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Table of Contents

Staff favorites

iOS apps

Mac apps

Services

Movies

Other


Staff Favorites

  • 🆕 2Do – powerful task manager; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 50% off, $49.99 ↘️ $24.99!
  • 🆕 Human Resource Machine – Accomplish tasks & complete challenges by programming your workers; chosen by Apple as a Best of App Store 2016 app; over 530 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Backblaze – Unlimited, unthrottled, secure online & offsite backups for your Mac for just $5 a month. What I’ve used for years and highly recommend. Get one month free when you sign up today–and if you subscribe within that first month, get another three months for free. That’s 4 months free on the best online storage!
  • $100 App Store & iTunes gift card on sale via Amazon – Save $15 with code ITUNES15 $100 ↘️ $85. Great deal for buying all these apps, paying for iCloud, or Apple Music! (eBay deal no longer active).
  • Fantastical 2 for iPhone – my favorite calendar b/c of its time saving natural language input & easy to use interface; 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼; over 5k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99! Also on sale, 50% off, is  Fantastical 2 for iPad, and 20% off is Fantastical 2 for Mac.
  • Marked 2 – while writing Markdown in any editor, see a live preview; brilliant app by Brett Terpstra; over 110 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 29% off, $13.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • D&D Lords of Waterdeep – one of my favorite iOS games; 👍🏼👍🏼; amazing port of the great board game; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Soulver – fantastic calculator crossed w/ a scratchpad; highly recommend; over 460 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 33% off, $2.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Affinity Photo (iPad) – Apple 2017 iPad App of the Year; desktop class graphics editor; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 540 4 ⭐️ ratings; 25% off, $19.99 ↘️ $14.99! Also on sale is Affinity Photo for Mac; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; huge discount; 20% off, $49.99 ↘️ $39.99!
  • Linky – the best way to post web content & manage multiple social media accounts; use this all the time; 👍🏼👍🏼; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $3.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Byword – great minimalist writing app w/ Markdown support & ability to publish to WordPress & Medium; over 650 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $5.99 ↘️ $2.99! Mac app also on sale: over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 45% off, $10.99 ↘️ $5.99!
  • Linea – beautifully designed iPad drawing & sketching app w/ support for Apple Pencil; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 110 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 44% off, $8.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Halide – meticulously designed manual camera; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 540 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Mini Metro – super fun game designing a subway system & with exciting challenges; chosen by Apple as Game of the Year; over 7k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Prune – Apple Game of the Year; over 760 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $3.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Alto’s Adventure – Apple Design Award winning endless skier; super fun game; over 8k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Blek – Apple Design Award winning game; over 20k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Unclutter – shelf app w/ integrated clipboard manager, temporary file storage, and notes; love this app, recommend, & use it all the time; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 270 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Robinhood – Apple Design Award-winning app that gives you 100% free stock market trading; I use it for all my investing and HIGHLY recommend it. Get a free stock up to $200 just for signing up.
  • PCalc for iOS – simply the best, most powerful, & most customizable calculator out there (w/ changeable icons & fun AR features); absolute steal at this price, 👍🏼👍🏼; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 90% off, $9.99 ↘️ $0.99! Also on sale, 90% off for $0.99 is  PCalc for Mac

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iOS apps


iOS Productivity & Utility apps

  • Buffer Editor – Powerful app for writing & editing code on the go; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Classical Scores – Your digital sheet music repository & display; 67% off, $5.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • PCalc for iOS – simply the best, most powerful, & most customizable calculator out there (w/ changeable icons & fun AR features); absolute steal at this price, 👍🏼👍🏼; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 90% off, $9.99 ↘️ $0.99! Also on sale, 90% off for $0.99 is PCalc for Mac
  • Paprika Recipe Manager 3 – the best app for importing, storing, & using recipes; 👍🏼👍🏼; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99! Also on sale is Paprika Recipe Manager 3 for Mac
  • Fantastical 2 for iPhone – my favorite calendar b/c of its time saving natural language input & easy to use interface; 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼; over 5k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99! Also on sale, 50% off, is Fantastical 2 for iPad, and 20% off is Fantastical 2 for Mac.
  • Money Pro – Powerful personal finance software; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Widget Calendar – Handy calendar for your Widget area; over 220 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $1.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Duet Display – use your iOS device as an external monitor; fantastic app, best one that does this; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 7k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Linky – the best way to post web content & manage multiple social media accounts; use this all the time; 👍🏼👍🏼; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $3.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Twitterrific 5 – great Twitter client; over 5k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; free to download, IAP to unlock 50% off $4.99 ↘️ $2.99! Mac app also on sale.
  • Castro 2 – excellent podcast player w/ smart “up next” podcast management; over 2k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Screens VNC – gain access to your Mac from anywhere; over 930 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99! Mac app also on sale.
  • Deliveries – the best package & deliveries tracking app out there; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 18k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99! Mac app also on sale.
  • Byword – great minimalist writing app w/ Markdown support & ability to publish to WordPress & Medium; over 650 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $5.99 ↘️ $2.99! Mac app also on sale.
  • Working Copy Enterprise – powerful Github client; avg 5 ⭐️ ratings; 27% off, $14.99 ↘️ $10.99!
  • Gneo – task manager that integrates your to dos and calendar; over 590 4 ⭐️ ratings; 33% off, $8.99 ↘️ $5.99!
  • Soulver – my favorite calculator for its flexibility to combine text & numbers; makes back of napkin calculations simple & saveable; over 520 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 33% off, $2.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • djay Pro – everything you need to djay from your iPhone; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99! djay Pro (iPad) also 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Star Wars Stickers 2 – official Star Wars iMessage sticker pack from Disney; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $1.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Tweetbot 4 for Twitter – the best Twitter client; HIGHLY recommend it for its timeline sync & powerful mute filters; over 10k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; still on sale 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Acorns – Get discounts on AirBnB, Apple products and a whole lot more. Get $5 free when you sign up today!
  • Square – The best-designed app out there for transferring money to friends & family; highly recommend. Get $5 just for signing up today!
  • Robinhood– Apple Design Award-winning app that gives you 100% free stock market trading; I use it for all my investing and HIGHLY recommend it. Get a free stock up to $200 just for signing up.

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iOS Education & Information apps

  • Complete Anatomy 2018 + Courses – includes the content of Essential Anatomy 5 in a coursework framework; IAP is 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99
  • Merriam-Webster Dictionary – fantastic dictionary w/ included thesaurus; the one I use & recommend; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 3k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 20% off, $4.99 ↘️ $3.99!
  • Essential Anatomy 5 – 3D human physiology & anatomy; over 3k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99! Mac app also on sale, including over 8,200 structures
  • NIV Study Bible – study Bible w/ 10k notes; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Where To? – Find fun places & activities based on your location; avg 4 ⭐️ ratings, 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • SkySafari 5 – find constellations & stars just by pointing your device at the sky; over 120 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Dr. Seuss’s ABC – Read & Learn – read & Learn book to help kids learn ABC’s; over 2k 4.5 ⭐️  ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • A Charlie Brown Christmas – the Christmas classic remastered as a digital storybook w/ iMessage sticker pack; over 6k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 17% off, $5.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas – a Dr Seuss read, hear, & play along book; great for kids; over 590 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 20% off, $4.99 ↘️ $3.99!
  • Pocket Anatomy – human body, anatomy & physiology, in your pocket w/ interactive layers; over 630 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 29% off, $13.99 ↘️ $9.99!


iOS Photography & Graphics apps

  • 🆕 Hipstamatic – brilliant analog filters; Apple’s very first App of the Year; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • 🆕 ProShot – shoot in RAW mode w/ manual professional controls; over 950 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • 🆕 NoLocation – Easily remove location & the EXIF data from photos; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Linea – beautifully designed iPad drawing & sketching app w/ support for Apple Pencil; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 110 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 44% off, $8.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Affinity Photo – Apple 2017 iPad App of the Year; desktop class graphics editor; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 540 4 ⭐️ ratings; 25% off, $19.99 ↘️ $14.99!
  • iOrnament – create gorgeous geometric art; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $3.99 ↘️ free!
  • Halide – meticulously designed manual camera; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 540 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Filterloop Pro – add analog filters & effects to your photos; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 38% off, $7.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • iColorama – powerful iPad drawing & painting app; over 910 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $2.99 ↘️ free!
  • Relight – a camera that intelligently captures better photos, particularly in HDR situations; over 340 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99↘️$2.99!
  • Effects Studio – Great basic photo editor w/ filters; over 830 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $1.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Afterlight – edit photos with beautiful filters & textures; over 14k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $0.99 ↘️ free!
  • DesignLab Studio – Easy photo editor w/ over 20k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, $2.99 ↘️ free!

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iOS Health & fitness

  • Sleep Watch – automatic Apple Watch sleep tracking; over 1k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • WaterMinder® – easy to use water intake tracker; over 4k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Workouts++ – Highly customizable workout data displayed; new update allows you to complete a workout while listening to a podcast; avg 4 ⭐️ ratings; $4.99 ↘️ free!
  • Fitness AR – Explore your exercise routes in AR; $2.99 ↘️ free!
  • Runtastic Running Tracker PRO – Powerful fitness & route tracking, fine-tuned to your running needs; over 18k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 20% off, $4.99 ↘️ $3.99!
  • Runtastic Road Bike GPS PRO – Fitness app fine-tuned for cycling & biking; over 4k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 20% off, $4.99 ↘️ $3.99!
  • Runtastic Mountain Bike PRO – Fitness app fine-tuned for your mountain biking needs; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 0% off, $3.99 ↘️ $3.99!

iOS Games

  • Sudoku Master Edition: Logic – Beautifully crafted & designed sudoku puzzle, chosen by Apple as “Game of the Day”; over 420 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; free to download, IAP $3.99 ↘️ $1.99 on 12/25 and 12/26.
  • 🆕 Anthill – tower defense strategy game based on real world behavior of ants; over 12k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • 🆕 Gesundheit – game chosen by Apple as App of the Week; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $2.99 ↘️ free!
  • Human Resource Machine – Accomplish tasks & complete challenges by programming your workers; chosen by Apple as a Best of App Store 2016 app; over 530 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • This War of Mine – Survive a war as a group of civilians battling the odds; over 2k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 93% off, $14.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • FINAL FANTASY Ⅸ – Lowest price ever on this game w/ over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 32% off, $21.99 ↘️ $14.99!
  • FINAL FANTASY VII – Another version just went on sale; over 1k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 25% off, $15.99 ↘️ $11.99!
  • Tiny Wings – Apple 2011 Game of the Year; over 219k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 33% off, $2.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • BADLAND 2 – Apple Editor’s Choice sequel to the Apple Game of the Year game; over 980 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Exploding Kittens® – absolutely insane card game & highest ever funded game in Kickstarter history; over 4600 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $1.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Broken Age – Apple editors choice game, a creative dual-world adeventure; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Iron Marines – strategy game w/ over 10k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Hitman GO – turn based strategy game w/ over 8k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Deus Ex: The Fall – story adventure FPS RPG; over 6800 4 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Space Marshals – part science fiction, part western, all adventure; over 3500 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Lara Croft GO – Apple 2015 iPhone game of the year; over 6,700 5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Game Dev Story – a game about developing games; over 12k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Don’t Starve: Pocket Edition – story based adventure survival game; over 4k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • D&D Lords of Waterdeep – one of my favorite iOS games; 👍🏼👍🏼; amazing port of the great board game; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Minecraft: Story Mode S2 – the Minecraft adventure continues; over 990 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $4.99 ↘️ free!
  • Machinarium – award winning indie adventure game game with nearly 8k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Bastion – Apple 2012 Best of App Store; over 14k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Kingdom Rush Frontiers – really great tower defense game; 👍🏼👍🏼 ; over 6k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $1.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Kingdom Rush Origins – sequel to the fantastic tower defense strategy game; over 4k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Oceanhorn – visually gorgeous game of exploration w/ over 4k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $7.99 ↘️ $3.99!
  • Mini Metro – super fun game designing a subway system & with exciting challenges; chosen by Apple as Game of the Year; over 7k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • All Goat Simulator apps – hilarious chaos; over 100k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings across the series; this link to the original, but click on “other apps by this developer” to see the rest; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Entire Final Fantasy series – entire season on sale; thousands of 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; this link for VI, but follow “other apps by developer” to see the rest; 53% off, $14.99 ↘️ $6.99!
  • Prune – Apple Game of the Year; over 760 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $3.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Warhammer Quest – RPG style game w/ over 5,000 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • The Room Two – escape from the room by solving beautiful puzzles & mysteries; over 37k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $1.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Alto’s Adventure – Apple Design Award winning endless skier; super fun game, 👍🏼👍🏼; over 8k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • BADLAND – as a winner of an Apple Design Award & Apple’s Game of the Year Award, plus w/ over 21k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, you know it’s good; 👍🏼👍🏼; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • OK Golf – delightfully simple golf; over 730 4 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Hatchi – a virtual Tamagotchi throw-back game; over 14k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $0.99 ↘️ free!
  • Shadowmatic – winner of Apple Design & Best of App Store Award; over 6k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $3.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Battle Supremacy – tank battles for supremacy; over 3k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic – official Star Wars game w/ over 9k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Sky Gamblers: Cold War – the latest game of air combat campaigns from Apple Design Award winning developers; over 2k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders – 2013 Apple Design Award winning game; over 18k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 80% off, $4.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Radiation Island – a game of adventure & survival; over 5k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
    iOS Games
  • Assassin’s Creed Identity – The first RPG in the acclaimed series; over 4k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $3.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Thomas Was Alone – Award winning game w/ over 1k 5 ⭐️ ratings, 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Crashlands – story driven crafting RPG; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 57% off, $6.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Transistor – High energy adventure RPG; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Infinity Blade – the epic game that started them all, w/ over 326k 5 ⭐️ ratings; 83% off, $5.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Infinity Blade II – sword game w/ over 153k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 83% off, $5.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Infinity Blade III – the epic conclusion to the series, w/ over 38k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 86% off, $6.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • INKS. – beautiful pinball w/ exploding paint based challenges; fun; over 4k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99↘️$0.99!

iOS Augmented Reality

  • PCalc for iOS – simply the best, most powerful, & most customizable calculator out there (w/ changeable icons & fun AR features); absolute steal at this price, 👍🏼👍🏼; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings, 90% off, $9.99 ↘️ $0.99! Also on sale, 90% off for $0.99 is PCalc for Mac
  • Measure 3D Pro – Powerful augmented reality ruler; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Fitness AR – Explore your exercise routes in AR; $2.99 ↘️ free!

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Mac apps


Mac Productivity & Utility apps

  • Setapp [sponsor] – Get access to dozens of great productivity apps–like Unclutter, Gemini, CleanMyMac, iStat Menus, & more–all for one low monthly price. Download it today for free or read more about it!
  • 🆕 2Do – powerful task manager; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $49.99 ↘️ $24.99!
  • Earth 3D – View the world in a stunning 3D rendition, rendered as if from the space station; over 1400 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Fantastical 2 for Mac – powerful time saving Mac calendar app, w/ natural language processing & beautiful design; over 1100 4 ⭐️ ratings; 20% off, $49.99 ↘️ $39.99! Also on sale, for 50% off, are Fantastical 2 for iPhone and  Fantastical 2 for iPad.
  • Paprika Recipe Manager 3 – fantastic app for importing your recipes, sorting, & storing them; syncs w/ iOS app also on sale; avg 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $29.99 ↘️ $14.99! Syncs with Paprika for iOS; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • PCalc – Simply the best, most powerful calculator out there; absolute steal at this price, 👍🏼👍🏼; over 210 5 ⭐️ ratings; 90% off, $9.99 ↘️ $0.99! PCalc for iOS also on sale for 90% off.
  • Money Pro – powerful personal finance software w/ sync to iOS app also on sale; over 130 4 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $29.99 ↘️ $17.99! Syncs with Money Pro for iPhone also on sale.
  • Marked 2 – while writing Markdown in any editor, see a live preview; brilliant app by Brett Terpstra; over 110 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 29% off, $13.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • ColorSnapper 2 – easily identify, collect, adjust, and export precise colors; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 33% off, $8.99 ↘️ $5.99!
  • Expressions – beautifully designed RegEx builder & validator; avg 4 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Workspaces – establish workspaces per project w/ custom apps, files, folders open for each; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 0% off, $1.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Noizio – create custom ambient background & white noises; over 870 5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Paste 2 – an excellent clipboard/copy & paste manager w/ clipboard history; over 460 5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Unclutter – app w/ clipboard manager, temporary file storage, and notes; love this app, recommend, & use it all the time; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 270 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $9.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Screens 4 – the beat way to gain remote access to your Mac; 33% off, $29.99 ↘️ $19.99! iOS app also on sale; over 930 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Deliveries – the best package tracker out there; never miss a delivery again, 👍🏼👍🏼; over 600 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99! iOS app also on sale; over 18k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Byword – great minimalist writing app w/ Markdown support & ability to publish to WordPress & Medium; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 45% off, $10.99 ↘️ $5.99! iOS app also on sale; over 650 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $5.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Twitterrific 5 – fantastic new Twitter client for the Mac; 👍🏼👍🏼; avg 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99! iOS IAP also on sale; over 5k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • popCalendar – simple calendar for your menu bar; recommended; over 180 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 40% off, $4.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Unibox – an approach to email that unifies messages by person; over 520 4 ⭐️ ratings; 69% off, $15.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Take Five – Automatically restart your music after you pause it—so helpful if, like me, you forget to restart it after an interruption; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; $3.99 ↘️ free!
  • TextExpander– One of my most-used apps, saving me hours of time by typing a small snippet & auto-expanding it into an entire document w/ fill-in snippets & more. Get 30% off a year-long subscription, savings of over $140. Worth every penny.
  • Command Tab Plus – A better & more powerful app switcher than Apple’s; use promo code IMPACT to get it 30% off, $10 ↘️ $7
  • Forecast Bar – integrated weather, forecasts, & radar in your Mac menu bar; over 960 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 20% off, $9.99 ↘️ $7.99
  • Essential Anatomy 5 – 3D models of Ge human form, including over 8200 structures; over 380 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $29.99 ↘️ $14.99! iOS app also on sale.


Mac Photography & Graphics apps

  • Photolemur – artificial intelligence to make your photos gorgeous; dead-simple, one-touch controls; get it 15% off with code PHOTOCHRISTMAS15
  • Affinity Photo – Apple Best of the App Store award winning graphics app; 👍🏼👍🏼; over 1k 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; huge discount; 20% off, $49.99 ↘️ $39.99!
  • Luminar – Powerful & beautifully designed photo editing software; $10 off with promo code MDM10, $69 ↘️ $59!
  • Aurora HDR – Just named Best Mac App of 2017 by Apple; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 13% off, $79 ↘️ $69 with promo code MDMDEALS.


Mac Games

  • 🆕 Civilization VI – the classic strategy game; 50% off, $59.99 ↘️ $29.99!
  • Battle Supremacy – engage in WWII tank battles; over 460 4 ⭐️ ratings; 60% off, $4.99 ↘️ $1.99!
  • Radiation Island – game of survival wits, zombies, and crafts; over 210 4 ⭐️ ratings; 67% off, $2.99 ↘️ $0.99!
  • Human Resource Machine – program your workers to accomplish tasks & challenges; great game; avg 4.5 ⭐️ ratings; 30% off, $9.99 ↘️ $6.99!
  • The Sims™ 2: Super Collection – a collection of 10 different Sim games; over 1105 4 ⭐️ ratings; 50% off, $29.99 ↘️ $14.99!
  • Transistor – science fiction based RPG from be makers of Bastion; avg 4 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $19.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Star Wars®: Knights of the Old Republic – the classic Star Wars game; over 2k 4 ⭐️ ratings; 70% off, $9.99 ↘️ $2.99!
  • Star Wars®: Empire At War – Star Wars game w/ over 620 4 ⭐️ ratings; 75% off, $19.99 ↘️ $4.99!

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Services

  • Backblaze – Unlimited, unthrottled, secure online & offsite backups for your Mac for just $5 a month. What I’ve used for years and highly recommend. Get one month free when you sign up today–and if you subscribe within that first month, get another three months for free. That’s 4 months free on the best online storage.
  • Robinhood– Apple Design Award-winning app that gives you 100% free stock market trading; I use it for all my investing and HIGHLY recommend it. 100% free, plus get a free stock up to $200 just for signing up.
  • Square – The best-designed app out there for transferring money to friends & family; highly recommend. Free to use, plus get $5 when you you send your first $5!

Movies

Apologies if not all sales are available in all regions 😞.

  • 🆕 Black Sea – Thriller starring Jude Law, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • The Complete Harry Potter Series – All 8 films in one bundle at a magical price; 45% 30% off, $115 ↘️ $63.92 $79.99! (Still a great deal, though not quite as good. Make sure to follow the deals each day so you don’t miss out on time-limited deals throughout the year!)
  • The X-Men Trilogy bundle – The classic three-part story of the X-Men; 61% off, $89 ↘️ $34.99!
  • X-Men Beginnings Trilogy – The stories that came before the stories; 66% off, $45 ↘️ $19.99!
  • Divergent – The first in the Divergent Action & Adventure series, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • The Divergent Series: Insurgent – Second in the Action & Adventure series, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Ender’s Game – Sci-Fi & Fantasy, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Escape Plan – Starring Sylvester Stallone & Arnold Schwarzenegger, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • The Revenant – DiCaprio’s award winning performance, 33% off, $14.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Concussion – Based on a true story, w/ Will Smith, 44% off, $17.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – Another Action & Adventure story from the world of Harry Potter, 33% off, $14.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Hidden Figures – The true story of black womens’ contributions to NASA’s space program, 33% off, $14.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • La La Land – Lowest price ever on this Romance w/ Ryan Gosling & Emma Stone, 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • Wonder Woman – Lowest price ever on this Action & Adventure film, 50% off, $19.99 ↘️ $9.99!
  • The Dark Tower – Starring Matthew McConaughey, Action & Adventure film, 55% off, $19.99 ↘️ $8.99!
  • The Croods – Kids & Family, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Kung Fu Panda – Great film for Kids & Family, voices by Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, & more, 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – Action & Adventure, 47% off, $14.99 ↘️ $7.99!
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes – Action & Adventure, 47% off, $14.99 ↘️ $7.99!
  • Stardust – Sci-Fi & Fantasy; 67% off, $14.99 ↘️ $4.99!

Other things


Update 1/1/2018 – many deals have ended, and the rest will end soon. As of this day, I am no longer updating this page with deals, but there are still dozens of fantastic apps that go on sale each day, so make sure to follow us via one of the channels below:

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