From a great digital camera to some high-def solutions for the home to non-technical gift ideas, we found everything for Dads and Grads.
Casio TRYX digital camera
A groundbreaking take on the compact camera. Exhibiting a revolutionary design, the TRYX (pronounced Tricks) can turn, twist, hang and capture the world around you from nearly any angle. With the ultra-wide angle lens and motion shutter, everyone can be included in every shot, including you. When it’s time to slow down the action, the high-speed shooting takes care of it. And when you want to capture your friends and family in real time TRYX’s Full HD 1080p movie capture means you’ll be able to replay life like never before.
Priced at $249.99
Turn tap water into sparkling water in under 30 seconds, with no clean-up. The new Fizz model features the interactive Fizz Chip™ digital screen, a high-tech indicator designed for individual carbonation technique and usage. The patented Fizz Chip displays the amount of CO2 remaining in the carbonator (which powers the home soda maker) and also shows the strength of carbonation — or “fizz” — in the drink (light, medium or strong). Enjoy the freshness and convenience of homemade soda and protect the environment at the same time. Fizz to your taste and add one of over 50 flavors of your choice to make your favorite drink. With a variety of colors and stylish design, you’ll be sure to find the Fizz to match any decor.
Priced at $149.99
Northern Brewer Deluxe Beer Starter Kit
If you can make Mac and Cheese, you can make your own beer! The Deluxe is Northern Brewer’s most popular starter kit, and the one that sets the standard for the homebrew industry. Besides numerous equipment upgrades (bottle capper, thermometers, and more), the Deluxe kit uses a two-stage fermentation, which adds a couple extra – but still very simple – steps to the brewing process. Kit includes instructions and a DVD.
Priced at $159.99
Available at www.northernbrewer.com.
Samsung LED D8000
A Smart TV with Samsung’s new Smart Hub. The Smart Hub gives you one place to find hundreds of Samsung Apps and access a full Web Browser. The TV delivers vibrant LED picture quality with precise dimming that gives great contrast. The TV is also 3D enabled and uses active 3D technology, giving you captivating 2D & 3D in Full HD 1080p. AND it’s beautiful. This Ultra-Slim Bezel creates a stunning virtually edgeless picture for a more immersive experience.
Priced at $3,599.99 for 55” TV
Cisco ūmi telepresence
The next evolution in video communications, brings family and friends together in real time and high definition whether they are around the corner or across the country. Cisco ūmi (pronounced: You-Me) connects to any existing HD television and broadband internet, delivering a home video communications experience that is so clear, natural and lifelike, users will see and hear their loved ones as if they are in the same room. It seamlessly fits into any living room, automatically adjusting to lighting conditions and various room sizes and configurations to provide superior video and audio performance.
The SRP for Cisco ūmi (1080p) is $499 and $399 (720p), and there is a $99 annual fee for unlimited ūmi calling.
Cisco ūmi is available at Cisco Online.