Technology Gifts 2016 - Technology Gift Guide Roundup

All Items are Sorted by Price - Most Expensive to Least Expensive

Epson Home Cinema 2045

Epson Home Cinema 2045

Description: Bring the big-screen home with stunning, 2D and 3D 1080p images up to 300-inches. Featuring wireless streaming via Miracast and Intel WiDi, this projector provides movie and gaming buffs with an immersive holiday entertainment experience. Offering up to 3x Higher Color Brightness than competitive models, Epson 3LCD projectors ensure vibrant images. The projector features up to 35,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, advanced image processing, plus 2200 lumens of color brightness and 2200 lumens of white brightness.

Price: $849.00 Visit the Website

KEF EGG Wireless Digital Music System

KEF EGG Wireless Digital Music System

Description: Streaming tracks wirelessly over Bluetooth aptX® or bringing your favorite TV shows and video games to life, the KEF EGG Wireless Digital Music System is a complete ‘plug-and-play’ system that features a built-in amp and DAC. It’s distinctive elliptical cabinets also house KEF’s award-winning Uni-Q driver array which allows you to enjoy your music with the depth, clarity and detail of true high resolution sound that KEF is known for. It also comes complete with a remove control for easy navigation and is available in three contemporary finishes: Gloss Black, Pure White and Frosted Blue.

Price: $499.99 Visit the Website

Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank

Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank

Description: This holiday season, give the gift that keeps on giving. The Epson® WorkForce® ET-4550 EcoTank all-in-one comes loaded and ready with up to two years of ink in the box - enough to print up to 11,000 black/8,500 color pages, and equivalent to about 50 ink cartridge sets. It delivers an unbeatable combination of convenience and value, with ultra low-cost replacement ink bottles and innovative refillable ink tanks. It's ready when you are – with the freedom to print in color. Powered by PrecisionCore®, the ET-4550 delivers high-speed, laser-quality black text. Plus, auto 2-sided printing, 30-page Auto Document Feeder, and easy wireless printing from tablets and smartphones.

Price: $499.00 Visit the Website

MUO Wireless Speaker By KEF

MUO Wireless Speaker by KEF

Description: Created by KEF in collaboration with award-winning designer Ross Lovegrove, the MUO wireless speaker inherits its sculptural aesthetic from the unique visual style of the Muon, making it the only sub-$500 contemporary audio product to draw its design language directly from a high-end luxury product costing six figures! Thanks to a clever new compact version of KEF’s legendary Uni-Q ‘point source’ driver array and a powerful new bass radiator, the MUO fills any room with stunningly accurate sound whose HF definition and LF extension far exceed the limits of ordinary portable speakers. Along with the sophisticated digital-to-analogue converter and other high order internal components, these innovative drivers are mounted within an immensely rigid inner molding encased in an acoustically inert aluminum shell. Streaming your tracks via Bluetooth aptX, you’ll be astonished by the sweet, natural treble, fluid midrange and clean, tightly controlled bass. MUO is available now in Light Silver, Neptune Blue, Storm Grey, Sunset Orange, Horizon Gold, and Brilliant Rose.

Price: $349.99 Visit the Website

KEF Q100 Bookshelf Speakers

KEF Q100 Bookshelf Speakers

Description: Whether as main speakers, music speakers for your study or family room, rear speakers in a home theatre system or general purpose speakers for multi-room set-ups, the KEF Q100 bookshelf speakers open up a world of audiophile quality sound at a surprisingly affordable price. The Q100s deliver all the benefits of KEF’s award-winning Uni-Q ‘point source’ configuration, creating an exceptionally accurate and intricate sound image that is dispersed evenly throughout the room, allowing listening to become a shared experience. The Q100 bookshelf speakers are available now.

Price: $299.99 Visit the Website

Epson PictureMate PM-400

Epson PictureMate PM-400

Description: Present the photo lovers in your life with the ultimate personal photo lab. The PM-400 boasts a small footprint and high-speed processing power for hours of holiday memory viewing. This lightweight printer delivers beautiful borderless 4" x 6" and 5" x 7" photos. Featuring wireless printing, plus Wi-Fi Direct®, it prints from your iPad®, iPhone®, tablet or smartphone. Use the 2.7" color display to preview photos. The PM-400 prints 4" x 6" photos in as fast as 36 seconds. Get stacks of photos with convenient Print Packs (includes ink cartridge and 100 sheets of 4” x 6” photo paper). Photos are smudge, scratch, water and fade resistant and last up to 200 years.

Price: $249.99 Visit the Website

Tado° Smart AC Control Regulates Your AC Unit, While Saving Energy And Money

the tado Smart AC Control gives any smartphone the ultimate remote control function.

Description: The tado° Smart AC Control regulates your wall, window, or portable AC unit using geolocation technology, which automatically adjusts the temperature based on your location and daily routines. tado° gives your smartphone the ultimate remote feature to control your home's temperature from anywhere, preventing any unused energy while you’re away from home! The best part - tado° saves users an average of $500 per year. Now what dad doesn't love that! tado° is available at major retailers like Amazon, Home Depot, Best Buy, and Brookstone.

Price: $179.00 Visit the Website

Soundcast VG1

Soundcast VG1

Description: A Bluetooth speaker engineered for high definition portable sound, the VG1 boasts superb quality throughout including shock absorbing and waterproofing, striking the perfect balance for indoor and outdoor listening enjoyment. Crafted with premium 2" aluminum drivers which include powerful neodymium magnets, a rear-firing weighted bass radiator and digital sound processing, audio translates remarkably full through an ultra-portable, light 1 lb. package. The VG1 also works with Siri for hands-free control, features a built-in microphone for conference calls and volume can be easily adjusted or a track can be paused via on-board controls. Impressively rich and full as a solo unit, the Auto Bluetooth pairing feature allows two VG1 units to seamlessly connect and play at a 30 foot range for up to 15 hours with rechargeable battery, filling a room, backyard pool party or indoor/outdoor setting with crisp, clear sound.

Price: $150.00 Visit the Website

Epson Expression Premium XP-630 Small-in-One

Epson Expression Premium XP-630 Small-in-One All-in-One Printer

Description: An ultra-slim, ultra-powerful tool for DIYers, photo enthusiasts and crafters. Print wirelessly and transform your holiday Facebook photos into custom coloring book pages, stationary and more with Epson Creative Print. Save time with auto 2-sided printing; or print 4" x 6" photos in as fast as 20 seconds. Easily print from your iPad®, iPhone®, tablet or smartphone — with or without a router — at home or on the go. The XP-630 prints vivid, borderless photos up to 8" x 10", and provides dedicated trays for printing photos and DVDs. Other features include a 2.7" LCD, plus built-in USB and card slots3 for PC-free printing. And, you can easily print Facebook® photos, coloring books and more with Epson's Creative Print App.

Price: $149.00 Visit the Website

Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

Atlec Lansing's LifeJacket 2

Description: The Altec Lansing iMW577 Life Jacket 2 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker features great sound, voice confirmation, and an onboard microphone for clear, hands-free communication. The rugged jacket is IP67 Waterproof/Dustproof/Shockproof rated and it FLOATS! With 16 hours of battery life and power bank capability you can remotely charge your smartphone anywhere and rock out all day long. For more information visit www.alteclansing.com

Price: $140.00 to $149.99 Visit the Website

Samsung SmartCam HD Plus

Always stay connected to your home with the Samsung SmartCam HD Plus. Innovative features such as Two-Way Talk, Advanced Audio & Motion Detection, and True Day & Night allow you to look after your home from anywhere in the world.

Description: The Samsung SmartCam HD Plus is Samsung Techwin's next generation home monitoring camera. By simply downloading the free Samsung SmartCam app for Android or Apple’s iOS, users will be equipped with the tools needed to remotely monitor their businesses, homes or pets from any location. Additionally, the Samsung SmartCam HD Plus touts advanced features, such as 130 degree ultra-wide angle lens, 1080p HD streaming, night vision capabilities up to 32 feet and up to 128 GB of video storage for an comprehensive view of any vicinity.

Price: $139.99 to $189.99 Visit the Website

Thunderbolt 3 To Dual DisplayPort Adapter

StarTech.com Introduces Thunderbolt™ 3 to Dual DisplayPort

Description: The new Thunderbolt 3 to Dual DisplayPort Adapter offers revolutionary video bandwidth and simplicity by supporting two uncompressed 4K 60HZ (4096 x 2160) monitors, that’s nearly 16 million more pixels than an HDTV, from a single Thunderbolt 3 port. The adapter is Thunderbolt 3 port powered eliminating the need for AC adapters or Y-cables that clutter the desktop. The Thunderbolt 3 to Dual DisplayPort Adapter does not require additional device drivers and does not lose video quality by splitting one DisplayPort 1.2 video stream or using lossy compression algorithms. The Thunderbolt 3 to Dual DisplayPort Adapter is ideal for consumers, gamers, business professionals, and media creators who desire multiple displays with astonishing resolution, contrast, and color depth to see photos, videos, games, applications, and text with amazing detail.

Price: $99.99 Visit the Website

Adventure HD™ 5200 By Cobra

Adventure HD 5200 by Cobra

Description: The Adventure HD 5200 by Cobra is the latest lineup of efficient and affordable action-sports cameras. This new action camera records the action in up to 1080P HD video and is displayed on 1.5 inch viewing screen to allow users to relive the glory. Designed with adventure in mind the unit includes a waterproof case and bracket and also comes with a wall charger, USB cable and additional accessories and mounts to get started.

Price: $99.99 Visit the Website

KEF M100 Hi-Fi Earphones

KEF M100 Hi-Fi Earphones

Description: KEF’s M100 Hi-Fi Earphones combine KEF’s design innovation and precision engineering with an in-ear form that is comfortable and lightweight to provide true high resolution sound while on the move. Its aluminium 'race-track' casing is precision machined with diamond-cut chamfered edges, and comes in four cool finishes to choose from: Racing Blue, Sunset Orange, Titanium Grey and Champagne Gold.

Price: $99.99 Visit the Website

Circle With Disney

Circle with Disney

Description: World’s first custom monitoring system to protect your family on the Internet. The device pairs wirelessly with router and instantly detects devices paired with local Wi-Fi network including: smart phones, gaming systems, laptops, tablets, smart TVs, etc. The companion Circle with Disney app (currently available for iOS 8 or later), gives parents full control over which content is viewed and the time spent on each device. Through the dashboard, parents can create unique profiles for each family member with specific parental control settings such as: Time Limits – Allows for complete control of screen time usage between a variety of apps, platforms and web-based programs. Bedtime™ – Automatically disconnects and reconnects devices from Wi-Fi at scheduled times. Filter – Set individual age and interest filters for each family member. Pause – Ability to turn off and turn on network Wi-Fi at any time Intuitive insights allow parents to track and compare online usage from week to week, month to month, per site, by interest or category. Security at its core, Circle uses end-to-end encryption and ARP spoofing to keep data secure.

Price: $99.00 Visit the Website

Casio Fx-9860GII

Casio fx-9860GII

Description: Casio’s fx-9860GII advanced graphing calculators are the perfect accessory for students in higher level classes like pre-algebra, calculus, science and more. Equipped with a large screen and a new LCD backlight for superior visibility, The fx-9860GII its natural textbook display shows expressions and results exactly as they’d appear in a textbook. The fx-9860GII is available in pink or gray at retailers nationwide.

Price: $79.99 Visit the Website

Dog & Bone: Wetsuit Case

Dog & Bone: Wetsuit Case

Description: Newly designed screen-less waterproof, drop proof, and shockproof case for the iPhone •Patented waterproof technology with complete touch capability •Designed to be 14% slimmer (11.9mm) than the original version •Military certified rating (810G) and highest level of protection from water and dirt (IP68) •Made from silicone, polycarbonate, and rubber for a triple layer of shock protection •Features a rubber bumper for added grip and style •Allows complete access to ports and controls •Newly designed case features 2 pieces for ease and speed of assembly •Compatible with Dog & Bone’s Wetsuit Bone Guard, an impact glass screen protector with the highest standard of impact screen protection (9H) •Available in Electric Orange, Blackest Black, and Silvertail for the iPhone 6s/6

Price: $79.95 Visit the Website

Caseco Duo Connect Series

Caseco Duo Connect Case

Description: As the first combination of its kind, the Duo Connect Series is a military-tested phone case coupled with the world’s smallest universal car mount. The drop-proof case has a built-in magnetic ring that secures to the Core 360º mount in seconds, offering superior protection and hands-free driving, and won’t demagnetize credit cards. Priced at $69.99, available for both the iPhone 6/6S and the iPhone 6/6S Plus.

Price: $69.99 Visit the Website

House Of Marley: CHANT™ BT

House of Marley: CHANT™ BT

Description: Fluid and flawless portability, with Bluetooth® convenience, sustainable craftsmanship and improved bass response all add up to a sound that’s pure fire •Bluetooth® speaker featuring 1x 5w - 2” driver with passive radiator •Compatible with hundreds of Bluetooth®-enabled devices as well as AUX and RCA inputs •Built-in microphone transforms speaker into a speakerphone for hands-free calls and operations •Allows for double pairing with two additional units for true stereo sound •Made from earth-friendly exclusive REWIND™ fabric and blended eco-plastic and aluminum housings with natural bamboo detailing •Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery provides 8 hours of wireless playback •Includes carabineer clip from recyclable aluminum for portability •Available in Black, Navy and Green

Price: $69.99 Visit the Website

House Of Marley: Rebel BT

House of Marley: Rebel BT

Description: Over-ear comfort Bluetooth® headphones with minimalist design and unmatched acoustics at an affordable price •Equipped with Bluetooth 4 to sync with your favorite Bluetooth devices •A2DP stereo audio and powerful 40mm drivers •Wireless controls on right ear-cup with integrated microphone •Includes removable cable with mic and single button remote •Rechargeable lithium-ion battery provides up to 8hrs of continuous play •Luxe padding and a Regrind™ silicone rubber headband made of recycled materials for ultimate comfort and grip •Housings molded with blended materials primarily based on bio-mass and eco-plastics •Available in Black, Grey and Navy

Price: $69.99 Visit the Website

Dog & Bone: LockSmart

Dog & Bone: LockSmart

Description: World’s first patented Bluetooth padlock provides a keyless and trackable solution for protecting valuables, easily controlled by an app •Tough, waterproof padlock allows users to conveniently lock and access belongings without physical keys and complicated codes •Simultaneously manage multiple locks from anywhere in the world, granting shared access to other users or removing access in an instant •Track lock activity in the app, displayed as username, date and time of use •Offers the highest Bluetooth security standard (128-bit advanced encryption) •Unlock the padlock using Touch ID, tapping the icon, or entering a passcode •Features a rechargeable custom cell lithium-ion battery, providing up to 2 years of power or as many as 3,000 opens before recharging •Battery power management within the app •Features a micro USB tucked in the weatherproof seal for convenient charging •Made from hardened steel and die-cast Zamak-3 Zinc Alloy •LockSmart: Available in steel with red accents •Mini LockSmart: Available in aqua, black, and red

Price: $69.95 to $89.95 Visit the Website

COVR Photo IPhone Cases With A Build In Lens

COVR Photo

Description: The only case on the market with a built-in camera lens, COVR Photo is offering a completely new way to take photos and videos using a smartphone. Created by award-winning photographer, Thomas Hurst, COVR Photo iPhone cases allow users to capture moments naturally by taking photos and videos one-handed while holding the smartphone from a horizontal angle. Available for the iPhone 5/5S, iPhone 6/6S and iPhone SE, features include: • Patented sliding feature– Allows users to shoot similar to holding a remote control, or slide the COVR lens back and take pictures or videos with the regular iPhone camera lens. • Built-in Lens– COVR Photo is the only iPhone case with a built-in lens. • Protective case– Shock absorbent rubber core and a hard outer shell provides durability and protection without the bulk and weight. • Mobile app– The free COVR Photo app complements the COVR case by redirecting pictures through the COVR Photo lens as well as allows you to adjust focus, exposure and formatting.

Price: $59.95 Visit the Website

NOTTI

NOTTI Group

Description: NOTTI connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth, and illuminates your space with a different color of light when you receive an incoming call, SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook update, IFTTT notifications, etc.. Notti can make waking up for school that much easier since it also serves as a wake up alarm light, and can sync to your music. The NOTTI can also be customized with your choice of colors to reflect apps and calls!

Price: $49.99 Visit the Website

Dog & Bone: Splash Case

Dog & Bone: Splash Case

Description: Stylish and slim drop proof smartphone case with tempered glass screen for the Samsung Galaxy S7 •Features a military certified rating (810G) and is approximately 10mm slim •Features a tempered glass impact screen protection of the world’s highest impact screen standard (9H) •Utilizes a 2-part design, employing a bumper for added shock and scratch protection •Drop proof and shockproof up to 6.6 feet •Allows complete access to ports and controls •Available in Clear/Orange, Clear/Black, Clear/Pink, Clear/Purple

Price: $44.95 Visit the Website

Eyn Case Featuring NFL And NCAA Team Logos

Denver Broncos eyn case

Description: The new NFL & NCAA iPhone 6 eyn cases, which stands for “everything you need”, comes complete with the same features that made the original design a must-have iPhone accessory. Its compact design and easily accessible ‘wallet’ allows fans to breeze through strict security by carrying just their phone, ticket, credit card and some cash. Sports fans can now leave their bulky purse or wallet at home and store all of their necessities in one place. The eyn case also offers protection for your phone if dropped and stays securely shut to keep all your essentials safe. Making the eyn case even more useful, the inside storage department has an attached mirror giving users a resource for last minute touch ups. The case also doubles as a stand when the storage compartment is open - great for watching your favorite team’s highlights or easy navigation to the stadium on your iPhone. And for those who want to treat it as a mini purse, the included wrist strap allows for easy carrying.

Price: $39.99 Visit the Website

Ditto By Simple Matters

Ditto by Simple Matters

Description: Imagine a world where you and your readers can put your phone away to enjoy every moment, without missing what’s important—select calls, messages or even social media updates. Ditto is a discreet waterproof device that allows you to customize how you stay connected without constantly checking the phone (or having it on you). Ditto can be slipped into a jean pocket, clipped on a strap (even a bra strap) or worn on a band and works for everyday life, staying fit and at work. The device will vibrate when all (or just the important) texts, calls, emails and other notifications come through. It will also alert you if you’re about to leave your smartphone behind, say at the gym or restaurant, and can serve as a silent morning alarm.

Price: $39.95 Visit the Website

Caseco ScreenFlex™ Flexible Glass Screen Protector

Caseco ScreenFlex

Description: The ScreenFlex™ flexible glass screen protector an ultra thin, durable design that is made of flexible glass substrate—plastic composition but the look and feel of real glass. It offers shatter and scratch-proof protection and superior pressure sensitivity to work for new 3D-touch, ideal for all applications and games. Priced at $34.99, available for iPhone 5S, 6/6S, 6S Plus, SE, Galaxy S5, S7 and LG G5 phones.

Price: $34.99 Visit the Website

Hunting And Fishing Activity Meter With Weather Forecaster

AcuRite's Hunting and Fishing Activity Meter with Weather Forecaster

Description: Don't miss out on favorable weather and wildlife conditions! AcuRite's Hunting & Fishing Activity Meter predicts wildlife activity levels by combining weather observations with lunar positioning data. AcuRite's patented Self-Calibrating Technology provides your personal forecast of 12 to 24-hour weather conditions. Self-Calibrating Forecasting is generated from weather data measured by a sensor you place outside - giving you the most accurate forecast available for your exact location. The bold, easy-to-read LCD screen also includes outdoor temperature with daily and monthly high / low information, barometric pressure history, moon phase, and Intelli-Time clock and calendar. Intelli-Time clock automatically updates itself for Daylight Saving Time. Display stands upright for tabletop use or is wall-mountable. One-year limited warranty. It's more than accurate, it's AcuRite.

Price: $29.99 to $59.99 Visit the Website

Casio Advanced XJ-F210WN LampFree Projector

Casio Advanced XJ-F210WN LampFree Projector

Description: Casio’s Advanced XJ-F210WN LampFree projector offers all of the features and performance that consumers have come to rely on, in a compact design at a more affordable price point. The XJ-F210WN offers brightness up to 3500 lumens, great connectivity and a lifetime cost that is less than most lamp-based projectors on the market. It is equipped with a 1.5X zoom lens, reaches maximum brightness in as fast as five seconds, and has a lifespan of 20,000 hours.

Price: $1.00 Visit the Website

Time4Learning Founded By Parents Focused On Using Technology To Improve Education

If you are thinking home schooling check out Time4Learning

Description: An estimated 1.77 million children are homeschooled right now, and the number continues to rise. If you’ve considered homeschooling but hesitate because you’re afraid you might not have what it takes, take a deep breath! It’s easier, more flexible and more affordable than what you might imagine. Time4Learning was founded by parents focused on using technology to improve education. Founded in the fall of 2003, Time4Learning launched its service in the spring of 2004. Time4Learning is a small family firm which remained in the founder’s living until the need for more people required taking a formal office in 2006. Time4Learning aspires to provide a high quality useful low cost service to it’s members, to be a highly responsible employer for its staff, and a conscientious member of our community. Time4Learning provides a unique and valuable contribution to parenting in an electronic age. Comprehensive Educational Programs Online Web Safety Educational Use of Technology Fun & Learning

Price: $0.00 Visit the Website

YouMail

YouMail

Description: YouMail provides a digital personal assistant that helps people keep their professional lives separate from their home lives. Users simply have to download the free YouMail app, which replaces their existing smartphone voicemail app. Instead of going through tedious voicemails, YouMail’s voicemail-to-email feature lets people quickly read through voice messages. YouMail also lets users on vacation carbon copy messages to another email address, so they can delegate important calls to colleagues. YouMail also lets users host conference calls, and colleagues can join simply by dialing the host’s phone number and then “8.” YouMail's Call Blocking technology blacklists robocalls and plays a disconnected number dial tone, so working professionals won't waste time on spam calls. With YouMail, working professionals can spend the holiday season relaxing with their loved ones instead of scrambling to answer work calls. At the end of the day, working professionals can use YouMail’s bulk voicemail downloading feature that downloads multiple messages as a .ZIP file. Its unified inbox feature takes missed calls and voice messages from multiple devices, and directs them into one inbox. With all of these features, users can have a holiday free from work-related stress.

Price: $0.00 to $50.00 Visit the Website

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