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Tech Gifts For Mom – GlobalTV Tech Talk
On Monday’s Tech Talk segment, Andy showed us some great gift ideas for dad. Today Lindsay talked about fabulous Christmas gifts for mom. Our featured product is the Kobo Aura H20:
Average Price: $180
The Aura H20 from Kobo is the perfect gift for mom. For those unfamiliar with Kobo, they are essentially digital reading tablets that emulate the look of paper-printed books and magazines. What’s great about this particular Kobo eReader is that it is water proof — So mom can read her favorite novels in the bath, or accidentally spill wine on it with no worries.
The Kobo Aura H20 comes with 4GB of built-in storage, so you can hold up to 3,000 books (available through Kobo’s eBookstore.) Or if that’s not enough room, mom can expand the memory via the micro SD card slot.
Another great feature is that any book purchased on your Kobo can be read on your smartphone, tablet or computer using the free Kobo app. Bookmarks remain synced across all devices, so picking up where you left off is a breeze.
Check out the Kobo website for more information and technical specifications.
Check out the rest of the items we featured on Tech Talk today below:
Average Price: $188
Create mood lighting in your home with the Phillips Hue lighting kit. These LED lights are controlled from an app running off your phone. Change the mood/tone of the room to make it more relaxing by making the lightbulbs turn green, blue, or whatever you want!
Average Price: $80
This product works in conjunction with the Philips Hue series. Set this light up and point it against a wall to cast the colours on the wall.
Average Price: $140
This is the perfect gift for Mom’s who want are always scrambling to find their phones. This hub syncs with your mobile phone via bluetooth within up to 200 ft. Next time your hands are tied up while your cooking in the kitchen or it’s sitting in the bottom of your purse, this household tech will keep you connected in your home.
Answer or ignore calls with voice control, as well as turn on call announcements so that you can hear who is calling before you decide to pick up or ignore.
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