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Hot Holiday Gift Ideas

published on November 28th, 2009 . by Steve Greenberg

Check out these great holiday gift ideas–
Hot Holiday Gift Idea List

KangooJumps
Exercise boots–easy on the knees and works your core muscles and cardio
www.kangoojumps.com $250

HanuClaus Hat
This holiday hat that combines Hanukkah and Christmas $24

3M MPRO 150 Mini-projector
Take the videos from your iPod or from DVD player and show them on a wall/screen
this video projector fits in the palm of your hand but is packed with power
www.3mmpro.com $350

Duracell myGrid Smart Charger
Hate plugging in your phone and other tech toys to re-charge every night?
This system let’s you just put your tech gadget on this “tray”
and it will charge the device without plugging it into a charger
www.duracell.com/smartpower $80

JVC PICSIO GC-FM1 Camera/Camcorder
1080p HIGH DEF Video and 8-Megapixel stills in one super small easy to use camera
Has image stabilization, 4-times digital zoom and flash memory
www.jvc.com Under $200?

Remington PG-360 8-in-1 Personal Grooming System
Get Dad to clean up his act– with a personal groomer. Want that stubble look? World’s first neckliner, ideal for touch ups and trims, ear and nose trimmer, man-scaping
www.remingtonproducts.com Under $20

SmartFish Mouse
Invented by a chiropractor
This mouse with its unique design prevents arm fatigue and carpel tunnel syndrome
http://smartfishtechnologies.com/
www.getsmartfish.com

ooma Telo VoIP Home Phone Service. FREE PHONE SERVICE!!!
With this device, you’ll never have another monthly phone bill again.
Easy to set up –just plug into your internet connection and plug the other end into your phone
Best of all– you can even keep your current phone number
$250

BUZZILLIONS.com FACE OFF– Portable GPS’s
Which one did consumers love– and which one did they hate?
Garmin Dakota 20 vs. DeLorme Mapping PN-40 Earthmate Both around $300
http://www.buzzillions.com/reviews/garmin-dakota-20-handheld-gps-reviews
http://www.buzzillions.com/reviews/delorme-mapping-pn-40-earthmate-handheld-gps-reviews
(The interesting hook here is that the Garmin–the market leader– is the loser.
Both around $300 and the Garmin actually has a much bigger screen.)

Gadget Nation
The book showcases more than 100 “garage” inventors and their gadget inventions.
It is the PERFECT Holiday Gift 🙂
www.gadgetnation.net Under $20

ADDITIONAL

The Ambient Flurry Alarm Clock
Never needs setting, gives 2-day weather forecast from AccuWeather.com
Current conditions and temp for over 150 locations
No monthly charges, www.ambientdevices.com $120

Duck Hunter
Mechanical duck flys and you try to bring him down with an infrared shooter
www.interactivetoy.com $30

Fotobox from Honestech
Easy to use slideshow creator

http://www.honestech.com/main/FOTOBOXPlus.asp $80

Franklin Electronic Intermediate Dictionary
http://www.franklin.com/estore/dictionary/MWD-460/ $40

MoGo Talk for iPhone
http://mogostore.com/proddetail.asp?prod=MG230-0119 $130

Holiday Gadgets on NBC’s TODAY Show

published on November 28th, 2009 . by Steve Greenberg

Dec 2nd’s NBC TODAY SHOW–
4th Hour with Hoda and Kathy Lee
HOLIDAY GADGETS
Here’s the link to the segment:
http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/33508940/vp/34238817#34238817

Here are links to the products showcased in the segment…

Hanuclaus Hat
Santa hat which celebrates both Hanukkah and Christmas $24

LED Word Scrolling Santa Hat
www.Overstock.com $20

Corner Xmas Tree
www.ImprovementsCatalog.com $120

Xmas Tree Wall Hanging
www.ImprovementsCatalog.com $25

Upside down Xmas Tree
www.AvalonGarden.com $500

Xmas Tree Base That Rotates
www.hmsmfg.com $100

Motion Sensing Musical Wreath Hanger
www.ImprovementsCatalog.com $25

Instant Snow
www.ThinkGeek.com $3-$12/can

Portable Fireplace
starts at $300

Wine Chill Drops
www.skybarhome.com $50

Fobbie
http://www.fabfobco.com/ 24 for $20

Smittens Hold hands inside a single mitten $37

Santa Helicopters $25

Gadget Nation
The book showcases more than 100 “garage” inventors and their gadget inventions.
It is the PERFECT Holiday Gift 🙂
www.gadgetnation.net Under $20