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    27 Gadgets And Accessories You Need If You’re Basically In A Relationship With Your Computer

    I'm in love with a machine and I don't care who knows.

    1. A pack of reusable faux leather cleaning pads that'll wipe away smudges and make your screens sparkle. The elastic strap on the back makes them easy to hold, so they're perfect for anyone who suffers from mobility issues.

    People wiping down their gadgets with the screen cleaners

    2. An adjustable webcam cover that's super slim, so your computer will still be able to close properly with it attached. Avoca-don't you dare spy on me while I'm watching Real Housewives at 3 a.m., hackers.

    The avocado webcam cover on a computer

    3. A collapsible laptop stand that's small enough to take with you wherever you go. It has built-in magnets that'll keep your computer firmly in place, so you won't have to stress about your device taking a dive.

    A laptop stand with the laptop on it

    4. A convertible backpack that can easily be turned into a shoulder bag. The main zippered compartment is large enough to fit a laptop, and it has seven additional pockets where you can store your school supplies and snacks.

    A person holding up the backpack

    5. A surge-protecting power bar that's slim enough to slide behind your monitor. This one has 12 three-prong outlets and two USB ports, so you can plug in all your gadgets at once.

    Several gadgets plugged into the power bar

    6. A petite wi-fi range extender that'll make browsing easy, no matter where you are in your house. Now your internet won't cut out the next time you're trying to watch Netflix in bed.

    A wi-fi extender plugged into a wall

    7. A cushy laptop pillow that you can use as a work surface when you're favouring your couch over your computer chair. It's stuffed with beads that conform to your bod and is topped with wood, so your laptop won't sink into it.

    8. A padded storage case that'll give your tiny gadgets and wires a place to call home. It has five compartments, five mesh pockets, and elastics to hold your cords in place, so nothing will get tangled.

    A person putting wires and doodads into the tech bag

    9. A pack of vinyl stickers that you can use to personalize your computer if you think it needs a bit of a makeover. They'll also help you cover up pesky scratches, making your device look brand-spankin' new.

    Several stickers on two laptop computers

    10. An acrylic monitor riser that has four built-in USB ports, so you can charge your devices at your desk, without loading up your computer with wires. It'll also keep your monitor at eye-level, so you won't be straining your neck all day long.

    The monitor stand with devices plugged into its side

    11. These rectangular tortoiseshell frames that you can order with blue light-blocking lenses to keep your peepers safe while you click-clack away on your keyboard. Because they're a neutral tone, they'll match with pretty much all of your outfits.

    The tortoiseshell frames on a tablecloth

    12. A 500 GB external hard drive, because backing up your important documents is essential and you've put off for way too long. You unlock it with your fingerprint, which is super fun and futuristic.

    A laptop with an external hard drive plugged into it

    13. A tiny ring light that'll encircle your webcam and give you perfect lighting for all your video chats. You can also clip it to your cellphone to help you nail your selfies.

    A laptop with the ring light clipped onto it

    14. A keyboard cover that'll keep your computer safe from dust, drips, and spills. All the essential keyboard shortcuts (like screenshot and search bar) are colour coded, so you'll never have to turn to Google for help again.

    15. A faux leather-bound password logbook, if you can never remember your login info for anything. It has spaces for websites, software license numbers, and home network settings (basically, all the important stuff).

    A password logbook open on a computer

    16. A pair of metallic cord-organizing clips that'll stick right to your desk, so none of your important wires ever go MIA. The adhesive works on all smooth surfaces, so you can apply them pretty much anywhere (you'll probably want one beside your bed, too).

    Two cord clips holding wires on a desk

    17. A laptop-cooling gadget that'll clamp right to the side of your computer and keep your device from overheating when you've got a million tabs open at once. It can reduce both surface and internal temperature in minutes, and is more effective than most cooling pads.

    A laptop-cooling gadget clipped to the side of a laptop

    18. A pair of acrylic memo boards that attach to the sides of your computer, so that you don't have to cover your desk in sticky notes. The bottom has a lip that can hold your untouched notes, too.

    An acrylic memo board on the side of a computer monitor

    19. This aesthetically-pleasing braided extension cord that'll give your cables an extra eight feet of length, so you can easily stretch them to your bed or behind your desk. It won't fray as easily as plastic-coated wires because it's covered in a thick, woven fabric.

    Two plugs attached to the braided extension cord

    20. A faux leather desk cover that'll replace that ratty old mouse pad you've been using forever. It'll cover almost your entire desk, so if you've got any scratches or notches you want to hide, this will be your stylish knight in shining armour.

    A desk pad with a computer, phone, camera, and various other desk accessories on it

    21. A container of gel cleaning putty that'll get into all the nooks and crannies of your keyboard, leaving it squeaky clean. It feels like slime, so it's super fun to use, too.

    A person using gel cleaning putty to clean a computer keyboard

    22. A pair of jelly wrist rests that would have matched your bubble furniture in the '90s perfectly. Their bottoms are made of grippy silicone, so you don't have to worry about them migrating around your desk.

    A person with their wrist on a jelly wrist rest

    23. A four-port USB hub that'll transfer documents between your devices at lightning speed. It has nearly 11,000 positive reviews and people love how compact and lightweight it is.

    The USB hub plugged into a laptop with two USB cables attached to it

    24. An adhesive track pad cover that'll save crumbs and spills from getting all up in the crevices of your device. It applies just like a phone screen protector and could save you a fortune at the genius bar.

    A person peeling the protector off the corner of their track pad

    25. A strip of stick-on LED lights that'll light up your monitor and make your office feel like the coolest club in town. Not only do they look rad, but they'll also alleviate eye strain caused by differences in picture brightness.

    A computer monitor with three LED light strips applied to the back next to the remote

    26. A pair of computer speakers that'll make every video, playlist, and movie sound crystal clear. They glow blue when they're in use, so they'll illuminate your office without burning your retinas.

    The two speakers on either side of a laptop

    27. And finally, a ultra-slim Logitech keyboard with a built-in trackpad for easy scrolling. It can connect to any device up to ten metres away, meaning you can easily type your work emails from the comfort of your couch.

    A person typing on the keyboard in front of their TV

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