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Discounted CleanMyMac 3 with Gemini 2 Space Saving Bundle - Deal Alert

CleanMyMac 3 with Gemini 2 in tow is like a professional cleaning team for Mac: CleanMyMac 3 cleans your system, and Gemini 2 removes your duplicate files. The result is gigabytes of newly recovered space on your Mac. Right now you'll...

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48% off ZeroLemon ToughJuice USB-C 30000mAh Power Bank Charger for Apple MacBook, iPhone, Google Pixel XL, Samsung & More - Deal Alert

World's Toughest USB-C/Type-C External Battery Pack @ 30000mAh Capacity. Charges the iPhone 6s 11 times, the iPhone 6s Plus/Galaxy S7/LG G5/HTC One/Nexus 6P 7 times or MacBook once.

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15% off Zeceen Metal USB Lightning Cable, Virtually Indestructible and Weather Resistant - Deal Alert

This cable comes with a sturdy Zinc alloy Connector and a high-strength yet fully flexible stainless steel jacket spring wire – a design that promises not to disintegrate even under extreme conditions like bad weather or rough...

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There's Still Time! Go Here For Last Minute Deals That Will Ship Fast - Deal Alert

Amazon ships fast, so head to their "last minute deals" page and pick yourself some winners right now, before the 2-day shipping window closes for good.

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Best Deals of the Week, October 24th - October 28th - Deal Alert

Check out this roundup of the best deals on gadgets, gear and other cool stuff we have found this week, the week of October 24th. All items are highly rated, and dramatically discounted.

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19% off HooToo Shuttle Type C Hub With Charging, HDMI Output, Card Reader, 3 USB 3.0 Ports - Deal Alert

Charge or power your laptop while connecting multiple peripherals, transferring data, or even extending/mirroring your screen to an external display in 4k. This all-in-one adapter is currently discounted 19% on Amazon.

Cable Matters

44% off Cable Matters USB-C to HDMI / VGA / Ethernet / USB Multiport 4K UHD Adapter (Thunderbolt 3 Port Compatible) - Deal Alert

Connect More with Cable Matters USB-C Products One Port Wonder The Cable Matters USB-C HDMI / VGA Multiport Adapter with Ethernet is an essential companion for a computer or tablet with USB-C. Connect to a Gigabit network,...

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66% off CrossOver, and Run Windows Apps On Your Mac - Deal Alert

It’s no secret that Windows, Mac, and Linux are the three major operating systems dominating the market today—and that their incompatibility often creates issues for users. For the inevitable moments when you need to use a Windows app...

Java desktop development with Qt Jambi

Take a walk on the client side with Qt Jambi -- an alternative to Swing and Java 2D for developing rich, cross-platform desktop-application interfaces.

A do-it-yourself framework for grid computing

Large-scale grid computing frameworks can be successfully used to build computational grid infrastructures, but their sophistication can also be a barrier for software designers experimenting with entry-level grid computing. This...

Microsoft dropping Java in Mac, Unix Explorer

November 23, 1998 -- Microsoft on Friday said it will comply with a court order to make changes to Windows 98, Internet Explorer 4.0, and its Java software developer kit, bringing each into compatibility with Sun Microsystems's Java...

Designing a cross-platform look and feel with Java

An important piece of the "Write Once, Run Anywhere" puzzle is creating the GUI for your Java applets and applications. The ability to design the interface for your app once -- and run it anywhere -- offers relief to developers...

A Java IDE written entirely in Java

This summer Roaster Technologies released the well-received Roaster 3. Like the previous releases, its integrated development environment (IDE) still ran only under the MacOS. With Release 4 the plan was to support Windows, Unix and...

Four Mac-based IDEs compared: Which should you choose?

It has been said that there are three categories of computer users: those who use a Mac, those who wish they used a Mac, and those who just don't know any better. In the past 18 months, as Mac-hosted Java development tools have...

WWDC: Apple's future rests on cross-platform development

San Jose, CA (May 13, 1997) -- Top executives of financially-troubled Apple Computer Inc. spelled out the company's strategy for securing the future of the Macintosh systems platform at Apple's World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC)...

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