Father’s Day is a great time to reflect on the role that our Dads play in our lives, and enjoy spending the day together. GeekEvangelist, Russell Keys has found the perfect tech-friendly products that are sure to be a hit, for that Dad that has everything, regardless of whether he loves to Cycle, Watch TV, Listen to Music or work around the house.
LifeFactory – 650ml Flip Cap Glass Bottles
your cupboards are anything like ours, we have a dedicated shelf just for water bottles. The problem, is finding a good water bottle that will last, can be cleaned in the dishwasher, and looks great alongside all your Dad’s funky desktop gadgets. The LifeFactory Flip Top bottle is the Mercedes of drink bottles. Made from BPA, Phthalate, PVC and Polycarbonate free chemicals, the Flip Cap bottle offers easy on-the-go drinking from the narrow mouth spout with the convenience of wide mouth access.Our 650ml reusable glass bottle offers a large capacity to quench a big thirst. – $29.95
Dyson DC35 MultiFloor Digital Slim™ Cordless Vacuum
Dyson vacuums are renowned for their superior cleaning products, and the Dyson DC35 is probably the most powerful and practical portable vacuum cleaner on the market. The detachable long-reach wand and motorised cleaner head makes the product perfect for cleaning pretty much anywhere. With a Lithium-ion battery that provides 15 minutes of high constant suction, the Dyson DC35 is ideal for the floors, stairs, furniture or inside the car. $469.00
iGrill digital thermometer & iOS app
The iGrill is yet another device that panders those that like to find a way to incorporate tech into each any every part of our lives, including the kitchen. The dual probe thermometer can be used standalone, or with the app to measure cooking temperature and time without compromising the quality of your cooking. Download the iGrill app to your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch and keep track of the progress of your bbq meats via a secure, long-range Bluetooth® connection. $109
The new Apple TV with 1080p HD gives you access to the best content, blockbuster movies, TV shows, sports music, photos, and more. Simply connect the little black box via HDMI to your widescreen TV, and enjoy streaming content from iTunes on your PC, MAC or via your iOS devices to your TV using AirPlay. At $112 the Apple TV is great fun not just for Dad, but can be enjoyed by the whole family.
Plantronics BackBeat® GO wireless earbuds
Great for any portable device, the Plantronics Backbeat Go Wireless earbuds are small, light, wireless, and punch an amazing sound. Let your Dad listen to his Music in peace with Inline controls that let you pause music to take a call, change volume or skip tracks. The Backbeat Go wireless earbuds connect via Bluetooth technology, and makes connectivity to your portable device hassle free. There are three sizes of cushioned ear tips and two stabilizers for a secure, comfortable fit. $99