With the increases in technology in the last few years, having hi tech gadgets to make your life simpler and productive in the office is easier than ever before. The same can be done in your home. Here are 10 high tech gadgets that will not only awe your friends and make them jealous but will also make your life more fun, entertaining and most of all, easier.
Exterior of your home:
It’s dark outside and your tired of having to fumble through your keys and scratching up your door trying to unlock your door. With the Camelot Keypad Lock from Schlage you can forget the keys. With its simple and intuitive design you can simply input a combination code you preset yourself via the keypad and voila, your in. It is an easy to install replacement for your current doorknob and includes a battery with 3 years of power. It can be bought at any major hardware and appliance store for around $120.00.
Your Living Room:
A living room filled with the latest hi tech gear is where it matters the most. Astonish your friends and yourself as you compliment your living room with a 55 inch 1080p Fully 3D High Definition Smart TV from Samsung. Not only will you be able to view your favorite movies in 3D Technology, you will also be able to stream movies from your favorite websites such as YouTube and Hulu as well as connect and get updates from friends via apps such as Facebook and Twitter. Because it is Allshare enabled, you can connect your favorite devices such as an iPod, digital camera even your PC. It is your all in one media device. All the options and quality you’d expect from Samsung for around $3,700.00 at most major electronic retail stores.
Sound and Audio
Why not top of your true HD Television with outstanding quality of sound that will simply blow your mind and ears. The CineMate GS Series II home theater speaker system from Bose provides an easy setup. There is no need to worry about running wires around your living room walls and floor. The 2.1 Channel dual articulated speakers with a sub woofer provide home theater quality you’d expect from any Bose product. It can be bought from the Bose website for $799.95
Video Gaming Console
Let’s face it, everyone enjoys a little bit of fun every now and then. Release stress after a long day of work at the office and get into shape at the same time or just enjoy having fun as a family. You can do this with the Nintendo Wii from Nintendo of course. With it’s small design, it can be placed easily on any TV stand, will connect to virtually any HDTV and also allows gaming via it’s wireless game controllers. Whether your into racing, first person shooters, want to stay fit and healthy or just have a console you know your children will get hours of enjoyment from, it’s an all around family gaming console no house should be without. You can purchase a Nintendo Wii from practically any electronics or video game retail store for about $199.00.
A fish aquarium is an excellent conversation piece and compliments almost any room in a house. The only problem is the maintenance, supplies and feeding the fish. What if you could have the benefit of having a realistic fish tank without all the hassles? Digitalaquariums.com provides this to you with their line up of digital photo frames with actual footage of fish swimming in a tank on DVD and SD Cards. Their options and prices vary depending on the size and length of footage.
For Your Kitchen:
Imagine waking up in the morning to the smell of freshly grounded coffee waiting for you. With the Cuisinart DGB-550BK Grind and Brew you can. It features an easy to use programmable interface. When a time is set, it will automatically start grinding your favorite coffee beans leaving you with a fresh cup of coffee. It has a feature to pause brewing, should you want a cup of coffee before it is finished. It even has an auto shutoff feature in case you forget to turn it off before leaving for work. It is simple to use as well as easy to clean. It can be bought from
Cusinart via their website for under $100.00.
For Your Bedroom:
Are you a hard sleeper? Do you have trouble waking up in the morning. Not anymore. The flying alarm clock will ensure that you wake up on time because it just will not stop beeping until you get up. It features a flying helicopter style remote that will take off flying from the base station and land somewhere in your room, forcing you to find it and return it to the base station, otherwise you will continue to hear the annoying beep. You can find more information and purchase this unique alarm clock from amazon for about $20.00.
If you want an even more unique alarm clock that doesn’t fly away from you, there is the Tix LED Alarm Clock. It does not use analog or digital numbers. It uses colored squares in groups of four to represent numbers. It does not form digital numbers but it will light up a numerical value of squares to represent a number. It almost has an alien space age feel to it. It will definitely strike itself as a conversation piece. You will have to experience it to believe it. It can be bought from amazon for about $50.00.
For Your Carpet:
While you are enjoying the newest movie release or video game, there comes a time when you have to stop and clean house, or maybe not. With the iRobot 560 Roomba from iRobot.com you can enjoy more free time while this nifty little device skims around your carpet and vacuums for you. It’s circular design prevents it from getting stuck in corners and it can clean an entire 3 to 4 bedroom house on a single charge.
It is also bagless, allowing you to easily dump the dirt via it’s slide out tray. This product can be found via the iRobot website or any major electronic retail store for around $329.00
If you have a hardwood floor, you can have the benefits of the iRobot. The Scooba 380 also from iRobot is designed especially for Kitchen tile and hardwood floors, not only picking up dirt, but cleaning your shine at the same time. It can also be found on their website and major electronic retail stores for $329.00