The Hottest Apps and Accessories to Make the Holidays Special
It seems like now a days everyone has a smart phone – from grandmas down to grade schoolers. Phones are great for people to get a hold of you as well as a source of entertainment. Thinking of getting your kids a cellphone? Here is a free Parent Child Agreement that really helps start that conversation.
If you’re looking to give a smart holiday gift this year, keep in mind that 58 percent of American adults have a smartphone and 42 percent own a tablet, according to the Pew Internet & American Life Project. So what about an amazing app?!
Often we may get bogged down by the frenzy that often accompanies the so-called “Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” one way to simplify the season for the gift-giver and receiver alike is to give apps and accessories for mobile devices. As over half of adults have a smartphone, giving the gift of helpful accessories for the gamer or the music lover in your life is an easy way to make holiday wishes come true.
Whether a friend or family is looking for the latest and greatest, U.S. Cellular has all the season must-haves including the Samsung Galaxy S5, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, and iPad Air. Based on current trends in the industry, the experts at U.S. Cellular suggest the following apps and accessories to help your loved ones get the most out of their devices this holiday. Technology can enable better moments through simplifying and enhancing your life. It’s a great gift idea!
Beats Solo HD 2 Headphones: Lightweight and compact, these colorful headphones are durable and comfortable. Updated and improved acoustics let you hear all your tunes with clarity and resonant bass. Go solo with confidence and bring your music with you anywhere.
JBL Flip 2: This wireless, rechargeable battery powered speaker brings rich sound to any on-the-go lifestyle. Small enough to fit in your hand, the JBL Flip 2 features SoundClear echo and noise cancellation technology, so you can use it as a hands-free speakerphone.
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iGrill: Android and iOS users can modernize the primal experience of grilling with the iGrill family of apps. Bluetooth Smart Technology allows users to monitor their grillables with the compact iGrill Mini, original iGrill, or the 4-probe capacity iGrill. Easy to read displays and customizable alarms mean your steak is cooked perfectly every time.
Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens System: This much-acclaimed lens system attaches to your iPhone or iPad to provide superior optics and clearer images. The system includes two macro lenses (5x and 10x), a fisheye, and a wide-angle lens. The four-in-one design means changing between lenses is quick and easy.
Moga Pro Power: Gamers attach their Android smartphone, like the Samsung Galaxy S5, to this handheld game console and use its precision controls to play games. The display is on the smartphone. The Mogas buttons, triggers and joysticks are highly responsive and maneuvers much better than a smartphone’s touchscreen controls. iPhone users won’t be left out of the game anymore with the Moga Ace. And both units charge your smart phone as you play.
Moto TC Rally App & Car: Working with the Griffin TC MOTO Rally Car, this app lets you race alone or compete against an opponent. Drive by using your mobile device’s touchscreen steering wheel, or by titling the device itself. The Rally Car is a USB-rechargeable device with impact/obstacle sensors that let players interact with their environment with unparalleled realism.