Fall Tech with Mario Armstrong

Technology is constantly innovating and evolving! We want to make sure we have the latest and greatest devices that make our lives better, but if the choices seem overwhelming…have no fear!

Mario Armstrong, the Emmy-winning Digital Lifestyle Expert partnered up with some of his favorite brands to help us out and show off the tech that’s creating a buzz this fall!

Looking for the latest in toy technology?  This cool building system takes kids’ robotics skills to the next level!


Combining the versatility of the LEGO® building system with the most advanced technology we’ve ever developed, LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 lets you unleash a world of robots that do anything you can imagine. Complete a series of challenging missions using the intuitive icon-based EV3 Programmer App for tablet devices to build and program TRACK3R, R3PTAR, SPIK3R, EV3RSTORM and GRIPP3R, and then create your own programs. Take your robotics skills to the next level with the companion EV3 Software for PC and Mac, with its more advanced yet familiar programming interface. For instant control, download the free Robot Commander app for smart devices or use the infrared remote control included with each set.

Priced at $349.99.
Available for purchase at toy retailers nationwide, including LEGO stores and shop.LEGO.com.
For more information, visit shop.LEGO.com.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/LEGO
Twitter: www.twitter.com/LEGO_Group

Attention smartphone trendsetters…want a device that can instantly transform to fit your needs?  Then you need to check out this family of smartphones!

Moto Z Family and Moto Mods

Moto Z Family and Moto Mods: Moto Z, Moto Z Force, Moto Z Play, JBL SoundBoost, Hasselblad True Zoom, Moto Insta-Share Projector, Incipio offGRID™ Power Pack

The new Moto Z family of smartphones can be instantly transformed into exactly what you need, when you need it with Moto Mods. Host a movie night with the Moto Insta-Share Projector, start an impromptu dance party with the JBL SoundBoost, snap on a superzoom camera with the Hasselblad True Zoom, or get a power boost with the Incipio offGRID™ Power Pack.

Pricing + Availability:

Moto Z Family:

  • Moto Z Play Droid Edition – $17 per month on the Verizon device payment plan (or $408 full price)
  • Moto Z Droid Edition – $26 per month on the Verizon device payment plan ($624 full price)
  • Moto Z Force Droid Edition – $30 per month on the Verizon device payment plan ($720 full price)

Moto Z and Moto Z Force Droid Edition smartphones are available on Verizon Wireless at Verizon, Best Buy, Costco and www.Motorola.com. Moto Z Play Droid Edition is available on Verizon Wireless at Verizon and at www.Motorola.com. Moto Z and Moto Z Play will be available unlocked in October.

Moto Mods:

  • JBL SoundBoost – $79.99
  • Moto Insta-Share Projector – $299.99
  • Hasselblad True Zoom – starting at $249.99
  • TUMI, Incipio and kate spade new york Power Packs – $59.99 to $89.99
  • Moto Style Shells – $19.99 to $24.99 (available only on www.Motorola.com)

The JBL SoundBoost, Moto Insta-Share Projector and Power Packs are available at Verizon, Best Buy, Costco and www.Motorola.com. The Hasselblad True Zoom is available at www.Motorola.com, www.Verizon.com and Verizon stores.

For more information, visit www.MotoMods.com.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/MotoUSA
Twitter: www.twitter.com/moto_usa

Homeowners can now stay cool without sacrificing style using this innovative, smart air-conditioning unit!

LG Art Cool Premier

LG Art Cool Premier

The LG Art Cool Premier System is among the industry’s most efficient and stylish air-conditioning units. The indoor and outdoor units are measurably quieter than its competitors and consume less energy than conventional air conditioners, while also boasting low ambient heating operations down to -13 degrees Fahrenheit. It works seamlessly with the LG Smart AC, allowing the end user to connect, control and monitor the indoor unit through a smart phone app. The stylish, sleek design coupled with the Art Cool Premier’s powerful performance in all seasons makes this system a great solution for any room.

Pricing is available through a contractor.
Available for purchase at www.lghomecomfort.com and for more information on the Art Cool Premier and all other LG products.
For more information, visit www.lghomecomfort.com.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/LGUSA
Twitter: www.twitter.com/LGUS

In search of your first mattress?  Look no further than this revolutionary smart bed that gives you a better night’s sleep without breaking the bank!

it™ bed by Sleep Number

it™ bed by Sleep Number

The new it™ bed by Sleep Number is a revolutionary new smart bed that is packed full of technology for better sleep. It can be adjusted on each side, includes biometric sensors for tracking sleep, and connects to health and fitness apps (like your FitBit or your Nest thermostat) to help optimize wellness. The new “it bed” was designed for today’s digitally connected lifestyle – and for first-time mattress buyers who recognize that quality sleep is essential to their life. The affordable smart bed is only available at itbed.com, and ships right to your door.

Priced at $1,099 for a queen size bed.
Available for purchase exclusively at www.itbed.com.
For more information, visit www.itbed.com.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/SleepNumber
Twitter: www.twitter.com/sleepnumber #getyoursleepon

Now that school is back in session, families are spending more time online…so how do you stay protected?  This yearly service will help keep your data and identity safe!

McAfee LiveSafe

McAfee LiveSafe

McAfee LiveSafe is a yearly subscription-based protection service, shielding consumers’ data and identity across all devices (PCs, Macs, smartphones, tablets, etc.), including mobile security, password manager, virus protection and secure cloud storage. Additionally, consumers no longer have to remember multiple passwords, but can sign in with their face or fingerprint. True Key by Intel Security, a feature within McAfee Live Safe, securely stores and enters usernames and passwords for all your favorite sites, so users don’t have to.

Priced at $89.99.
Available for purchase at www.mcafee.com/consumer/en-us/store/m0/catalog/mls_430/mcafee-livesafe.html.
For more information, visit www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/security/mcafee-livesafe-service.html.

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Twitter: www.twitter.com/IntelSecurity

* Content Provided and Sponsored by LEGO® MINDSTORMS, Lenovo, LG Electronics USA, itbed by Sleep Number and Intel Security.

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