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Tech-Out the Holidays - Gift ideas for the tech savvy!

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The holiday shopping season is in full force and if you’re like most people you are scrambling to find the perfect gifts.  Tech and electronics are on almost everyone’s list this year, but the task of knowing what to choose can be daunting. Helping us navigate the craziness of the holiday season and what technology makes some of the best gifts is Steve Greenberg, award winning tech expert, who partnered with some of his favorite brands for a list of tech gift finds this holiday!

ZTE Blade Force. ZTE’s Blade Force smartphone integrates features consumers would expect to find in a much more expensive phone, such as Sprint’s High Performance User Equipment (HPUE) technology, a 5.5 inch HD IPS display and a 3,000mAh battery. The ZTE Blade Force is available online and in select stores for a price of just $129.99 (plus tax) MSRP. ZTE once again proves that affordable smartphones can and should incorporate flagship and elite features, and all consumers should have access to them no matter their budget. Available for purchase at Boost Mobile: bit.ly/BladeForce.

Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote. At just $39.99, the Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote is a perfect stocking stuffer for the entertainment lover on your list. Enjoy tens of thousands of channels, apps, and Alexa skills with access to over 500,000 movies and TV episodes from Prime Video, Netflix, Hulu, HBO, and more. With the included Alexa Voice Remote, easily search and control your favorite content using just your voice. You can also ask Alexa to check local movie times, create holiday shopping lists, play festive music, and more. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/firetvstick.

Ooma Home Security and Home Service. Ooma Home Security is an affordable DIY system that allows you to call 911 remotely from your home phone number even when you are not at home. With motion, door, window and water sensors, Ooma Home Security provides a whole-house protection for any home or apartment. For more information, visit www.ooma.com/home-security.

Honeywell Lyric T5 Wi-Fi Thermostat. The Lyric T5 Wi-Fi Thermostat is designed for busy schedules. Control the Lyric from anywhere using your smartphone or let automatically adjust when you’re home or away using geofencing technology. No more wasted energy when you’re out for the night, and no more getting in from work to a cold house. It will even let you know when the filter needs changing! For more information, visit yourhome.honeywell.com.

To find more information on everything featured above and more for the 2017 holiday season, visit www.KillerApps.tv.

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