Cool Mobile Tech for Busy Families

cool mobile tech for busy families

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Families are busier than ever before. With work, sports, music recitals, and other pressing commitments, families must find creative ways to keep track of everything and stay connected to one another. Verizon has cool mobile tech for families that will not only help them manage their schedules, but also help them to keep in touch, stay safe, and capture special moments.

LG Gizmo Pal 2

LG GizmoPal 2 Verizon

The LG Gizmo Pal 2 is a cool wearbable device designed for kids. Your children will like it because they can customize the device with colorful wristbands and stickers. He or she can make calls directly from the devices (you can program up to four phone numbers). It is also waterproof so kids don’t have to worry about their device’s malfunctioning if they get caught in the rain or an impromptu water balloon fight. Parents will like the device because you can easily locate the GizmoPal 2 from your phone when you need to know where your child is. You can also set GPS boundaries and get notifications if your child crosses them.

Moto Z Droid

Moto Z Droid verizon

The Moto Z Droid is the perfect smartphone for high-tech families. This super-slim device, is made from military grade aluminum and stainless steel, and features an advanced water-repellent coating. What’s most innovative about this phone is its ability to be modified on the fly. With the projector Mod, you can project photos and videos up to 70 inches wide onto any flat surface. With the speaker Mod, you can turn your phone into a JBL boombox. You can even get up to 22 hours of additional battery life with the battery pack Mod. The camera is also noteworthy. You will never miss a shot with the advanced 13 MP camera that features optical image stabilization and advanced low light capabilities. Best of all, you don’t have to worry about deleting photos from your phone to free up space because the Moto Z Droid comes with two free years of storage on Google Photos.

iPad Pro

ipad pro verizon

This advance iPad Pro lets you leave you laptop at home and watch movies, play games, work or communicate with loved ones while on the go.

hum by Verizon

hum by verizon

hum is an innovative device that makes your car smarter. WIth hum, you can decode engine lights, get advice from mechanics, and manage your auto maintenance. hum also provides automatic crash detection, help finding a stolen car (or one that’s lost in the parking lot), and roadside assistance. Parents will love hum because of its ability to help them keep track of their teen drivers. You can monitor driving speed, set up boundary alerts, and pinpoint the car’s location.

All of these devices are available a Verizon’s new Smart Stores that are separated into various lifestyle zones including:

  • Find Your Rhythm/Amplify It – A specific section on music devices and accessories, including headphones and speakers
  • Get Fit – In this section you will find wearables and fitness accessories and learn how to incorporate them into your lifestyle.
  • Education – Featuring a touchscreen, this interactive section lets you learn all about your new devices with the help of a skilled Verizon Solution Specialist.

Visit a Verizon store to see these and other cool mobile devices for busy families. Any device, speaker and wearable can be tested out prior to purchase within the Smart Store.

Stay Strong,

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Frederick J. Goodall

Frederick J. Goodall is the founder of Mocha Dad - a parenting website focused on fatherhood. He is passionate about parenting and helping men to be great dads, husbands, and role models. You can contact him at or on Twitter at

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