Hump Day Deals: Google App Sale, Cheap SSDs, Free Dick Smith Vouchers

Hump Day Deals: Google App Sale, Cheap SSDs, Free Dick Smith Vouchers

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include free $10 Dick Smith vouchers, cheap Samsung storage products and Google’s “End Of August” app sale. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.

  • The Google Play store has slashed the price of a handful of Android apps as part of the prematurely named “End Of August” sale. Discounted apps include Planets Pack, SwiftKey, textPlus and Sports Dream Team. Click here to see the full range.
  • Foxtel Play has beefed up its channel lineup with BBC First, Lifestyle Food, Lifestyle Home and Crime + Investigation. This brings the total to 50 live and 53 on demand channels. Click here for more information.
  • Participating in Sydney’s City2Surf this weekend? Burger joint Grill’d is offering a free “recovery burger” to all entrants. Simply enter your details, including your City2Surf registration number, and a voucher will be emailed to you on Monday 11 August. The voucher can be redeemed until the end of the month. [Via OzBargain]
  • The Sims FreePlay has added a fresh update that’s all about fine dining. New content includes lobster dinner, head chefs, first class table service and a grand Piano. Click here and here for the iOS and Android versions, respectively.
  • Shopping Express is throwing a clearance sale on Samsung storage products. Deals include the Samsung 840 EVO Series 120GB Solid State Drive for $84 (RRP: $179), Samsung 840 EVO Series 1TB Solid State Drive for $470 (RRP: $999) and the Samsung 32GB microSD Card Pro Series Class 10 for $25.95 (RRP: $53). The deal includes free shipping.
  • Dick Smith is offering $10 vouchers with any purchase over $50 when customers use the discount code ‘DS29520’. The voucher to use any time before 13 August 2014. [Via OzBargain]
  • Here’s a deal for our South Australian readers: Hungry Jack’s is selling cheeseburgers for just $1. The deal is only available in participating SA stores between 12pm and 1pm daily.
  • For everyone else, here are Hungry Jack’s latest discount vouchers, which should work nationwide. Click here to print off a copy!
  • has reduced the price of its Shiraz All Star Dozen pack (RRP: $210) to $75 — or $6.29 per bottle. The All Star case includes three bottles of Crackerjack Shiraz 2013, four bottles of Malindi Clare Valley Shiraz 2011 and a single bottle of St Hallett Gamekeepers Barossa Shiraz 2013, Grant Burge Batch 28 Shiraz 2013, Peter Lehmann Back to Back Barossa Shiraz 2012, Tatachilla ‘Classic’ McLaren Vale Shiraz 2012 and Wolf Blass Eaglehawk Shiraz 2013. The deal also comes with free delivery.
  • Looking for an affordable smartphone? You can find some great deals on end-of-life/budget models over at our cheap phones guide.
  • For those who missed today’s post, McDonald’s now home delivers to select suburbs around Australia. Orders are made through MenuLog and there’s a $25 minimum. While this isn’t technically a “deal” you do save on time and petrol. Click here for more info.
  • This week’s Humble Bundle focuses on sci-fi games. Pay a $1 and you’ll receive Q.U.B.E., early access to Cosmic DJ and Velocity Ultra. Customers who pay between $6 and $9 will also get Strike Vector, Strike Suit Infinity and The Fall. Pay $15 or more, you’ll also get The Last Federation. As always, you can choose who gets the lion’s share of your money: Humble Bundle, the developers or the nominated charity. Also check out this week’s Humble Mobile Bundle/a>.
  • Target is still running its half-price clearance sale, with a variety of products slashed by 50%. This includes selected clothes and underwear, fashion accessories, bathroom products and kitchenware. A further 25% has also been knocked off women’s clothing. Click here to see the deals.
  • Each Wednesday, ALDI runs a ‘Special Buys’ sale on a range of heavily discounted items. Today’s deals focus on dental products, home appliances and bathroom products. Click here to see the full range of deals.
  • JB Hi-Fi is still offering three TV box sets for the price of two. The deal includes DVDs and Blu-rays.
  • Fancy shoe store Tony Bianco is throwing a clearance sale to see out the winter with up to $100 off select items including heels, flats, sandals, boots, purses and fashion accessories.
  • You can currently get Wing Commander 3: Heart of the Tiger from Origin for free. If you’ve not played this classic space combat game, give it a shot!
  • DealDirect is throwing a one day toy & sports sale. Products include NERF guns, jumping castles, trampolines, scooters and exercise bikes.

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