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Lamicall iPad standTrying to use your iPad with a Bluetooth keyboard? Give your eyes a rest by propping up your iPad with sturdy tablet stand.

On sale today for $16.14 (77% off its list price), the Lamicall iPad stand holds tablets with screens up to 13 inches, and its adjustable arm can tilt your iPad to just the right angle.

The aluminum alloy tablet stand boasts non-slip rubber pads to hold your iPad in place, perfect for keeping your iPad safe and secure. Read More

Kodak Photo Printer Dock PD-450Most of us never bother to print out our latest photos—after all, they’re all sitting there on our iPhones and Android phones, ready to be flashed on our massive touchscreen displays. But what if a relative wants an actual printed-out picture? Luckily, you can return to the golden age of glossies with help from Kodak.

On sale today only for $99.99 (that’s 29% off its list price), the Kodak Photo Printer Dock PD-450 turns your iPhone and Android phone snapshots into gorgeous 4-by-6 prints, no PC or Mac required. Read More

Anker SoundCore Bluetooth speakerOne of the most popular—not to mention snazziest—portable Bluetooth speakers on Amazon just got a massive price cut, but not for long.

On sale today only for $26.99 (a whopping 66% off its list price), the Anker SoundCore Bluetooth speaker boasts stereo sound and an impressive 24 hours of battery life. Just pair it via Bluetooth with your iPhone or Android phone, then stream your music from up to 66 feet away. Read More

Amazon Prime DayRejoice, bargain hunters! Amazon’s annual Prime Day is today, and there are dozens of enticing deals for Prime-subscribed shoppers, ranging from 4K TVs and smart assistants to giant hard drives and portable battery packs.

The deals are only good for today, July 11, 2017, and you’ll need to be an Amazon Prime member to snap up the bargains. Not a Prime member? No worries; you can sign up right here for a one-month free trial.

I’ve gathered a big list of the best Prime Day deals I’ve found so far, and I’ll be adding to the list throughout the day.

Remember, many of these deals will either sell out or expire as the day wears on. If you see a bargain you like, better act quickly! Read More

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