Top 20 Gadgets that simplify your Lifestyle in 2014

Looking for gadgets that are affordable, efficient and useful? Though there are tons of gadgets out there, very few of them are actually worth the money. Here are our picks for the most interesting, the most important, and the most awesome.

  1. Polaroid SocialmaticPolaroid Socialmatic

The good old Polaroid brand has not yet disappeared-with the Polaroid Socialmatic, the concept will change the way consumers look at digital cameras with its unique square shape and vintage design. It features 14 megapixel front-side camera to capture and post images instantly on ZINK Paper featuring the ink-free Zero Ink printing technology. You can edit the images; add clip art, icons, or text to any image before printing or posting them to your favorite social media sites.

  1. Goji Smart lock

Goji Smart lockThe Goji Smart Lock eliminates the need for keys, giving you complete control over the access to your home with the simple tap of a smartphone or electronic fob. The smart lock takes a picture of a visitor activating the lock and sends a real-time picture alert to your mobile phone. With Goji, you can send electronic keys to anyone via text or email, and you can set up the access to be unlimited or to include specific date/day and time parameters. No more worrying about getting back your keys from guests or renters.

  1. HABU app

HABU appMood-based Playlist HABU finds the right music to play at the right time by doing all the heavy lifting for you. One-touch is all it takes to create a killer playlist of your favorite music.

  1. Netamo’s June Bracelet

Netamo’s June BraceletJune bracelet by Netamo helps you stay safe in the sun, and ergo prevent sun damage and skin cancer. The chic accessory also recommends a specific SPF or sun hat to use.

  1. LaCie Sphere hard drive

LaCie Sphere hard driveLaCie introduces the hand-crafted Sphere external hard drive encased in a large shiny silver plated ball. The Sphere features a USB 3.0 cable, a blue LED and a 1 TB hard drive.

  1. Sony SmartWatch 2

Sony SmartWatch 2SmartWatch 2 expands your Android experience and introduces new and exciting ways to live and communicate. With its ability to push Android notifications to your wrist, the Sony SmartWatch 2 is more powerful than Samsung’s Galaxy gear.

  1. Intel Smart ear buds

Intel Smart ear budsThese smart ear buds are specifically designed for runners and have sensors which can monitor your heart rate and then help choose an appropriate music track.

  1. Water Pebble

Water PebbleShowering is an important act of your day. But what you if remain in the shower for a long time. The Water Pebble is a small water conserving gadget installed near the plughole in your shower. It lets you know when it’s time to get out of the shower thus reducing your water usage by cutting down your shower time a little more each time you wash.

  1. LEO the maker Prince

LEO the maker PrinceLEO the Maker Prince is an incredible story book that encourages children to learn 3D printing by following the adventures of LEO the talking robot who has the magical power to print any object that his friend Carla draws.

  1. Kolibree toothbrush

Kolibree toothbrushKolibree an internet connected toothbrush is pretty much exactly what you’d imagine. It monitors your brushing habits and recommends changes to your brushing technique. It’s an excellent way for parents to monitor how well their kids brush and it could also be useful for dentists down the line.

  1. LG G watch R

LG G watch RGet more from your watch and life. Fanatical fashion followers finally have a smartwatch that they will be proud to wrap around their wrist. Unlike the square faced LG G watch, the LG G watch R features an attractive round display with an angular black metal frame. It is the first Android Wear powered smartwatch that is equipped with a snapdragon 400 processor, 512 MB RAM and 4GB of internal storage.

  1. Philips Norelco QT4070 Vacuum Beard Trimmer

Philips Norelco QT4070 Vacuum Beard TrimmerThe only stubble Beard trimmer that leaves you with a great style and saves you the mess from hair covered sinks. It is available as corded and cordless model; this trimmer gives you the freedom to trim your facial hair on the go.

  1. Belkin’s WiFi-enabled Coffee pot

Belkin’s WiFi-enabled Coffee potThis coffee maker can be programmed and controlled remotely by Belkin’s WeMo app for Android devices. You can prompt the device to start brewing on the fly or program it to automatically start brewing at certain times on certain days of this week. The WeMo app alerts you when the filter has to be replaced or even when it’s time to clean the pot.

  1. Solar-paneled clothes

Solar-paneled clothesHave to attend a dinner party tonight and worried your smartphone’s battery might wane up? This wearable solar designed by Pauline Van Dongen can restore half of a phone’s power when worn in bright sunlight for one hour.

  1.  Leggage Laptop case massages your feet

Leggage Laptop case massages your feetDesigned with frequent travelers in mind, the Leggage Laptop case has elevated feet rests on one side of them to improve blood circulation to the feet, while the creases on the surfaces can be used as a foot massager. Also, the laptop has enough room to store stuff like power chords, chargers, smartphones, etc.

  1. Amazon Kindle Paper White

Amazon Kindle Paper WhiteUnlike tablets, Kindle Paperwhite is designed to deliver an awesome experience. It supports reading even in bright sunlight. Enjoy the sharp, dark text that reads like a printed page. The new e-reader extracts info from X-Ray and Wikipedia so you can access definitions without leaving your page. The e-reader integrates with Facebook and Twitter for sharing recommendations, highlighted content and quotes.

  1. Metis Eddy

Metis EddyAccording to a research, kids almost spend an average of two hours daily watching TV and at other times are found to be engaged in games on their parents’ smartphones. With keeping in mind the increasing parents’ concerns about the violent content on TV/internet that would offer poor education value to kids, Metis Learning, an Indian education startup have released a tablet for kids aged 2-10yrs. The tablet features a 7-inch display running on 1.6GHz dual-core processor. It is equipped with 2MP snapper and  0.3MP front facing camera, 1GB RAM, 3G connectivity and USB OTG.

  1. Apple iPad Air 2

Apple iPad Air 2The iPad Air 2 is an insanely fast, strikingly slimmer tablet with design to die for. The tablet features Touch ID fingerprint sensor, an upgraded A8X processor that’s even faster than the A8 in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. It also includes an anti-reflective screen coating that reduces glare up to 56%.

  1. Samsung Gear Live

Samsung Gear LiveSamsung Gear Live powered by Android Wear provides you with the useful information at the right time. The advanced curved super AMOLED touchscreen display and interchangeable bands of the samrtwatch make you look cool even during the most stressful times.

  1. Satechi smart travel router/adapter

Satechi smart travel routerThe very thought of a router reminds us of a large box with antennas but Satechi has introduced a small Travel router that can easily fit in your hand and can be carried along with you. The nifty device powers gadgets in over 150 countries and helps you access the internet while on the go. An AC power port and USB port charge smartphones, tablets, laptops, cameras and more, quickly and efficiently.