It’s pretty clear by now that our obsession with technology and gadgets is still going strong. And since it’s not going anywhere, it’s a-ok to embrace it. We’re all for making our lives a little bit easier and well – a little more fun! We just want to be able to listen to our music on the go, at the beach or pool – all while being illuminated and waterproof. Oh, and for Alexa to do our Amazon shopping for us, all while answering our burning questions – like “How old is Chunk from The Goonies?” Check out some of our favorite tech gadgets below.
1. Amazon Echo – Buy It Here For $180
Plays music, answers questions and does your shopping. Perfect. Next.
2. Fitbit Charge 2 – Buy It Here For $130
Track steps, distance, calories burned, floors climbed and more. Need a little zen? It also helps you find some calm with personalized guided breathing sessions based on your heart rate. Hooray for accountability!
3. BOSE QuietComfort® 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® Headphones – Buy It Here For $249
Quality Bose sound, that allows you to shut out the world. Choose Noise Canceling or Aware mode. Compatible with iPhones, iPads and iPods. Goodbye cruel world!
4. Xenvo iPhone Camera Lens Pro – Buy It Here For $33
Capture 45% more picture with this wide angle lens kit. Clips on iPhone 7/6/5/4 and Android/Samsung mobile smartphones. Also includes a rechargeable LED fill light– which plugs into your phone’s earphone jack. Totally up your likes per minute on Instagram.
5. DJI Phantom P3-STANDARD Quadcopter Drone with 2.7K HD Video Camera – Buy It Here For $474
Fly up to 25 minutes while viewing a live image streamed from the drone up to a half mile away, using the DJI Go app on your mobile phone or tablet. Perfect for anyone who’s always wanted a birds-eye view, but not in a creepy, nosy neighbor way.
6. Hydro-Beat Illumination Speaker – Buy It Here For $37
A portable, waterproof speaker with 4.0 Bluetooth and FM Radio, and LED Illumination. Because things are just better when they’re lit up.
7. Lomography Belair X 6-12 Jetsetter Medium Format Folding Camera – Buy It Here For $298
This metal and leather medium format film camera allows you to take stunning 6×12, 6×6, or 6×9 photos. Old timey.
8. Meyoung Portable Projector – Buy It Here For $85
Perfect for outdoor movies, this projector supports Blu-Ray DVD players, laptops, tablets, smartphones and HD games. Let the backyard movie and wine nights commence.
9. Sonos PLAY:1 Compact Wireless Smart Speaker – Buy It Here For $200
The perfect smart speaker for streaming music. Using WiFi (not Bluetooth), wirelessly stream your favorite music services like Prime Music, Pandora, Apple Music, and Spotify. Stream it all. All of it.
10. Philips Sonicare 2 Series Electric Toothbrush – Buy It Here For $50
For the perfect smile obsessed, this brush hits up to 31,000 brush strokes per minute. Cheese!
11. iRobot Roomba 650 Robot Vacuum – Buy It Here For $300
Because if you can get a robot to vacuum, why not? Schedule your cleanings up to 7 times a week or just press CLEAN (I mean if we have to) on the robot. Automatically docks and recharges, so it’s already better than your kids.
12. New Google Home – Buy It Here For $129
If Alexa isn’t your thing and you’re ready to branch out, we recommend giving Google Home a try. First off, Google pretty much runs everything and has the answer to everything so you really can’t go wrong. It also plays music, games, helps plan your day, run your smart devices and more. Okay Google!