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OILILIO Fill & Pour Prep Tool for $12

Perfectly Seasoned & Oiled Dishes Are Just a Moment Away!
Expires October 24, 2023 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 47% off

KEY FEATURES

What’s a dish without a little olive oil? Nothing, of course, but now you can take it even further with the OILILIO, an ingenious tool that lets you add your own personal touch of flavor to any oil. Simply add oil to the microwaveable glass container, mix in whatever spices and herbs you’d like, and use the silicon brush to deliver a perfect spread to any dish or pan for your very own gourmet meals.

  • Impress your friends & family w/ delightfully seasoned dishes
  • Oil pans w/o making a mess
  • Fill the OILILIO w/ your favorite sauces, pestos, & more to get a perfect distribution of sauce

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • BPA free
  • Dishwasher safe

Includes

  • OILILIO microwavable glass container
  • Heat resistant silicon brush

Flexbot Hexacopter Kit for $89

This DIY, Arduino-Compatible Copter is Completely Customizable
Expires November 21, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 25% off

KEY FEATURES

There are models, and then there is Flexbot. Flexbot is a DIY helicopter kit, providing all the materials to assemble your own copter and take to the skies! With simple, straightforward construction, and the ability to be controlled directly from your smartphone, Flexbot provides a world of fun for the whole family.

  • Control the Flexbot using the gravity sensors in your smartphone or tablet
  • Personalize your flying experience w/ any design you like
  • Customize your Flexbot further by 3D printing your own additions at home
  • Add new modules using the Arduino compatibility
  • Lower flying noise, remove signals, & more by coding it yourself

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Battery: 500 mAh
  • Arduino compatible
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • MPU-6050 6 Axis sensor
  • Open hardware

Compatibility

  • App compatible with iOS and Android 4.3 or later

Includes

  • 3D printed body
  • Six-axial-sensored pilot
  • 3D printed helmet
  • 3D printed battery capsule
  • Motor of 40,000 r/min
  • Power battery
  • 6 propellors

HYFY Pro: 1-Yr Plan for $25

Integrate Your Team With This High-Quality Screen Recording Extension for Chrome
Expires November 20, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 58% off

KEY FEATURES

Integrate your work with HYFY, the high-quality video screen capture extension for Google Chrome. Just click record and start talking, and when you’re done, share your videos directly to Slack, JIRA, HipChat, or just paste your video URL anywhere you want. HYFY is an outstanding tool for QA, Development, and Support teams who work on bugs and incident reports, teachers or trainers who want to record lesson libraries, or anybody who needs to communicate effectively with a team.

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  • One-click recording removes the hassle of converting or uploading videos
  • HYFY videos are viewable by anyone w/ no additional software required
  • Compatible w/ sharing directly to JIRA, HipChat, Slack, or by just copy & pasting a link
  • New JIRA issues are easy to create w/ browser & screen details from right inside HYFY
  • Existing JIRA issues are easily updated w/ video feedback

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Version 2.1.0
  • Language: English
  • Unlimited videos
  • Unlimited shares
  • Full screen or window recording
  • 30-minute recording time per video
  • Copy/pasteable links
  • Share to HipChat and Slack
  • Share directly to JIRA

Compatibility

  • Google Chrome

SOFTWARE LICENSE DETAILS

  • Length of access: 1 year

Spacebar Monitor Stand & 6-Port USB Hub for $37

The Monitor Stand That Declutters Your Workspace & Charges Your Devices
Expires December 20, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 69% off

KEY FEATURES

The Space Bar declutters your workspace to jumpstart your productivity from your desk up. It features six total ports: four USB 3.0 ports for high-speed syncing and two high-power USB charging ports to juice up your gadgets in a flash. Slide your keyboard into the designated space, place your office knick-knacks in the extra slots, and neatly plug cords into the additional USB ports to make the most of your space, and day.

  • Stow your keyboard & elevate your monitor w/ the sleek platform
  • Use with any monitor up to 30 lb (ex. 27″ iMac)
  • Power your gadgets w/ 2 USB charging ports
  • Sync your devices fast w/ 4 high-speed USB 3.0 ports

PRODUCT SPECS

  • Dimensions: 21.875”L x 6.625”W x 1.75″H
  • Supports up to 30 lb
  • Materials: aluminum, plastic

Includes

  • Space Bar (black)
  • AC adapter

The Big Data & Analytics Master Toolkit for $39

Learn SPSS, Minitab, SAS, & R Studio to Add 4 Essential Analytics Tools to Your Resume
Expires October 11, 2023 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 98% off

KEY FEATURES

Most modern companies put a lot of stock into data when making crucial business decisions. As such, they require employees that understand how to work with mass amounts of data, and effectively analyze it to get a holistic view of the company. These skills aren’t just reserved for analysts, they’re valuable for professionals in any capacity. As such, this bundle presents some of the major data analytics tools in use today: SPSS, Minitab, SAS, and R Studio. With over 201 hours of content, you’ll be more than proficient with these tools and have four new certifications to bolster your resume.

  • Section 1: SPSS
    • Access 6 lectures & 17 hours of content
    • Perform complex data manipulation & analysis w/ simple instructions
    • Explore a wide variety of regression modeling & correlation techniques
  • Section 2: Minitab
    • Access 3 lectures & 18 hours of content
    • Apply Minitab to predictive modeling
    • Learn regression modeling & correlation techniques in Minitab
  • Section 3: SAS
    • Access 5 lectures & 48 hours of content
    • Apply SAS to business analytics & quantitative finance
    • Dive into SAS programming
    • Use SAS Enterprise Miner for predictive modeling
  • Section 4: R Studio
    • Access 5 lectures & 118 hours of content
    • Learn R programming & R Studio to perform essential data science & business analytics tasks
    • Explore R Studio Anova techniques
    • Understand hypothesis testing w/ R

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime access
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

An initiative by IIT IIM Graduates, eduCBA is a leading global provider of skill based education addressing the needs 500,000+ members across 40+ Countries. Our unique step-by-step, online learning model along with amazing 1700+ courses prepared by top notch professionals from the Industry help participants achieve their goals successfully. All our training programs are Job oriented skill based programs demanded by the Industry. At eduCBA, it is a matter of pride to us to make job oriented hands on courses available to anyone, any time and anywhere. Therefore we ensure that you can enroll 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Learn at a time and place, and pace that is of your choice. Plan your study to suit your convenience and schedule.

For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

Kalorik Bluetooth Body Analysis Scale for $37

Track Your Weight, Body Fat, Muscle Mass, & More with This Extensive Scale
Expires November 18, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 15% off

KEY FEATURES

What the typical scale measures: Weight. What the Kalorik Bluetooth Body Analysis Scale measures: Weight, body fat percentage, body water, muscle mass, and suggested calorie consumption. Which sounds better to you? Not to mention this scale syncs with your smartphone to deliver updated information every time you step on. Kalorik is the way to go if you want to stay in shape.

  • Measures weight, body fat, body water, muscle mass, & suggested calorie consumption
  • Syncs w/ smartphones to store up to 10 users’ information w/ automatic user identification
  • Touch sensor technology & health status indicators keep you in tune w/ your body’s health

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Tracks stats for up to 10 users
  • Holds up to 396 lb

Compatibility

  • App compatible with iOS and Android

Includes

  • Kalorik Bluetooth Body Analysis Scale (black)

Oregon Scientific DuoScent Aroma Diffuser for $54

Set the Mood & The Scent with This Luxurious Diffuser and Mood Lighting Duo
Expires December 12, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 63% off

KEY FEATURES

Set a time, set a fragrance, and set a mood with the DuoScent Aroma diffuser. This stylish accent piece hides twin scent chambers, allowing you to alternate between fragrances for luxuriously scented ultra-fine mist to fit your mood and personalize your space. Drift off surrounded by relaxing lavender and wake to energizing citrus, or let rosemary create a productive afternoon and jasmine a romantic evening, without switching cartridges or pouring oils. Its elegant white marble finish also provides a stylish conversation piece with 7-color mood lighting to complement your décor.

  • Produces ultra-fine mist for longer lasting aroma
  • Contains two scent diffusers w/ separate programmable timers
  • Easy-to-use & changeable plug-in aromatic oil cartridges
  • Minimizes wastage w/ programmable timers
  • Fits user’s preference and area of dispersion (10 – 50 m2)
  • Features an elegant marble finish w/ 7-color mood lighting options
  • Includes a sleek, easily-adjustable LCD clock & timer display

PRODUCT SPECS

  • Color: gray
  • Timer: yes
  • AC Adapter: yes
  • Oils not included

Includes

  • DuoScent Aroma Diffuser

Complete PMPĀ® Project Management Certification Training Bundle for $39

Stride Towards A Rewarding Career In Project Management By Preparing for the PMP Certification Exam
Expires December 09, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 96% off

KEY FEATURES

Project Management Professional Certification, or PMP, is a globally recognized project management certification that validates that project managers have the necessary skills to complete projects on time and within budget. In this course, you’ll cover PMP topics, and ensure you have the preparation to ace the certification exam. Project management is a lucrative and growing career path, and a PMP certification will put you right on track!

  • Discuss pre-project set up, initiation, & planning
  • Explore project execution & delivery
  • Understand essential elements of change, control, & communication
  • Use visual demonstrations & multimedia presentations to learn
  • Test your progress w/ quizzes & exam simulators
  • Interact & collaborate w/ other students & Vision Training Systems employees to form study groups & discussions

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: 1 year
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Vision Training Systems believes in quality above all else. Our courses are meticulously created by the industries top team of course developers and certified instructors. Vision only hires the highest level subject matter experts to instruct our courses and the result is a pass rate of 98.4%.

Vision focuses on providing corporations a high quality, customizable solution that gives their employees valuable training that can be done on the go, 24/7. Courses are built with a myriad of features, providing any type of learner with the style of training they need to excel. The Vision learning system includes instructor led lectures, visual demonstrations, multimedia presentations, test simulations, flash cards, educational games, one-on-one support and guaranteed certification.

Vision has become one of the fast growing companies in the IT training space by delivering the highest quality training in the marketplace at a price point far below the competition. Request a free demo and experience the Vision Difference. For more details on this course & instruction, click here.

Massage for Beginners for $19

Learn the Art of Massage with Video Demos, Technique Instruction & Practical Exercises
Expires December 07, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 51% off

KEY FEATURES

This course is an ideal starting point for anybody interested in massage or beauty therapy as a general skill or a career. Whether you want to give massages to friends and family or wish to test the waters of a career in beauty therapy, this course provides the perfect starting point.

  • Get over 1.5 hours of video content (video massage demo for each body part)
  • Understand the nature of massage
  • Learn the health benefits of massage
  • Watch demonstrations of a full body massage
  • Understand the beginning-to-end process
  • Receive practical exercises
  • Receive an aftercare advice template

PRODUCT SPECS

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming
  • Certificate of Attainment
  • Test Certificate (useful for CPD fulfilment)
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

THE EXPERT

Skillsology was founded in 2013 as a brand of the Excel with Business Ltd. group of brands. Based in Shoreditch and part of London’s expanding tech scene, the team is driven by producing quality, curated online courses that help people fulfill their career or personal goals.

SainSmart Jr. Smart RC Control Bounce Jump Stunt Car for $54

Your Smartphone Is the Control For This First-Person, HD Video-Streaming Smart RC Car
Expires December 06, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 5% off

KEY FEATURES

The remote control car is one toy that may just never die. They only keep improving, like this one, toting a 2MP HD camera that streams in real-time to your smartphone so you can actually control the car with your phone. It’s like you’re actually behind the steering wheel!

  • Controlled w/ your iOS or Android smartphone & streams real-time HD video
  • Jumps over 2.5′ high & always lands back on its wheels
  • Supports 90 degree or 180 degree rapid steering
  • Equipped w/ high brightness LED lights for night time driving

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Search “Paierge WiFi” on Google Play or App Store to download app to control the car
  • Dimensions: 7.48″ x 5.51″ x 4.33″
  • 2 MP HD camera
  • Frequency: 2.4G
  • Jumping height: 80cm
  • Jumping length: 60cm-70cm
  • Charge time: 45 min
  • Car battery: 3.7V 250mAh lipo battery

Compatibility

  • iOS
  • Android

Includes

  • SainSmart Jr. Smart RC Control Bounce Jump Stunt Car
  • USB charging cable
  • 2 spare rubber feet
  • User manual

SMFX Bias Lighting Quick Strip for $15

Soften Screen Glare & Improve Your Home’s Ambiance With This Peel & Stick Lighting Strip
Expires December 05, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 20% off

KEY FEATURES

We tend to underrate the effect light has on our work and living spaces. The flexible SmartFX LED Bias Lighting Quick Strip is a simple and affordable way to introduce modern lighting design into your home and office. Place it behind your screens or monitors to reduce eye fatigue and improve picture quality, or add a soothing decorative element to any room in your home!

  • Soften glare & bring out the color in your screens by placing it behind your screens
  • Pick between 7 colors, or cycle through all of them at varying speeds to create a contemporary light show
  • Set the mood or highlight an area of your home or office
  • Install w/ a simple peel-&-stick

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • 7 color choices

Compatibility

  • SMFX app is compatible with iOS and Android

Includes

  • SMFX Bias Lighting Quick Strip

OSTraining Developer Bootcamp: Lifetime Subscription for $59

Learn from Experts with 3000+ Video Tutorials & Monthly Web Design Books
Expires November 19, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 97% off

KEY FEATURES

Become a pro web developer with a lifetime of guidance from OSTraining. With instruction from experts in their fields and unlimited access to an enormous library of trainings, you’ll learn to build and launch amazing websites using open source platforms like WordPress with languages like JavaScript, HTML, and more. These platforms allow you to build, launch, and manage professional looking website for pennies on the dollar. And guess what? You don’t even have to know a line of code to get your website up and running, but you’ll learn that too.

Organizations that trust in OSTraining include: Apple, George Washington University, U.S Department of Education & Pfizer

  • Watch 3000+ videos on WordPress, JavaScript, Drupal, Joomla, SEO, HTML, CSS, PHP & more
  • Gain access to 1 new additional class every week
  • Receive printable certificates upon each course completion
  • Learn from only the best & most experienced instructors
  • Utilize Joomla’s 10,000+ extensions & templates to build fully functional websites
  • Master WordPress, the most popular platform used on the Web today
  • Build sites w/ Drupal, the intuitive software used by large organizations like WhiteHouse.gov, Sony & more

Note: promotion available to new OSTraining students only.

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

OSTraining takes great pride in their teaching staff. All staff members are both web designers and teachers, having worked as professional web designers, but also with college or K-12 teaching experience.

Meet the teachers here.

Sticky Password Premium: Lifetime Subscription for $29

Access Your Info Securely & Quickly Across All Your Devices
Expires December 03, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 80% off

KEY FEATURES

No need to struggle with remembering long and complicated passwords, Sticky Password is your award-winning password management and form filler solution, available for Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android. This lifetime Sticky Password Premium subscription protects your online identity by providing strong encrypted passwords for all your accounts, managed by a single master password known by you, and only you.

  • Create strong, unique passwords, whenever & wherever you need them, on all of your devices
  • Enjoy premium quality security for your all of your passwords & personal information
  • Automatically log-in to recognized sites
  • Choose between cloud-based or local storage for your password library
  • Fill out online forms instantly w/ saved information
  • Trusted technology — millions of people protected

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Sticky Password for Windows/iOS/Android Languages: German, Czech, French, Russian, Ukrainian, Japanese, English
  • Sticky Password for Mac available in English, German, Czech, French, Russian

Compatibility

  • Windows XP and later
  • Mac OS X 10.7 and later
  • Android 2.1 and later
  • iOS 7 and later
  • Internet connection for download

SOFTWARE LICENSE DETAILS

  • Length of access: lifetime
  • Updates included
  • Restrictions: for new customers only, 1 license covers all devices

Computer Hacker Professional Certification Package for $59

Leap Towards a Career in Ethical Hacking with 60+ Hours of Prep Toward CISM, CISA, & More Certification Exams
Expires December 02, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 96% off

KEY FEATURES

There is a huge demand for ethical hackers, tech professionals specially hired to hack a company or organization’s network in order to expose security flaws. This course will give you the material and training you need to pass any of five professional hacker certifications. Certifications as a Certified Ethical Hacker, Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator, Certified Information Security Manager, Certified Information Systems Auditor, or Certified Information Systems Security Professional will look great on a resume and may even help you score a high-paying IT job.

  • Learn how to breach wireless network security w/ 60+ hours of training
  • Understand how to handle digital evidence within legal standards
  • Use Access Data’s Forensic Toolkit, EnCase, & other special steps to review data whilst leaving all evidence intact
  • Learn how to implement an Info Risk Assessment Process & integrate enterprise business objectives w/ info security policies
  • Discover IT Strategy & information systems maintenance practices
  • Develop a comprehensive suite of skills that will ensure you are more productive and efficient at work
  • Receive free technical support 24/5 via email, telephone or online chat

Note: Exams are not included in this course

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: 1 year
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Free technical support available 24/5 via email, telephone and online chat
  • Limit: 1 for you, unlimited as gifts

Compatibility

  • Mac
  • iPhone
  • iPad
  • Windows 7 or later
  • Android
  • Browser Supported: Internet Explorer 8 or later, Google Chrome, Safari 8, Mozilla Firefox

Note: If using Apple Safari, you must change your preferences. For more information, click here.

THE EXPERT

Vizualcoaching is an institution of passionate and talented educationists who support over 300,000 students all over the world.
The institution consists of over 180 individuals all specialising in their own aspects of combining education with technology. For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

SAM Inventor Kit for $129

Draw Out the Inventors In Your Family With This DIY STEM Education Kit
Expires November 01, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 7% off

KEY FEATURES

There is an inventor within all of us, waiting to be ushered into the light, and with the SAM Inventor Kit kids of all ages can find this piece of themselves. Equipped with 4 specially selected wireless blocks, and coupled with a free instructional app, you’ll be able to master Morse code, make electronic songs, design alarm systems, give voices to your drawings, and much more. The best part? Even more STEM activities await you online!

  • Complete STEM activities & access a library of more opportunities w/ your SAM Blocks online
  • Create both physically & online using the free SAM app
  • Use your SAM Blocks to control your computer’s mouse, keyboard, speakers, & camera
  • Connect your SAM Blocks to external services like Twitter, Facebook, IFTTT, & MIDI
  • Add custom features to your projects & practice JavaScript w/ the code module

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Best for ages 7-12

Includes

  • Light sensor
  • Tilt sensor
  • DC motor
  • Buzzer
  • Micro USB charging cable
  • Bluetooth 4.0 dongle
  • Motor attachment

Compatibility

  • Free SAM app is compatible with Windows 8.1 or later, and Mac OS X 10.9 or later

Windscribe VPN: 1-Yr Subscription for $19

Hello, Private Browsing! Protect Your Browser & Your Desktop with This Complete VPN
Expires November 30, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 82% off

KEY FEATURES

Windscribe is not just a VPN, it’s a desktop application and browser extension that work together to protect your online privacy, unblock websites, and remove ads and trackers that follow you across the websites you visit every day. Never mess with confusing settings and options menus again, our minimalist applications are designed to be turned on once, and forgotten about.

  • Mask your physical location from 3rd parties with an encrypted tunnel
  • Never see most ads again
  • Access geo-blocked content, including US Netflix
  • Torrent securely and share files without worrying about your ISP snooping on you
  • Use on all your devices simultaneously
  • Best-in-industry firewall that protects you in case of connectivity loss, which is superior to a “killswitch”
  • We take your privacy seriously: emails are optional, and we have a strict zero logging policy
  • Earn money sharing links with your friends

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Version 1.58
  • Unlimited devices
  • Updates included

Compatibility

  • Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
  • OS X 10.8 or later
  • Linux

SOFTWARE LICENSE DETAILS

  • Length of access: 1 year
  • Updates included
  • Unlimited devices

Technology Career Success Program: 6 Month Access for $49

Train For the Technology Career of Your Dreams With An Expertly Designed Education Program
Expires December 24, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 95% off

KEY FEATURES

The tech sector is booming and there are more high-paying jobs available in more fields than ever. In order to have the skills you need to land these high paying jobs in technology you need a program that gives you a training path from start to finish. With this program, you’ll choose from 24 technology career paths and follow a course curriculum specially curated by experts in that field. From complete novice to 6-figure earning industry veteran, this program will give you all the tools to succeed.

  • Get 6 months all-access to the Technology Career Success Program
  • Choose from 24 specially curated career tracks to advance your technology career
  • Train for your dream job w/ instruction guides, video courses, hands-on exercises, quiz modules, course transcripts, & more
  • Learn from vetted experts w/ real industry experience

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: 6 months
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Career paths include:
    • Coding
    • C Programming
    • Java Programming
    • Python Programming
    • iOS Programming
    • Android Programming
    • SQL Programming
    • PL/SQL Programming
    • COBOL Programming
    • AIX Systems Administration
    • Linux Systems Administration
    • SAP BusinessObjects Reporting
    • Data Center Management
    • I/O
    • Storage
    • ITIL Certification
    • ITSM ISO/IEC 20000 Certification
    • COBIT 5 Foundation Certification
    • Networking
    • Oracle Database Administration
    • Oracle RAC Specialist
    • Oracle Enterprise Cloud Control Manager
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Development
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Administration

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

At GogoTraining, their mission is to help you master the world by unlocking your full potential. They do that by working with technology masters to create curriculum paths in key technologies. These paths allow you to jump in at the level that is right for you so you can master the technology. For more details on these courses and instructors, click here.

Coding for Kids: Game Development for $19

Begin to Code With These 2 Live Web Seminars
Expires November 23, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 95% off

Coding For Kids 1: Scratch for Beginners

KEY FEATURES

Coding has never been a more valuable and lucrative skill than it is today, and kids of all ages will benefit from this interactive webinar. Over these live lessons you’ll learn how to code with Scratch and build a real, functional game.

  • Access 8 live lessons, 3 hours per week
  • Explore the simple programming environment, Scratch
  • Understand basic coding controls
  • Learn how to draw patterns using Scratch
  • Build a game w/ Sprite

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: 1 month
  • Access options: web streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: beginner

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Live Web Academy offers live lessons from professionals along with fully interactive bonus Q & A sessions.

For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

Coding For Kids 2: Scratch Games for Kids

KEY FEATURES

Computers are everywhere, shouldn’t you learn how to “think” like one? That’s exactly what knowing how to code allows you to do, and in this course, you’ll begin your coding odyssey by learning the simple programming environment, Scratch.

  • Access 8 live lessons, 3 hours per week
  • Code quick, simple games
  • Build racing games, maze games, & arcade games
  • Learn how to connect levels & populate games w/ characters

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: 1 month
  • Access options: web streaming
  • Certification of completion included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: beginner

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Live Web Academy offers live lessons from professionals along with fully interactive bonus Q & A sessions.

For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

The Ultra Web Hosting Starter Kit for $49

1 Year of Hosting, 1 Free Domain, an SSL Certificate All Make Unlimited Bandwidth & Storage That Much Sweeter
Expires November 22, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 68% off

KEY FEATURES

If you’re starting a website, you’re going to want to do it right; with this kit from Viviotech. This hosting plan offers unlimited domains, storage, and bandwidth, while also providing you with an SSL certificate – typically $150/yr – absolutely free. You also get a .com domain name free, as well. Everything you need to effectively launch your website.

  • Get simple hosting for WordPress, Magneto, Joomla, Drupal, & much more
  • Build additional websites w/ unlimited domains, unlimited RAID 10 storage, & unlimited bandwidth on 1 shared IP
  • Use a single cPanel login to keep more organized
  • Secure your sites w/ password protected directories, IP Deny Manager, hotlink protection & more
  • Develop efficiently w/ support for PHP, Ruby & Python + free SSH/shell access
  • Access an unlimited number of MySQL databases
  • Enjoy a number of advanced tools like CloudLinux protection, custom Apache handlers & much more

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Unlimited domains
  • Unlimited RAID 10 storage
  • Unlimited bandwidth
  • 1 shared IP
  • Single cPanel login

Compatibility

  • Internet required

SOFTWARE LICENSE DETAILS

  • Length of access: 1 year
  • SSL Certificate
  • 1 .com domain

Pay What You Want: DIY Hardware & Internet of Things eBook Bundle for $1

From 3D Printers to Robots to Raspberry Pi & More, This 9-Book Bundle Is Packed With Constructive Fun
Expires November 21, 2016 23:59 PST
Buy now and get 99% off

Building a RepRap 3D Printer

KEY FEATURES

3D printers are already shaping the future in health care, architecture, and many other industries, and their applications are only growing. RepRap has made the first generation of low-cost 3D printers, lowering the barriers to entry for other aspiring engineers. In this course, you’ll learn how to build a 3D printer for yourself, and calibrate and adjust it perfectly.

  • Access over 2 hours of content 24/7
  • Understand the evolution of RepRap & the dynamics of open hardware innovation
  • Quickly assemble an i3 Berlin 3D printer
  • Safely connect all the cables & calibrate your 3D printer for perfect 3D prints
  • Become familiar w/ the most important 3D-print settings in Slic3r
  • Get to know the different print materials & how to make multimaterial objects
  • Explore KISSlicer & Cura path generator
  • Experiment with alternative solutions & software
  • Troubleshoot and prevent printing problems w/ ease

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Bram de Vries is a mechanical engineer and social scientist dedicated to open hardware. He has previously worked at Demotech (www.youtube.com/user/DemotechDesign), developing pro-poor technologies in Guatemala, Ethiopia, and India.

The overarching aim of his work is to open up innovations and make them accessible. For the last four years, his focus has moved from water pumps to open source 3D printing. He also tutors Blender courses.

Morris Winkler is a software developer from Germany and has worked for several years on mobile computing platforms. He also helped create the Arm processor port for the Debian/GNU operating system. From 2004 to 2010, he worked in Barcelona, Spain, with Xarxa Sense Fils to create a co-operative Internet service provider and helped cover the Catalan capital with a freely accessible wireless network. The project has since joined Guifi.net, the biggest Open Access wireless network on the European continent. In 2011, he began to use open source hardware for 3D Printing, and in 2012 started a company with Bram de Vries to support enthusiasts and newcomers to the scene. Since then, he has developed an enhanced version of the Prusa i3 3D Printer and follows a few other projects based around open source 3D printing.

For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

Learning ROS for Robotics Programming: Second Edition

KEY FEATURES

ROS is a collection of tools, libraries, and conventions that simplifies the robot building process. Moreover, ROS encourages collaborative robotics software development, allowing you to connect and collaborate with experts and other hobbyists. In this example-rich book, you’ll learn the ROS framework and get the help you need to build your own robot applications in a simulated environment.

  • Install a complete ROS Hydro system w/ 458 pages of content
  • Create ROS packages & metapackages, using & debugging them in real time
  • Build, handle, & debug ROS nodes
  • Design your 3D robot model & simulate it in a virtual environment within Gazebo
  • Give your robots the power of sight using cameras, & calibrate & perform computer vision tasks with them
  • Generate & adapt the navigation stack to work with your robot
  • Integrate different sensors like Range Laser, Arduino, & Kinect w/ your robot
  • Visualize & process Point Cloud information from different sensors
  • Control & plan motion of robotic arms w/ multiple joints using MoveIt

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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Enrique Fernández has a PhD in computer engineering from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and is a senior robotics engineer currently working at Clearpath Robotics, Inc. He did his MSc master’s thesis in 2009 on SLAM. Enrique addresses the problem of path planning for autonomous underwater gliders (AUGs) in his PhD thesis, which was presented in 2013. During that period, he also worked on Computer Vision, AI, and other robotics topics, such as inertial navigation systems and Visual SLAM at the CIRS/ViCOROB Research Lab of the University of Girona for AUVs. He also participated in the Student Autonomous Underwater Challenge, Europe (SAUC-E) in 2012 and collaborated in the 2013 edition; in the 2012 edition, he was awarded a prize.

After his PhD, Enrique joined PAL Robotics in June 2013 as a senior robotics engineer in the Autonomous Navigation department. There, he developed software for REEM, REEM-C, and mobile-based robots and also for corresponding projects, such as Stockbot, using the ROS framework intensively. He worked on motion planning (path planning and control for mobile robots), robot localization, and SLAM. Recently, in 2015, he joined Clearpath Robotics, Inc. to work as a senior autonomy developer on SLAM, within the Autonomy department.

From an academic perspective, Enrique has published several conference papers and publications, two of them on the International Conference of Robotics and Automation (ICRA), in 2011. He is also an author of chapters of a few books and a previous book about ROS, Learning ROS for Robotics Programming by Packt Publishing. His MSc master’s thesis was about the FastSLAM algorithm for indoor robots using a SICK laser scanner and the wheel odometry of a Pioneer differential platform. His PhD thesis contributed path planning algorithms and tools for AUGs. He also has experience with electronics and embedded systems such as PC104 and Arduino. His background covers SLAM, Computer Vision, path planning, optimization, and robotics and artificial intelligence in general.

For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

Raspberry Pi Blueprints

KEY FEATURES

Raspberry Pi enables users to create their very own hardware and software projects with relatively little complication. It can do anything a regular desktop computer to do, from browsing the internet to word processing and playing games. This book is packed with 10 interesting hardware projects that will introduce you to all the basics of using the Raspberry Pi as you explore just how powerful this single-board computer really is.

  • Design electronics circuits using a range of standard components w/ 284 pages of content
  • Install & configure an operating system on your Raspberry Pi
  • Interact w/ electronic circuits & hardware using software libraries
  • Write efficient Python applications to control hardware & process data
  • Build professional-quality enclosures using a range of construction methods
  • Implement best practices to be able to power your projects while on the go
  • Configure Linux to run your applications at specific times
  • Make your applications interact w/ online data & communication services

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Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this e-book: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Dan Nixon is a software and electronics engineer living in the north of England. He has past experience of creating software for data analysis, process control, and business intelligence applications. In most of these projects, Python was one of the main languages used.

Dan previously authored another book on the uses of the Raspberry Pi, called Raspberry Pi Blueprints, and has worked on many personal projects that use both Python and the Raspberry Pi. For more details on this course and instructor, click here.

Arduino Wearable Projects

KEY FEATURES

If you’re interested in designing and building your own wearables, the Arduino platform is perfect for you. With this e-book, you’ll learn to create your own wearable projects by mastering different electronic components–such as LEDs and sensors–then applying your learnings through practical projects. You’ll consolidate your new skills in your final project, utilizing all the concepts you’ve learned to create a smartwatch complete with fitness tracking, Internet-based notifications, GPS, and time-telling.

  • Develop a basic understanding of wearable computing w/ 218 pages of content
  • Learn about Arduino & compatible prototyping platforms suitable for creating wearables
  • Understand the design process surrounding the creation of wearable objects
  • Gain insight into materials suitable for developing wearable projects
  • Design & create projects w/ various kinds of electronic components: interactive bike gloves, GPRS locator watch, etc.
  • Dive into programming for interactivity
  • Learn how to connect & interface wearables w/ Bluetooth & Wi-Fi
  • Get your hands dirty w/ your own personalized designs

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  • Length of time users can access this e-book: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required
  • Basic knowledge of Arduino programming recommended

THE EXPERT

Tony Olsson is an Arduino enthusiast and author of this e-book. For more details on the course and instructor, click here.

Getting Started with Python & Raspberry Pi

KEY FEATURES

The Raspberry Pi is one the most popular single board computers for hobbyists and beginner programmers. Its natural counterpart is Python, a powerful general-purpose programming language that most experts agree is an ideal first language. Over this book, you’ll learn how to set up your Raspberry Pi with the proper equipment, before performing Python tasks like interfacing with hardware, GUI programming, and much more.

  • Access 5 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn the fundamentals of Python scripting & application programming
  • Design user-friendly command-line & graphical user interfaces
  • Gain a step-by-step guide to learning Python programming w/ the Raspberry Pi
  • Interact w/ electronics & physical devices
  • Debug applications efficiently

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Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required

THE EXPERT

Packt’s mission is to help the world put software to work in new ways, through the delivery of effective learning and information services to IT professionals. Working towards that vision, it has published over 3,000 books and videos so far, providing IT professionals with the actionable knowledge they need to get the job done–whether that’s specific learning on an emerging technology or optimizing key skills in more established tools.

Arduino by Example

KEY FEATURES

Arduino by Example is a project-oriented guide to help you fully utilize the power of one of the world’s most powerful open source platforms, Arduino. This book demonstrates three projects ranging from a home automation project involving your lighting system to a simple robotic project to a touch sensor project. You will first learn the basic concepts such as how to get started with the Arduino, then develop the practical skills needed to successfully build Arduino-powered projects with real-life impact.

  • Master use of the Arduino inside & out w/ 242 pages of content
  • Integrate sensors to gather & effectively display environmental data
  • Add Bluetooth, Wi-Fi & other modules to allow the Arduino to communicate & send data between devices
  • Build automated projects to learn complex algorithms that mimic biological locomotion
  • Create simple servers to facilitate communication
  • Maximize the Arduino’s capabilities w/ Python, Processing & other programming tools
  • Practice & learn basic programming etiquette

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Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: intermediate

Compatibility

  • Internet required (for download)
  • Working Arduino system required
  • Some programming background required (ideally in C/C++)
  • Basic knowledge of Arduino recommended

THE EXPERT

Adith Jagadish Boloor is a mechanical engineering student at Purdue University. He is passionate about robotics, computer-aided design, rapid prototyping, and the Internet of Things, and seeks to pass on his knowledge through his Arduino e-book. For more details on the e-book and instructor, click here.

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Internet of Things with Arduino Blueprints

KEY FEATURES

Arduino is the ideal platform with which to experiment on Internet of Things projects, and this e-book the ideal medium through which to learn. You’ll work through eight projects that will teach you how to assemble devices that communicate with one another, access data over the Internet, store and retrieve data, and interact with users. These projects also serve as blueprints for any other IoT projects you hope to tackle in the future.

  • Build Internet-based Arduino devices to secure your home w/ 210 pages of content
  • Connect sensors and actuators to the Arduino & access Internet data
  • Make a powerful Internet-controlled relay w/ an embedded web server to monitor & control home appliances
  • Build a portable Wi-Fi signal strength sensor to give haptic feedback about signal strength to the user
  • Measure water flow speed & volume w/ liquid flow sensors and record real-time readings
  • Set up motion-activated Arduino security cameras & upload images to the cloud
  • Implement real-time data logging of a solar panel voltage w/ Arduino cloud connectors
  • Track locations w/ GPS & upload location data to the cloud
  • Control a garage door light w/ your Twitter feed
  • Control infrared enabled devices w/ IR remote & Arduino

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Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this e-book: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required
  • Basic knowledge of electronics recommended

THE EXPERT

Pradeeka Seneviratne is a software engineer with over 10 years of experience in computer programming and systems designing. He loves programming embedded systems such as Arduino and Raspberry Pi, and is currently a full-time software engineer who works with highly scalable technologies. Previously, he worked as a software engineer for several IT infrastructure and technology servicing companies, and was also a teacher for information technology and Arduino development. For more details on the course and instructor, click here.

Arduino iOS Blueprints

KEY FEATURES

Arduino has become a widely adopted platform for its easy usability and flexibility, and iOS devices are nothing if not ubiquitous. Dive into this comprehensive project-based book, master the art of integrating the two, and learn how to build devices that are highly useful in everyday life. You’ll learn how to control Arduino using an iPhone or iPad, understand the different components that interact with the Arduino–digital and analog I/O, Wi-Fi shields, and more–and master iOS development essentials in the process.

  • Design circuits w/ Arduino using sensors & actuators w/ 240 pages of content
  • Write code to handle analog & digital sensors w/ commonly used protocols: OneWire, I2C, SPI & more
  • Store data on SD Card & in EEPROM
  • Build iOS applications using the MCV pattern & the UIKit components
  • Allow your applications to control Arduino and its hooked-up devices
  • Manage TCP/IP, UDP, and Bluetooth BLE communication between Arduino & iOS devices
  • Make your iOS application utilize the sensors available in iOS devices, including the accelerometer, gyroscope & compass
  • Develop iOS applications that use iBeacons

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels

Compatibility

  • Internet required
  • Basic knowledge of Arduino & iOS development required

THE EXPERT

Fabrizio Boco started learning about electronics when he was a teen, and began programming in 1980. He holds a degree in electronic engineering and is currently a freelance IT manager and architect with over 20 years of experience consulting for private and public companies in Italy. He has been an iOS developer since 2009, and has designed and developed Arduino Manager–an iOS, Mac OS X, and Android application that can be used to control Arduino (and Arduino-compatible) boards. For more details on the course and instructor, click here.

Arduino Android Blueprints

KEY FEATURES

Learn to build interactive electronic devices controllable from any Android device by working through a series of projects. Each project is explained in a step-by-step fashion, starting with the required components and hardware assembly instructions, meaning following along is easy even for beginners. Whether you’re configuring an app to display tweets or controlling basic functions of the Arduino board, you’ll consolidate your knowledge of all things Arduino and get up to speed in no time.

  • Build Wi-Fi or Bluetooth-controlled Arduino systems w/ 250 pages of content
  • Make a weather measurement station that can be monitored from Android
  • Build a smart power switch that can be controlled via Wi-Fi from Android
  • Monitor your home remotely with a wireless security camera
  • Control a servo motor w/ Bluetooth Low Energy using your phone’s gyroscope
  • Open or close a door using voice controls or NFC
  • Control a mobile robot using Bluetooth Low Energy

PRODUCT SPECS

Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this e-book: lifetime
  • Access options: download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: intermediate

Compatibility

  • Internet required
  • Basic electronics & programming experience required

THE EXPERT

Marco Schwartz is an electrical engineer, entrepreneur, and blogger. His interests gravitate around electronics, home automation, the Arduino and Raspberry Pi platforms, open source hardware projects, and 3D printing. Meanwhile, Stefan Buttigieg is a medical doctor, mobile developer, and entrepreneur. He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in health informatics and is the founder of MD Geeks, an online community at the intersection of healthcare and information technology. For more details on the course and instructor, click here.

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