Get a big-screen experience with the SainSonic Mini LED Portable Projector - only $59.99

We’d all love a 75-inch TV screen on which to view our favorite shows. But not all of us can drop the cash needed to get one of those broadcasting beauties (or even have the space needed to house them).

Thankfully, there's an alternative. With the SainSonic Mini LED Portable Projector (only $59.99 in the Boing Boing Store), you can project a picture measuring up to 100 inches, virtually anywhere and without taking up valuable space.

Just plug the SainSonic into any computer, game console or small TV, then point it at a clear wall to enjoy a big-screen experience at an affordable price. The SainSonic hooks up via HDMI, USB or SD card ports, meaning you’ll always have a way to connect. Read the rest

Become a Java guru with the Ultimate Java Bundle - only $69

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If you want to add some real firepower to your programming repertoire, learn Java--one of the most adaptable, widely-used programming platforms around. You can easily do that with this Ultimate Java bundle, now just $69 in the Boing Boing Store.

Across 14 lectures and 117 hours of content, the educators at online academy eduCBA will walk you through all facets of Java. You'll start by learning basic web development concepts, and work you way towards advanced technologies such as jQuery and JCreator.

Once you’ve mastered Java, it’ll not only be a handy skill for growing your own website and app-based projects, but a marketable talent that’ll help you get any recruiter's attention. Jump on this deal now to lock in that over 90% discount before the offer ends. Read the rest

Become a social media master with this course and certification -- at over 90% off

Every company wants to harness the power of social media, but few understand how to make that happen. Be one of those select few with this Social Media Marketing Course & Certification package, now just $29 in the Boing Boing Store.

Over 12 modules of course material, you’ll learn what it takes to increase a brand’s social reach, attract more attention and increase sales. You’ll understand how to craft social campaigns on virtually any platform, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more.

With that knowledge, you’ll be more than ready to ace the Silicon Valley Digital Marketing Institute’s certification exam and begin a new, lucrative career posting, tweeting and uploading.

This comprehensive package retails for almost $4,000, so pick it up at the low price of $29 right now, before the offer runs out. Read the rest

Create killer apps with the Android Development Bundle - now over 90% off

If you've got a killer app idea, but don’t have the technical expertise to pull it off, get a crash course in all things app development with the Comprehensive Android Development Bundle, now over 90% off in the Boing Boing Store. 

Across 83 hours of training, you’ll learn to develop for the world's most popular mobile OS, mastering everything from Android SDK to Java with the following courses:

Complete Android Programming with KitKat 4.4Projects in AndroidThe Ultimate Android Marshmallow TutorialAdvanced Android App Development - From Padawan to JediMastering Android Programming

You'll end up building 10 different Android apps, get tips on utilizing Android OS Marshmallow, and more. By the time you’re done, there won’t be an Android project you can’t tackle...and at over 90% off, now’s your chance to lock down this training before time expires. Read the rest

Be an app development pro with the Bitfountain iOS coding bundle--now only $39

Jared Sinclair developed the RSS reader app Unread, which made $10,000 in its first 24 hours on the iOS market. And we’ve all heard the story of Flappy Bird developer Dong Nguyen, whose creation was reportedly earning $50,000 a day at the height of its 2013 explosion.

While those are rare examples, they’re also testament to the earning potential of apps that capture public imagination.

You could be one of those app development superstars with some luck and the right training, like this Bitfountain iOS Coding Mastery course bundle, now just $39 in the Boing Boing Store.

With the package of seven courses, you’ll undergo more than 100 hours of intensive iOS app training, not only learning Apple's new programming language Swift 2.0, but building several functioning iOS apps as you go.

The coursework includes:

The Bitfountain Immersive iOS 9 Development CourseThe Bitfountain Immersive iOS Design CourseThe Bitfountain Core Data Immersive Course Advanced iOS from Bitfountain: Create a WhatsApp CloneThe Bitfountain Auto Layout Immersive CourseThe Bitfountain Guide to Submitting to the Apple StoreThe Bitfountain iOS 8 with Swift Immersive

Get this bundle now at more than 80% off its regular price before the deal expires. Read the rest

Become a certified ethical hacker with premium training--now only $69

If you or your company’s IT system are besieged by black hat cyber attacks, an ethical hacker might be all that stands between crippling damage and a company’s long-term prosperity. It’s no wonder that the market for IT security specialists is exploding.

Certification is the key - so learn the tenets of ethical hacking and get ready to get certified in the practice with this Ethical Hacker Professional Certification Package, now just $69 (over 95% off) - in the Boing Boing Store.

In over 60 hours of instruction, you’ll get advanced training in all things security, including deep-dives into handling passwords, spyware and keyloggers...and that’s just for starters.

Through this coursework, you’ll also learn how to handle digital evidence, review data without disturbing any signs of outside intrusion, and how to implement an information risk assessment process that’ll not only protect your vital data, but block other possible exploitable areas of your system in the future.

Once you’re done training, you’ll be ready to get certified in five disciplines: Certified Ethical Hacker, Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator, Certified Information Security Manager, Certified Information Systems Auditor or Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

This type of rigorous security training would normally cost almost $1,500, so picking it up for less than $70 is a giant win, so grab this deal now at its wildly reduced rate. Read the rest

Enter to win the Ultimate Herschel Travel Bundle!

Your laptop and mobile devices are top of the line...so why are you trotting out that raggedy decades-old suitcase when you go somewhere?  Time to up your travel game with a complete 5-piece Herschel Travel Luggage bundle...and we’ll even give it to you for free!

Of course, you’ve got to win the Ultimate Herschel Travel Bundle Giveaway first, which will land you this cool travel ensemble that’ll not only help keep you squared away through the airport, but offer several on-site toting options once you reach your destination.  

In addition to your standard Trade-style upright suitcase, our lucky winner will also soon be sporting a Little America Backpack with a built-in laptop pocket, a Novel Travel Duffle bag, a Chapter Travel Kit for toiletries and other road essentials and a cool Anchor Sleeve that fits a MacBookPro 15" so your technology stays extra protected.

From major vacation packing options to small day-trip excursions, you’re covered for any travel eventuality. Read the rest

Get unlimited access to over 3,000 tech training courses--now only $65

WordPress, JavaScript, Drupal, Joomla, SEO, HTML, CSS, PHP…if you’re looking to jump on to the web development career track, you’ve got a lot of learning to do. And those programs, platforms and disciplines and just a small portion of all the web technologies out there that play a factor in creating premium online sites and apps.

A successful web developer has a diverse skill set, so build one now with a lifetime subscription to OSTraining’s collection of Developer courses, now $65 (over 90% off retail) in the Boing Boing Store.

You’ll get the keys to the full OSTraining library, including more than 3,000 video classes that’ll introduce you to the web concepts you need to know and the technical expertise you need to bring your vision to life.

First, get familiar with the planet’s most popular CMS platforms, including Drupal, Joomla and the 800-pound gorilla of CMS environments, WordPress.

Next, you’ll be introduced to templates, extensions and other high-powered features to make good ideas into functioning websites. During your instruction, you’ll build real estate sites, recipe directories, review sites, job board sites and more.

Backed by a stable of the most trusted web development instructors from around the world, your OSTraining will help open doors with organizations like Apple and George Washington University who already respect OSTraining’s rigorous methods

Become the web developer you always wanted to be (and start earning like one) with OSTraining for only $65, or over 90% off MSRP for this lifetime subscription offer. Read the rest

Last chance to snag the award-winning Scrivener 2 writing app

Writing is usually a solitary pursuit, but that doesn't mean you can't benefit from some aids. Here's your last chance to get the ultra-popular writing productivity aid Scrivener 2 at a big discount, as well as a comprehensive “ninja level” Scrivener training course to supplement your writing efforts.

Scrivener 2

MSRP: Windows - $40, Mac - $45 | Today: Windows - $20, Mac - $22.50 (50% off)

Time to try the next generation of word processing with Scrivener 2, now as low as $20 in the Boing Boing Store.

Scrivener offers project management tools that Word never dreamed of, letting you storyboard your thoughts, gather notes, track revisions, and more -- all while you’re writing. Focus on one section or the whole document...Scrivener 2 lets you dictate the workflow that works best for you.

At over 50% off for either Mac or Windows, elevate your writing projects with Scrivener 2 at this last chance price.

Learn Scrivener Fast - Ninja Level Course

MSRP: $297 | Today: $89 (70% off)

While Scrivener 2 is very user-intuitive, a little extra training never hurt either. And this Learn Scrivener Fast - Ninja Level course ($89) is a lot of training, everything you’ll need to max out Scrivener 2’s potential.

You’ll receive tools, templates outlines and 100 videos, all focused on expanding your Scrivener skills. Whether it’s understanding Scrivener navigation, using Project Notes or cutting down on distractions with the Multiple Composition Mode, this top-to-bottom course will help you truly understand the scope of Scrivener’s power. Read the rest

Trick out your smartphone with 3 essential phone accessories--up to 80% off

We all rely on our smartphones for pretty much everything these days. So pick up some essential accessories that’ll have your phone turning out high-quality digital images, checking whether you’re good to drive after a night out, or just maxing out your data storage options.

Acesori 5 Piece Smartphone Camera Lens Kit

Regular Price: $50

The DEAL: $9.99 (80% off)

With this 3-in-1 Acesori lens assemblage, you’ll take your typical iOS or Android phone photos or video up to DSLR class. Just attach the sturdy aluminum lens to your phone magnetically and you’ll have fish eye, wide angle and macro lens capabilities that’ll push your pics to the next level.  At 80% off, it’s worth the buy just to see what this kit can do for your picture-taking game.

DrinkMate Breathalyzer

Regular Price: $40

The DEAL: $31.99 (20% off)

Avoid facing a cop’s breathalyzer...carry one of your own with the DrinkMate Breathalyzer, available for use with both Android and iOS phones.  At less than two inches long, the DrinkMate fits comfortably in a pocket or a purse, powers up via your phone’s USB or Lightning port, and with one blow, can measure your Blood Alcohol Content to within +/- 0.01% accuracy. It’s a vital tool that could keep you out of jail...so pick it up now before the deal expires.

iKlips DUO Flash Storage Solution 64GB (Gray)

Regular Price: $109

The DEAL: $87 (20% off)

It’s a portable hard drive for your phone...so just back-up your data to this compact flash drive and keep downloading and shooting videos with impunity. Read the rest

Become a product manager with this complete course bundle

Contrary to popular belief, product managers aren’t just the employees who somehow get things done. Product managers receive special training to garner their particular skill sets, allowing their employers to trust that they can create great products to move their business forward.

And did we mention that trained product management professionals make loads more than their non-certified colleagues?  Jump on board this growing industry now with this Complete Product Management training bundle, now just $44.99 in the Boing Boing Store.

In all, you’ll receive access to seven courses designed to run you through product management essentials:

Skillsets to Shift Your Career to Product ManagementThe Complete Product Management CourseMaster the Product Manager Interview - The Complete GuideThe Non-Technical Person's Guide to Building Products & AppsBecome a Product Manager | Learn the Skills & Get the JobProduct Management: Product Market StrategyBuyer Personas for Your B2B Business

From ideation to production, from product launch through its early performance phases, you’ll understand the entire process of managing projects and fulfilling the needs of stakeholders.

Once you’re through the more than 60 hours of top-flight training, you can start increasingly your job prospects - and hopefully, your tax bracket.  For a package worth $220, grabbing this bundle now at 79% off is a no-brainer. Read the rest

Dive into DIY programming with the Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit

The Raspberry Pi has always been one of the cooler DIY computing pieces out there.  This credit card-sized micro-computer is a hit for tech-savvy tinkerers to explore programming as an interest--even a career.

Now, the folks at the Raspberry Pi Foundation are upping the ante with the new Raspberry Pi 3, which you can get now along with a bundle of associated coursework for only $119.99 in the Boing Boing Store.

While the Pi 3 is still the same size as the Pi 2 (about 3 inches by 2 inches), the retooled model has a lot of improvements under the hood--including a 50% boost in processing speed, plus built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth capabilities.

That connectivity upgrade frees up one of the Pi’s four USB ports for other peripherals, so now you can plug in that monitor, mouse and keyboard and still have room for more.

In addition to the Pi 3, you’ll also get seven courses to help you make the most of your device:

Quick Starter Kit for Raspberry Pi 3 Model BWireless Penetration Testing with Kali Linux & Raspberry PiCluster Pi: Build a Raspberry Pi Beowulf ClusterRaspberry Pi Essentials & ExtrasPiBot: Build Your Own Raspberry Pi Powered RobotRaspberry Pi: Full StackRaspberry Pi & The Internet of Things

Fans of the Pi 2 don’t need to worry -- almost all the Pi 2 accessories work perfectly with the Pi 3.  Take advantage of the chance to upgrade and get the Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit, now at 55% off MSRP. Read the rest

Get a secure phone number with Hushed Private Phone Line -- only $25

There are plenty of good reasons to get a second phone line. Maybe you need one for business calls that keep blowing up your personal phone. Or you’re doing Craigslist sales, and don’t want your number floating around the Web.

Whatever your reason, second phone lines don't usually come cheap. So, get all your phone needs covered with a subscription to Hushed Private Phone Line--only $25, or 82% off MSRP in the Boing Boing Store.

With Hushed, you get a dedicated second number, along with a North America 365 Service Plan--good for 3,000 SMS or 500 phone minutes per year. With no monthly fees, you can make calls or send texts from a completely private number.

Further protect your anonymity by choosing from hundreds of different area codes across the U.S. and Canada. You can even save on your service charges by using Wi-Fi or data to communicate via Hushed.

Manage your second line right from the Hushed app, including call forwarding, customized voicemail and more.

Hushed Private Phone Line protects your privacy on either Android or iOS phones, so jump on the 82% discount before the offer expires. Read the rest

Repair any device like a pro with the iFixit 64 Bit Driver Kit -- only $34.95

“Use the right tool for the right job.” Someone in your life has undoubtedly dropped this line on you at one point, and while it's tempting to blow off - it’s also correct. Using the wrong tool can often cause more problems than you started with.

Case in point - if you’re trying to fix a smartphone or tablet, you’ve likely encountered the nightmare of special, sometimes proprietary screw assemblies that make small electronics repair difficult.  The solution: the iFixit 64-Bit Screwdriver Kit, now only $34.95 (30% off MSRP).

The iFixit is crafted to help you with repairs on devices like cell phones, wearables, laptops, and more. You'll not only access standard-issue screwdriver bits like Phillips and flathead sizes, but also tips for trickier fasteners like Torx, Pentalobe, and even Tri-point screws.

In addition to the bits, iFixit even throws in a handy 150mm flexible extension, good for getting to those hard-to-reach hidden screws.  Also included is an eject tool to help you dislodge a SIM card from your phone without shredding your device.

At 30% off MSRP for a limited time, the iFixit 64-Bit Screwdriver will ensure you're always ready for that next repair job. Read the rest

The Newegg $1,000 Gift Card Giveaway

If you like tech (and if you’re reading a post here on Boing Boing, that’s a pretty safe bet), then you already know of - and likely love - Newegg. They’re one of the elite computer retailers on the planet, and a guaranteed place to get trapped in a gee-whiz vortex as you spin through literally millions of ultra-cool items.

Now, you can have ‘em...well, a lot of ‘em at least, if you win this Newegg $1,000 Gift Card Giveaway drawing.

If you’re the lucky winner, you’ll get $1,000 shopping spree to either upgrade your current rig or maybe even just start over from scratch.  A $1,000 boost can put together a pretty sick set-up, from top-flight monitors, CPUs and memory cards to peripherals like networking gateways, operating systems and pretty much everything in-between.

Or you can burn it all buying over 200 mousepads.  Look, we’re not advocating that, but hey, it’s your money...spend it how you want.

Just sign up via Facebook or email and then be that lucky person who gets their name randomly selected.

You can even earn yourself an extra shot at the big prize if a friend of yours (whose 21 or older, of course) also enters the Sweepstakes by following the Additional Entry instructions on the screen.

Enter now: registration ends June 14.  Good luck! Read the rest

Get your vape on with the FEZ Vaporizer - now just $99

The vaping phenomenon has exploded over the past decade. Whether it’s smokers transitioning to a less harmful pastime, or connoisseurs of exotic tastes and textures, the market for vaping enthusiasts continues to grow.  

For buyers looking to straddle the gulf between cheap disposable e-cigarettes and ultra-expensive vaporizers in the $300 to $400 price range, FEZ has hit the sweet spot.  Meet the FEZ Vaporizer, a high quality dry herb pen with an affordable price tag -- now just $99 (28% off) in the Boing Boing Store.

From vaping novices to expert users, the FEZ combines a simple, easy-to-use design with a variety of features and settings to help serious vapers customize their experience. The FEZ charges up via USB, warms up in less than a minute and sports three different temperature settings to modulate your vaping depending on the dry herb or flower you’re burning.

The FEZ’s impressive battery will carry you through practically any session, offering up to 2,000 puffs off a single charge.  It also comes with a easy cleaning kit to keep your pen in tip-top condition.

At around 3.5 inches long and about an inch wide, the FEZ is a perfect portable alternative to bigger, clunkier models, all while putting out a smooth vapor flow to allow for maximum enjoyment while even eliminating any toxic compounds.

At 28% off its already low MSRP, grab the FEZ vaporizer now before this deal expires.

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Pay What You Want for the Learn Microsoft Office 2016 Training Bundle

Microsoft Office remains the world's most powerful and widely used productivity suite. Right now, you can earn an expert’s understanding of Office with the complete A to Z Microsoft Office 2016 Training Bundle - and you can get it by paying whatever price you want.

By paying any price at all, you’ll automatically receive two of the bundle’s popular courses, Basic Microsoft Access 2016 Training and Learn Microsoft OneNote 2016.  You’ll learn Access, a database management tool that helps keep all of a website’s information streamlined and ordered; and OneNote, a notebook organizing wizard that will keep all of your thoughts and ideas consolidated and easy to use.

The real value kicks in when you pay anything over the average price other shoppers spent, unlocking an additional eight courses to round out your Microsoft Office knowledge.  Along with your Access 2016 and OneNote 2016 training, you’ll also get tutorials covering:

Microsoft Excel 2016 Basic CourseAdvanced Microsoft Excel 2016Basic Microsoft Word 2016Advanced Microsoft Word 2016Learn Microsoft Outlook 2016 CourseBasic Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2016Advanced Microsoft Access 2016

Get ‘em all and you’ll have all the tools you need to unleash Microsoft Office to its fullest potential.  Get it at any price you want to pay right now. Read the rest

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