Must-Have Tech Gadgets You Never Knew You Needed
New tech gadgets pop up every day and with so many options there’s a chance some pretty awesome gadgets can get lost in the shuffle. Whether you’re looking for tech that can make your life easier, more comfortable, or more fun we’ve got you covered with these must-have gadgets you never knew you needed.
Smartphone Camera Lenses by Pocket Lens
If you’re like most people, your smartphone’s camera is probably the only camera you use. Make sure you get the best quality pictures by adding a removable camera lens to your smartphone. The macro and wide angle lenses by Pocket Lens fit most smartphones and tablets to make your photos look like they were taken by a pro.
Canon SELPHY CP910 Wireless Photo Printer
After you’ve shot some masterpieces, be sure to print them with Canon’s SELPHY CP910 wireless photo printer. The SELPHY printer makes it easy to print photos directly from your phone, all you need is a Wi-Fi connection.
GreenLighting Solar Phone Charger
Portable chargers are great but what if you forget to charge your charger? With the GreenLighting window cling solar phone charger you’ll never have to worry about your charger running out of power when you’re out and about. Compatible with iPhones, iPads, and Android devices, this charger even sticks to the window making it great for traveling on a plane or taking a long road trip.
Boost the viewing power of your smartphone with the Pocket Projector from Brookstone. This project is small enough to fit in a purse or pocket and is compatible with most smartphones, tablets, cameras, computers and more. The Pocket Projector comes with built-in speakers and can project up to 50 inches diagonal so you can have your own home theater wherever you go.
SOI Handbag Light
Trying to find something in your purse or backpack at night can be infuriating, but it doesn’t have to be with the SOI handbag light. This small 1.5-ounce light has sensors that automatically turn it on when your hand is nearby, making it easy to find your keys, a pen, or whatever pesky item is hiding in your bag.
Towel Warmer by ANZII
The idea of a heated towel rack may seem a little ridiculous but don’t knock it ’till you try it. Just imagine your towels having that “fresh out of the dryer” feeling all the time. The towel warmer by ANZII will ensure your towel is perfectly warm and cozy every time you get out of the shower.
TP-Link Wi-Fi Smart Plug
Smart home devices can make life so much easier and now you can turn just about any electronic device into a smart device with the TP-Link Wi-Fi smart plug. Simply plug in any electric device into the smart plug and you’ll be able to remotely turn on or off the device using an app on your smartphone. The smart plug also works with Amazon Echo to control appliances and devices by voice.
As so many people make the switch from cable to streaming services, a media streaming device is a must, and for $35 the Google Chromecast offers the most bang for your buck. Simply plug Chromecast into your TV’s HDMI port and you’ll be able to stream TV shows, movies, games, and music directly from your phone to your television.
These cool gadgets are just the tip of the “must-have” iceberg. What are some of your favorites?
– By Jennifer Thayer