Last minute tech gifts for Christmas

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(WTNH)– With only two shopping days left until Christmas (today and tomorrow), we wanted to highlight 5 cool tech items under $50 that you can use for last minute gifts, work parties gift swaps or stocking stuffers.

1.    Bop H2O Bluetooth Speaker
Price – $29.99 @ Brookstone
Website – http://www.brookstone.com/bop-h2o-bluetooth-speaker?bkiid=body_zone|hmpg|cat3_2|855790p
•    This is a small, wireless speaker that is water resistant. Only 2.25 inches tall
•    There is a suction cup on the back so you can stick it on the shower wall, the pool or anywhere else that holds the suction
•    Use it to listen to music or take a phone call
•    Battery life is 6 hours

2.    myCharge RAZORMAX Charger
Price – $49.99 @ BestBuy or Target
Video – http://www.mycharge.com/pages/videos
•    It has two USB ports so you can charge multiple devices at once
•    Shortens charge time by 25%
•    Provides you with an extra 27 hours of charge time
•    4.5” long by .5” wide

3.    Zipbuds Juiced 2.0
Price – $24.99 @ Zipbuds.com or Amazon
•    Tangle-free headphones.  They zip up!
•    Four different styles to choose from, but the Juiced 2.0 start at $24.99
•    Great sound and are a very comfortable fit in your ear
•    Come in a glow-in-the-dark option

4.    Whiztags
Price – 10 pack for $12.99 @ Amazon.com
Website – http://whiztags.com/
Video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0a1_9k-fgmA
•    These tags are for NFC enabled phones (NFC is a technology that allows our cell phones to transfer a small amount of data wirelessly between two devices)
•    You will need to enable NFC on your phone, usually in the Settings screen
•    Each Whiztag can be programmed to quickly change the settings on your phone with just a tap.
•    You may have settings for in the car, at work or when you are relaxing at night in your living room or bedroom.
•    Whiztags have adhesive on the back so you can stick them anywhere.
•    You will need to download the app called NFC Tools to program your Whiztags

5.    ScanDisk Cruzer Fit
$15.99 for 32GB of storage @ Staples, BestBuy
Website – http://www.bestbuy.com/site/sandisk-cruzer-fit-32gb-usb-flash-drive-black/5597704.p?id=1218669147154&skuId=5597704
•    This is an external hard drive or Flash drive to give you extra storage for your computer
•    Very small design similar to the wireless mouse or keyboard adapters
•    Has a USB Interface to fit just about any device

6.    Snapbands Light Up Watch
Price – $19.99 @ Brookstone
Website – http://www.brookstone.com/snap-bands?flag=search&question=snap+bands+light+up+watch&_requestid=91856
•    This is a motion-sensing, light up watch. Snap your fingers and the face of the watch lights up with the time.
•    Brookstone has 4 different colors to choose from

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