So, you bit the bullet and had high speed internet installed at the cottage. You know you will need to stay connected, and that there will be rainy days where kids and company will need to be entertained. Here are the five essential items we think the modern cottage cannot be without.
1. Apple TimeCapsule 2TB - $379.00
The perfect blend of back-up storage and WI-FI base station. Keep your family and friends happy with blazing fast WI-FI, and feel secure knowing that whichever Mac you bring up to the cottage, it’ll be backed up wirelessly and effortlessly with Time Machine. Now you can go ahead and take your Mac to the dock, what’s the worst that could happen?
2. Apple TV 64GB - $269.00
The perfect solution for bad-weather days at the cottage. Stream content from hundreds of television and movie providers right from your fingertips using tvOS. Use AirPlay to access media from your Macs and iOS devices anytime. With a couple of wireless gaming controllers and the massive selection of games available through the App Store, you’ll never hear the words, “I’m boooooored” again.
3. SONOS PLAY:1 Speakers - $249.00 ea
Compact design, powerful sound. A pair of PLAY:1s create a powerful home theatre system. These portable and durable (humidity resistant) speakers stream over WI-FI and can be controlled via the SONOS App on your iOS device.
4. LaCie Fuel 1TB - $199.95
Wireless media storage drive. Store up to 2TB of movies, music, television, and more with the LaCie Fuel. Bring your media with you to the cottage and connect up to 5 devices at once over WI-FI, even without Internet.
5. Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones - $219.95
With up to 40 hours of battery life, these are a perfect pairing to your iOS devices or Apple Watch when you’re working around the cottage. Up late and don’t want to wake sleeping guests? Take full advantage of the Apple W1 chip and pair these Beats to the Apple TV to finish that movie without disturbing anyone.
For more information on these items, and the full line up of Apple Computers, iPads, and accessories, check out our main page www.carbonation.com. Follow us on Twitter @carbonation and use the hashtag #carbonation2017 this Summer on your Facebook, Instagram and Twitter posts to win cool prizes from Carbon Computing. We are located at 1052 Queen Street West in Toronto.