Selling software and apps: from password managers to online courses
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It’s always raining deals and discounts every Memorial Day, but people tend to overlook the fact that they can save on digital essentials on that day, too. While you’re shopping for kitchen utensils and mattresses over the holidays, don’t forget to save money on apps and software, too. From cloud storage to e-learning platforms to password managers, here are 10 essential apps on sale through May 31.
There’s no need to pay recurring fees for cloud storage with this service, which offers 1TB of online real estate for life. You are free to download, access and share anything with no size limit, and files are encrypted whether at rest or in transfer. It’s originally $2700, but it’s on sale for $139.99.
Be the hero of your family with this advanced ad blocker that eliminates annoying ads, pop-ups and video ads from connected devices, hides your data from trackers and activity analyzers and protects your children from inappropriate content and for adults. With this plan, you can connect it to up to nine devices. A lifetime subscription usually costs $129, but you can get it on sale for just $29.99.
You can finally browse your TBR list with this app that condenses titles into micro-books – both text and audio – that you can consume in 12 minutes or less. A subscription gets you three new titles per month, but you also have the option to select any book you want, and the 12min team will synthesize it into a short but comprehensive micro-book. Usually $399, a premium subscription is on sale for $29.
Viewers are constantly inundated with an overwhelming number of options when it comes to entertainment, but fortunately SelectTV is here to bring them all together. It searches, updates and manages over two million video links every day, so you can spend less time searching and more time watching. Originally $478, a lifetime subscription is on sale for $79 for a limited time.
You may never have to pay top dollar for a flight again with this tool that lets you discover cheap airfare deals around the clock. With its help, you can expect to save an average of $200 to $500 for each flight ticket booked. A premium membership can go up to $5,000, but you can list it for just $29.99.
Enjoy lifelong learning with this bundle that offers subscriptions to Rosetta Stone, an award-winning language learning platform, and StackSkills, an online learning site that lets you learn the skills the most requested today. Rosetta Stone is designed to get you speaking any language you want in no time, while StackSkills will help teach you over 1,000 topics. Grab lifetime subscriptions to both for just $199 (MSRP $1794).
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This password manager is designed to ensure that no one else has access to your data by storing your sensitive information only on your device. It offers cross-platform compatibility, cloud synchronization, and most importantly, high-level encryption. Formerly $79, a lifetime subscription is on sale for $24.99.
This app is able to identify over 14,000 plant species with just a photo, and also provides practical advice on how to improve your plant care routine. Having a green thumb has never been easier. A lifetime subscription usually costs $59, but you can pick it up on sale for $19.99.
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Developed to take the guesswork out of investing, Tykr helps you find and evaluate potential investment vehicles in seconds. It also offers educational resources that will teach you how to reduce risk and maximize profits when investing in the stock market. Normally $900, a lifetime subscription is on sale for $119.
Improve your skills and get lifetime access to essential Microsoft Office programs with this bundle. As well as taking advantage of all that Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams, OneNote, Publisher and Access have to offer, you’ll also benefit from expert-led MBA and finance training to help boost your career. Usually $947, it’s on sale for $59.99.
Prices subject to change.