She’s that friend you have that ordered her new iPhone X weeks before it was released. She’s the mom who maintains a very intimate relationship with Alexa and isn’t ashamed to admit it. So what kind of gift do you buy your tech-loving BFF (or relative) for Christmas this year? Or better yet, what new tech gadgets do you want to treat yourself to this season? Look no further, because I’ve got 10 of this year’s hottest new (and affordable) gizmos that every modern mom should not be living without.
All the cool girls have these because how else can you hold your phone and take the perfect selfie? The Popsocket attaches to the back of smartphones and tablets and is repositionable and removable. Use two for tablets, and you have the perfect stand for binge watching all your Christmas movies.
Perfect for poolside, beach, and bathtub listening, this waterproof speaker will play for 8 hours and connects to your smartphone wirelessly. It also has a built-in microphone so you can make and answer calls while jamming out. No more rice bowls for soaked speakers!
These lightweight gloves feature SmarTouch technology which allows you to operate your touchscreen devices while staying warm, and the non-slip palm improves grip for secure handling of devices. Translation: The freezing snow will no longer keep you from texting.
It’s time to finally get all those Instagram snaps off your phone and into your hand, and you can do it instantly with this printer. Coming in a variety of happy colors, the Zip prints out perfectly sized 2×3-inch pics (with adhesive backing for displaying right away) at the touch of a button, and all wirelessly from your photos already on your phone or tablet.
Turn your smartphone or tablet into a pseudo professional photo taking machine. Compact clip-on lens instantly gives your phone 12X the zoom power. Now you can get that picture of your little left fielder without interrupting the game.
The safest and smartest way to take your phone (and your music) on your bike is to use a mount. Ditch your headphones and holding your phone while you pedal, and mount that sucker right on your bike. Attaches easily without tools, and has 360-degree rotation option.
7. iGK Fitbit Charge 2 Bands Genuine Leather Replacement Wrist Bands Metal Connectors for Fitbit Charge 2
Your Fitbit 2 no longer has to look like a chunky and ugly exercise band. Coming in a variety of colors, the iGK band is leather and offers not only a better wrist fit, but a more stylish and fashionable look for your fitness tracker. (Love the band but don’t have a FitBit yet? See below!)
If you’ve hesitated to get a fitness tracker because of price and style, wait no longer. The new FitBits are smaller (or larger, they now come in sizes) and also cheaper, all while offering even more options and features to help you get and stay moving.
So you love to cook, but cookbooks are, like, so last year. All your dinners now come straight from your Pinterest feed, which means you need something in the kitchen to hold and protect your tablet or iPad. This adjustable stand will do just that and is a must have for tech-loving contemporary cooks. Bonus: It will also hold an old-fashioned book or magazine.
Every girl needs a pretty place to place and charge her tech stuff. This rose gold docking station keeps your tech valuables safe while charging and is portable enough to even take to the office with you and keep on your desk.