5 Tech Gifts For Mother’s Day
Mom likes technology too, why not treat her to the latest cool tech toys for Mother’s Day instead of flowers and cookies. Check out these cool finds.
Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity $130
Make every beat count with Charge HR—a high-performance wristband with automatic, continuous heart rate and activity tracking right on your wrist. See heart rate all day and during workouts to get more accurate calorie burn, reach your target workout intensity and maximize training time. Track steps, distance, floors climbed and sleep quality and more, and stay connected with Caller ID and time of day on display. Charge HR also wirelessly syncs to your smartphone and computer so you can monitor your trends and get the motivation you need to push yourself further—every step, every beat, every day.
Roku Streaming Stick $40
Plug in, and start streaming loads of entertainment to your TV with the Roku Streaming Stick. Enjoy 2,000+ channels with the most movies, TV episodes, music, news, sports, kids” shows and free programming of any streaming player all in up to 1080p*. Control your entertainment from your smartphone with the free Roku app, or use the included remote that everyone can share. Even cast videos from mobile apps, such as Netflix and YouTube, from your phone straight to your TV. And with features like one-stop search**, channel shortcut buttons, and extended-range wireless, you’ll fall in love with the simplest, speediest streaming experience out there. The all-new Roku Streaming Stick-it’s the stick that streams the most. *Availability of 1080p HD video limited by channel provider and speed of broadband connection.** One-stop search is for movies and TV shows and does not work with all channels. Subscription may be required to access some channels.
Garmin Nuvi 57LM 5-Inch GPS Navigator $120
With bright 5” dual-orientation displays, spoken turn-by-turn directions and innovative features, the value-priced nüvi Essential Series are easy-to-use, dedicated GPS navigators that do not rely on cellular signals and are unaffected by cellular dead zones. nüvi arrives preloaded with detailed maps; select models offer free lifetime map updates1. Spoken Garmin Real Directions guide like a friend, using landmarks and traffic lights. Foursquare data adds millions more points of interest, so you can discover new and popular restaurants, shops, services and more in your area. Direct Access simplifies navigating to select complex destinations, like malls and airports. Lane assist with junction view helps you navigate interchanges with ease. nüvi displays current street, speed, speed limit and arrival time, and cautions with school zone alerts that you see and hear.
HoMedics NMS-375 Shiatsu Neck and Shoulder Massager with Heat $40
The HoMedics NMS-375 Shiatsu Neck and Shoulder Massager with Heat gives a deep kneading shiatsu and vibration massage with three massage options: Shiatsu, Vibration or Combined. Soothing heat gives a more relaxing massage. Convenient Integrated Control lets you choose massage or massage with heat. Custom Comfort flex handles let you customize the intensity of the massage. Extended coverage area targets neck as well as shoulders.
Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker $130
If music is your motivation, wait until you hear the Bose Sound Link Color Bluetooth speaker. It plays your favorite tunes from your favorite Bluetooth device—out loud in clear, full audio—just about anywhere you want to go. It’s small, durable and simple to use. And it comes in a spectrum of colors to match almost any style. The Sound Link Color speaker suits your active, mobile lifestyle. The body is constructed of durable materials, and its rounded, compact shape fits easily into your bag or backpack. The Sound Link Color speaker has a range of about 30 feet, so you can enjoy your music out loud, without wires. It pairs with your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device. Voice prompts talk you through Bluetooth pairing, making it simple. And the speaker remembers the eight most recent devices you’ve used, so reconnecting is even easier. The speaker can connect to two Bluetooth devices at the same time, letting you switch between them quickly—when the first device stops playing, the second can start. The Sound Link Color speaker lets you play your music wherever you are, whatever you’re doing. It’s compact and light enough (1.25 pounds) to take along even when you’re traveling light. The speaker is designed for ease of use. It features power, volume and source buttons. You control other functions from your Bluetooth device. Don’t let the Sound Link Color speaker’s small size fool you. It may be compact, but it delivers a satisfying listening experience. Proprietary technologies and a unique design produce clear, well-balanced, full-range sound. More features: Auxiliary input enables you to connect to other audio sources, like a tablet or MP3 player, Charges with most USB power sources or the included wall charger and Micro USB port allows for charging and software updates. What’s in the box: Sound Link Color Bluetooth speaker, Wall charger and Cable.