Holiday gadget gift ideas |

Gadget Guy Steve Greenberg (and host of YouTube’s Gadget Game Show “What The Heck Is That?”) shares some holiday gadget gift ideas.


Ugly Christmas Sweater —  This year I’m wearing a holiday sweater from — this is from their “custom sweater collection” you upload an image/logo and they can get a sweater to you in about 3-days”  $59.99  Check it out at:

Air Hogs Flippin’ Frenzy — Bring the outdoor play, indoors with Flippin’ Frenzy, the all-new wild RC t from Air Hogs Super Soft. For maximum fun, spin 360 degrees horizontally or vertically using the exposed arm. Air Hogs Flippin’ Frenzy puts insane tricks and precision stunt driving in your hands with 2 different colours. You can choose to enjoy the red muscle car style on one side, or flip it over to get a sleek blue sports car look that allows you to speed through obstacles with just one vehicle. You can control your RC truck with the full-function remote control at 2.4GHz from a distance of up to 100 feet. Have a wild time with the all-new Air Hogs Flippin’ Frenzy.  SRP: $49.99; Age: 4+

Kodak STEP Slim Instant Mobile Printer — Sporting a more compact design, the newest addition to the STEP Instant Print Line is the perfect holiday gift for any age! Its easy-to-use, travel-friendly design won’t take up unnecessary space, meaning it can go anywhere with you so that you never miss the chance to capture the moment on the spot. It prints out 2” x 3” photos on sticky-backed Zink paper and through the free KODAK STEP Prints App, you can connect the SLIM Printer to your phone and enjoy editing your images. The STEP Slim Instant Mobile Printer is available now on Amazon for $79.99

The Bark Phone – is a safe smartphone for kids. And kids love that it doesn’t look like a “kid phone,” because it’s not, it’s actually a Samsung A13. Bark’s parental controls are pre-installed so it’s secure the minute you turn it on. The phone has GPS-powered location tracking and parental management for all calls, texts as well as emails, apps, and searches.  It is also completely tamper-proof.  The Bark Phone plans start at just $49/month with no contract required. For more info go to:   

OttLite SanitizingPRO Desk Lamp, UVC Air Purifier – Did you know that phones are covered in germs? A study has shown that desks contain 400 times more germs per cubicle than a seat on the toilet. Give the gift of a cleaner, more sanitized workspace with the OttLite SanitizingPRO.  SanitizingPRO is a desk lamp with an integrated HEPA and UVC purifier. It creates a cleaner, healthier environment for your workspace by using three sanitizing methods and eyestrain-reducing lighting. With integrated and concealed UVC LEDs in the lamp’s base, it kills viruses and bacteria.  A replaceable HEPA filter filters allergens from the lamp. The filter traps allergens as small as 0.3 microns. It can also capture pet dander, dust mites, and pollen.  With ClearSun® LED lighting in the lamp’s shade, the SanitizingPRO creates a more comfortable and productive workspace as it reduces glare and eyestrain by up to 51%.  The OttLite SanitizingPRO LED Desk Lamp is a great gift for college students, people returning to the workspace, or home offices and study spaces, and is available at Office Depot and Office Max stores and $139.99

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Proctor Silex Quick Food Processor — Focus on making great meals without worrying about the mess. The innovative Quick Clean feature is included in this food processor.TM Cycle to clean the bowl, lid and blades. Place the chopping knife in the bowl. Add water to the bowl. Then, use the patent-pending dish soap agitator disc to clean the lid. A quick rinse with water is enough to complete the cycle. Whether it’s a smooth puree, chunky salsa or soup, you can precisely control food texture with the infinitely variable speed dial. You can choose to go from 500 to 2,500 RPMs, or you can use pulse to get quick bursts to process everything from vegetables and cheese to hummus to nut butter. The motor is powerful enough for all your processing needs. The 9-cup, leakproof bowl with lid has a 2-in-1 feed chute which can hold whole vegetables and entire blocks of cheese. The stainless-steel chopping knife and the reversible disk can be used to cut potatoes, shred mozzarella for lasagna, or chop vegetables for a quick hash. Both attachments are crevice-free and won’t trap food. Pour liquids or purees easily using the pour spout. The food processor’s pieces stack easily and can be locked or twisted without difficulty. To keep everything neat on the counter, or hidden in the kitchen cabinet, store all accessories in the bowl. $89.99 

Janome Arctic Crystal Sewing Machine — The Janome Arctic Crystal easy-to-use sewing machine was designed with beginners in mind but those with experience will enjoy it too! The Janome Arctic Crystal is a vibrant sewing machine with many useful features, including 15 of the most common built-in stitches such as a zigzag and four-step buttonholes; adjustable stitch length; and a front loading bobbin system. The full-size sewing machine has a heavy duty metal frame inside that prevents vibration and stabilizes stitches.  A removable free arm, 3-piece feeder dog, darning plate to free-motion sew, four snap-on presses feet, and 800 stitches per hour are just a few of the many great features.  The Arctic Crystal sewing machine is versatile, so you can tackle projects like garment sewing, home décor, quilting and even heirloom projects with ease.  And this machine weighs in at 12lbs so it’s easily portable too.  It’s the perfect holiday gift for the sewist/crafter in your life, or for yourself!  Available in 3 colors, including Arctic Crystal. [green]Couture [blue]Sorbet and. [pink]) from your favorite online retailer– Regular retail $129

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