GEAR OF THE YEAR – The News International
If you’re not a tech person, it can be hard to keep up with the hottest new gadgets. Tech is an essential part of our everyday lives, but finding the right gadgets for your needs – whether it’s for working, staying fit or having fun – can be overwhelming. It feels like, with every passing month, we get a glimpse of what it’s like to be a Jetson. Technology just keeps getting smarter, making this glimpse of the future, a reality and more interesting. The year 2021 provided insights into a whole new batch of must-have recommendations. There were some repeats from 2020 like the latest iPhone and various laptops but also newcomers like streaming services and smart-home devices.
It was just a few years ago that voice assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant weren’t common things to have in your home, and now apps and voice assistants can control everything from your lightbulbs to your refrigerator. You can talk to your microwave and control your blender from your phone, and it’s not weird. (Okay, it’s a little weird.) Wired or not, these gadgets help you dial in everything from your game-playing to your customised coffee order to your sleep. That’s why we have assembled the following list, which falls into the categories of all that was hot in the past year. This week You! brings to you a roundup of all the coolest gadgets and appliances that were popular last year…
Smartphones of all types are always among the most desired holiday gifts. Last year, Apple, Google, Samsung, and others released phones that operate on the faster 5G spectrum. There was an increased interest in foldable phones, which have improved in quality recently and are slowly becoming more affordable. If buying someone a new phone isn’t within your budget, you can get accessories like headphones, phone cases, and chargers.
Style your hair the easy way:
The Dyson Airwrap styler is a hair-styling tool by Dyson that can dry and style your hair simultaneously. It features various attachments to achieve different looks, including a blow-drying nozzle that helps to pre-dry hair for curling, rounded and flat brushes that allow you to dry your hair while brushing through it, and curling iron barrels to help you achieve bouncy curls. The Airwrap uses a special technology similar to jet engines that creates a vortex to pull the hair towards the barrels or attachments, keeping strands firmly against their surfaces while also monitoring and adjusting the heat so your hair never burns.
Give your arm a break:
If your recipe calls for constant stirring, this gadget called the Automatic Pot Stirrer will save your arm and let you step away from the stove. You can manage the settings on it for how fast you want it to stir and for how long.
A good night’s sleep is one of the most important things you can do for your health and wellbeing. Memory foam mattresses are fashionable, but their spongy embrace isn’t for everyone. Simba’s Hybrid Luxe Mattress patented hybrid solution pairs springs with open-cell foam, a memory foam-like material with internal pockets that allow the mattress to disperse heat. This creates a mattress that’s firm, …….