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Tech and Teen Holiday Gift Guide



Once your child turns into a teenager their holiday wish list transforms from toys to tech. When shopping for your teenager this holiday season we have a list of all the coolest teen and tech (and non-tech) gift ideas in this holiday gift guide.

One company that has really stood out to me this year, more than any other is HP. They have two great products that are perfect for teens and parents won’t break their family budget when purchasing them – The HP Sprocket and HP 15 Notebook.


Score a killer deal on a powered-up HP laptop during QVC’s Best Black Friday™ Sale weekend! The HP 15 Notebook comes with Windows 10 Home, 2TB hard drive, high-definition display, AMD Radeon R5 graphics, HP TrueVision HD Camera, DTS Studio sound and much more. Best of all, HP has partnered with QVC to offer two exclusive colors; minty green and soft lilac, and will feature this laptop at the lowest price of the season on Saturday, November 26th.


HP recently launched their newest, incredibly fun 2×3” smartphone printer. Main functions of the Sprocket portable photo printer: 2×3 photo printing on sticky-backed paper, mobile printing – take it anywhere, social media printing – print photos from your social media profiles, Bluetooth smartphone connectivity, and more.

Live it – Love it – Print it: Printing off social media photos has never been easier from your smartphone. Connect your social media accounts to the free-to-download HP Sprocket App and instantly turn those photos into colorful prints.

A Social on-the-go printer: Sprocket uses seamless Bluetooth® connectivity, so you can set it up at parties and events, and everyone can print their favorite moments from their smartphones or tablets.

Have fun – be creative: Customize your photos before you print with the HP Sprocket App to add fun text, borders, emojis, and more. Add a pop of personality for snapshots and stickers that are totally and uniquely you!

Instant snapshots anywhere: This compact photo printer was made to go wherever you do. It easily fits into any bag, so you can create 2×3-inch stickable snapshots whenever the moment strikes.


Rainbow Glitter Lava Lamp

Add some sparkle and shine to your life! This Lava® lamp takes glitter to a whole new level by mixing the beauty of a shiny, gold globe with the extreme sparkle of rainbow glitter. A hand-spun aluminum base and multi-colored glitter make this lamp truly unique. Enjoy the instant motion of this glitter version of the timeless Lava® lamp.


Snuggie Tails Mermaid Blanket

The cutest and coziest snuggle tails blankets ever! your kid will be the talk of the classroom after a sleepover with snuggle tails. The must-have blanket of the season doubles as a throw and a sleeping bag with colorful variations of adorable pink and blue mermaid tails, gray sharks, bright orange clown fish, rainbow fish, and comfy dolphin tails. The vibrant colors featured in each of the blanket make your living room the perfect stage for stories with cocoa and lots of smiles, giggles, and the best pictures you and your child will ever have! cherish the best memories today and snag your child a snuggle tails super soft wearable blanket. These snuggle tails mermaid blankets are perfect for lounging at home, story time, staying cozy near the fireplace, camping, sleepovers, the beach, road trips, movie time, and when there’s a cool chill throughout any season. Snuggle tails blanket make great gifts and even better stocking stuffers! made from ultra-soft velveteen; these wonderful character tails are a blanket and a sleeping bag in one. The snuggle tails are machine washable, are up to 5′ and one size fits all. Snuggle tail blankets are great for party favors.


Emoji Portable Speaker

Emoji Funny PVC power bank is excellent and exciting as a gift for friends, family, colleagues.You can choose several different styles according to mood or the weather or date to go to work, go out, travel, etc.


Smartphone Projector

Luckies of London’s Smartphone Projector is the perfect gift and fun for all the family. Simply buy some glue, put the Projector together and watch home movies in the comfort of your own bedroom. Smartphone Projector goes up to 8x magnification and fits most phones. It’s lo-fi, light, compact and portable, and made from durable cardboard.


Razer Kraken Headset

Feast your ears on full-blooded gaming audio with the Razer Kraken USB. Everything in your games will be heard in immersive virtual surround, customizable to your needs via the Razer Surround calibration software.


Whooz? Originals iPhone Set

Jazz up your chargers and cords with these boys and girls. Whooz? vinyl identification labels let you personalize while staking a claim on what’s yours. Each pack comes with four sheets of designs and each sheet has labels to cover your charger, usb cable and earbuds. There are also labels for the new lightning cords and earbuds. Stop fightin’ and get Whoozed! They look way better than Sharpie scribbles.


GOOD VIBES Reusable Large Vinyl Decal Sticker Skin for Your Laptop

Peel & Stick on ALL LAPTOPS, TABLETS, WALLS, FLOORS, WINDOWS, LOCKERS, NOTEBOOKS or just about ANYTHING! They offer the brightest colors, sharpest images and coolest designs. They’re all restickable and can be used again & again without ever leaving a residue.


Samsung Gear VR 2016

Transform the compatible Samsung Galaxy smartphone into a virtual reality headset to view movies and games with vivid 360° detail using this next gen technology. Now your kids can experience the world all without having to leave the comfort of your home (device is available at Verizon stores


Parrot Mambo Mini Drone

All the rage this year, this drone will allow kids (or the kid-at-heart) to pilot the device using Bluetooth via the FreeFlight Mini app for smartphones and tablets, or with the Parrot Flypad (device is available at Verizon stores


Ellipsis 8 HD

Verizon’s own Ellipsis 8 will allow your kids to watch their favorite classic holiday movies while traveling or on the go (device is available at Verizon stores


GizmoPal 2 & GizmoGadget

These kid and parent-friendly gadgets offer simple, two-way voice communication between you and your kids without giving them a mobile phone or smart watch. It’s a great way to stay connected with younger children and track their location with GPS (device is available at Verizon stores

Mario Party Star Rush
Mario Party Star Rush

Mario Party Star Rush, a fun new party game for Nintendo 3DS that the whole family can enjoy during the holidays.

In addition to the game, new amiibo (character figures) have been introduced to take your gaming experience to the next level. Amiibo are game accessories that reward players with cool in-game “extras.” They are cute and easy to use – just tap an amiibo on the New Nintendo 3DS XL* screen to score new characters, game modes, and other bonuses. In Mario Party Star Rush specifically, you can use one of 7 new amiibo to immediately team up with Mushroom Kingdom allies

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