Daily Deals for February 27, 2015

It’s time to save some of your hard-earned money with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive deals for AWT readers, hardware discounts and our own handpicked iOS and OS X sales. All prices are USD and subject to change. Please check prices before you purchase as some deals may expire quickly.

AWT’s Daily Deals

Simon 4.0 [OS X; On sale for $49.00, down from $99.00] AppleWorld.Today is pleased to offer an exclusive deal on Simon 4.0 by Dejal Systems. Simon is a robust site monitoring tool for OS X that checks servers for changes or failures and notifies you when a change is detected. The app sends a notification via email, sound, speech, Twitter, or a variety of other means.

The native Mac utility can be used to monitor both your own website and servers as well as external sites. You can use it to track your favorite blogs, check for web mail, keep an eye on auctions, and more. Simon is available for US$99, but AWT readers can save 50% off the retail price when they use the promo code “PHOENIX” during checkout. You also can use this Dejal Store link to apply the promo code and receive the $49 discount automatically.

Hardware and Accessory Deals

  • Speck Accessories [Speck; 50% off] 50% off Speck accesories. Sale ends 12AM on March 1st. While supplies last!
  • Seagate 6TB SATA III 6Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive STBD6000100 [Microcenter (In Store Only); On sale for $199.99, down from $299.99]The Seagate Desktop HDD (formerly Barracuda hard drive) is the industry standard hard drive for mainstream desktop computing, delivering both exceptional reliability and performance.
  • SteelSeries 64090 Zboard StarCraft II Keyboard [Newegg; On sale for $19.99, down from $69.99] The SteelSeries Zboard for StarCraft® II offers players the ultimate gaming tool as they jump back into the epic struggle between the Protoss, Zerg and Terran races in StarCraft® II: Wings of Liberty™.
  • Beats Studio Wired Over-Ear Headphones (Titanium) [Amazon; On sale for $229, down from $299] An Icon Remastered. The world's most famous headphone has been completely redesigned and reimagined. Now lighter, sexier, stronger, and more comfortable, with precision sound, Adaptive Noise Canceling, a 20-hour rechargeable battery, and RemoteTalk.
  • Elgato Thunderbolt™ Drive+ 256GB [OWC; On sale for $358, down from $499] Elgato Thunderbolt Drive+ utilizes a Solid State Drive (SSD) to store your data, dramatically outperforming other portable drives. With transfer speeds up to 420 MB/s, it's a worthy companion for your MacBook Air, MacBook Pro or Ultrabook with built-in flash storage.

iOS Software Discounts

  • Writebox [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Get the best text writing experience on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch!!

  • The Fourth Dimension [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] The Fourth Dimension is a 30-page interactive book that explains a single mathematical idea in language that anyone can understand.

  • Actions for iPad [iPad; Now free, down from $1.99] Actions transforms your device in a smart and customizable controller for your Mac or PC, revolutionizing the axioms of computer interaction.

  • iOOTP Baseball 2014 Edition [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Guide your favorite baseball team to glory! Out of the Park Baseball, the most realistic and best-selling baseball management game ever created.

  • Cradle of Egypt (Premium) [iPad; Now free, down from $4.99] Meet the astonishing Cradle of Egypt – a gorgeous mash-up of fulfilling match–3 pleasure and splendid city-builder that will up-end everything you knew about puzzles!

  • NFL Kicker 15 [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Become an NFL Kicker! Choose your favorite team and kick off the ultimate kicker challenge for 2015!

  • NFL Quarterback 15 [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Choose your favorite team and start the official NFL QB challenge for 2015! Get the Super Bowl XLIX Update today!

  • Alertic - Weather Alerts [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Get all the weather alerts into your notifications centre in advance.

  • Toca Hair Salon [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] Cut, color, comb and blow-dry lifelike hair on six different cute characters.

  • Printer Pro - print documents, photos, web pages and email attachments [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $6.99] Print attachments, documents, web pages and more right from your iPhone and iPad to any Wi-Fi or USB printer.

  • iThoughts (mindmap) [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $9.99] iThoughts is a mindmapping tool for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch (Mac version also available.)

  • How to Cook Everything [iOS Universal; On sale for $6.99, down from $9.99] This first-of-its-kind app of the bestselling cookbook—How to Cook Everything® from New York Times columnist Mark Bittman—has 2,000 recipes, 400 how-to illustrations, and a host of features that appeal to cooks on the go.

  • Duet Display [iOS Universal; On sale for $7.99, down from $15.99] Duet Display allows you to use your iPad or iPhone as an extra display. Developed by a team of ex-Apple engineers, duet is the first high performance solution that has zero lag.

OS X Software Discounts

  • ReadKit [OS X; On sale for $2.99, down from $9.99] ReadKit is a full-featured read later and RSS client that supports services from Instapaper, Pocket, Readability, Pinboard, and others.

  • Duplicate File Cleaner - Find and Delete Your Duplicates [OS X; Now free, down from $2.99] Free up GIGABYTES of valuable HD space using Duplicate File Cleaner! Just drag and drop your folders to detect and remove all of your duplicates.

  • LEGO Star Wars Saga [OS X; On sale for $9.99, down from $19.99] Play through a fun Star Wars galaxy that combines the endless customization of LEGO with the epic story from all six episodes of Star Wars.

  • Machinarium [OS X; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] Machinarium is award-winning independent adventure game developed by the makers of Samorost and Botanicula.

  • BioShock Infinite [OS X; On sale for $9.99, down from $29.99] BioShock Infinite puts players in the shoes of U.S. Cavalry veteran turned hired gun Booker DeWitt. Indebted to the wrong people and with his life on the line, DeWitt has only one opportunity to wipe his slate clean.