The Tech You Never Knew You Needed, But Won’t Be Able to Carry on Without
Evolving tech often treads the fine line between gimmick and function, but look in the right places and you’ll find a device that can change your life for the better. Whether it’s a nifty keyring that saves you valuable minutes searching for your essentials in the morning, or an alarm clock that wakes you up with freshly brewed coffee, we’ve searched the web for the most gamechanging gadgets out there right now.
The latest TV display spec or noise-canceling Bluetooth headphones are one thing, but below are the unsung heroes of recent tech. From wallet friendly gizmos to life-changing investments, check out our full selection, and start shopping to really keep up with the Jones’.
These glasses are made to counteract the damage done by blue light-emitting screens each day, reportedly responsible for headaches, insomnia, and even long-term eye damage. Using multiple layers of FDA approved blue light filter coating, these are essentials for any desk-bound jobsworth moaning about their screen dependence.
Clip the tile onto your keys, stick it in your wallet, or attach it to anything else you’re prone to lose on the reg. With a 200 ft. range (double that of previous models) the tile Sport can even be paired to your phone and double-tapped to make it ring, even when on silent mode.
Another nifty gadget for the scatterbrains of the world, Cross’ quality crafted pen can be synced to your phone so that, should you misplace it, you can track its last known location via a dedicated app. Connected from up to 100 feet via Bluetooth, you can even set alerts for when your pen leaves that radius.
Remember when you woke up to a shrill-sounding beep and not the smell of freshly brewed java? Barisieur’s alarm clock automates that most important part of your day — your morning coffee, so that you can start your day better in both a sensory and caffeinated sense. With a boiling time of 3-4 minutes and a milk vessel that cools overnight at 5 degrees C, the alarm is also beautifully designed, boasting a walnut timber tray and stainless steel components.
Wireless charging is becoming more and more prominent, but this mobile device from mophie is a gamechanger. Engineered to comply with Qi wireless charging standards, this Apple partnership can charge your iPhone twice as fast as standard wireless chargers, while also boasting a 360-degree non-slip TPU coating to protect your phone from scratches.
Safe, durable, and super comfortable, this LUMOS bike helmet will set you apart from the regular peloton. At the tap of its wireless handlebar remote controls, the LED lights at the back can do everything from keeping you visible to oncoming traffic, to indicating your next turn and signaling sharp brakes.
Not just any old thermos, this Soulhand all-in-one device also grinds, makes drip coffee, and stores your beans. Allowing you to enjoy fresh coffee wherever you are, it’s made from stainless steel and requires no batteries, power, or cords to operate.
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