Mother’s day is almost upon us and we know lots of you are wondering what to get your mom this year. Not all mothers are the same and some may not appreciate the typical flowers, cards and candy as they would a smartphone, tablet or some other kind of tech. So we have compiled a list of the best 12 gadgets to buy the techie mom in your life. Check them out below:
1. Digital Photo Frame – Mom’s are sentimental and love to keep photos of their treasured memories, which often times include pictures of you. Why not upgrade your moms photo book to the digital age with a digital photo frame. With Nixplay Edge’s Wi-Fi Cloud Digital Photo Frame mom’s can easily add multiple pics to the frame by just email them directly to the photo frame, or even better, access all the photos on their Facebook or Instagram and upload them to the Nixplay online cloud storage. You can even create playlists and add captions to the photos. The frame comes in two sizes the first is 8-inches for &129.99 or 13-inches for $250.
2. Mr. Coffee WeMo – For the working mom or just the mom who wants a rad coffee maker the WeMo coffee machine by Mr. Coffee is the right product. With the free WeMo app mom’s can program and start brewing the perfect cup right from bed. The app is compatible with both Android and iOS devices. The sleek black and chrome coffeemaker sells for $149.99.
3. Canary Home Security – Mom’s worry, it’s what they do. Why not ease that worry with an all-in-one home security system? With Canary Home Home Security System you can control your home’s security right from your smartphone and unlike traditional home security systems, it doesn’t need additional sensors, and set-up takes just minutes. Just download the app, set Canary on a flat surface, plug it in, connect it to the internet, and you’re set. The device is $249.99.
4. Heated Aqua Jet Foot Spa – Mom’s work hard and need some pampering but don’t always have the time or funds for a full spa day. With the Heated Aqua Jet Foot Spa you can bring the pampering to your mom. With this foot spa you get two powerful hydro jets, which deliver a rejuvenating stream of water to increase circulation, relieve tight muscles and relax tired feet. You can pick up the Heated Aqua Jet Foot Spa at Brookstone for only $129.99.
5. LG G Watch – For the mom’s that are Android-fanboys this will be the perfect gadget for her. The G Watch, with its always-on display, is compatible with any phone or tablet running Android 4.3 or higher. The G Watch is like having a smartphone on your wrist with much more convenience. The watch comes in two colors, black and white and starts out at $129.
6. Apple Watch – On that same note for the mom’s that are Apple fanboys the recently released Apple Watch is the ideal gift for her. With the Apple Watch you get an incrediby precise timepiece with the abilities of an iOS device. The pricing varies but you can check out all the features here.
7. Apple Device – There are a few options here for the gadget mom in your life. You can always go for the new iPhone 6 if your mom is in need for an upgrade. The device starts out at $199 and comes in three colors; gold, space gray and silver. You can also opt for an iPad or iPad mini with the latter starting out at $399 and the iPad Air 2 starting at $499.
8. Android Devices – Again, if your mom is in need for an upgrade in the smartphone department the recently revealed Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge would be ideal. The new device comes with a beautifully curved display, faster processor and much more. If you’re looking for a tablet the Google Nexus 9’s premium build, speedy performance and consistent updates render it one of the best high-end Android tablets and starts out at $349.
9. Silk’n FaceFX Anti-Aging Device – This gadget is a hand-held LED device for facial treatments of wrinkles, reducing pore size and improving the appearance of the skin. This could definitely send the wrong message to some moms so our advice is know exactly how your mother will react before surprising her with this gift. You can pick up the Silk’N FaceFX device from Bed Bath and Beyond for $149.99.
10. Amazon Home Services – Want to give your mom a day off from everyday home cleaning and other mundane activities? Check out Amazon Home Services. The mega online retailer recently teamed up with TaskRabbit and other professionals to offer everything from in-home deep cleaning to DIY furniture assembly and everything in between.
11. Soundfreaq Sound Rise – Here’s a way to let your mother wake up to fresh flowers every day of the year. With the limited edition Soundfreaq Sound Rise Flower Freaq you get a super modern wireless speaker, high-tech alarm clock and USB charging station dipped in a beautiful bouquet of wildflowers. The device is $79.99 and you can check it out here.
12. Swarovski Shine Vio Pendant – This is perfect for the fitness mom. The Shine pairs with the Misfit app to log your sleep, food, weight and physical activity and it’s solar powered. Furthermore, the design is not too sport-ish or techie so moms can pair it with anything. The Shine comes in two different colors including silver and a dark gray. It starts out at $149 and is available for preorders now.
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