Roku 3 Stories May 20, 2015

9to5Toys Last Call: Spigen iPhone 6 cases from $4, Apple refurb iPad Air 2, LifeProof iPad Case $40, more

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Today’s can’t miss deals:

Last Call Updates:

Spigen iPhone 6/Plus cases from $4 Prime shipped: Clear, Aluminum, Wallet style, more

Apple is now selling various refurbished iPad Air 2 models on its online store

Daily Deals: LifeProof Nüüd iPad 2/3/4 Case in White/Grey $40, Toshiba 1TB Portable HDD $50, more

Apple drops refurbished 5K iMac pricing down to lowest ever in light of today’s announcement

$100 iTunes gift card for $80 w/ email delivery from PayPal (20% savings)

More new gear from today:

Roku discounts each of its streaming media players by $10, new Roku 3 w/ voice search down to $90 shipped

Now any Xbox One can receive over-the-air HD channels with this new bundle from Microsoft

  • New! Games/Apps: Living Earth, Ninja Turtles Rooftop Run & Duet Game $1 ea, more
  • New! 4-Port 48W/9.6A Smart USB Car Charger $9 (Reg. $13), more
  • New! NETGEAR Essentials Edition 500 Mbps Powerline Starter Kit $30 (Orig. $45)

More deals still alive:

DODOcase handcrafted iPad and iPhone cases 50% off: iPad mini slim case $20, iPhone 6 wallet sleeve $25, more

New products & more:

LINKA will keep your bike secure and unlock it when you walk up with your iPhone

 Apogee’s new aluminum USB headphone amp and portable DAC is now available

Roku 3 Stories April 7, 2015

Just so there’s no ambiguity on this point, I’m definitely an Apple TV fan. The first-generation model was a (literally) hot mess, but Apple did a much better job with the streamlined second- and third-generation versions, which I use every day and have strongly recommended for years. If you have an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, the Apple TV is one of the top three accessories you can buy for under $100, and nearly a no-brainer at Apple’s recently announced $69 price point.

Even as a fan, though, I give Apple TV’s chief competitor Roku great credit for developing compelling alternatives. According to reports, Roku is the number one seller of media streamers, and has been outselling the Apple TV for some time now. While it’s true that sales don’t necessarily reflect quality, Roku has earned its numbers by frequently iterating on its products — ironically unlike Apple, which has spent years letting an old Apple TV design chug along as a “hobby.” The difference in Roku’s and Apple’s approaches became starker yesterday when Roku released the new Roku 3 with Voice Search ($100) and new Roku 2 ($70), updates to two of its already-successful devices. These media streamers include several of the key features Apple should be adding to the Apple TV, including voice search, downloadable apps, games, and more…

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Roku 3 Stories February 12, 2015

9to5Toys Last Call: iPod Shuffle $35, iTunes Free App of the Week, LG 40″ 4K UHDTV $499, more

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Today’s can’t miss deals:

Last Call updates:

 

Get a free Fire TV/Roku streaming stick or 50% off Fire TV/Roku 3 when you sign up for Sling TV

PNY Turbo 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive: $35 shipped (Reg. $70)

Canon EOS Rebel T3i DSLR (refurb) w/ 18-55mm Lens Kit $336 shipped (orig. $599)

Best Buy takes up to $250 off Apple MacBook Pro w/ Retina display, starting at $1,200

Caseology iPhone 6/Plus cases in multiple styles and colors from $6 w/ free shipping

Baytek iPhone 6/Plus Holster Case w/Kickstand $6 Prime shipped

Apple TV (current version): $80 shipped (Reg. $99)

Rocketcases Afterburner iPhone 6 3200mAh Battery Case w/ Kickstand: $40 shipped (Reg. $60)

Valentine’s Day Roundup: ProFlowers 30% off, Gap/Timbuk2/J.Crew up to 40% off, more

Small States: Woodchuck USA complements Apple products w/ USA-sourced wood, 15% off & giveaways

More new gear from today:

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Roku 3 Stories June 13, 2014

9to5Toys Last Call: 2-pack Belkin WeMo Light Switches $70, SanDisk 128GB microSD $100, OtterBox Armor Series $5, more

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Today’s can’t miss deals:

Last Call updates:

Headphones:

Games/Apps: Amazing Spider-Man 2 for iOS $1 (Reg. $5), Flick Kick Football FREE, more

Roku 3 1080p streaming media player w/ private listening mode $80 Shipped (Reg. $100)

Starbucks eGift card: $10 for $5

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Roku 3 Stories February 20, 2014

9to5Toys Last Call: $100 iTunes gift card for $75, Western Digital 6TB NAS $310, daily deals, more

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Today’s can’t miss deals: 

Last Call updates:

$100 iTunes gift card for $75: Save 25% on future apps, music, movies, more

Roku 3 Streaming Media Player Refurb $70 shipped (Reg. $95), Roku Stick $50 (Reg. $70)

Daily Deal Roundup: RCA 46″ LED 1080p 60Hz HDTV $400, Google Nexus 7 16GB or 32GB Refurb $169.99–$199.99, much more

PNY 128GB Turbo USB 3.0 Flash Drive $50 shipped (Reg. $80)

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Roku 3 Stories September 5, 2013

9to5Toys Last Call: 3M portable projector w/ Roku streaming stick $170, iTunes $0.69 music sale, games/apps, more

From 9to5Toys.com:

A large majority of the deals we cover each day come from a variety of ‘Daily Deal’ websites or are so popular that they don’t even last 24 hours. We know you can’t be at your computer every second, so we’re going to round up the best deals each day to make sure you have a fair shot at the deals you want. Be sure to follow 9to5Toys.com so you never miss a deal... Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+.

3M portable wireless projector with Roku streaming stick $170 Shipped (Reg. $300)

Great 69 Cent Songs on iTunes (No.1 songs from every decade, genre, more)

Camtasia/Crossover/+8 other Mac apps for $10, AfterShot Pro+10 apps: $49

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