  It's a bundle on the 1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger. The Car Mount has suction cup for mounting to your car, with a magnetic base to hold your device. The charger plugs into your car's cigarette lighter, as it used to be called, and it has four ports to make everyone in the car happy. It auto-detects the current needed by each device, too. With our deal, you can get both for $27.98.