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Clocky Alarm Clock

Notoriously an anti-morning person? Not to worry, an alarm clock that won’t take snooze for an answer has arrived. Clocky ($34.99) not only pollutes the air with obnoxious snooze-resistant noise, but runs and jumps away from you in the process. Finally make that morning workout, be the first in the office or start the line at your local coffee cart—Clocky will make sure you rise and shine as planned.

  • Runs away beeping on carpet or wood
  • Jumps up to 3-feet high
  • Projects a loud R2D2-like robotic sound
  • Includes options to snooze once or disable snooze
  • Allows you to turn off wheels & use like a conventional alarm clock
  • Contains a flashing backlight indicator as it runs
  • Packs an impressive battery life for up to a year of use without replacing batteries

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Deal: Solé Bicycles

Solé Single-Speed Bike ($279)

Solé brings the style you want, and the performance you need, to bicycles you can afford. Crafted by Solé Bicycle Company in Venice Beach, California, these high-quality bikes come in a range of bold colors and cool designs, and are perfect for cruising the beach, the city, or your local bike path. Choose from their collection of 5+ fixed-gear bikes at this limited-time discount, and you’ll be hitting the road in no time at all.

“Simplify your ride with a bike that looks as good as it functions. Solé bikes has become a quick favorite of casual cyclists and celebrities, and it’s easy to see why.” GQ

  • Convert between single-speed & fixed gear w/ flip-flop hub
  • Move only as you peddle w/ fixed gear mode, no unwanted coasting
  • Enter single-speed mode to coast down hills or across smoothly paved roads, braking when required
  • Easily lift as needed thanks to its lightweight 26 lb frame
  • Get biking right off the bat, very little assembly required

Solé Bicycles City Cruiser ($399)

Solé brings the style you want, and the performance you need, to bicycles you can afford. Crafted by Solé Bicycle Company in Venice Beach, California, these high-quality bikes come in a range of bold colors and cool designs, and are perfect for cruising the beach, the city, or your local bike path. Choose from their collection of 3 city cruiser bikes at this limited-time discount, for the ultimate in speed, function, and comfort.

  • Ride at high speeds in extreme comfort
  • Utilize the coaster brake to stop w/ a quick backward pedal
  • Easily lift as needed thanks to its lightweight 26 lb frame
  • Cruise smoothly w/ Solé’s “Ride’em Cowboy” springer saddle
  • Enjoy Solé’s signature “Cork Gripmaster” grips
  • Get biking right off the bat, very little assembly required

The Choose Your Own Android Phablet Giveaway

Have you ever wanted to take your flat screen TV off the wall and stick it in your pocket? If so, this giveaway is for you.

No, we’re not giving away a foldable pocket TV, but we are giving away the next best thing – a top of the line Android ‘Phablet.’

“Hey, what on earth is a phablet

Great question! A phablet is a Phone/Tablet hybrid, and for those that don’t mind a little extra bulk, they are awesome.

There are too many good phablets on the market for us to choose just one, so we’re going to let you choose.

One lucky winner will get their choice from the following list of killer handhelds:

  1. Google Nexus 6
  2. LG G4
  3. Samsung Galaxy Note 4
  4. OnePlus Two
  5. LG G Flex 2

Don’t waste any more time…

ENTER. SHARE. WIN.

Stay Safe with This Ultra Portable Breathalyzer That Works with Your Phone

The BACtrack Vio Smartphone Breathalyzer ($42.99) is the smallest and simplest way to turn nearly any smartphone into a high-performance alcohol screening device. Simply open the flip-up mouthpiece, blow for 5 seconds and voila, you have an ultra-accurate BAC reading right on your smartphone.


  • Slip the compact BACtrack Vio into your pocket or use as keychain
  • Bluetooth connectivity to wirelessly sync with the free BACtrack app
  • ZeroLine® Technology gets an accurate read on when your BAC will return to 0.00%
  • Sanitary flip-up mouthpiece keeps germs and impurities out
  • Advanced MicroCheck® Sensors to ensure accurate readings
  • “Guess your BAC” feature

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BaseRails Ruby on Rails Training: 2-Yr Subscription For 92% Off

Whether you know it or not, Ruby on Rails is the language powering most of the web applications you visit daily—putting Ruby developers in constant high demand! Tap into this lucrative market with BaseRail’s in-depth training, in which you will build real, deployable apps in order to gain a mastery of not only Ruby on Rails, but web scraping and other must-know web technologies.

  • Watch & code along w/ 30 hours of content in 7 courses
  • Get exclusive access to new content & top-notch support
  • Build four comprehensive web applications you will launch live on the web
    • A restaurant review site for people to browse & rate local eateries
    • A two-sided marketplace for buyers & sellers
    • A web scraper to collect data
    • An apartment rental site like Craigslist
  • Customize your projects once they are built out
  • Gather data through an API & use that data to build a custom Ruby on Rails web app
  • Learn to automate the data collection process & have an app that’s live on Heroku

BaseRails Ruby on Rails Training: 2-Yr Subscription ($29)

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Deal: 40% Off The Top-Rated Hand Stylus

The Hand Stylus ($14.95) is masterfully designed to provide maximum precision while operating your touch-screen devices. Its optimized, slim 4mm rubber tip is perfect for taking notes, drawing, typing, playing games, and more—plus, it conveniently retracts when not in use.

“No stylus exhibits more thought than the Hand Stylus… Nicely weighted, great-feeling barrel; retractable nib—the smallest, sharpest one in the business…” David Pogue, The New York Times

  • Includes the world’s smallest conductive-silicone 4 mm rubber tip
  • Wear the tip down evenly w/ auto-rotating functionality
  • Easily select items on small screens
  • Create digital drawings w/ the physical sensation of using a real pen
  • Collect accurate signatures for purchases— great for merchants!
  • Eliminate fingerprints on your touch screens
  • Easily replace the tip when needed

Deal: Pay What You Want For The Back-End Developer Course Bundle

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Learn Python, Ruby & PHP w/ 8 Courses of 95 + Hours of Programming Bootcamp. See details.

Save 65% On The Earjax 'Lyrics' Noise-Isolating Headphones

Earjax ($34.95) has extremely high standards for a proper listening experience, and you should too. Their precision-crafted design delivers every nuance of every note, so you are guaranteed to hear music as the artists intended.

  • Precision fit & studio quality sound
  • Oversize high-definition drivers
  • High frequency response & rich bass
  • Engineered to block outside noise
  • Woven cloth braid for cable longevity
  • Gold plated, aluminum plug for optimum conductivity
  • Convenient braided extension cable
  • Multiple foam tip options to ensure optimal fit

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Interactive Coding Bootcamp

Extensive 12-Week Online Program to Learn to Code. Love Your Job, Work Flexible Hours, & Get a Raise.

Become a job-ready developer by building a portfolio of real-world apps and interacting 1-on-1 with the best mentors in the field. This Interactive Coding Bootcamp ($39) is as robust as it gets, including live instruction and job-hunting assistance, on top of 33+ hours of top-notch video courses (some from Stanford, Harvard, etc.). Jump into this 12-week curriculum for 92% off!

  • 33+ hours of video content
  • Reference the downloadable ​e-book on how to get hired as a full-time web developer
  • Get live guidance with instructors via live video/screenshare
  • Study front-end development w/ HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery & frameworks like AngularJS
  • Learn back-end development w/ Ruby on Rails, Node.js, e-commerce, databases & more
  • Understand computer science fundamentals, algorithms, git, and test driven development (TDD)
  • Create a portfolio of real-life apps to help you get jobs or start your own business

Deal: Mpow 3-Port Intelligent Car Charger

When it comes to cars, the faster the better. That’s why the Mpow 3-Port Intelligent Car Charger ($13.99) is an essential gadget for every car on the road. It’s packed with 6.6 amps of power, three versatile ports, and a sleek metallic design.

  • Supports both 12V &18V input for optimized charging for smartphones & tablets
  • Identifies connected devices & charges at full speed
  • Fits snuggly into most cars’ sockets
  • Crafted in a compact .5" design
  • Charge 2 tablets & 1 smartphone at the same time

Deal: Arduino Robotic Vehicle Kit

Meet Cherokey 4WD, a versatile mobile platform compatible with most microcontrollers, and the heart and soul of your robotic vehicle. By assembling the included hardware and tuning the software, you will construct a rapid, rugged, outdoor-friendly truck controlled by an iOS app on your phone. Learn to install sensors on the robot to trigger specific movements and actions, and take your newfound Arduino expertise onto limitless future projects.

  • Enjoy high-quality micro-speed motors
  • Drive your truck on rough terrain w/ its durable & solid aluminum body
  • Expand upon the highly versatile modular design
  • Easily control w/ your iOS device
  • Write your own code to take advantage of its ultrasonic sensor, BLE-ready microcontroller, IR sensor & LEDs
  • Start your project immediately without the need for an additional motor driver or wireless shield
  • Use for educational purposes, robot competitions, home automation protyping or research projects

The Google Gadget Giveaway

You’re in your living room. You’re bored to tears. You’re dying to watch sick movies or play amazing games, but sadly you don’t even have a tablet or a Chromecast. Womp.

Well fortunately, we love you and we want to hook you up with both…and then some!

We’re giving one lucky winner a Google Nexus 9 Tablet, a Chromecast stick, AND a $100 Google Play giftcard – so you can load up on the afore mentioned movies and games.

So stop crying, and take the reins -

ENTER.SHARE.WIN.

DEAL: Unity3D Game Developer Course Bundle

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7 Courses, 40+ hours of content for just $49. Build quality mobile games with Unity 3D.

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Deal: Snowflake Micro-Drone

The Snowflake’s smooth maneuvers, flawless 4-way flips, and 360˚rolls in any direction make it truly best in class. Soar, hover, flip, and tilt with ease or join a fleet of drones, thanks to advanced anti-collision technology. This fun quadcopter, with its durable design and gyro-stabilization, is fit for any terrain and any pilot ready to hit the skies.

  • 6-axis gyro technology for smooth & steady flight
  • High-speed mode for outdoor racing
  • 4 multi-color LED lights to navigate the night’s sky
  • 2.4 technology to avoid multi-drone collision
  • 4 safety-protected propellers for crash recovery
  • 4CH digital proportional RC system for indoor & outdoor flight

Snowflake Micro-Drone ($39.99 Free Shipping)

DEAL: Braided 10-Foot MFi-Certified Lightning Cable

Just say no to cheap, non-MFi Lightning cables, and yes to supercharging your Apple devices with this premium braided cable. Covered in durable, nylon braiding, this cable is tangle-free, contains high-quality copper wiring, and is conveniently extra long to support charging and syncing as you go about your business.

  • Extremely durable
  • Tangle-free, oxygen-free copper wiring
  • 100% compatible w/ all Lightning devices
  • Contains a unique Apple-verified serial number & authorization chip
  • Extra long (10 feet) for charging from bed, the couch, or at your desk

Braided 10-Foot MFi-Certified Lightning Cable ($19.99)

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Deal: The Triple Fitbit Surge Giveaway

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THE FITNESS SUPER WATCH

There's no time like the present to get fit, and the Fitbit Surge will help you get there.

With GPS tracking, Fitbit's trademarked PurePulse Heart Rate technology, long battery life, wireless syncing functionality, and much much more, the Surge is the quintessential tech toy to help you train smarter and go farther.

We want to give you everything you need to succeed in your fitness endeavors, and that's why we're giving away not one, but three Fitbit Surge smart watches.

So what are you waiting for? The world is yours to conquer…

ENTER.SHARE.WIN.

Deal: VPN Unlimited: Lifetime Subscription - 70% Off

Say goodbye to all your online privacy worries, for life. VPN Unlimited is your one-stop shop for protecting your WiFi connection, securing your online activity, and bypassing web content restrictions.

  • Secure public Wi-Fi connection: your data is hidden & encrypted
  • Unlimited traffic bandwidth: no need to worry about your data usage
  • Unlimited high-speed connection
  • A growing selection of servers globally
  • VPN Unlimited 3.0 added features
    • Fully downloadable global servers list
    • Fast server switching & app operating
    • Added servers in Romania, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, Ukraine, Japan, Texas (USA)
    • Hands-on statistics for each device (mobile & desktop)

    VPN Unlimited: Lifetime Subscription ($39)