Whatever you’ve got planned this year, these cool gadgets can make everything easier, giving you peace of mind and a more pleasant experience if you’re on the road. If you see anything that floats your boat, all the innovative items mentioned are available from Amazon.
Gadget charging on the go
Long car journeys, traffic jams on the M25 and bored passengers can mean battery life decreases quickly on phones and gadgets. Now you can avoid the backseat whining with the Belkin Road Rockstar 4-Port Passenger Car Charger, not only does it have two ports at the front, but there’s also a hub linked to a 6 foot cable delivering a further two ports to the back. Just attach it to a seat using the handy clip provided.
Personal air conditioning
When the heat eventually hits, you’re going to need something that keeps you cool at all times. The Honeywell Turbo on the Go portable fan can help ensure there’s always a gentle breeze circulating around your general vicinity, as its battery operated. Take it to work if the air con is awful, on picnics, or even to the beach on a sweltering day, for an A-list sunbathing experience. You can power it using a USB charger too and when you’re ready to pack up, the whole unit folds away for compact transportation.
Handy for when you’re home and a great security gadget for when you’re not, the Ring Video Doorbell with wireless capabilities gives you access to your front door from wherever you are. When a person rings the bell, a notification pops up on your smart phone and you can answer. They’ll hear you, but thanks to the wide-angled HD video stream, you’ll also be able to see them. Users can program in alerts when motion is detected, so it’s easy to keep an eye on your property even from the other side of the world.
Summer watch – happening now in your garden
Small and inconspicuous, the Arlo camera is perfect for capturing summer visitors to your garden, from birds, to deer and badgers. You can find out exactly whats been prowling around while your asleep by setting the wireless HD camera to record, and then leaving it outside. When it detects movement, it will send a notification to your phone. Then you can use the free cloud storage feature to check out your videos.