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This is the best time of year for sports and entertainment lovers alike – and there’s no better way to enjoy the excitement then with the portable LG ProBeam laser projector! This compact projector can throw up a 120-inch picture in crystal clear HD and weighs only about 4.5 lbs.
It features a vertical Auto Keystone alignment feature that automatically detects and corrects any screen image distortion for ideal projection alignment – and with Bluetooth connectivity you can pair it to any Bluetooth audio product for great sound.
The LG ProBeam is equipped with LG’s award-winning webOS Smart TV platform, giving you access to the ever-growing number of streaming services, but if you’d rather view your own content a great feature the LG ProBeam offers is Wireless Mirroring – so you can project your family photos or home video from your smart devices onto the massive 120-inch full HD projection. It’s available now starting at $1499.99.
If you haven’t already heard of Lyft, the ridesharing app that matches drivers with passengers requesting rides, it’s an easy way to earn money — and be your own boss.
Whether you’re saving for the holidays, tuition, or a down payment, driving with Lyft can help you get there faster. You control how much you earn by setting your own hours (and keeping 100% of your tips). So choose to drive full-time, between jobs, or just on the weekends — it’s up to you.
Signing up to be a Lyft driver is easy. Simply add your phone number, complete the application, and download the Lyft Driver app to get started. Apply now and get a $500 sign-on bonus for new drivers once they give 100 rides within 30 days of approval (that’s only 3-4 rides per day).
Fall is Apple season and OtterBox, the number one most trusted brand in smartphone protection, has a full slate of cases for the new iPhones. From the rugged Defender Series to the sleek Symmetry Series and everything in between, OtterBox has a case for everyone. All models are available in trendy new colors and designs, so you get the style you want and the protection you need.
According to McAfee, total ransomware has grown 59% in the past four quarters to 9.6 million samples, highlighting the need for consumers to use security solutions that keep pace with the latest threats – including protection from zero-day malware and ransomware.
McAfee Total Protection products provide consumers with premium antivirus, identity and privacy protection for PCs, Macs, smartphones and tablets.
McAfee Total Protection is a comprehensive product for families, college students and more. Features include award winning antivirus, safe web browsing, free support, password manager and cross device protection.
Available online starting at 44.99.
Whether you’re taking the kids to school or driving to soccer practice, your family spends a lot of time on the go. That’s why you need Life360. It’s a free location app that extends the realm of safety beyond the front door so that you feel safe and synchronized even outside the home.
From the internationally renowned maker of robotics building sets arises a new model of impressive proportions. Unlike anything else Meccano has created, M.A.X combines Artificial Intelligence (AI) with customizable programming. The result is a one-of-a-kind robot of your own creation!
Budding engineers, innovators and creators can expand their knowledge of programming as they personalize this robot to their specifications. Once built, M.A.X measures 12” in tall. Control it using voice commands, buttons on the MeccaBrain, or the free app! You’ll know exactly what its thinking based on its expressive facial graphics.
As a S.T.E.M robotics platform, M.A.X is designed to engage kids in intellectually stimulating play, drawing on their knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math. Not just a learning tool, this robot loves fun! Try playing on M.A.X’s built-in gaming platform; test your knowledge in a trivia game or listen to some funny jokes!
With a multitude of features, kids will want to bring their new friend everywhere! This robot comes with built-in infrared sensors, enabling it to move with agility and avoid obstacles in its path. If you know a young mind in need of a challenge, introduce them to their new friend, M.A.X!
Available at all major retailers. $149.99 USD