High Tech Spring Break Gadgets

Atlanta-based tech writer, Rick Limpert, shares some of his top gadget and tech gift picks as you head off to Spring Break. Whether you are heading to the beach, the mountains or if a “staycation” is in the cards for you, these are some of the hottest gadgets and tech products available this spring. Check out Rick’s daily updates covering the hot gadgets and tech on his WirelessWednesday.live site.

Wild Wrap!

The high tech Wild Wrap is a 10 – in – one multi-functional bandana/scarf that you can use in any of the four seasons. It’s lightweight and temperature adapting, so for Spring Break, bring to the beach, the pool or even to the slopes. There are dozens of styles available. UV protection and a lot more!

This video will show you all the uses of your Wrap!

Grass Slides

Ever long for that feeling of bare feel on the soft grass? Grass Slides delivers that feel on sandals that are so comfortable, you won’t want to take them off. These are the perfect sandals for the beach and Spring Break.

You won’t get an idea of how comfortable this is until you try them on. 

Made with real turf!

    – Synthetic

    – No mowing necessary.

    – Lush landscape for your feet without the maintenance or real grass.

    – Velcro adjustable neoprene closure. Say no to the toe, these slides are easy to slip on/off.

    – Grass flattens down under your foot to make a flat smooth tickle-free surface

Available on Amazon

Bolle Eyewear

The golf season is getting ready to shine its light on courses and golfers all over the country and they to protect their vision. Bolle eyewear helps protect eyes from that bright light while highlighting the subtleties on the course, court, trail or lake/pond. The new line of 2017 Bollé Golf eyewear can help more than just golfers, but they can help improve your handicap. 

Here is a chance to “up your game” as Bollé Golf lenses have been engineered to provide an optical advantage. The exclusive Bollé Photochromic V3 Golf lens encompasses all you will need in a golf or sports lens, while not sacrificing anything when it comes to looks or style. Modulator photochromic technology allows the lenses to adapt quickly to changing conditions, ensuring the proper tint in any environment, from direct sunlight to shaded areas. Features like being anti-fog, all-day comfort with Thermogrip® temple tips and nose pads that keep the sunglasses firmly and comfortably in place are uniquely Bolle. Styles include the Bolt, Bolt S and/or the Flash.

A leader in sport-specific lens technologies, Bollé also markets Cycling, Watersports, and Tennis collections.


No more loud or disruptive flights thanks to QuietOn. Your Spring Break will never be so quiet and calm with some new innovative ear pieces. QuietOn are noise canceling earbuds with no wires to detangle, settings to adjust, or buttons to press. Once you remove them from their carrying case, they’re on and active, ready to go. They are designed to reduce low frequency ‘bass’ noises that traditional ear plugs can’t block, such as the hum of airplane engines, snoring, and normal background noise. With noise cancelling ability up to 40 dB, QuietOn is on the same level as the best on-ear noise cancelling headphones. A battery charge gets 50 hours of use, so they will be ready when you are. This would be a solid investment for a frequent traveler at $199.00

Nexia Cameras

Now you can leave for your Spring Break trip with peace of mind knowing Nexia cameras are at home protecting your house and valuables. Nexia has made it easy to be in the know and in control of your home – even when you’re constantly on the go. An all-in-one app that connects your smart devices through Z-Wave technology, Nexia streamlines the way you manage your day. By performing everyday tasks like automatically locking the front door on your way out or turning on the lights before you come home, Nexia empowers you to lead an active life without worrying about what’s happening at home. It’s almost like being in two places at once.

The Nexia app allows you to connect and control all of the elements of your smart home, creating a truly seamless system. Customizable and easy-to-use, the app allows you choose how your smart devices work together by creating automations and user modes.

Use one Nexia product like the Nexia HD Indoor Security Camera or the Wireless Outdoor Security Camera to monitor activity in and around your home. All at great prices.

Altec Lansing Life Jacket 4 Bluetooth Speaker

Water, sand and disaster proof, this is the ideal Bluetooth speaker to take on Spring Break. Altec Lansing speakers produce great sound anywhere. pretty complete with a micro-USB port for charging the unit, an 1/8-inch stereo aux jack for analog input signals, and a full-sized USB port that you can use to charge other devices from the speaker’s battery. Altec Lansing speakers come in a variety of attractive colors and users will appreciate the almost 10 hours of battery life for $99.99.


GlacierGlove makes products to protect your various body parts from the sun. They are perfect for the beach, slopes or out on the lake. Whether you use their SunGloves, Abaco Bay Flip Mitts or Long Bill caps you will be showing off their breathable and quick frying materials with built in 50+ UPF protection.

For their gloves, the fingerless models allow you to text and email all while featuring Dr. Shade ™ Poly Elastane/Spandex Partial Synthetic leather palms, so you won’t get sunburn on your hands and those pesky sunspots later in life.

Nikon D5600

This is the latest from Nikon and gives you a chance to take a “Spring Break” from your smartphone camera. The Nikon D5600 Wi-Fi Digital SLR Camera with a 18-55mm VR lens. This is more than likely a step up from whatever camera you are using as it shoots with a 24.2MP DX-Format CMOS Sensor and an EXPEED 4 Image Processor. The 3.2″ 1.037m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen is bring and sensitive to touch and makes the camera easy to set up. It records in full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps. Use the SnapBridge app and Bluetooth alongside the Wi-Fi with NFC to make downloading, saving and sharing your pictures a breeze. Get free shipping when your order this camera on Amazon.

Sea & Ski Lotions

What’s the best way to stave off damage to your skin? The legend is back. Sea & Ski lotions and mists for safe tanning and skin protection. All natural, great scents and beautiful packaging. See the varieties available at their website.

Have a safe Spring Break!