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Prizmo OCR Scanning for the Mac: $29.99

4:20 PM, Jun. 15th, 2016 · · Link

If you're looking for scanning and OCR software on the cheap for your Mac, The Mac Observer has you covered. Our deal today gets you 59 percent off Prizmo 3 from Creaceed. It's regularly $75, but you can pick it up for only $29.99. Head on over to our daily deals and check it out!

Swift Programming from Scratch: $10

4:56 PM, Jun. 14th, 2016 · · Link

Swift Programming from Scratch

We have an ebook for those wanting to learn Apple's Swift programming language. Called Swift Programming from Scratch, the book contains more than 100 exercises.

Armour Charge Steel iOS Charging Cable: $24.95

5:54 PM, Jun. 13th, 2016 · · Link

Armour Charge Steel iOS Charging Cable

Check out this steel-sheathed bad boy of a Lightning cable. Which is really everything you need to know. It's a Lightning cable sheathed in a 100 percent stainless steel-woven cable. You can get it through us for $24.95.

JimmyCase iPhone Wallet Case: $31.99

5:50 PM, Jun. 10th, 2016 · · Link

JimmyCase

We have an interesting take on an iPhone case for you today called JimmyCase. Firstly, it's a bumper case designed to help protect the sides of your iPhone. It has a mahogany layer on the back, which is also where you'll find an elastic strip that can hold your money, credit cards, or your headphones.  We have a deal on the JimmyCase for $31.99, some 18 percent off the retail price.

iFixit 64 Bit Driver Kit, Including Torx, Pentalobe, More: $34.95

5:12 PM, Jun. 9th, 2016 · · Link

This 64-bit driver kit from iFixit has all the regular screwdriver bits you might need, but it also has multiple Torx and Torx Security bits, Pentalobe bits (like Apple uses), JIS bits, Tri-points, and more. It comes with its own driver, and there's sorting tray built into the lid. I've bought a couple of toolkits from iFixit, and I love them. We have a deal on this one for $34.95.

PowerTime Apple Watch Charging Dock with 3 USB Ports: $39

1:48 PM, Jun. 8th, 2016 · · Link

PowerTime Apple Watch Charging Dock with 3 USB Ports

We have a deal for you today on PowerTime, an Apple Watch charging dock that also has three USB ports for charging your other devices. It's a smart charger, too, meaning it delivers the right amount of current for whatever's plugged into it. You can get PowerTime through our deal for $39, which is 20 percent off list.

High Speed 4-Port USB Universal Car Charger: $19.99

4:41 PM, Jun. 7th, 2016 · · Link

High Speed 4-Port USB Universal Car Charger

We have a very practical deal for you today on high speed, 4-port, universal car charger for your car's AC outlet (or cigarette lighter, as previous generations called it). It has circuitry designed to prevent overcharging, and it comes with four ports so the whole car can get in on the recharging action. You can get this device through our deal for $19.99.

Dragon for Mac Version 5: $89.99 with TMO Coupon

3:27 PM, Jun. 6th, 2016 · · Link

Dragon version 5 on a MacBook

We have a new deal on Dragon version 5 for Mac. This best-in-class voice-to-text software allows you to, "dictate up to 3x faster than typing, but it also allows you to make edits and apply formatting using your voice - all with 99% speech recognition accuracy right out of the box." Through our deal you can get Dragon 5 for Mac for $99.99, a 50 percent discount off list. But we have a coupon code you can use—"DRAG10"—that takes another $10 off for a final price of $89.99.

Apple’s New Batttlefield: Rise of the Artificial Intelligence Agents

12:45 PM, Jun. 6th, 2016 · · Link

The Rise of the AI Agents

Our ability to communicate with computers is constrained by the technical level of the hardware and software. In the early days, we used cryptic UNIX and DOS commands. Then came the graphical user interface (GUI) with mice, windows, and the still obligatory keyboard. We're now entering a new phase in which we can reliably converse with computers that use artificial intelligence (AI). The players are Amazon, Apple and Google.  Game on.

Hand Stylus with Retractable and Replaceable Tip: $14.95

5:31 PM, Jun. 3rd, 2016 · · Link

Hand Stylus with case

We have a deal for you today on Hand Stylus, a stylus for iPad, iPhone, and other touchscreen devices. It features a tip you can retract and replace. That tip is also slim, at 4mm, and the barrel is made of etched aluminum for grip. You can get this device through our deal for $14.95.