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Instead of a regular watch: Pebble Watch

The Pebble Watch, which many people consider the first "smartwatch," first gained attention by pulling in more than $10 million on Kickstarter. The smartwatch connects to an iPhone or Android phone via Bluetooth and has a growing slate of apps of its own, including a cycling app to measure speed, distance and pace through GPS, and a golf range finder app that supports more than 25,000 courses. Now, when dad's phone rings, his wrist will buzz. Talk about a modern-day dad. Price: $150 (will ship in summer 2013). Available at