As you know, there’s no shortage of gadgets on the market. But we decided to separate the most useful from the pointless, and give you the absolute best list of useful gadgets.
Whether you’re looking for something for your home or simply learning about the different options out there, the list below gives you amazing, cool, useful, and awesome gadgets for your everyday life.
1 Livescribe 3 (Black Edition)
The Livescribe 3 (Black Edition) is a very useful gadget for students. If you find yourself taking a lot of handwritten notes, the Livescribe 3 is great. The Livescribe 3 is a smartpen that pairs with special dotted paper and a mobile app to capture everything you write down. You can also convert your handwriting to editable text, tagged sections, and more. Check out our full review of the Livescribe 3 (Black Edition).
2 TP-Link Smart Plug
TP-Link is a smart plug that allows you to control anything you plug into it via your smartphone or through voice commands (Amazon Alexa). You can also control the plug from anywhere you have Internet access. This gadget is great if you forget to turn the lights or coffee off.
3 Arlo Security Camera
The Arlo security camera is an extremely useful and easy to use home security camera. The gadget is easy to setup thanks to the magnetic and wire-free design. It is simple, sleek, and easy to setup which is what makes Arlo such a great camera
4 Click & Grow
The Click & Grow is an awesome gadget for anyone who has ever forgotten to water their plants. The Click & Grow is an automated garden for your home. The garden has a smart soil, greenhouse dome covers, automatic light timer, as well as other smart technologies that assist in growing optimized herbs and plants.
5 Emergency charger
A very useful gadget nowadays when we have all our lives on our phones. If you’ve gotten into a bad situation where your phone battery is low, or if your phone is already off and there is no place to charge it, you should use this tool. You need to connect your phone to this gadget using your USB cable, and then simply twist the knob to charge your phone and be saved. But, of course, it’s mostly useful for emergency cases: one minute of twisting the knob gives your phone about 4 minutes of life to make a call or send a text.
6 The Anchor: The Original Under-Desk Headphone Stand Mount
7 Orbiter Magnetic Fidget Toy
Some of us like to spin things while we fidget, but that’s so last month. With its ergonomic shape, rust-resistant construction, and quiet spins, the Orbiter is the better way to get a handle on distractions.
8 Acesori 5 Piece Smartphone Camera Lens Kit
Smartphone cameras are great, but they limit you to one lens. With the Acesori kit, you can easily give your phone camera a DSLR feel with attachable fish eye, wide angle, or macro lenses. You can quickly change them on the fly and capture all kinds of shots that you could never capture before.
9 Aqua Notes
Do you feel like your mind is at it’s most creative when you’re in the shower? From book ideas to shopping lists, AquaNotes means you never have to forget about the genius ideas you have in the shower.
10 Light Up Charging Cables
This light up charging cable comes with a handy added bonus: it shows you when your phone has finished charging. The light dims as the phone charges, so you don’t have to waste any electricity.
11 WeMo Smart Dimmer Switch
Your home just got a whole lot smarter thanks to the WeMo Smart Dimmer Switch. This isn’t an ordinary light switch. In addition to controlling brightness, you can also use this switch to work with any light. Working seamlessly, the WeMo Dimmer can precisely adjust the light levels without noise or flickering.
12 iGrow Hair Growth System
Give yourself the hair (and the confidence) you’ve always wanted with the iGrow Hair Growth System. This incredible device works with Low-Level Light Therapy (LLLT) which combines red laser and LED light diodes. This technology stimulates and energizes cellular activity on your scalp. The result? The iGrow Hair Growth System helps to grow your natural hair.
13 Smartech Robotic Vacuum
Change the way you clean your floors by not cleaning them at all. Introducing the Smartech Robotic Vacuum from Black and Decker. With the ability to avoid obstacles, this powerful system leaves your floors sparkling. And, unlike other devices, this vacuum compresses all of the dirt and dust as it cleans.
14 Garmin inReach Explorer+ Satellite Communicator
You will never be away from a network with the new Garmin inReach Explorer+ Satellite Communicator. This handheld device will provide 100% global Iridium satellite coverage from anywhere in the world. With this communicator in hand, you will never be out of reach or in a no-network zone. A perfect must have for the outdoor enthusiasts.
15 Rechargeable Foot Warmers
Whether skiing, sledding, or planning to capture the Northern lights, foot warmers are a must-have accessory during the cold season. Equipped with a built-in thermostat, the Original Heated Insoles by ThermaCell use the latest in wireless thermal technology to keep your toes toasty whatever winter activity you plan to undertake. Plus, they’re rechargeable, adjustable, and allow you to control the temperature remotely.
16 Snow-Melting Stair Mat
An excellent winter home gadget, this electric heating mat by HeatTrak melts the snow and ice off your stairs at a rate of 2 inches per hour, preventing potential injuries caused by slip-and-fall accidents. Made exclusively for home use, the product only requires a standard 120V electrical outlet and can be left outside for the entire cold season.
17 Heated Mouse Pad
Although especially practical for those with a circulation disorder, this cute and cozy USB Warmer Mouse Pad makes a great tech accessory for any computer user (gamers included) during the cold weather. Just connect it to a USB port on a PC or laptop, and off it goes. The fluffy pocket will keep your hand warm no matter the temperature in your office space.
18 Tech Friendly Gloves
A pair of touchscreen gloves is a must in today’s high-tech world. Cozy and breathable, The North Face eTip Gloves feature full palm conductivity, so you can make calls, surf the web, and take photos without having to take them off.
19 Smart Heated Top
Winter activities call for special clothes that provide insulation from the cold, and the POLAR SEAL top delivers all that and much more. Designed with integrated heating elements – for the upper and lower back – this sleek, ultra-thin smartwear is ideal for joggers, cyclists, and just about any alpine sports enthusiast out there.
20 World’s Smallest Travel Steam Iron
Featuring a 420-watt motor and three fabric heating levels, this mini travel steam iron is the smallest of its kind in the world. The compact device is about the size of a computer mouse and can be extremely useful for business travelers who are on the road and need to remove the inevitable wrinkles from packed clothing.
21 Video Recording Sunglasses
Snapchat (now Snap)’s fans will fall in love with the company’s newfangled video recording glasses called Spectacles. The product is not just cool and good looking, but it actually protects your eyes from the sun, too. Its main function, however, is to record snaps of your day and sync them to your Snapchat Memories, which makes it a fun travel accessory, whether you’re playing tourist in your own city or heading overseas.
The eyewear comes in three colors (black, coral, and teal), and has a small camera built into the frame, allowing users to capture 10-second clips and send them to their iPhone or Android smartphone via the Snapchat app, all without using their hands. The glasses’ bright yellow case doubles as portable battery charger and includes a USB cable and a ghost-shaped cleaning cloth.
22 Hand Umbrella
If you’ve ever had a sore thumb from hammering a nail, you’ll appreciate the genius of the Hand Umbrella. Safely work on those carpentry projects without the fear of smashing another digit.