In some ways, the techy dad is the modern version of a handy dad. He's able to help with computer issues and loves to help you hook up all the newest gadgets as they come out. The Groupon Coupons team put together this list of Father's Day gift ideas sure to please any tech-loving dad this year.
An update on the classic Father's Day watch gift, a Fitbit Versa 2 allows your dad top-notch activity tracking capabilities plus all the benefits of syncing with a smartphone. That way he can keep track of his health stats, answer texts and emails, and check in on sports scores all from one device.
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We all live on our smartphones these days, but when was the last time you cleaned yours? Even in the age of coronavirus, it's easy to overlook cleaning this tech MVP. This simple-to-use sanitizer blasts phones with bacteria-killing UV light to eliminate the gross stuff quickly. The pop-up design is perfect for portability too. So you can clean your phone anywhere you need to.
To create a truly smart home, where every light bulb, appliance, and speaker can be controlled remotely, you'd have to replace every single non-smart device you own. But the SwitchBot is a simple, cheaper workaround. It essentially acts as a digital finger that can turn on a coffee pot or flip a switch even when you aren't home (or don't want to get up). All you have to do is place the SwitchBot and then you use the app or voice control to have coffee brewing when you wake up.
Sometimes technology is completely new and sometimes it's taking something you already use and making it much better. This is the latter. By building high-quality speakers right into the classic frames, Bose has improved both sunglasses and headphones, making it easier and more stylish to listen to music or a podcast no matter where you are or what you're doing.
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At just 0.5lb., this smart projector makes the world your movie theater. You can set up movies, sports games, or cartoons in the car or backyard, turning any TV session into a fun event. The projector can stream from Netflix, Hulu, and more. So, really it's a gift for the whole family, but dad doesn't have to know that.
Shooting a great round of golf is bound to make any dad's day. Help yours up his golf game with a caddy of his very own. Arccos's AI-powered one won't carry your dad's clubs on the course, but the small sensors and app will read the course, help him develop hole strategy, and choose the right club.
Most technology-loving dads don't really go anywhere without their laptops in tow. This lightweight hybrid bag converts from a briefcase to a backpack, making it perfect for work and travel. It fits up to a 15.6" laptop and has a dedicated pocket for tablets and e-readers, along with others to keep all his gadgets organized.
Add mixologist to the list of things your dad is great at! The Perfect Drink Pro comes with (nearly) all the ingredients your dad needs to make bar-worthy cocktails at home. Your dad will browse the companion app to select from more than 400 drinks, then using the scale, can make up a drink without measuring. All he has to do is pour until the app dings.