So you’ve made a list, checked it twice, and you’re still scratching your head trying to come up with the perfect present? Don’t worry, it’s not too late to grab a great gift and we have just the person to help: Tech-Life Columnist Jennifer Jolly joins us with some last-minute ideas for everyone on your list:
Discover a new world of play with the PlayStation VR Borderlands 2 VR and Beat Saber bundle. Hitting store shelves on December 14 right in time for the holidays, the bundle includes one PS VR system, one PlayStation Camera, two PlayStation Move Motion controllers, a demo disco, and digital game vouchers for both Borderlands 2 VR and Beat Saber (internet required to download).
Borderlands 2 VR is an iconic shooter that virtually immerses the player in the untamed world of the popular video game series, Borderlands. Step into the boots of a treasure-seeking Vault Hunter on a quest to line your pockets with loot. Blast bandits with real-world aiming, punch psychos in the mouth, and race across the desert in stolen bandit vehicles.
Beat Saber is a unique rhythm VR game where the player’s use their sabers to slash beats as they come flying through a futuristic world of hand-made levels, visual effects, and great music.
The PlayStation VR Borderlands 2 VR and Beat Saber bundle is available at participating retailers for $349.99.
With a 10.1” widescreen 1080p Full HD display, fast quad-core processor, and up to 10 hours of battery life, Fire HD 10 is the perfect tablet for enjoying entertainment, including your favorite movies, TV shows, books, magazines, apps, and games. With options for 32GB or 64GB of storage, plus up to 256GB of additional storage via microSD card, you have plenty of space to store offline video downloads from Amazon Video, Netflix, and Showtime. Should you forget to download your favorite show before you leave the house, On Deck has you covered with a selection of TV shows and movies already downloaded and ready to watch.
Fire HD 10 also includes Alexa hands-free—when connected to Wi-Fi, simply say the wake word “Alexa” and ask Alexa to control video playback (play, pause, rewind, and fast forward), launch an app, play your favorite song, or read an Audible book aloud. You can also ask Alexa to answer questions, read the news, get traffic and weather reports, set alarms and timers, and more—Alexa provides voice responses paired with visual cards on your Fire tablet’s display, and can even respond when your tablet screen is on standby.
Additionally, Prime members can use Prime Now to get ultrafast delivery on tens of thousands of items across dozens of categories, including some of the best deals from Amazon.com, like the Fire HD 10 tablet and more, in over 30 major cities.
The Fire HD 10 is available for $149.99 on Amazon.com.
Spyro is back! The iconic purple dragon that entertained living rooms worldwide in the late ‘90s is celebrating his return with the Spyro Reignited Trilogy. The videogame introduces players to a fully remastered game collection with a re-imagined cast of characters, animations, environments, brand-new lighting and recreated cinematics—all in stunning HD.
This is the Spyro with swagger that fans remember from their childhood, but updated with an incredible amount of new detail and improved graphics. Spyro Reignited Trilogy is the perfect gift for the retro-gamer in your life or anyone who enjoys a good videogame. The trilogy is available now for PlayStation and Xbox One devices. It’s also a great value as players are getting three games in one for the suggested retail price of $39.99 at retailers nationwide.
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StubHub is the world’s largest ticket marketplace that provides access to tens of thousands of events to gift this holiday season. From the Super Bowl as well as tickets to various sporting events that include NBA, NHL, NFL, MLB, etc. to the hottest concerts and intimate theater performances or highly anticipated Broadway plays and hilarious comedy shows with your favorite comedian – StubHub has it covered! Whether they’re a music buff, sports fanatic, theater goer or someone who enjoys a good laugh, give that special someone a live event they’ve been yearning to experience.
StubHub is giving you the chance to be a holiday hero by gifting an event experience that will be remembered. And this year, StubHub is even helping you “rap” your gifts. That’s R-A-P. Over the holidays, any gift you buy on StubHub.com/Holiday comes with gift “rapping” where you can create a custom rhyme for any event you’re gifting this year.
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