School’s changed a lot in recent years, as technology keeps creeping into every aspect of learning along with our lives. Time to get with the times — whether it’s keeping your cash and cell phone in one place, getting a bag that can charge your devices while you walk, or a cyber-secured lock for your locker, we’ve got some of the best deals for making 2015’s back-to-school actually feel like 2015.
FYL Built-In Charger Bags – 49% off
Despite the classic and rugged look, this ain’t your grandparents’ book bag. The Jorg Messenger Bag includes a 11,000-mAh battery pack that can charge a smartphone 4 to 7 times, with a laptop-ready padded compartment and two exterior side pockets for mobile devices. Plus, it comes in multiple colors and design styles.
1byone Digital Indoor HDTV Antenna – 63% off
With 1byone’s indoor digital antenna, moving into a dorm doesn’t mean you can’t relax after class with your favorite TV programs. If you’re within 25 miles of a broadcast tower, just place the antenna in your space, plug it in, and immediately begin scanning for channels in crystal clear HD. By avoiding expensive TV service contracts, you’ll be left with a lot more lunch money.
The QuickLock – 18% off
School these days means storing lots of expensive technology in a locker, so it should be sealed with a lock that’s up to the challenge. Made of a die-cast zinc alloy, this Terminator-tough padlock forgoes standard keys and combination tumblers in favor of digital access through a card, smartphone, or separately sold fob or ring. Plus, it can be made accessible to whomever else you want via up to 50 wireless NFC keys and an unlimited number of phones.
HUSKK Quickdraw Phone Wallet Case – 49% off
The less stuff you carry around, the less stuff you’re likely to lose. HUSKK’s sleek wallet phone case-and-wallet-in-one can hold up to 7 of cards and a wad of cash while still fitting easily into your pocket. With a face-down screen guard and a hidden magnetic clasp, you can be sure your phone and your cash are secure and easily accessible.
Layze Phone Holder – 49% off
These day the smartphone is a constant companion to any student. Whether typing a report, taking notes, or just rubbing the sleep out of your eyes during a late night study session, the Layze Phone Holder will keep your phone in sight and within reach at all times. It’s tough, simple to use, and completely flexible phone mount is perfect for watching movies, voice calls, taking pictures or making verbal notes.