THOMAS PR TECHIE FATHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS 2013
Father’s Day is June 16, 2013
Thomas Public Relations www.thomaspr.com announced today Father’s Day Techie Gift Ideas from SensoGlove, PlanOn, Powerocks, Soundmatters, ArtRage, GoSmart, Kidz Gear, and The Great Kat for Father’s Day magazine articles, Internet blogs, newspapers, TV and radio shows.
· DADS CAN FINALLY IMPROVE THEIR GOLF GAME: SensoGlove Digital Golf Glove
SensoGlove Father’s Day special: at www.sensoglove.com from Thurs, March 14 – Mon, June 17, 2013, the new version of SensoGlove is 20% off for $71.20 (normally $89), Coupon Code: “FathersDay13.” The world’s first digital golf glove, SensoGlove is the perfect sports gift to help dad improve his game for golfers of all levels. SensoGlove lets dad learn how to correctly swing the club with built-in digital sensors that continuously read grip pressure to ensure a consistently accurate, smooth and powerful golf swing. Made of the highest quality cabretta leather, dad can quickly learn how to hold the club, avoiding bad habits and improving every part of their game, from backswing, downswing, impact, follow-through, driving, putting, and chipping.
Pricing: 20% off for $71.20 (normally $89) March 14 –June 17 Coupon
Perfect for fathers for business trips, the PlanOn ScanStik is the world’s smallest full page color scanner. Pen-sized, fitting easily in a bag or briefcase, ScanStik is fast -- scanning a full page in 4 seconds -- and easy to use with professional quality scans up to 600 dpi. The most compact full page color scanner available on the market, ScanStik quickly scans documents, photos, receipts, letters, and more for a portable “office in a pocket.” Unlike other pen-sized scanners that only scan a line at a time, the light-weight ScanStik scans the whole page at once just like a flat-bed scanner, but without the bulk.
Father’s Day Special: from May 23-June 16, ScanStik will be priced at $99 (regularly $159) at www.planon.com.
Pricing: $99 until June 16 at 12:00 AM EST
Dads will love printing contracts, photos, boarding passes, maps and more from hotel rooms, cars, and restaurants with PrintStik from PlanOn, the world’s smallest full page portable printer that makes business travel a snap. Now featuring a Mobile Enhanced Application, PrintStik features 20 pages of self-contained paper (no ink needed) and connects to your laptop or other Mac or Windows computer via USB, and Android and Blackberry smartphones via wireless Bluetooth technology (more platforms coming soon). PrintStik is small, (1” x 2” x 11”), making it easy to carry in a coat pocket, laptop bag, or purse and is rechargeable through the computer’s USB port.
Pricing: $199 from May 28-June 16 (regularly
· FOR SMARTPHONE/TABLET CHARGING WHEN AWAY FROM A POWER SOURCE: Powerocks Super Magicstick Cigar-Shaped Portable Power Banks
Powerocks, the creators of the world’s thinnest power banks, offers dads the new cigar-shaped Super Magicstick high-capacity portable power banks small enough to pop in a pocket. Powerocks charges energy hungry smartphones, tablets and other devices when away from an outlet. Designed to fit in a pocket or bag, the Super Magicstick line provides 2800 mAh of power in a compact package for two full emergency charges for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices, so you’ll never miss a call, lose power in a meeting, or be in an emergency without your cell phone.
· CHARGE 2 DEVICES AT ONCE WHEN AWAY FROM A POWER SOURCE: Powerocks Magic Cube With Built-In Cables
The Powerocks Magic Cube is a small, colorful aluminum cube that lets dads charge two devices at once. Made for power hungry phones and tablets, Magic Cube is available in 6000 mAh, 9000 mAh, and 12000 mAh for up to 6 charges at a time. Magic Cube includes two built-in cables to connect to most smartphones and devices so fathers don’t have to worry about losing or forgetting cables. Available in blue, black, rose, red, purple, and silver, Magic Cube’s largest 12000 mAh version lets you charge the iPhone around 6 times on a single charge and can be recharged over 500 times. Magic Cube’s 4 blue LED power indicators tell you how many charges are available.
Pricing: $74.99 - $109.99
· ÜBER-FLAT TRAVEL SOUNDBAR FOR IPAD & MORE: DASH7 Wireless Pocket-Portable ¾ Inch Soundbar/Speakerphone Doesn’t Block Dad’s View of iPad
Soundmatters’ new DASH7 über-flat ¾ inch-high wireless pocket-portable Bluetooth soundbar speaker system and speakerphone provides a huge sounding wide dynamic range omnidirectional sound in a thin size that doesn’t block the iPad’s view. Sliding into the slimmest jacket pocket, the DASH7 soundbar/speakerphone features a new 5th generation twoofer and BassBattery for true high-fidelity sound and an angled stand for direct on-axis high resolution music for a great soundstage with better stereo separation for serious music listeners. Sleek and sexy and available in vibrant red, arctic white, and midnight black, DASH7 provides world-class sound for iPads, smartphones, laptops, guitars and more in a pocket-sized package.
Pricing: $249 MSRP, $219 MAP
· THE PERFECT TRAVEL COMPANION FOR AUDIO PURIST DADS: foxL PLATINUM Portable Bluetooth Speaker Created by a Rocket Scientist
Audiophile fathers love the portable foxLv2 PLATINUM from Soundmatters, the world’s best sounding tiny hi-fi Bluetooth speaker for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android or other Bluetooth devices that fits in a pocket. Developed by former NASA engineer/audio legend Dr. Godehard Guenther, foxLv2 PLATINUM is the latest in the award-winning foxL series (TIME Magazine’s Top Ten Gadget of the Year). foxLv2 PLATINUM takes “go anywhere” listening to a new level with new performance features, including advancements in streamed Bluetooth for CD quality music, new audiophile cabling, and extended battery life. foxL PLATINUM is the only portable speaker capable of taking full advantage of CSR® apt-X’s dramatic improvement in streamed Bluetooth signal from apt-X equipped devices for virtual CD quality, along with improved sound/picture sync for movies and gaming. The perfect travel companion, you can bring foxL PLATINUM with you wherever you go on the road to listen to high quality music in a hotel room, for presentations, movies, gaming, or to listen to music in rooms without stereos.
Pricing: $249 foxL PLATINUM Special Edition
· FOR DADS THAT LIKE A PRECISE STYLUS FOR IPADS: GoSmart Stylus
Dad will love the accuracy of the GoSmart Stylus -- the most precise stylus for iPads, touchscreen tablets, smart phones and other devices. Made of ergonomically designed solid aluminum, the GoSmart Stylus features a flexible patent-pending see-through Teflon coated stainless steel tip with Capacitive Coupling Technology for precision pointing, perfect for painting, drawing, writing, clicking, and selecting on any touchscreen device, even with sticky protective covers. GoSmart Stylus Father’s Day Special: Purchase 3 GoSmart Stylus (Magnet or Non-Magnet, priced from $23.95 - $24.95) and 1 is free - you only pay for 2 at Amazon.com: http://amzn.to/XYvu6s Enter code GSFD2013 at checkout. Valid from June 1 – June 14, 2013.
· FOR ARTISTIC DADS: ArtRage 4 Award-Winning Art Software
The new ArtRage 4 lets dad become a digital artist using a Mac/Windows computer, iPad or iPhone. Optimized for pen tablet users, ArtRage 4 offers unique touch-friendly workflow features, which take full advantage of the new Windows 8 multi-touch tablets, laptops, and desktops. ArtRage 4 not only allows rotation, scale, and movement of the canvas with two fingers, but can even utilize simple multi-touch gestures with layers, selections, rulers, stencils, stickers and reference images. Whether using a pen, brush, drawing tablet, mouse or even a finger, ArtRage provides the experience of actually “painting” digitally on a computer canvas with oil paints that smear and blend, and watercolors that flow together to create soft, wet gradations, just as they would in a traditional art studio.
• SOFT SHEEPSKIN MOUSE PAD RELIEVES THE PRESSURE: GoSmart RestPad
The GoSmart RestPad is an innovative mouse pad with a luxurious sheepskin wrist rest designed to give soothing comfort and ultimate pressure relief while using a computer’s mouse. A perfect gift for fathers that use a computer for hours a day or for those with repetitive wrist injury or Carpal Tunnel, the RestPad provides ultimate pressure relief, validated to relieve over twice as much pressure as other wrist rests, as tested with advanced tactile array sensors that measured the contact pressures underneath the wrist. The GoSmart RestPad fits your décor, available in tan, brown or pink microfiber.
GoSmart RestPad -
(in black or red)
· FOR DADS THAT LIKE TO KEEP KIDS QUIET & BUSY: Kidz Gear Wired Headphones for Kids
Dads appreciate how the KidzControl™ Volume Limit Headphones keep children quiet and busy while playing with their iPod, iPad, DVD player and other devices at home or on the road. The Kidz Gear Volume Limit Technology ensures the safest listening experience while helping protect a child’s hearing. Now available in five new colors: Pink, Orange, Blue, Green and Purple to match a child’s personal color preference and style, the headphones are compatible with all audio devices that use a 3.5mm (1/8”) audio jack, including MP3 players, iPads, iPods, game consoles, and even standard DVD and CD players.
FOR ROCKERS: The
Great Kat’s “BEETHOVEN’S GUITAR SHRED” DVD
- World’s Fastest Female Guitarist Shreds with Over 1 Million
YouTube Views of Shred/Classical Music!
Guitar shred fan dads will love rocking out to The Great Kat’s “Beethoven’s Guitar Shred” DVD while letting off steam from work. Honored by Spin Magazine with a Star in the “GUITAR HERO GALAXY,” The Great Kat is the phenomenal Juilliard graduate Carnegie Recital Hall violin virtuoso/Shred guitar goddess, Guitar One Magazine’s “Top 10 Fastest Shredders of All Time” and Music Radar’s “20 Of The Fastest Guitarists in The World Today.” Recently voted #1 in Rankopedia’s “Favourite Celebrity of Multiple Nationalities” and NME’s “Top 8 Female Electric Guitarists Of All Time,” The Great Kat shreds in the highly-acclaimed “Beethoven’s Guitar Shred” DVD featuring 7 outrageous Shred/Classical guitar music videos, including: