Summer 2016 has come and gone for students across the country! Back to school season is such an exciting time for high school grads who are heading to college for the first time and moving into their first dorm! Well, it’s no secret that it can be incredibly nerve-wracking as well – there is so much to learn now that you’re on your own away from mom and dad and all the comforts of home. If you’re a student searching for a few necessities for back to school or a parent shopping for your college student’s dorm, you’re in luck! Renowned consumer technology journalist Jennifer Jolly was kind enough to join me for an interview recently to dish on how you can tech out your kids dorm on-a-dime with all the comforts of home from Amazon! PS: All the items are under $130!
Be sure to watch the video below to see my interview with tech journalist Jennifer Jolly in its entirety and to hear her suggestions for her favorite tablet for students, the best coffeemaker for his or her dorm room and much more. I’ve listed the items she mentioned from Amazon below!
Jennifer’s tech-out tips:
- Alexa-enabled Amazon Tap Bluetooth speaker plays their favorite music and Alexa can answer their questions about the weather and even their homework (8/14 – 8/20 – $114.99)
- The trusty Fire tablet will keep your backpack light and your wallet full with discounts on e-textbooks (starting at $49.99)
- With Fire TV Stick they can relax with their favorite TV, movies, apps and music and you can relax about the cost (starting at $49.99)
- Coffee is a must have staple for the dorm and Keurig K15 Coffee Maker makes their favorite hot beverages in minutes ($99.99)
- A cure for the empty-nest blues – the Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920 makes it feel like they’re in the room with you ($62.99)
- Give your kids access to over 30 million items with 2-day delivery and lots of special offers and promotions – Amazon Prime Student (free for 6 months and $49 per year after)
Video: Watch Candace Rose interview renowned consumer technology journalist, Jennifer Jolly on how you can tech out your kids dorm on-a-dime with all the comforts of home from Amazon!
This SMT is sponsored by Amazon. Candace Rose Anderson was not compensated by the sponsor for this interview.