Apps and games in the Mac App Store
Strongbox Pro (Outright) – € 18.99 instead of € 23.99 (from macOS 10.11)
The password manager stores access data and other sensitive information securely encrypted. Strongbox Pro processes the file formats of Password Safe and KeePass, the databases can also be secured with a YubiKey. It also supports Touch ID and unlocking using Apple Watch. A password generator is also on board, as is a search function.
The pillars of the earth – € 9.99 instead of € 32.99 (from macOS 10.11)
In this app based on the bestselling novel by Ken Follett, you can explore medieval England in the roles of the main characters. The game consists of three parts, in the course of which a cathedral has to be built. In addition, a young boy has to complete an apprenticeship as a stonemason in order to ultimately become a great builder. However, there are many dangers lurking on the path to success, for example warlike intrigues and conspiracies, but also some romances.
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Apps and games in the iOS App Store
Podcat – € 5.49 instead of € 9.99 (from iOS 9.0)
This podcatcher for iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch automatically searches in the background for new episodes of the selected podcasts and then downloads them. PodCat offers numerous setting options. The app supports different playback speeds, offers a sleep timer and, if desired, combines podcasts in individual groups.
Weather station – € 4.49 instead of € 6.99 (from iOS 9.0)
The app provides information on the most important weather data such as air pressure, wind direction and speed or the current temperature. Weather station also allows adjustments to be made to the display so that the preferred values are always available at a glance. In addition to the current location, any number of other locations can be saved using a search function.
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Films in the iTunes Movie Store and on Amazon
Total recall – € 3.89 instead of € 9.99
Science Fiction by Paul Verhoeven, 1990, 113 minutes
The classic starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, the former Austrian bodybuilder and later governor of California, is based on the short story “memories en gros” by the well-known science fiction author Philip K. Dick. It tells the story of the construction worker Douglas Quaid, who becomes the savior of Mars, which is ruled by criminals, and its people. Other roles include Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside and Rachel Ticotin.
Amazon promotion: films for 99 cents lend
As part of the Prime Deals, Amazon is again offering numerous films to rent for 99 cents this weekend. The offer includes strips such as Scooby!, The boy needs some fresh air, Sputnik – It grows in you and Dirty Edison – A life full of light. In order to be able to rent the films at this price, a Prime membership is required, but the promotion can already be taken as part of the free Can be used during the trial month.
Nightcrawler – € 3.99 instead of € 9.99
Thriller by Dan Gilroy, 2014, 118 minutes
Jake Gyllenhaal plays the little thief and cameraman Louis Bloom in this detective film. He always wants to be the first journalist at the scene of a crime. With his commitment he impressed Nina Romina (Rene Russo), the station’s news director. That changes, however, when she realizes how far Bloom is ready to go in his drive for recognition. “Nightcrawler” was nominated for a screenplay Oscar, among other things.
More discounted films in the iTunes Movie Store and on Amazon:
Blood Simple (Thriller, 1984) – € 3.99 instead of € 9.99
Doc Hollywood (Comedy, 1991) – € 3.98 instead of € 9.98
Cloud Atlas (Action, 2012) – € 3.99 instead of € 9.99
Fack ju Göhte (Comedy, 2013) – € 4.99 instead of € 9.99
Fack ju Göhte 2 (Comedy, 2015) – € 4.99 instead of € 9.99
Fack ju Göhte 3 (Comedy, 2017) – € 4.99 instead of € 9.99
Gadgets and devices
AirPods with charging case – € 129.00 instead of € 179.00
The second generation of Apple’s wireless earplugs is now available from some online retailers such as Amazon and To have Media Markt very cheap. The in-ears come in a standard charging case, which is charged by cable. The AirPods with wireless charging case currently cost 166.00 euros at Amazon instead of 229.00 euros for the AirPods Pro with ANC, the online retailer is currently charging 209.00 euros instead of 279.00 euros.
Beats Powerbeats Pro – instead of € 249.95
Anyone looking for in-ears that hold up safely even during exercise will also come here today Amazon and also at Saturn at his expense. Both online retailers are currently offering the Powerbeats Pro from Apple subsidiary Beats at an absolutely low price. The cordless earplugs are sweat and water resistant, and the battery life is up to nine hours. Non-slip ear hooks ensure a stable fit and high wearing comfort.
Netgear Orbi RBK53 – € 399.00 instead of € 559.00
The powerful mesh system from Netgear is almost 30 percent cheaper than usual at Amazon today. It consists of a WLAN router and two satellites that transmit both in the 2.4 gigahertz range and in the 5 gigahertz spectrum . A third channel for communication between the devices relieves the other radio bands and thus ensures maximum WiFi mesh speed. Routers and satellites have three or four gigabit network ports, respectively.
Note: The prices and availabilities mentioned were current at the time of publication, but can change at any time. MacTechNews therefore does not guarantee the long-term accuracy of the information.