It can be nearly impossible to stay up on all of the latest gadgets. Year after year, new gadgets are released, promising to be bigger andbetter than ever before. We often buy them, hoping that they save us time, make us laugh, or improve our lives in one way or another.
Below is a list of the latest gadgets for 2016 that you absolutely have to have in your life, or at least look at and dream.
Virtual Reality Headset
More companies are coming out with virtual reality headsets, and this is because the technology has become easier to access. The systems are still relatively expensive, but the entertainment value that it provides is priceless. Samsung Gear VR headsets are relatively affordable, and you can use them alongside of Oculus VR systems. Plus, there are more apps coming out that will allow you to experience VR in all sorts of new and exciting ways.
Wearable tech has quickly become its own category when it comes to technology. Most of the wearable tech that is out there is Bluetooth enabled and makes it easier to find out if someone has texted you or someone is calling you. Much of what’s wearable looks like to read. It’s possible to find bracelets, pendants, and much more. It allows people to be professional and elegant at the same time.
Freewrite is unique because it is a digital typewriter. It takes away all of the distractions of life because it does not connect to social media or anything else. It allows you to get a report, a book, or something else written without having to deal with the Internet close behind. What you have typed can then be uploaded to the cloud so that you can access it however you desire.
Logitech has recently come out with a new device that allows you to be completely hands-free in the car. It connects to a dashboard by suction, and you are able to change the radio station or take a call simply by waving your hands in front of the device. It allows you to keep your eyes on the road without having to reach down and look at your screen.
Some tech is designed more to be used in conjunction with other tech. Waterproof cases, such as the Pelican Marine Case, allows you to submerge the iPhone in as much a six speed of water for about half an hour. Many of the cases meet the best military drop test vendors, and feature multiple layers of protection. This allows you to use your phone the way you want, without having to worry about cracking the screen or damaging your iPhone beyond repair.
Technology is making it possible for devices to be smarter than ever. Such devices as Knocki and Amazon Echo are proof of this. Knocki is a puck-shaped device that allows you to tap on it in order to perform certain tasks, such as turning on the lights or calling an Uber. Echo is always connected online and can answer questions, play music, and even call for a pizza. This makes it easier for you to be hands free while getting help with all of the things you need around your home.
Trends come and go, and you may not need all of these gadgets, but you are certainly going to want to check them out. They can be a lot of fun to have, and you may even be able to impress some of your friends by having some of the latest gadgets available to show off.