by Brent Dirks
May 31, 2013
With summer almost here, it’s graduation season. And if you’re looking for a perfect gift for that iOS device-toting graduate in your life, we’re highlighting six great ideas. Also make sure to come back next week when we’ll be offering some great choices for dad in a special Father’s Day edition.
Custom-Tuned PerfectionApple’s online store and numerous other retailers for $199.95.
The Best of Both Worldson booq’s site. Refills for the notepad are sold in three packs from booq as well.
You Light Up My Lifethe bag can be purchased from Rickshaw for $129. Since the bag is made to order, you’ll need some patience as it ships 10-12 days after being ordered.
While You’re Waiting for the iWatchiWatch from Apple may or may not be released this year, wearable technology has begun to take off. One of the standouts in the category is the Nike+ FuelBand. Working in concert with the free iPhone app, the band is designed to track your all-day physical activity, including each step taken and the number of calories burned. Along with being able to see progress toward a goal directly on the band, it can be synced with an iPhone via Bluetooth technology. Activity and achievements can also be shared through social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and Path. Retailing for $149.95, the band comes in black or a clear white. It can be purchased from Apple’s site or a number of other retailers.
It’s Hip To Keep Track of Your Stufffree, companion app, hipKey users can select a number of handy modes to use. Along with alarm mode that warns if you forget your iOS device or if someone attempts to steal it, child mode lets you know when someone has wandered too far away. With a maximum range of 164 feet, the battery lasts anywhere from two to four weeks between recharges. A key hanger is also included with the device. The hipKey can be purchased through Apple’s site or at your local Apple store for $89.95. It is compatible with the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, and the third-generation iPad and later.
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