School starts for college kids in the next few weeks. What will they need, for the dorm/apartment, or better yet for class? I have 3 gadgets that could make a college students life much easier. They may seem a bit pricey but remember they are an "investment" in your child's future.

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    Charger Backpack

    Charger backpacks are a multipurpose must-have for college students. They have a rechargeable battery pack built in for all the electronic gadgets students have these days. There are plugs for phones, tablets, iPads, laptops, etc. Plus, it still carries books! They generally run about $100.
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    Noise Canceling Headphones

    These are great to have for dorms, libraries,or noisy apartments. They cancel much of the outside noises and distractions so you can concentrate on reading and studying. A good pair will run you somewhere around $50 bucks; give or take. Many are multi-functional too so you can use them with iPhones, iPads, gaming systems and more.
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    Laptop Lock Cable

    These are an amazing little gadget that can save you a ton of money. They attach to your laptop/tablet to keep it from being stolen. Think about it, you are in the library or Starbucks studying and need to run to the restroom but that leaves your belongs up for grabs. Lock this in in place and thieves will move on. Best thing, these only cost $15-20 bucks. Spend the money it's great insurance on that $500 laptop.