Father’s Day Gadget Ideas

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This morning, Andrew Felix, with Tech Launch Pad, joined us with some gadget ideas for the man in your life.  Here are the products he talked about:

 Annex Products: Opena iPhone 4 Case
Stylish iPhone 4 Case with a slide out bottle opener

 Durable and Protective Polycarbonate Hard Case

  • Integrated slide out stainless steel bottle opener
  • Works with all iPhone 4 models
  • Colors include Black and White
  • Perfect companion for parties, BBQ’s and pretty much anytime you need a bottle opener
  • 1 year Warranty

Available at: Openacase.com
$ 39.95

 Braven: 600
Small wireless Bluetooth speaker combines superb stereo, ability to charge devices, hands-free speakerphone, and daisy chaining

  • Made from sleek aircraft grade aluminum, this impressive high fidelity speaker streams room-filling sound at only 12 oz. and 6.25 in. x 2.5 in. x 1.75 in.
  • Provides unique ability to charge your USB device even while you’re streaming
  • Gorgeous stereo sound with 2 custom extended range drivers, left and right channel subwoofers, and 3w output
  • Offers 12 hours of continuous play, streaming as far as 30 ft. away
  • Users can daisy chain multiple speakers together
  • Internal mic compatible with Bluetooth smartphone, Skype, Facetime, iChat and other applications for use with built-in speakerphone
  • Available in stylish Mountain Ash and Moab Red

Available at: Braven.com
Website: www.braven.com

USB Cell Drive: Cell Link
Portable backup battery, USB charger, micro SD card reader, and data transfer device

  • Cellink I (iPhone/Ipod devices) and Cellink U (micro USB mobile devices)
  • 600 mAh rechargeable back up battery restores and extends battery life for mobile devices
  • Provides USB charging capability for all mobile devices
  • Provides data storage using card reader, supporting general micro SD/SDHC memory cards
  • Supports data and media transfer between cell/smart phone and computer
  • Patented technology makes it the most complete mobile battery accessory available today

Available at: usbcelldrive.com
 $ 54.95
Website: usbcelldrive.com

Griffin Technology: HELO TC Assault

Fly and attack with Griffin’s newest remote-control helicopter, equipped with six live-fire missiles, ideal for covert missions (like surprising your cubicle mates)

  • Plug the included Flight Deck module into the headphone jack of any iOS or Android device, download the HELO TC Assault app, and users are ready to fly and attack from the sky
  • Flight Deck translates commands from phone into infrared signals that beam to the helicopter
  • App also provides features not available with other RC helicopters, such as Auto Land
  • Fly in one of two ways, Touch Control (using a virtual joystick on the touchscreen display) or Tilt to Steer (tilting the smartphone to maneuver the chopper)
  • Similar to the original HELO TC, features a twin-rotor design and ability to record up to three flight plans for easy repetition
  • Part II – HELO TC video series

Available at: GriffinTechnology.com

Price: $59.99

Website: www.GriffinTechnology.com/HELO-TC-Assault

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