Great Gadgets for Father's Day

An easy-to-use navigation system makes reviewing video extremely easy, and the compact design fits right in dad's pocket.

Price: $179.99 at Best Buy.

Wireless Headsets, Affordable Music Players

Jabra SP200 Bluetooth Speakerphone

If you're looking to better dad's driving habits this Father's Day, the Jabra SP200 Bluetooth Speakerphone is an affordable, easy way to put him on the right track. It might not have a lot of fancy features -- no voice texting, no holding calls -- but it does what it's designed to do: carry your voice clearly and effectively without the pain of wires. It clips to the car visor to let him talk and drive safely.

Just pair this nifty little gadget with dad's phone (assuming he's got that figured out), and all he'll have to do to answer a call is press a button.

Price: $48.73 at

Coby MP305

iPods and iPhones might be all the rage, but some dads just want straight-up music on the go with no fancy designs or extras. Coby's MP305 does just what it's intended to do -- and just a little more. While the size is up to you (though four times the size for less than $10 more is a deal), every version comes equipped with a built-in FM radio receiver, just in case dad can't be without his classic rock radio station, or he decides everything he's been listening to suddenly stinks.

With quick USB connectivity and a simple, compact design, this little guy keeps music affordable and flexible.

Price: 1GB model $24.95 at -- 4GB model $30.73 at

The Highly-Anticipated Palm Pre, Personalized Products

Palm Pre

Palm's new Pre Smartphone offers Palm Synergy, allowing for linked contacts, layered calendars and combined messaging, meaning everything you need is searchable in one place in a single view. The new Web OS lets you keep multiple activities open and move easily between them like flipping through a deck of cards.

Switch between text messaging and e-mail, or search the Web while you listen to music. You can rearrange items simply by dragging them, and when you are done with something, just throw it away by flicking it off the top of the screen.

Price: $199.99 with a two-year service agreement and after a $100 mail-in rebate at

Slacker G2 Personal Radio Player

Slacker is the world's first personal radio company offering "Your Radio Everywhere." Slacker allows music lovers to play highly personalized music online at the Slacker Web site or on the go, either with Slacker Personal Radio players or on their mobile phones.

Users can listen to one of more than 100 expert-programmed Slacker stations or custom stations that they can create. The free Slacker application is available on BlackBerry App World or on iTunes for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Price: $199.99 at

Personalized Kodak Gifts

Kodak Gallery offers a wide variety of affordable, personalized gifts for Father's Day. At prices ranging from $1.49 to $30, you can create something dad will love. We made a personalized Frosted Beer Stein for dad this year -- something that will always make him think of the family and make him smile.

But you can also make other fun gifts, from a photo tie to a personalized desk organizer or a beautiful photo book.

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