How often do you find yourself running out of time in the day? If you’re a seasoned technophile then you’ll be up on the latest gadgetry to make life run more smoothly, but if getting your head around tech is all a little daunting then we’re here to help.
We share the best ways to simplify and organise your life through tech gadgets that are actually easy to use with personal recommendations from Home and Technology experts.
Here are 10 recommendations that make your year ahead that bit easier.
Save cooking time
‘My favourite piece of kit is … my Magimix food processor. Along with my juicer and blender, it’s the thing I use most. I love how it turns something really simple into something much more exciting’
Fortunately technology and design go one step ahead to make our lives that bit easier with the new range of multi-functional gadgets on the market. Hot favourites include the Retro pizza oven that is also a detachable multigrill or this amazing Cupcake maker so you never run short of tea time guest treats or school fair donations.
DIY you can manage yourself
If you’re always getting stumped by your flat pack furniture and other gear until you can call the local handyman or a helpful family member then this is the one for you. There are some simple DIY tools on the market so you no longer need muscle power – one button will get you whirring into action to mastermind the toughest of Swedish constructions. According to Melanie Pinola from ‘Lifehacker’ you can “build an essential toolbox with 10 items starting with an electrical drill and a screwdriver set“
Multi-functional fashion so you’re not caught short
There’s nothing we hate more than running out of phone battery on the go. Fortunately if you’ve used it all up yapping or forgot to charge it last night there are some innovative new fashion accessories to save the day – the awesome Knomo Dering Smartphone Charge handbag with integrated charger or the sleek Rebecca Minkoff’s bracelet that hides a USB cable. Look fab, save space… brilliant!
That Spa feeling without leaving the house
The winter months are typically where your skin is at its worst and you haven’t got the energy or time to dedicate to looking after your skin. Enter your new best friend (Best Gadget winner in Harper Bazaar’s ‘Beauty Best of the Best’ annual beauty guide) – The Foreo Luna Ultra Sensitive Skin Silicon Brush – an all in one facial system that will unclog pores, remove dead skin cells, clear and brighten your skin as well as reduce the signs of ageing – even for ultra sensitive skin!
Pair it with the affordable No.7 Pedicure set with 3 different attachments and you don’t have to leave the house!
Stay on track and don’t get late
To save those precious moments before work or the familiar “have you seen my keys” or “You can’t reach me, I forgot my phone” you can now get alerted before you leave things behind or make sure you find those misplaced things. Check out the range of popular tracking devices that are iPhone and Android friendly.
Who said Tech had to be complicated!
Any other suggestions for gadgets or inventions that are simple to use? Share them in the comments below.