Here’s your Geek Daily Deals on gadgets, gear, and other useful stuff any geek family needs!
Geek Daily Deals:
Save Up To 40% Off K’nex Building Sets, Including Lincoln Logs and Tinkertoys:
When I was growing up, K’nex were always the slightly geekier building sets, were you could make stuff that actually functioned like what it was supposed to be (yeah, LEGO did that too, it was just my impression as a kid). So, this sale on a whole bunch of cool K’nex sets is great for those “kids” who want to create amazing things (and they’re a lot less expensive than LEGO, too). But it doesn’t stop there – did you know that K’nex now owns the classic Lincoln Logs and Tinkertoys? So there are cool construction sets for every age range and creative desire. And a lot of them are on sale today:
- TINKERTOY 30 Model Super Building Set – 200 Pieces – For Ages 3+ – $26
- K’NEX 100 Model Building Set – 863 Pieces – Ages 7+ – $26
- LINCOLN LOGS – Centennial Edition Tin – 153 Pieces – Ages 3+ – $28
- K’NEX Thrill Rides – Electric Inferno Roller Coaster Building Set – 639 Pieces – For Ages 9+ – $28
- K-FORCE Sabertooth ROTOSHOT BLASTER Building Set – $28
Buy an Echo Plus and Get a Phillips Hue Bulb for Free:
That’s the basic deal here.
- Echo Plus is a simple way to start your smart home. With the built-in ZigBee hub you can directly set up and control your smart home devices. Echo Plus connects to Alexa—a cloud-based voice service—to play music, make calls, set timers and alarms, ask questions, check traffic and weather, and more—instantly.
- Alexa can control your compatible smart lights, thermostats, locks, garage doors, sprinklers, and more. Set up devices from Philips Hue, GE, Kwikset, and others without the need for a separate hub. Just ask Alexa to discover your connected devices.
- Just ask for a song, artist, or genre from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, and more. With multi-room music, you can play music on your Echo devices in different rooms. Echo Plus can also play audiobooks, radio stations, news briefs, and more.
- Call or message anyone hands-free with your Echo device. Also, instantly connect to other Echo devices in your home using just your voice.
- Improved speakers with Dolby processing deliver crisp vocals and extended bass to fill the room with immersive, 360° audio
- With seven microphones, beamforming technology, and noise cancellation, Echo hears you from any direction—even while music is playing
- Alexa is always getting smarter and adding new features and skills. Just ask Alexa to control your TV, request an Uber, order a pizza, and more.