Back to school: Student gifts, essentials for under $50

Back to school: Student gifts, essentials for under $50

Summary: Starting a new semester or beginning college can be tough, but the essentials and gifts associated with it don't have to be expensive.

TOPICS: Education

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  • Pivot power mini

    Students tend to have a plethora of devices, but not necessarily enough outlets to use and charge them all. As part of a 'starting college' package, you may want to consider buying a plug and USB combo -- such as the Pivot power mini. 

    Once plugged into an outlet, the Pivot provides the user with two standard outlets and two USB ports. 

    Price: $29.99

    Via: Think Geek

  • USB cup warmer

    A cute concept from IWOOT, this gadget plugs into your PC or USB-enabled device and keeps the coffee warm while you work on your essay. 

    Price: £9.99 ($15)

    Via: IWOOT

  • Creative Live! webcam

    Going to college and using Skype to keep in contact with friends and family doesn't mean you have to invest in a high-end webcam. But if you want something a little better than your PC's default camera, you might want to consider buying a product like the Creative Live! webcam -- which is capable of HD 720p chats, snapping 5.7-megapixel photos and playback of up to 30 frames per second.

    Price: £31.49 ($48)

    Via: Ebuyer

Topic: Education

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