Steve Greenberg's grad to dad gift ideas

5:05 PM, Jun 12, 2013   |    comments
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GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. -- Steve Greenberg, author of Gadget Nation joined us at 4pm with some great ideas for dads to grads.

For Active Dad - Fitbit Flex - is a wrist band activity tracker that tracks your daytime activities such as steps taken, distance traveled, calories burned, and active minutes. At night, it measures your sleep cycle, helps you learn how to sleep better, and can even be set to wake you up in the morning. Fitbit Flex is available on for $99.95.

For the Couch Potato Dad- Boxee Cloud DVR -lets you stream broadcast TV channels to any device and gives you unlimited recording space in the cloud. It means you can record as much as you like and watch on any screen. The Boxee Cloud DVR is $99 to learn more visit

For the Cool Dad- Dyson AM05/The Dyson Hot + Cool™ Fan Heater -is dual purpose fan and heater, appropriate for year round heating or cooling.  The Dyson Hot + Cool™ fan heater is currently available at and major retailers for $399.99

For the Dad on the Go- Magellan® SmartGPS -is the game-changing GPS device that delivers current and localized social media (including reviews and tips from Yelp and Foursquare), fuel prices, weather, traffic events and speed camera warnings, directly onto the navigation map.  The SmartGPS is currently available from Best Buy for $249 (MSRP), and at

For the Outdoor Dad - Mosquito Mister Lantern and SideKick Mosquito Repeller - This summer it's easier than ever for Dad to "beat the bite" of the menacing mosquito with two NEW, all-natural solutions - the portable, battery-powered Terminix ALLCLEAR Mosquito Mister Lantern and the personal Terminix ALLCLEAR SideKick Mosquito Repeller. The Lantern costs $59.99 and the SideKick is $9.99. For more information visit

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