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GIFT GUIDE:
THE BEST PICKS FOR
THE GADGET-OBSESSED

We all have at least one tech-junky on our lists—and they're the trickiest of the bunch, since they tend to be early
adopters of... everything. Contributing editor EMILY HSIEH shines the light on everything that's sure to impress.

Larklife

Larklife

While it looks like a simple, bright bangle, this clever band is actually monitoring your diet, sleep, and exercise—it even vibrates when it's time to wake up. Lark Technologies, $149.99

Portable iPhone Charger

Portable iPhone Charger

These punchy-looking gizmos plug into your phone (or iPad/iPod) and lend a 3-hour long power boost. Uncommon Goods, $35

BiKN Starter Kit

BiKN Starter Kit

Clip electronic tags to your keys, purse, pets, you name it—then use this case to transform your iPhone into a tracking device. Amazon Marketplace, $295

Thermapen

Thermapen

For the gourmet, a handmade, super-fast, super-accurate thermometer for roasting perfection. ThermoWorks, $89

Bluelounge Refresh Charging Station

Bluelounge Refresh Charging Station

A stylish hub for charging a household's
worth of gadgets. Various Stores, $66.95 & Up

Vers 1Q

Vers 1Q

Amazingly rich sound, despite this Bluetooth speaker's teeny 3 x 3 proportions. Vers Audio, $119

Mazzer Mini Coffee Grinder

Mazzer Mini Coffee Grinder

Sure to please the most discerning coffee snobs—and design aficionados alike. Di Bartoli Home Barista, $790 & Up

Font Clock Small

Font Clock Small

A beautifully low tech flip clock. Matter Matters, $345

Bullhorn iPad Speaker

Bullhorn iPad Speaker

A bright, cheeky means for boosting the sound quality of your iPad, courtesy of this take-anywhere amp styled to look like an old-school gramophone. C. Wonder, $22

Sony Cyber-shot Digital Camera RX100

Sony Cyber-shot Digital Camera RX100

Sleek but feature packed, this pocket-friendly
camera delivers on vibrant, lush images. Various Stores, $648 & Up

Paris Headphones

Paris Headphones

Schiaparelli pink headphones
are subtly statement making. Neo-Utility, $49

iPad Mini

iPad Mini

All the awesomeness of the original,
only that much more portable. Various Stores, $329 & Up

Little Sun

Little Sun

This sweet-looking portable solar and LED-powered light works as hand-held lantern, bike lamp, or mounts on the wall as a sconce. Little Sun, $25

Lytro Lightfield Camera

Lytro Lightfield Camera

This revolutionary new camera lets you refocus images after you've taken them—so you never have to worry about getting the right shot. Target, $399 & Up

Nest Learning Thermostat

Nest Learning Thermostat

Genius: This nifty, energy-saving gizmo remembers you're preferred temperature at home, shuts off when you're out, and can be controlled remotely from your phone or laptop. Amazon, $249.99

Camelbak All Clear

Camelbak All Clear

Using UV technology, this bottle transforms tap into drinking water in 60 seconds. Camelbak, $99

Bodum Bistro Electric Kettle

Bodum Bistro Electric Kettle

With double-walled glass, water stays piping hot in this mod-looking electric kettle. Various Stores, $100

 
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