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Dads & Grads: “Dadgets” & “Gradgets”

Looking for that perfect gift for the Dad or Grad in your life? Check out my list–

KODAK SMILE Instant Digital Printer – The perfect gift for the new grad, or the dad who “doesn’t want anything.” The KODAK SMILE Instant Digital Printer offers a quick and easy way to print pictures with its intuitive design. 2”x3” sticky-backed ZINK® photo paper is easily loaded with a quick slide insert, with sleek and intuitive design elements that make loading paper one fluid motion. With the free companion app, compatible with iOS and Android devices, photos can be sent to the printer via BLUETOOTH connection. The app also features Augmented Reality capabilities – by simply scanning a photo printed on the Kodak Smile Instant Printer, the app will display a video that corresponds with the photo printed on ZINK (Zero Ink) photo paper. At just $99.99 for the printer and around $0.50 per print, the KODAK SMILE Instant Digital Printer makes taking photos both fun and affordable. And for those who love instant-print cameras, there is also the brand new Kodak Smile Instant Print Digital Camera which uses the exact same printing paper as the Smile Printer. Both products retail for $99 and are available at

REMOBELL S Video Doorbell— This award-winning (PC Mag Editor’s Choice) offers you all the high-tech features you want from a video doorbell at the hard-to-beat-price of just $99. RemoBell S protects your home from unwelcome visitors and lets you greet your welcomed guests, no matter where you are. Slimly designed, this smart video doorbell monitors your front door in high-quality HD and sends push notifications straight to your connected smart device whenever an activity enters its 180º field of view. RemoBell S features infrared night vision and weather-resistant design so that you can see, hear, and talk with visitors 24/7, rain or shine. While most competing video doorbells require monthly subscription fees to view missed video events, RemoBell S offers free 3-day rolling cloud storage so that you can view all video recordings from the previous 3 days and download or share them with friends. And, of course, it works with Alexa, Google Assistant, and IFTTT. Never worry about missing a package again. For peace of mind, it doesn’t get better than the RemoBell S at $99. Buy it now at kit and mounting wedges included with each purchase.)

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OTTLITE Command Desk Lamp — Most dads and grads find themselves at a desk at some point during their day and probably experience eyestrain. In fact, three out of four Americans suffer daily from eyestrain, but most don’t realize that the lighting they use at work and at home may be contributing to the problem.  OttLite is the largest wellness-focused lighting brand in America. The affordable designs, ranging in price from $49.99 to $109.99, are packed with convenient, high-tech features like Qi wireless charging, connectivity with Google Home, touch dimming, and USB ports for quickly charging devices. The OttLite Command LED Desk Lamp with Voice Assistant is the perfect gift. The Command desk lamp pairs with your Google Home or Amazon Alexa device to voice control your lamp including on/off, 3 color temperature modes and brightness levels. It also features 5V, 2.1A USB port to charge smart phones and tablets and it lasts up to 40,000 hours. The Ottlite Command Desk Lamp is $89.99 on Amazon. For more information and to see other styles and models in the OttLite Wellness Series go to

ZVOX ACCUVOICE AV50 Noise Cancelling Headphones – ZVOX Audio, known for their pioneering work on dialogue-enhancing speakers and digital hearing aids, is now introducing noise cancelling headphones that also feature their AccuVoice technology. The AV50 headphones use AccuVoice to lift voices out of background sounds so you can understand dialogue clearly – even at low volumes. The AV50s have immersive, realistic, high-fidelity sound with tight, accurate bass, and use advanced noise cancellation technology to “cancel out” external noises. These headphones are great for listeners of all ages, and “super great” if you’re over 50!  If you’ve been waiting for high-performance noise cancelling headphones to be available at an affordable price, your wait is over. AV50s are $149.99 and will be available on starting May 21st.

ECO-POPPER Underwater Fishing Camera—  is a wireless underwater LIVE camera that shows you real-time video when you fish! Eco-Popper is a an underwater video camera designed for top-water fishing, that streams live HD video of the underwater action to your smartphone. Eco-Popper floats on top of the water (just like a regular fishing popper) and by using its unique 135×90 degrees wide-angle camera, it can take video looking down to 10-12 ft.  The Eco-Popper creates its own Wi-Fi hotspot, so there is no need for an Internet connection.  By streaming live video on the spot, Eco-Popper helps you take the right decisions instantly and catch more fish:

** Are there any fish in my area? What type and size?

** What is the right bait that I should use?

** Discover underwater structures and best spots to catch fish

Eco-Popper is $189.99 at (

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