Tag Archive: Father’s


A Father’s Day tribute to beloved music in the age of smart speakers

Turn it up to 11. For dad.

In 2001, my dad bought me my first “hi-fi”, the classic Altec Lansing 641 computer speakers, which included four oversized satellites and the biggest subwoofer I’d ever seen. The system put out 200 watts RMS, and had among the beefiest amplifiers ever put inside a standalone system. The sub alone weighed over 30 pounds (maybe more, it’s hard to remember) and could shake my whole house with the right bass-heavy  [Read More…]

6 last-minute Father’s Day gifts dad will love

A real, genuine modern dad

You don’t have to spend a ton to put a smile on dad’s face this year.

This Sunday, June 17, is Father’s Day. If you’re reading this guide, chances are it slipped your mind and you’re now scrambling to find a gift that dad will love.

Don’t worry, you’re not alone.

If you’re looking to get your old man an awesome gift that’ll put a smile on his face (without destroying  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Father’s Day sale includes low prices on the Echo, Fire TV, Kindles, and more

Gifts for dad or gifts for you.

Father’s Day is June 17, but Amazon is getting ahead of the curve with week-long sales on pretty much all hardware. You can get all these low prices with free shipping and some even bundled together for more savings. Here are all the deals available starting today:

Echo devices Echo Dot Alexa-enabled speaker – $ 39.99 (from $ 50) Echo 2nd gen Alexa-enabled portable Bluetooth speaker – $ 79.99 (from  [Read More…]

Verizon announces BOGO deal on top Android phones for Father’s Day

AT&T recently announced a BOGO deal on the LG V35 ThinQ for Father’s Day. But if you think your dad would prefer LG’s notchy flagship instead, you might want to turn your attention to Verizon.

For a limited time, you’ll be able to pick up one of these top Android phones and get one for free.

Verizon’s BOGO deal includes: LG G7 ThinQ Samsung Galaxy S9 Google Pixel 2 Moto Z2 Force

The LG G7 ThinQ is the most recent  [Read More…]

Verizon announces BOGO deal on top Android phones for Father’s Day

AT&T recently announced a BOGO deal on the LG V35 ThinQ for Father’s Day. But if you think your dad would prefer LG’s notchy flagship instead, you might want to turn your attention to Verizon.

For a limited time, you’ll be able to pick up one of these top Android phones and get one for free.

Verizon’s BOGO deal includes: LG G7 ThinQ Samsung Galaxy S9 Google Pixel 2 Moto Z2 Force

The LG G7 ThinQ is the most recent  [Read More…]

Ten cool tech gifts for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is coming up, and we bet you’ve already started thinking what to get your dad this year. Well if your pops happens to be a gadget lover, then we have you covered with some nice gift ideas. Forget the classic neckties and whiskey bottles. This year get dad a gift that he actually wants.

Below you’ll find our choices of some great Father’s Day presents and hopefully they will provide you with some inspiration.

Pixel 2 XL

The  [Read More…]

AT&T offers a BOGO deal on the LG V35 ThinQ for Father’s Day

Still haven’t decided what to get dad for Father’s Day? AT&T might be able to help. The carrier has a deal going on for the occasion which involves the recently launched LG V35 ThinQ.

It’s a BOGO deal which means if you purchase one LG V35 ThinQ you’ll get a second one for free. So here’s how you can take advantage of the promo:

Select the first LG V35 ThinQ on AT&T Next or AT&T Next Every Year Add a  [Read More…]

Android and Me and Wirefly are giving away a Huawei Mate 10 Pro and Watch 2 for Father’s Day!

Android and Me has partnered with Wirefly and Huawei to give away a bundle of devices for Father’s Day! The winner will receive a Huawei Mate 10 Pro and a Huawei Watch 2.

The Mate 10 Pro is Huawei’s current flagship (at least alongside the P20) and it’s a device we loved when we reviewed it. The Huawei Watch 2 is one of the most fully featured Wear OS watches on the market, with built in GPS, ambient light sensor, and  [Read More…]

Android Central’s 2018 Father’s Day Guide!

Dads. They’re like you, only they think they’re really good at tech stuff but are perpetually 10 years behind the curve. That’s OK, because this gift guide can go a long way to making sure he’s at least partially caught up to 2018 … and beyond.

Google Pixel 2

The Pixel 2 is our favorite phone on the market, and a perfect present for the dad who wants a fast,  [Read More…]

T-Mobile offering new BOGO deal for Galaxy S8 and LG G6 for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is Sunday. Do you have a gift for yours yet?

Father’s Day is coming soon! If you don’t yet have a gift, T-Mobile wants you to buy your dad a new phone and get an extra one for free… via rebate. Yep, it’s another BOGO deal from T-Mobile, and it extends to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ and the LG G6 and LG V20. This deal extends to new and existing customers and it works a  [Read More…]