Feature Article - March/April 2019

Your Connection to Motivation

Electronics & High-Tech Incentives

By Emily Tipping

Deep, loud and immersive, too, the Bose SoundLink Revolve+, the best-performing portable Bluetooth® speaker from Bose, delivers true 360-degree sound for consistent, uniform coverage. Place it in the center of the room to give everyone the same experience. Or set it near a wall so sound radiates and reflects. This wireless speaker is durable, water-resistant and easy to grab.

The Altec Lansing Xpedition 8 Party Speaker is Altec Lansing's durable, environment-battling speaker. Massive 420 watts of peak power via dual 8-inch woofers and three 1-inch tweeters. Its IP67 waterproof rating defends against dust, dirt, water, snow and more. It floats, plus it can withstand being submerged in 3 feet of water for 30 minutes. Provides 24 hours of sound on a single charge and Bluetooth 4.1 for maximum wireless performance. Additionally, you can keep the speaker charged with the DC power source. The bonus built-in light show LED features 12 color combinations from the woofers, plus two strobe lights to turn any place into a party.

Enjoy music and phone time with ultra-comfort and no complications with the Sharp Ear-Free and Hands Free Bluetooth Neck Speaker. New sound vibration technology provides theater-level sound and Bluetooth with natural 3-D Sound Vibration Speaker. It is compatible with most TVs, gaming systems, PCs and mobile devices. Speaker angled toward ear reduces sound leakage from outside sources. It also includes a USB 'dongle' to allow wireless connection to TVs and gaming. Other features include 17 hours of playback time, built-in rechargeable battery, dual mic conferencing, 750-hour standby time. And it's lightweight, at only 3.5 ounces.

Looking to add some glitz and glam to your get-togethers? Now everyone can be a star with the Classic Bluetooth Karaoke & Wireless Speaker from 808, available through Rymax. Generating full-bodied sound, easily pair this speaker to your phone or tablet and sing along to your favorite songs. Available exclusively through Rymax, this speaker includes a microphone, three voice effects and nine multi-color light modes, so you can put on the ultimate show. Its compact design also includes a cradle to hold your smartphone or tablet to easily follow along.

Picture This

Smartphone may be able to do just about anything these days, but sometimes you want to get a better picture. Whether it's a DSLR camera, giving you the chance to step up to more creative picture-making, or an action-catching GoPro, there are plenty of options for capturing and viewing images that have high appeal.

Enjoy hands-free recording with the Whistler D16VR Dash Cam, available through Incentive Concepts. No stopping as this dash camera records in high-definition at 1080p, with 170-degree viewing angle and loop recording. The clarity of the 3-inch LCD monitor is amazing, and the microSD card can hold up to 32GB, and features HDMI playback capability and a parking monitor function. This compact dash camera is a good safety reminder to young drivers, protects loved ones against accident fraud or disputes, or you can use it to record memorable scenic trips. The unit has a suction cup mount and includes USB cable, car charger and user manual.

For people who love to capture and share life's most important moments, the Nikon D3500 is the ideal gift. Lightweight, compact and comfortable to shoot with, the D3500 easily goes wherever they do. Built-in Bluetooth connectivity allows for effortless sharing with family and friends, while a large image sensor creates sharp and clear photos. With the D3500, they can capture the feeling of a moment and relive it for a lifetime.

Say hello to the GoPro HERO7 White, available through Premco, the perfect partner on any adventure. It is tough, tiny and totally waterproof, so it can go wherever you do. An intuitive touch screen makes it simple to get great shots. Just swipe and tap. Use the photo timer to grab a sweet selfie. You can even shoot vertically then add your photos and videos right to your Instagram Story. Your shots move to the GoPro app automatically to share on the spot. From awesome moments to everyday experiences, capture the fun in creative new ways with HERO7 White.

The Vivitar "Follow Me" 360 GPS + Wi-Fi HS Camera Drone is a new top-of-the-line model with dual GPS for extreme accuracy. Once you set it, the drone will follow you around without controlling it. Other features include: 360-degree vantage point for an array of viewing possibilities, 1,000-foot extended range, and 16.1-megapixel full HD digital camera and video recording. Movement choices include ascend, forward, backward, left, right, takeoff and landing, return home and hover. It includes a built-in rechargeable battery and free Vivitar app.

Aura Digital Photo Frame, available through Premco, is the quickest and easiest way to beautifully display photos in your or your loved one's home. Relive favorite memories or share photos in real time with Aura, the Digital Photo Frame that keeps your family close. The Aura app uses advanced software to sort and filter your photos so you don't have to. Capture a moment and instantly display it on someone else's frame. They'll get to experience it as if they were there; you'll get to share the moment with them, even if you're miles apart.

The Canon IVY Mini Photo Printer is small enough to fit in your pocket so you can take it just about anywhere. About the size of a cell phone and weighing around 5.6 ounces, this printer can easily go wherever you go. Print peel-and-stick 2-by-3-inch photos from your smartphone or favorite social media platform to share with your friends and family. You can even customize your photos before you print them by adding frames, emojis, filters, text, collage print and more.