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June 15, 2010 17:33 ET Featured as Tech Savvy Advice Site for Dads and Grads in Cat Schwartz Satellite Media Tour

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - June 15, 2010) -  Father's Day and graduations are upon us. Forget tools and ties, give the gift of tech to that dad or grad in your life, and be sure to also refer them to the website, The site is loaded with tech tips to help them navigate their digital life according to Cat Schwartz, eBay's Gadget and Toy Director, also known as The Hi-Tech Mommy.

Cat's "Dads and Grads Tech Gift Ideas" are airing coast to coast as part of a satellite television and radio tour. In addition to her tech gift ideas, Cat recommends that if you're gifting a dad or grad with tech gadgets, be sure to also give them the name so they can fully enjoy the gifts they receive. And if you're buying your gifts online, check out the tips on how to surf and shop safely on the Web.

Should your graduate, or the whole family, be lucky enough to be going on trip, whether its cross-country or across the ocean, click on the Traveling tab on for great tips and advice about using your laptop safely in airport WiFi hot spots, buying or renting "World" or GSM phones that work outside the U.S., and information on where you could have problems using U.S.-issued magnetic stripe payment cards internationally because so many countries' utilize the chip-and-pin technology.

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We use electronic devices on a frequent, if not daily basis -- our PC or Mac, Droid, BlackBerry, iPhone, cell phone, epassport, credit card, and employee badge. They bring us freedom and convenience and we depend on these devices to carry and exchange our personal information. Along with this freedom comes the responsibility to safeguard our identity, personal data and financial transactions. answers consumer questions about how to better enjoy the conveniences of the digital world and how to secure one's digital identity and information while surfing, buying, traveling and communicating.

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