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Back to School Tech Guide 2014

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It's time to get ready to go Back to School! Below are some must-have tech gadgets to ensure your prepared for the new school year.

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XO Tablet
http://www.vivitar.com/products/108/tablets/1171/xo-tablet

The XO Tablet features a high-resolution screen with a dual-core processor and operated with the latest Android operating system. This tablet is specially designed for kids to explore their dreams and expand their imagination. The tablet comes packed with apps, books, games, videos and other content in both English and Spanish. It's an Android tablet with Google Play for older users and an educational tablet with its own app store for children. The XO Tablet is a family device that can be shared with all family members.

verykool T742 KolorPad
http://store.verykool.net/verykool_T742_p/t742ss.htm

The verykool T742 KolorPad is a 7-inch tablet powered by a 1.3 GHz dual core processor and the Android 4.2 operating system. The tablet has a 3 megapixel rear camera plus a front facing VGA camera. You can enjoy all your favorite apps, games and more through Google Play. With 2GB internal storage and a MicroSD card slot supporting up to 32GB, you can save loads of apps, games, pictures and videos. Each tablet is packaged with a stereo headset, data cable, travel adapter, USB on-the-go cable and a case. The verykool T742 KolorPad is a tablet containing everything you need and more.

Logitech Illuminated Living-Room Keyboard K830
http://www.logitech.com/en-us/product/living-room-keyboard-k830

Now you can easily search for movies on Netflix, get the news from CNN.com, and more right on your TV. With this all-in-one wireless keyboard and touchpad, you can sit on the couch and have the World Wide Web right at your fingertips. Easily type, scroll and click through search results and websites just like you do with your computer keyboard and mouse. The brightly illuminated keys allows the user enjoyable late night Web browsing. This compact keyboard is the best way to easily navigate between your TV and computer.

Bamboo Pad Wireless
http://www.wacom.com/en/us/everyday/bamboo-pad-wireless

The Bamboo Pad Wireless is a touchpad with a digital stylus that offers multi-touch controls for your Mac or PC. It's easy to add handwritten notes to emails and spreadsheets or sign documents. The Bamboo Pad is easy to setup with Windows 7 and 8 with the use of plug and play technology. It's available in multiple colors to match your accessories. Now you can add your personal touch thanks to the multi-touch Bamboo Pad Wireless!

Xerox Mobile Scanner
http://www.xeroxscanners.com/en/us/products/XMS/default.asp?PN=XMS

The Xerox Mobile Scanner needs no cables or computer to operate. Over WiFi, the scanner communicates with your PC, Android, Mac, iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. It easily and wirelessly transmits JPEG images and multipage PDF files from the scanner to any device you want. The Mobile Scanner works with paper, plastic cards, business cards, receipts and photos. Your scanned items can be saved to the included Eye-Fi SD memory card or a USB flash drive. The Xerox Mobile Scanner allows you to leave the traditional complicated scanning for an effortlessly wireless scanning experience.

Visioneer RoadWarrior 3
http://www.visioneer.com/products/item.asp?PN=90-0542-000

The Visioneer RoadWarrior 3 is a with USB 2.0 interface scanner that allows you to scan receipts, business cards, newspaper clippings and even photographs. Visioneer Acuity technology enables the scanner to instantly improve the visual clarity of every scanned image. You can scan any document in color or black and white. It weighs a little more than a 12 oz bottle of water for quick quality scanning on the go.

verykool s505 Spark Phone
http://store.verykool.net/verykool_s505_Spark_p/s505ds-wht.htm

The verykool s505 Spark Phone is a smartphone operating with Android 4.2. The sleek and stylish white phone has a powerful 1.3GHz quadcore CPU and a beautiful 5-inch HD LCD touchscreen. The phone will capture picture perfect moments with a 12 MP camera on the back and a 2 MP camera on the front. You can enjoy all your favorite apps, games and more through Google Play. With 2GB internal storage and a MicroSD card slot supporting up to 32GB, you can save loads of apps, games, pictures and videos. All verykool phones are unlocked and are compatible worldwide. In the USA, they will work with any GSM carrier like AT&T, T-Mobile and H2O Wireless. The verykool s505 Spark comes with every phone accessory you need, just insert your compatible SIM card and enjoy!

Norton Mobile Security
http://us.norton.com/norton-mobile-security/

The best thing about smartphones and tablets is that it gives you the freedom to access the Web from anywhere. With this freedom increases the chances of your mobile device being misplaced or stolen. This puts all your personal information and photos at risk. Norton Mobile Security is a web-based software that lets you protect your smartphone and tablet. You can now recover your lost or stolen devices and prevent strangers from accessing the private information on them. It also identifies dangerous websites and scans downloaded apps, app updates and SD (Secure Digital) memory cards to protect against virus threats. You can secure all of your mobile devices from one convenient and easy to use website.

Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13
http://shop.nuance.com/store/nuanceus/en_US/pd/ThemeID.20545600/productID.306078200

Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13 is the best-selling speech recognition software that enables you to accomplish more on your computer in less time by talking instead of typing. It's perfect to use at work, school or home. This software allows you to edit documents, send email, search the Web and use social media. It now supports microphones built into many of the latest laptops. So now you can speak commands directly into your laptop with a headset. With Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13, you can reduce stress and strain on your arms, neck or back and get work done quicker and easier than ever before.

Corel VideoStudio Pro X7
http://www.videostudiopro.com/en/products/videostudio/ultimate/default.html

User-generated content websites are popular but making your video stand out from the masses is the task. Corel VideoStudio Pro X7 is a faster and easier way to get great-looking videos. This software has 64-bit power with multi-core processing for 21 customizable multimedia tracks. You can also make stunning school slideshows with the ability to combine photos with video, music, voice overs, special effects, transitions, and custom graphics. VideoStudio Pro X7 gives you all the tools you need to make your work leave a lasting impression.

D-Link AC1900 WiFi Router
http://www.dlink.com/uk/en/home-solutions/connect/routers/dir-880l-wi-fi-ac1900-router

The D-Link AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Cloud Router allows you easily connect, control and monitor your network. This router delivers Wi-Fi and Ethernet speeds needed for gaming and streaming HD movies. You'll use the 2.4 GHz band for everyday Web browsing, while saving the high-speed 5 GHz AC band for HD video streaming, online gaming and large file transfers. Have the best online experience with the fast and reliable D-Link AC1900 WiFi Router.

NETGEAR AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender
http://www.netgear.com/home/products/networking/wifi-range-extenders/ex6200.aspx

NETGEAR AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender boosts your existing network range & speed, delivering AC dual band Wi-Fi up to 1200 Mbps. You can connect up to five devices to your Wi-Fi network at gigabit speeds. It works with any standard Wi-Fi router & is ideal for HD video streaming & gaming. Now you can have Wi-Fi throughout very large homes and even in backyards. The range extender eliminates Wi-Fi dead zones in hard to reach areas to ensure that your always connected.

Seagate Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive
http://www.seagate.com/external-hard-drives/portable-hard-drives/standard/backup-plus/

Seagate Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive allows you to back up your digital content anytime and anywhere. It's perfect to take on the go, thanks to it's sleek metal design. It's the thinnest portable hard drive available with up to 2TB of capacity. The 2TB storage capacity provides plenty of room for pictures, videos, music and other files. The Seagate Dashboard has a Protect feature that lets you back up data manually or automatically. So now you can easily save and back up your media and documents on the go.

Lexar JumpDrive P10 USB 3.0 Flash Drive
http://www.lexar.com/products/lexar-jumpdrive-p10-usb3-flash-drive

Lexar JumpDrive P10 is a flash drive that connects over USB 3.0 and one of the fastest USB flash drives available. This flash drive provides file transfers up to 24x faster write speeds (up to 245MB/s) than speed-rated USB 2.0 drives. The drive has a sleek metal alloy design and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. Now you can quickly transfer 1000 photos in less than 60 seconds and a full-length HD movie in less than 40 seconds. You also quickly save a copy of your homework files. Time is finally on your side!

Lexar 32GB Professional 600x SDHC UHS-I Memory Card
http://www.lexar.com/products/lexar-professional-600x-sdhc-sdxc-uhs-i-cards

The Lexar Professional 600x SDHC UHS-I card contains the technology to deliver ultimate high-speed performance and reliability, with 600x (90MB/s) minimum guaranteed read transfer speed. This high-capacity card is the perfect choice for capturing high-quality images and 1080p HD video with your SDHC-compatible camera. The Lexar Professional 600x SDHC UHS-I card is available in 16GB and 32GB capacities to fit any of your digital needs. The Lexar Professional 600x SDHC UHS-I card also includes the latest version of Lexar Image Rescue software. Image Rescue 4 provides reliable recovery of most photo and video files, even if they’ve been erased or the card has been corrupted. The card will allow you to be stress-free and focus on your media.

Eye-Fi 8GB Mobi Memory Card
http://www.eyefi.com/products/mobi

Eye-Fi Mobi secure digital high capacity card has a storage capacity of 8 GB and delivers photos and videos from your camera to your smartphone. Now as you take your pictures you can view them on your favorite iOS (Apple), Android or Kindle device. With an Eyefi Cloud membership, your media is instantly available on any Web-enabled device. No more time spent on swapping cards or connecting cables and more time for sharing and enjoying your media.

Sharper Image 4-port Charge Tower
http://www.dillards.com/product/Sharper-Image-4USBPort-Charging-Tower_301_-1_301_504749457?cm_mmc=GooglePLAs-_-Sharper-Image-_-Telephony-_-Sharper-Image-4USBPort-Charging-Tower&googleShop=Y

The Sharper Image 4-port Charge Tower will declutter your charging area allowing you to charge up to 4 USB powered devices using only one outlet. You can charge your smartphone, tablet, digital camera, GPS, MP3 players, eBook, hand held game and other USB chargeable devices.

Mophie Powerstation Pro
http://www.mophie.com/shop/powerstation-pro-smartphones-tablets

The Powerstation Pro is an external battery that will charge almost any device. If the device can connect to a PC via USB then the Mophie Juice Pack PowerStation Pro can charge it. It has a powerful 6000mAh battery with an impact & water resistant design. The PowerStation Pro is rugged and ready to go wherever life takes you!

Incipio Phone Cases
http://www.incipio.com/shop

Incipio is the leading designer and manufacturer of award winning mobile device accessories and technology. Their fashionable and functional cases allows you to relax knowing your device is safe.

Here are some Incipio cases you should get:

Incipio’s new Octane Case is engineered with a co-molded construction impact resistant impact pads that guard against drops and shock. It's available in vibrant colors to match your look.

The Phenom Case is lightweight and flexible with durable protection to shield your device from any impact. These cases are available cool color combinations.

The Highland Case is a folio style case with a sleek brushed aluminum back and a vegan leather front cover. The inside of the folio offers a slot for your credit card or ID and can convert into kickstand mode for hands-free media streaming. These cases are available in stylish color combinations.

Skinit InkFusion Pro Case
https://www.skinit.com/pages/inkfusion_custom_designed_phone_cases

Skinit is the best in personalization for electronic devices. If your looking for protection and personalization, get the InkFusion Pro Case. It's a 2 Piece ThermoPlastic Case with a hard shell and a rubber liner. You can choose from various designs like sports, schools, cartoons, comics and more. It's sure to have your phone protected and standing out from all the rest.

Logitech UE Boom
http://www.ultimateears.com/en-us/boom

Don't you want your music to BOOM? The Ultimate Ears BOOM is a wireless speaker made to play the media you love loud and clear. The 360-degree speaker design delivers bold sound. The speaker is built to last with a water and stain resistant acoustic skin. The 15-hour rechargeable battery allows for hours and hours of enjoyable entertainment.

SMS Audio STREET by 50 Star Wars First Edition On-Ear Headphones
http://smsaudio.com/products/star-wars-street-by-50-on-ear-wired-headphones

Star Wars First Edition On-Ear Headphones feature professionally-tuned, 40mm drivers which deliver your tunes with amazing clarity. The patented Oval-Fit soft leather memory foam cushions with passive noise cancellation seals off the outside world so you can focus on your music. The tough, tangle-free, Star Wars-branded cord is detachable for easy storage and transport. The cord has a built-in 3-click mic for taking calls and controlling your tunes. These headphones are great while on the go with easy fold hinges and an included Star Wars embossed carry case. Get ready for a musical experience out of this world!

MEElectronics M-Duo Headphones
http://www.meelec.com/MEElectronics_M_Duo_Dual_Driver_In_Ear_Headset_p/ep-dd53p-bk-mee.htm

M-Duo is perfect for those who want to feel up close and personal with their music. With a dedicated subwoofer and crossover, each driver reproduces a different part of the frequency spectrum, which ensures you feel the bass while the rest of the spectrum remains clean and clear. The M-Duo delivers all of the impact and dynamics in your music. You can prevent all interruptions and block external noise with the snug in-ear fit and ample ear tips. This reduces interruptions while allowing you to listen at lower volumes, which protects your hearing. The headset contains phone and media controls for hands-free use of your smartphone or tablet. It's compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, most Android devices.

ChicBuds Luv Buds Kendra
http://chicbuds.com/luvbuds-kendra.html

ChicBuds Luv Buds are fun and fashionable headphones. It features cool printed designs on the no-tangle flat cord. You can enjoy crystal clear audio from your phone, iPod, MP3 Player and computer with these cute headphones.

Plantronics Voyager Edge Bluetooth Headset
http://www.plantronics.com/us/product/voyager-edge

The Voyager Edge Bluetooth headset is easy-to-use with features like responsive sensors that automatically answer calls as you place the headset on your ear and the ability to take calls without pressing a button. You just hear the Caller ID then say "Answer" and communicate. The headset eliminates unwanted noise with three precisely tuned microphones The enhanced noise canceling ensures that the caller hears you and not your surroundings. The charging case enables up to 16 hours of talk time to keep up with your non‐stop lifestyle.

TheraPearl
http://www.therapearl.com/order-online/

TheraPearl is a company with various products to help eliminate pain and discomfort. TheraPearl packs use an innovative Pearl Technology that absorbs and delivers heat and cold for the doctor recommended 20 minutes. Unlike other remedies, TheraPearl is odorless and won’t leak or drip. The packs can be cleaned with mild soap and water for repeated uses.

Below are some TheraPearl products for various pain relief:

The TheraPearl Neck Wrap is perfect for poor posture and to relieve tight and sore muscles from overwork. The flexible and lightweight neck wrap comforts you during hot or cold therapy.

TheraPearl’s Eye-ssential Eye Mask can be used for hot and cold therapy. Cold will relieve dry, puffy eyes and sinus headaches. Heat helps to reduce nasal congestion and relieves soreness once the swelling is gone.

The TheraPearl Sports Pack is great for men and women for post-workout, post-treatment or daily aches, pains, swelling and redness. It's compact and portable for pain relief on the go.

Monster 600XL 3-in-1 Handheld Vacuum
http://www.qvc.com/Monster-600XL-Hi-Performance-3-in-1-Hand-&-Stick-Vacuum-w-7-Attachments.product.V32629.html

The Monster 600XL 3-in-1 Handheld Vacuum has the ease and power perfect for everyday messes. You can clean up spills, crumbs and even pet hair from floors and upholstery. You can convert it from a hand vac to a stick vacuum to get any dirty job done. When you're done, just empty the expandable (maximum capacity of 28.7 oz) dust cup bin. Then you can store the vacuum in the included storage bag. The Monster 600XL 3-in-1 Handheld Vacuum includes a two-piece upholstery/pet tool, three 11-3/4″ extension tubes, crevice tool, blowing accessory, adapter tool and storage/carry bag. This incredibly lightweight and powerful vacuum is sure to clean up any messy situation.

Martian Notifier Watch
http://www.martianwatches.com/notifier/

This timeless fashionable and functional timepiece allows you to stay on top of phone notifications discreetly. You can program notifications to have unique vibration patterns to easily tell the difference between a call and text. Aside from call and text alerts, the Martian Notifier also notifies you of calendar alarms, social network alerts, weather, email, bank and fitness alerts. Taking a selfie has never been easier, just remotely control your smartphone's camera to snap a picture. The battery provides up to 5 days of use time to ensure you never miss an important alert. This is the perfect combination of a stylish analog wristwatch with a wireless smartphone notification device.

Chic Buds Clutchette Power Emma Clutch
http://chicbuds.com/clutchette-power-emma.html

The Clutchette Power Emma is a clutch that features a ultrathin battery with built-in USB cords to charge your phone. It has enough room to carry your keys, lip gloss and other essentials too! Now you can worry less about getting stuck with a dead cell phone. You can discretely charge your phone and look stylish while doing it with the Clutchette Power Emma.

Pelican ProGear U140 Urban Elite Tablet Backpack
http://www.pelicancases.com/U140-p/0u1400-0003-110.htm

The Pelican ProGear U140 Urban Elite Tablet Backpack is built-in watertight and crushproof to protect tablets, IPads and netbooks. The casing has been tested to protect up to 3 ft underwater for 30 minutes. The front of the pack also contains a hard shell panel that contains a pocket as an alternative to hold your devices. This panel also serves to protect the pack. When this panel is unzipped, you'll see pockets for small items such as adapters, cables, pens or your smartphone. The backpack straps are wide and adjustable for comfort during hours of use. With this Pelican backpack you can have peace of mind knowing your devices are safe.

I hope you found some great gadgets to guarantee you have a successful school year.

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