With Thanksgiving here and Christmas just a month away, the shopping spree has already taken over a large part of your daily schedule. It’s that time of the year when you keep thinking of gifting your dear ones something special and out of the box. Something that will bring a big smile on their face which is all you want when it comes to celebrating one of the most beautiful occasions in the year. You may have friends who love wallets or those who are extremely inclined towards stylish bracelets. Where can you find such category specific gift guides after all? When it comes to gifting, this is what comes to your mind first. That’s what led us towards this new section of gift guides!
Apart from the Christmas Gift Guide we’ve already launched, this series is about bringing forth a roundup of amazing products based on specific categories. The first of them being targeted towards tech gadget lovers. As Freeman Dyson had said, “Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God’s gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences.” So, why not celebrate this Christmas with some of these recent technologies we found pretty interesting for your techie friends and family. Have a look:
Controlled by your voice for hands-free convenience, Amazon Echo is designed to provide you with information, music, news, weather, and more—instantly. Voice recognition feature hears you from across the room and since it’s connected to the cloud, you can always expect it to get smarter. So if you’ve got someone in the family who loves smart home voice recognition gadgets, you know what could fit in the gifting list. Price: 199 USD
Moiré is a sleek new way of adding power options into your home with the ability to customize the look and function to fit your existing style and needs. With 360° access Moiré can be used in open space easily and with two different mounting options. For those friends who are a storehouse of power hungry gadgets. Price: 98 USD
To make the most out of your daily drinking habits, the latest piece of technology you could use is Vessyl. This smart cup has been meticulously designed in a way such that it can monitor your hydration needs at the molecular level. A stylish way your friend can stay well hydrated throughout the day. Price: 99 USD
Glowbelt is the world’s first self-retracting LED safety belt for fans of the great outdoors, fitness enthusiasts, children and more. Compact, lightweight and bright, the belt pulls out from a small and attractive case and can be worn as a sash or belt allowing you to keep safety in your pocket or glovebox. Safety for your friends in a stylish form. Price: 22 USD
Getting your creative ideas sketched on your digital canvas is going to be as easy as drawing on simple paper with the Pencil by FiftyThree iPad stylus. It’s like an ordinary pencil that’s been enchanted into working on an iPad thus giving you the power to create extraordinary artwork on a digital canvas too. For the digital artists in your friend’s list. Price: 75 USD
Coming with a smart nanotech material as a supplement for ordinary soil, the Smart Herb Garden enables you to grow your favorite herbs and spices at home itself. These include herbs like basil, thyme, lemon balm, chilli pepper etc. which comes in the form of cartridges you need to place inside the three sockets each Smart Herb Garden kit has. If you’ve got someone who loves greenery as much as technology, here’s the perfect combo. Price: 99 USD
Welcome to the new age of smartphone powered bike navigation with the Schwinn CycleNav. By working with any Bluetooth enabled Android or Apple phone with its app, this navigator makes riding on the bike and finding your way out a breeze on the streets. Those friends who are always found on their bicycles, there couldn’t be a better tech gadget for them than this. Price: 50 USD
Cue is a revolutionary new device that connects you to your health beyond counting steps and calories. Simply load a cartridge and add a sample to access deep information about your body, on demand and on your schedule. This could be more of a gift you can give a family rather than an individual. Price: 199 USD
Take the best from both the tactile and digital world with this one Mod Notebook that stores all your data in the cloud. Paper notebooks have always been a favorite when it comes to taking notes and its this tactile world you’ll get to enjoy via this notebook. But what you’d get as an additional spark is its capability to store all that you write in the cloud thus making digital storage possible. Perfect for the new tech-savvy college goers in the family. Price: 25 USD
You’d be absolutely surprised to know that this Tiny Instagram Projector by Projecteo can actually create a slideshow out of your favorite Instagrammed images. The whole kit looking like a miniature projector for your daughter’s dollhouse, it’s got powers no one could have ever thought of before. What else can you think of for that Instagram crazy friend of yours! Price: 35 USD
That being the tech gift guide, wait till we come up with another next week on a completely different category. Happy Gadgeting!