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  • The ultimate hands-free headset

    Let's face it: Your phone is your favorite accessory. You need a wireless headset so that you can chat with hands free -- especially now that more states are banning driving while talking on the phone. The challenge: finding a set that lets you be heard without shouting and doesn't make you look like a cyborg.

    JoeBen Bevert Joby CEOJoeBen Bevert Joby CEOZivio Boom inventor JoeBen Bevirt (that's him on the right) gets all that. A few years ago, he was traveling for business and spending whole days on his cell phone. Every headset he tried was a disappointment. JoeBen decided to solve the problem by throwing out the idea of "noise cancellation." That's what most headsets claim to do - cancel out extraneous noise. Instead, JoeBen created a headset that uses "voice isolation" and never even picks up background sounds - like wind and traffic -- so there's no need to cancel them.

    The design is very sleek and modern. Think a beautiful piece of jewelry or eyewear. And best of all, this tiny fashion-forward package allows

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  • The one-size-fits-all gift every dad, granddad (or grad) appreciates!

    You know those celebrity biographies that make you go "Aww" when you see how cute so-and-so was as a kid? And you know how your dad/grandpa/uncle are always asking for more pictures of you and your own family? At Daily Grommet, we've found a way to create your own photo videos where you're the stars. Animoto Mother's Day Special on Daily GrommetAnimoto Mother's Day Special on Daily Grommet is a cool website that lets you create your own photo videos set to the music of your choosing. Imagine pictures of the kids set to mom's greatest hits, or pictures of the family over the years with everyone's sing-along favorites playing in the background.

    Just upload your photos and music, insert text, and arrange it all the way you know Dad would like it. (This part is so fun, your kids will beg to help!) In a matter of minutes you can have something that looks TV-worthy.

    Founders Brad Jefferson and Jason Hsiao have produced shows for MTV and ABC, and knew that with the right technology, even absolute beginners could create a professional-looking photo montage. You can

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