Take Advantage of Monday's Best Amazon Deals

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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, August 7.

Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers, including Amazon, and may receive a small percentage of any sale. But we only get commission on items you buy and don’t return, so we’re only happy if you’re happy. Good luck deal hunting!

GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

Garmin Nuvi 2589LMT GPS (Certified Refurbished) for $98.95 (list price $199.99)

AmazonBasics Micro Bluetooth Speaker - White for $11.15 (list price $19.99)

AmazonBasics Shockproof and Waterproof Bluetooth Wireless Speaker for $16.49 (list price $34.99)

GAMDIAS HERMES Lite Mechanical Gaming Combo with N-key Rollover Keyboard & 4000 DPI Mouse (GKC1002) for $50.12 (list price $69.99)

Oculus Rift + Touch Virtual Reality System for $399.00 (list price $499.00)

ASUS Chromebook C300SA Compact 13.3 Inch (Intel Celeron, 4GB, 16GB eMMC, Black) for $197.95 (list price $229.00)

TP-Link AC1200 Wireless Wi-Fi Dual Band Fast Ethernet Router (Archer C50) for $39.99 (list price $49.99)

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive 64GB for iPhone and iPad, Black/Silver, (SDIX30N-064G-GN6NN) for $51.16 (list price $79.99)

Nikon D3400 24.2 MP DSLR Camera with 18-55mm VR Lens Kit 1571B (Black) - (Certified Refurbished) for $379.00 (list price $646.95)

Optoma HD142X 1080p 3000 Lumens 3D DLP Home Theater Projector for $547.31 (list price $999.00)

iPhone 7 Case, Caseology [Skyfall Series] Transparent Clear Slim Scratch Resistant Protective Cover Air Space Technology [Rose Gold] for Apple iPhone 7 (2016) for $13.99 (list price $24.99)

Samsung Gear S2 Smartwatch - Silver for $179.99 (list price $259.99)

KITCHEN 

Pre Seasoned Cast Iron Skillet (12.5 inch) by Utopia Kitchen for $22.94 (list price $99.99)

SKYROKU 6.6lb/3kg Digital Kitchen Food Scale Multifunction Pocket Scale with LCD Display (Silver) for $5.69 (list price $14.99)

HQY Best Rabbit Wine Opener Corkscrew With An Extra Corkscrew Worm/Spiral, Luxury Golden for $23.83 (list price $99.99)

COSORI Slow Cooker with Programmable Cook, Digital Timer, Stainless Steel Oval Shaped, 6.5 Quart for $39.99 (list price $109.99)

Baking Sheet Set Nonstick, 3-Piece by Boxiki Kitchen | Non-Stick Steel Commercial Bakers Sheet Pans | Cookie Baking Molds With Silicone Handles for $38.96 (list price $59.99)

Colander Set - 2 Collapsible Colanders (Strainers) Set By Comfify - Includes 2 Folding Strainers Sizes 8" - 2 Quart and 9.5" - 3 Quart Blue and Grey for $12.99 (list price $29.99)

Glass Carafe with Drip-Free Lid by Comfify - 60 oz Glass Carafe for Chilled Beverages w/ Stainless Steel Lid, Perfect Pitcher for Iced Tea, Juices, Cold Water, Iced Coffee, Sangria and More for $20.49 (list price $39.99)

Cuisinart ICE-21 1.5 Quart Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream Maker (White) for $49.16 (list price $110.00)

Beasea 3-Cavity Silicone Ice Pop Molds Funny Popsicle Mold Ice Cream Mould, DIY Candy Chocolate Soap Jelly Moulds Tray with 50 Wooden Sticks for $12.99 (list price $21.99)

Yzakka 750W Travel Foldable Electric Kettle Tea- Dual Voltage - Dry Protection, Overheat Protection & Convenient Storage Outdoor Camping Teapot (Blue) for $42.49 (list price $54.99)

24-Piece Kids Baking Set by Boxiki Kitchen | Muffin Pan, 6 Silicone Cupcake Liners, 10 Cookie Cutters, Spatula, Egg Whisk, Mini Measuring Cup and 4 Measuring Spoons for $16.74 (list price $34.00)

FoodSaver Dragonn Automatic Vacuum Sealer Fresh Food Sealing System with Starter Bags Included for $64.99 (list price $120.00)

HOME

Safavieh Hudson Shag Collection SGH281C Navy and Ivory Area Rug, 9 feet by 12 feet (9' x 12') for $363.10 (list price $891.00)

Thirstystone Round White Marble/Gold Edged Coasters (Set of 4), Multicolor for $18.99 (list price $25.00)

Framed Art Print, 'Le Chien (The Dog)' by Pablo Picasso: Outer Size 15 x 13" for $79.00 (list price $99.95)

Umbra Aquala Bamboo Bathtub Caddy, Natural for $34.99 (list price $38.67)

Design House 519736 Ajax 3 Light Vanity Light, Bronze for $68.47 (list price $101.99)

Elementary EVA Shower Curtain 70Wx72L for $17.99 (list price $30.00)

Organize It All Metro 4-Tier Shelf for $25.72 (list price $60.84)

Organize It All Shelf with Towel Rack for $14.88 (list price $25.00)

6 Piece 1500 Thread Count Egyptian Quality Deep Pocket Bed Sheet Set - 2 EXTRA PILLOW CASES, GREAT VALUE - Queen, Gray for $20.50 (list price $31.00)

Homelegance 3228-12 Bookcase Shelves, Brown/Black for $199.67 (list price $269.00)

LINKWELL 18"x18" Shabby Chic Blue Plane Airplane Design Draft Drawings Burlap Cushion Covers Pillow Case (CC1150) for $12.99 (list price $24.99)

BOON Knitted Tweed Throw Couch Cover Blanket, 50" x 60", Jo Joba Yellow for $33.25 (list price $41.25)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY 

Baebody Eye Gel for Dark Circles, Puffiness, Wrinkles and Bags. - The Most Effective Anti-Aging Eye Gel for Under and Around Eyes - 1.7 fl oz for $23.95 (list price $55.00)

Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day Liquid Hand Soap, Lemon Verbena, 12.5 fl oz for $3.29 (list price $6.92)

Chandrika Bath and Body Ayurvedic Bar Soap (Pack of 10) (75gm / 2.64 oz) for $10.43 (list price $12.99)

Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunscreen, Broad Spectrum Spf 45, 3 Fl. Oz., Pack Of 2 for $11.99 (list price $14.99)

Claire-ity Skincare 25% Vitamin C Serum with Hyaluronic Acid and Vitamin E, Best Organic Anti-Aging Serum for Face and Eye Treatment (1 fl. oz) for $15.74 (list price $29.99)

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser, For all skin types, 16-Ounce Bottles (Pack of 2) for $15.18 (list price $27.98)

Electric Toothbrush, Oral-B Pro 7000 SmartSeries Black Electronic Power Rechargeable Toothbrush with Bluetooth Connectivity Powered by Braun for $129.96 (list price $219.99)

Arm & Hammer Advance White Extreme Whitening Baking Soda and Peroxide Toothpaste, 6 Ounce, Twin Pack for $5.99 (list price $8.49)

Wahl Elite Pro High Performance Haircut Kit #79602 for $39.97 (list price $82.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Westcott 8" Straight Titanium Bonded Scissors, Grey/Yellow, 2 Pack for $6.30 (list price $14.77)

JanSport Unisex High Stakes Multi Agate Skies Backpack for $33.60 (list price $37.00)

Sharpie Pocket Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count for $4.97 (list price $12.86)

OnUpgo Chalkboard Labels - 90 Premium Reusable Chalkboard Stickers with 3MM White Chalk Marker for Labeling Jars, Parties, Craft Rooms, Weddings and Organize Your Home & Kitchen for $7.99 (list price $19.99)

Etyhf 20 Pack Wooden Rulers Student Rulers Wood School Rulers Measuring Ruler Office Rulers,2 Scale,30 cm and 12 Inch for $11.99 (list price $18.99)

AmazonBasics 3-Ring Binder, 1 Inch - 4-Pack (White) for $7.99 (list price $9.99)

Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12 Count for $5.39 (list price $7.65)

Rubbermaid Regeneration Plastic Letter Tray 6 Pack (86028) for $12.79 (list price $15.99)

Westcott 12" TrimAir Titanium Wood Guillotine Paper Trimmer with Anti-Microbial Protection for $30.38 (list price $37.97)

eBoot 2 Sheet Neon Index Tabs Flags Sticky Note for Page Marker, 200 Pieces for $5.87 (list price $10.87)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

LED Camping Lantern Flashlights Camping Equipment - Great for Emergency, Tent Light, Backpacking, 4 Pack Gift Set for $16.99 (list price $69.99)

G4Free Outdoor Camping pan Hiking Cookware Backpacking Cooking Picnic Bowl Pot Pan Set 4 Piece Camping Cookware Mess Kit(4 PCS-Green) for $18.99 (list price $35.99)

Pacific Breeze Easy Up Beach Tent for $69.99 (list price $99.99)

4ucycling Raincoat Easy Carry Wind Rain Jacket Poncho Coat Outdoor,Black one Size,Updated Version for $13.59 (list price $39.99)

eBags Crew Cooler II (Blue Yonder) for $34.99 (list price $49.99)

ProDive Dry Top Snorkel Set with Tempered Glass Diving Mask, Watertight and Anti-Fog Lens and Waterproof Gear Bag for $29.99 (list price $39.99)

RapidCycle GRAND-20sp Shimano Tiagra Aluminum Road Bike (700CC, 53CM Frame) for $609.60 (list price $762.00)

Wind tor Blue Camping Envelope Sleeping Bags with Compression Bag Lightweight Traveling Hiking for $26.99 (list price $49.99)

OMID Snorkel Mask, Detachable Ornamental Pieces Liquid Silicone Double-skirt and Strap Dive Masks for Snorkeling & Scuba Diving for $17.99 (list price $59.99)

TOOLS

INTEY Multi Plier Stainless Steel 11 in 1 Multitool Knife Foldable Needlenose Pliers With Carry Case for $16.29 (list price $39.99)

Waxed Canvas Heavy Duty Shop Apron With Pockets Adjustable up to XXL for Men and Women - Texas Canvas Wares for $33.95 (list price $54.95)

Tacklife WM01 Classic Wood Moisture Meter with LCD to Measure the Percentage of Water in Firewood,Furniture, Floor, Cordwood and Trees,Range 0~99.9% for $16.97 (list price $39.99)

Syntus 60 in 1 Precision Screwdriver Set with 56 Bit Magnetic Screwdriver Kit Electronics Repair Tool Kit for iPhone, Tablet, Macbook, Xbox, Cellphone, PC, Game Console, Yellow for $13.99 (list price $28.99)

Vastar 102 Piece Home Repair Tool Kit, General Household Tool Kit for Home Maintenance with Plastic Toolbox Storage Case for $42.49 (list price $108.99)

Bodyguard Tire Pressure Gauge 100PSI - Large 2" Dial for Readability - Heavy Duty Air Pressure Tire Gauge Best for Car, Motorcycle,Bicycle,SUV - 5 Free Valve Caps for $14.89 (list price $58.99)

Porter Cable PXCMF220VW 20-Gallon Portable Air Compressor for $289.99 (list price $349.99)

Stanley Powerlock 25ft Tape Rule for $9.98 (list price $20.80)

Etekcity Lasergrip 1080 Non-contact Digital Laser Infrared Thermometer Temperature Gun -58℉~1022℉ (-50℃~550℃), Yellow and Black for $17.68 (list price $45.99)

Bosch Bare-Tool JSH180B 18-Volt Lithium-Ion Jig Saw for $99.00 (list price $155.99)

Black & Decker BDERO100 Random Orbit Sander, 5-Inch for $24.99 (list price $26.99)

Homak HA01024152 24Drawer Parts Organizer, Black for $36.57 (list price $48.19)

Amazon's Best Cyber Monday Deals on Tablets, Wireless Headphones, Kitchen Appliances, and More

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Cyber Monday has arrived, and with it comes some amazing deals. This sale is the one to watch if you are looking to get low prices on the latest Echo Dot, Fire Tablet, video games, Instant Pots, or 4K TVs. Even if you already took advantage of sales during Black Friday or Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday still has plenty to offer, especially on Amazon. We've compiled some the best deals out there on tech, computers, and kitchen appliances so you don't have to waste your time browsing.

Computers and tablets

Amazon

- Amazon Fire HD 10 Tablet 64GB; $120 (save $70)

- Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet 64GB; $84 (save $35)

- HP Pavilion x360 14 Convertible 2-in-1 Laptop; $646 (save $114)

- HP Pavilion Desktop, 10th Gen Intel Core i3-10100 Processor; $469 (save $81)

- Acer Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop; $973 (save $177)

Headphones and speakers

Beats/Amazon

- Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones; $200 (save $100)

- Sony Bluetooth Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones; $278 (save $72)

- JBL LIVE Wireless Headphones; $100 (save $30)

- JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker; $120 (save $10)

- Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II; $79 (save $50)

- Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones; $200 (save $50)

Video Games

Sony

- Watch Dogs Legion; $30 (save $30)

- Marvel's Avengers; $27 (save $33)

- Ghost of Tsushima; $40 (save $20)

- The Last of Us Part II; $30 (save $30)

TECH, GADGETS, AND TVS

Samsung/Amazon

- Amazon Fire TV Stick; $30 (save $20)

- Echo Show 8; $65 (save $65)

- Nixplay Digital Picture Frame; $115 (save $65)

- eufy Smart Doorbell; $90 (save $30)

- Samsung 75-Inch Class Crystal 4K Smart TV; $898 (save $300)

home and Kitchen

Ninja/Amazon

- T-fal 17-Piece Cookware Set; $124 (save $56)

- Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Curved Round Chef's Oven; $180 (save $136)

- Ninja Foodi 10-in-1 Convection Toaster Oven; $195 (save $105)

- Roborock E4 Robot Vacuum Cleaner; $189 (save $111)

- Instant Pot Max Pressure Cooker 9 in 1; $80 (save $120)

- Shark IZ362H Cordless Anti-Allergen Lightweight Stick Vacuum; $170 (save $110)

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Language-Learning Programs, VPN Services, and More Are an Additional 40 Percent Off During Cyber Monday

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The days following Thanksgiving are a great time for deals, but you’re not always in the market for a big-screen TV or the latest toy craze. For those less tangible needs, like VPN services, cloud storage programs, and language-learning software, you’ll want to act on this deal that will get you an additional 40 percent off when you apply the code CMSAVE40 at checkout. Check out how much you can save on the nine products below.

1. Xsplit Vcam // Lifetime Subscription (Windows); $12 (76 percent off w/code CMSAVE40)

This Windows-compatible program allows you to easily manipulate the background on your video calls by replacing it entirely or blurring elements for privacy purposes.

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2. Mondly // Lifetime Subscription (All Languages); $56 (97 percent off w/ CMSAVE40)

Pick from up to 33 languages to learn with a lifetime subscription to Mondly. According to the company, Mondly uses state-of-the-art speech recognition software and "knows how to listen to your words and phrases and only gives positive feedback if you speak clearly and correctly."

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3. Thunderdrive Cloud Storage // Lifetime Subscription; $35 (97 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

Create folders, manage files, and share private links from any device with this 2TB cloud storage plan that’s six times faster than Amazon storage.

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4. Picastock Premium Fonts And Graphics // Lifetime Subscription; $59 (88 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

If you’re looking to make your work really stand out, you’ll want to snag this subscription to premium fonts, graphic templates, and illustrations for just $59. Best of all, any work you produce is easily compatible with Photoshop and other image editing tools.

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5. Degoo Premium // Lifetime 10tb Backup Plan; $89 (98 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

Never lose or delete a memory again with this lifetime data storage plan that’s perfect for image and video storage and sharing.

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6. Whitesmoke Grammar Checker // Lifetime Subscription (Business Plan); $60 (96 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

A lot of communication is digital these days, and if you’re not using the best resources, you could be embarrassing yourself with poor grammar. Put your best foot forward with this grammar, spelling, style, and punctuation checker fit for MS Office, GMail, and all browsers.

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7. Hushed Private Phone Line // Lifetime Subscription; $60 (60 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

Keep your anonymity with this private phone line that Tech Crunch called, “A viable, more lightweight alternative to something like Google Voice.”

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8. Memrise Language Learning // Lifetime Subscription; $60 (57 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

Learning a new language can be tough, but the Memrise method aims to relieve that struggle with a listen-and-learn tactic that teaches language in real-world contexts.

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9. Nordpass Password Manager // One-Year Subscription; $18 (99 Percent Off W/ CMSAVE40)

Keep track of all your passwords in one safe, encrypted place with this app. Not only will they be easy to find should you ever forget one, but it also comes with an auto-fill feature, just in case you don't want to even bother memorizing anything.

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