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With Black Friday sales last week and Cyber Monday sales a few days ago, businesses are still offering deals online for a lot of tech gadgets. Here are a few that made it to my inbox. It’s not too late to get discounts on some great stuff! Check out the links below. Will post others as I get them.
ZAGG.com (from the folks that brought you the invisibleSHIELD) – Save 20-50% off site-wide
SitePoint – get $5000 worth of eBooks and course material for only $99!
Raxco.com (from the creators of PerfectDisk) – get 35% off select software using code 35HOME13
Hostgator.com – get 25% off the package price at new signups using code 25OFFCYBER2013
MDDHosting.com – not really a Cyber Week deal, but you can get 25% off one of the best and most reliable web hosting providers around by using the coupon code uc33b at signup.
Domain.com – save 15% off domain names and hosting using coupon code DECEMBER15
eBay Daily Deals – Tons of stuff every day to look out for. And don’t be afraid to go refurbished.
Motorola.com – If you’re looking for a new Android phone then check this out! The Moto X was on sale today and will be on sale again next Monday, 9-Dec-13. While there, check out the Moto G.
Newegg.com Cyber Week deals – discounts on a host of computer hardware.
Dell.com – final days of Cyber Week deals on laptops, desktops and other electronics.
MakeUseOf.com is a website I keep at the top of my bookmarks list and one that I visit frequently to read the many interesting tech-related articles. Unfortunately, over the weekend, their site was subjected to a domain hijack in which the MakeUseOf.com domain name was transferred to a web hosting company in Dubai. The perpetrator, an Ali Ferank, then tried to sell the domain back to its rightful owners for $2,000. However, the MUO team decided to fight their way through getting things sorted out with GoDaddy and have finally been able to reclaim what is theirs.
I only learned about this after not being able to view the MakeUseOf.com website and finding the news updates in their Twitter feeds. Great work guys! Hope to see the site back up soon and the perpetrator dealt with.