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14 Tech Gift Recommendations from GreenPages' Architects

With the holiday season upon us, I reached out to some of our experts here at GreenPages to pull together 14 tech gift recommendations. Check out answers from David Barter, Chris Ward, Randy Weis, Dan Allen, and David Jones!

David Barter, Practice Manager, Microsoft Technologies

  • Microsoft Band 2 – The Microsoft Band 2 can be used for tracking for running, biking, golf and more. It has 11 sensors, including GPS, UV monitor, and barometer. It also gives you access to email, text, calendar, and call alerts on the go!
  • Surface Book – Microsoft describes the Surface Book as the ultimate laptop because it’s ultra-thin, meticulously crafted, and has incredible screen resolution.
  • Arlo Smart Home Security System

Chris Ward, CTO

  • Apple Watch – “The watch reimagined”… stainless steel or space black stainless steel cases. Sapphire crystal. Comes in a range of stylish brands
  • Some sort of drone!!!

Randy Weis, Principal Architect

Dan Allen, Architect

Editor’s Note: Dan admitted that this is, in fact, everything that is on his holiday wish list. Hint hint.

David Jones, Senior Consultant

  • Amazon Echo – The Amazon Echo plays all your music, fills the room with immersive, 360 degree omni-directional audio, and allows hands-free convenience with voice-control. It also answers questions, reads audiobooks, reports traffic and weather, provides sports updates, controls lights and switches and more!

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