Today Show - Car Trip Tech
Here are more details on the devices shown on Today Show -
Plenty of Wifi Hot spot devices around, we showed the Telstra Pre-Paid 3G USB + WI-FI. Which ever providers device you choose, make sure you choose one that has a wifi hotspot feature and is not just a USB plug in modem. With the wifi feature, you can share the internet around other devices in the car.
Telstra Pre-Paid 3G USB + WI-FI:
• The Pre-Paid 3G USB + Wi-Fi device can be plugged into a 12V car adaptor to turn the car into a Wi-Fi hotspot,
• This means everyone in the car can get online on the go.
• You can connect up to 5 Wi-Fi enabled devices to the internet wirelessly - from your smartphone to tablet or laptop.
• $59 and includes 2GB of data to use in Australia
• Expires after 30 days
Studio Proper iPad Headrest Mount
• Can be mounted on the back of your head rest in the car
• Designed for the iPad
• Ideal for kids in the back to play games or watch TV
• Has two viewing positions - landscape and portrait
• Withstands speed bumps and pot holes
Timbuk2 Power Commute Device
• Bag is made using ballistic nylon with a waterproof liner to protect gadgets
• Comes with \\\\\\\"Joey\\\\\\\" charging system, designed by an ex-NASA engineer, to charge your smartphone, tablet, camera, or any other USB Device
• Joey has the ability to talk to the connected devices to establish a maximum charging rate to increase the charge speed.
• Designated laptop compartment zipping open for easy access, and lays flat through security barriers.
• The \\\\\\\"Pass Through Power\\\\\\\" function allows devices to be charged simultaneously via the Joey even if it\\\\\\\'s being charged by a computer or wall socket
• RRP: $299.95
Toy Story: Smash It Game For Tablets
• Great for kids when going on a road trip
• Help Buzz lightyear and the toys by knocking down their alien friends with bouncy balls all over the room.
• Help defeat the evil Zurg through four episodes and over 60 levels.
• Suitable for players of all ages (6 - 64).
• Kids Create new Toy Story moments with Woody, Rex, Hamm and Jessie.
• Disney will keep updating this title adding new content
About Charlie Brown
Charlie Brown is one of Australia's foremost commentators on consumer lifestyle technology. He publishes, produces and hosts CyberShack, is Channel 9's technology expert, and hosts Life & Technology and 2GB and NewsTalk 4BC.
Charlie is able to communicate, educate and inspire a huge audience, without confusing technological jargon.
Life & Technology is on the air Sunday mornings at 10am on 2GB and NewsTalk 4BC.