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Title: Techno Granny, TG 5-7-12, 7 Great Tech Products and 5 Websites for Mom
Time: 05/07/2012 10:00 AM EDT
Episode Notes: Just for Mom, a Technology Savvy, Mom's Day Special. Started out to find some new or neat technology for Mom's and found in the process some great sites for moms also. The products range from unique I phone covers to wireless printers for you handheld devices and a soft rocket launcher to keep dad and the kids away from your computer. The websites are websites that give out great information for moms, from views to reviews but mostly tech savvy stuff. This show is for you from the Techno Granny to all Tech Savvy Moms and Grandmas, too! Happy Mother's Day.
If you also prefer the gift card route, you'll like a new service called Wrapp which has some amazing features via Facebook.
- Really cool laptop bag
- Ipad cover or bag
- Cool covers for Iphones http://www.rocketcases.com
Another great mommy site:
If you doubt that mom's are using more technology these days, then you need to read this article and this was LAST YEAR"S statistics, imagine how inflated they are this year.
USB Desktop Missile Launcher Techno Granny Personal Favorite
Command a battery of foam missiles via computer or remote Web access.
Launch foam missiles from anywhere! Our USB Desktop Missile Launcherhas a built-in webcam and over-Internet control that make it easy to hit targets at distances up to 25 feet--whether you're in the room, or 6,000 miles away! You can even direct missile assaults remotely, via Skype and MSN messaging programs. Or keep targets guessing, by handing over command capabilities to anyone on your buddy list.
Guaranteed to be both harmless and annoying.
Armed with 4 soft foam missiles, the USB Desktop Missile Launcher pivots and elevates to desired firing angle at your command. After launch, next missile rotates into position. For maximum irritation, activate the missile sound effects--or turn them off for secret missions.
Works with both PCs and Macs!
Click here to download a Mac or PC driver for your USB Desktop Missile Launcher.
Worried about getting out of the car with baby or kids or getting dirty jumping a dead battery?
Also worried about getting out of the car with baby or kids in it or worse getting your hands dirty, jump starter that works from inside the car.
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This set comes with 4 adhesive labels which can be affixed to any valuable items that the owner wishes to protect. It works by sending a message from the finder to the Back2You system, utilizing a code unique to each tag or label.
No personal information about the owner of the item is disclosed.
The purchase gives two years membership. The cost from year three is $4.70 per year, and this is for an unlimited amount of tags. Notification of pending expiry is sent two weeks before the end of the two year period. From then onwards it is two weeks before the next expiry every year.
The objective of the system is to put the owner in tough with the finder of the lost item so that they can commence the recovery process. The owner receives a text and an e mail to advise them that a finder has made contact. The text instructs the owner to log into the members area of the web site. Here they pick tag status and it will show which tag has been located and the details of the person who has located the item. The owner the contacts the finder it is down to the owner as to how much information they disclose