A-listers get special treatment and special gifts and Emmy® award winning consumer technology journalist, Jennifer Jolly has a list of the ones they’ll want …
The perfect gift this holiday season, the Amazon Echo has an enhanced speaker with Dolby processing for improved sound and all the power of Alexa – for just $99.99. Just ask Alexa and she’ll answer questions, play music, read the news, set timers and alarms, recite your calendar, check sports scores, control lights around your home, and much more. You can even call or message your friends and family—hands-free.
Give the gift that keeps on giving – a great night’s sleep! Study after study have shown the importance of sleep in overall health and wellness. In fact, sleep disorders concern 1 in 3 adults. Withings Sleep is a great gift idea and solution to help people track and even improve their sleep! Withings Sleep is a beautifully designed sensor that fits seamlessly under any mattress. Users can easily set it and forget it. It tracks a whole host of data to better understand and improve sleep including sleep duration, sleep cycle analysis (knowing whether you are in light or deep sleep) heart rate tracking, how often you wake in the night and even snore detection!
Sleep patterns and data are tracked in its accompanying Health Mate app (both Android and iOS). This includes Sleep Score, an easy-to-understand figure that takes into account multiple factors affecting sleep and can be tracked over time. The app even offers a Sleep Smarter Program, consisting of eight weeks of recommendations to improve sleep patterns. Withings Sleep is the perfect gift – put it under the tree and then under the mattress for sleep insights every morning, all year long. It is available now on Withings.com for $99.95.
Here’s something to keep your presents and home safe and secure – the Canary View!
Canary View is a beautifully-designed home security camera that connects to your phone, allowing you to always see what’s going on at home. Canary View is easy to set-up and use – simply open the app on your phone and you can watch live at any time. If motion or a person is detected, you get an alert straight to your phone with recorded video. In an emergency, you can contact police directly from the Canary app.
And Canary View is a great deal. It’s on sale at Target for just $49 … so stock up on this great holiday gift now!
For more information visit: canary.is/view
The Polaroid Mint 2-in-1 Instant Camera + Printer makes it easier than ever to capture and instantly print vibrant, high-quality photos on-the-go. Simply choose one of three modes – color, black and white or sepia – add a frame if desired and press the shutter button to instantly print the photo.
• 16-megapixel digital camera
• MicroSD card slot to support up to 256 GB of storage
• Integrated selfie mirror
• Automatic LED flash
• Available in black, white, red, blue and yellow
Give a unique and personalized gift this holiday season with Minted’s beautiful calendars and photo gifts, created by a community of independent artists around the globe. Minted offers customizable designs printed on premium matte paper and framed with high quality materials. The design marketplace is a one-stop-shop for holiday gifts; from personalizable notebooks to children’s aprons featuring fresh, colorful prints, you’ll find the perfect present for everyone on your list.