What dad doesn’t like tech! The Victor crew thought they would look for ideas that are out there just in time for Dad’s special Day this week. This list is not exhaustive but maybe it will spur something you hadn’t thought of.
TV streaming device:
Charging dock for all his gadgets
With Father’s Day just around the corner, we found some top picks for your dad.
Under $100 From Cnet:
- Roku 3 – Has more than 750 channels including Netflix, Amazon Instant, Hulu Plus, Pandora, MLB.TV, Vudu.
- Apple TV – If your dad is an Apple person, this would be the better choice – it has most of the same things as Roku 3 but will also stream from iTunes.
- Seagate Backup Plus – a USB drive that lets dad drag and drop up to 1 TB of data.
- Logitech Harmony 650 universal remote – Program on the web to control up to 5 devices at once. A good gift for a couch potato.
- Dayton Audio B652 bookshelf speakers – They sound great for the low price.
- Amazon Kindle 2012 – At just $69 this has a long-lasting battery and paperlike screen.
- Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch (2011) – This offers a touch screen, expansion slot for more memory, long battery life, wi-fi access at Barnes & Noble stores.
- Logitech Wireless Solar Keyboard K760 – This will work with Apple Mac, iPad and iPhone and switch among the devices.
- JBL Flip Bluetooth speaker – compact in design, can be used vertically or horizonatally, has speakerphone capabilities.
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~ Jody Victor