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25 Amazingly Cool Gadget Gifts You May Want To Keep For Yourself

They may have a fancy phone, but do they have this?

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1. A smart scale that will help you bake a recipe perfectly every time.

No measuring needed! Just pour the ingredients in and the app will tell you when to stop. Works with iOS and Android.Get one on Amazon for $50.
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No measuring needed! Just pour the ingredients in and the app will tell you when to stop. Works with iOS and Android.

Get one on Amazon for $50.

2. An inconspicuous ring to alert you when you get a text (and notify you when you've walked too far from your phone).

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Get one from Ringly for $195.

Not convinced? Take a look at our review of it here.

3. A tiny printer that can make your photos come to life.

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It doesn't use ink cartridges either — that's some sorcery.

Get one from Lifeprint for $129.

4. A flexible tablet stand to hold the screen at jussssttt the right angle.

Get on on Amazon for $40.
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Get on on Amazon for $40.

5. Tear-off thumb drives for easy file sharing.

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They come in 8GB and 16GB forms.

Get them from The Grommet for $40.

6. An extension cord that's designed to accommodate bulky laptop and phone chargers.

Get one on Amazon for $16.
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Get one on Amazon for $16.

7. A glass screen protector that magically moves functions from the screen’s *top* corners to the *bottom* ones.

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It's like they gave your phone a back button. Fits the iPhone 6/6s Plus.

Get it from The Grommet for $15.

8. A plastic welder that fixes or fills anything in seconds.

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Get on Amazon for $20.

9. A classy watch that also happens to be a water-resistant fitness tracker.

The battery will run for eight months on one set of cell batteries. Compatible with iOS or Android phones. Get one on Amazon $100.
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The battery will run for eight months on one set of cell batteries. Compatible with iOS or Android phones.

Get one on Amazon $100.

10. A camera clip that makes bringing your DSLR with you a cinch.

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Get one on Amazon for $60.

11. An interactive light that's flexible and can be stuffed deep into the recesses of your bag.

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Get on from the MoMa Store for $120.

12. Honeycomb grip stickers that make your devices look like they're from the future.

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Get some on Amazon for $18.

13. A Bluetooth controller to make any gamer feel at home on their phone.

It works with all platforms: Windows, OSX, iOS and Android. Get one on Amazon for $33.
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It works with all platforms: Windows, OSX, iOS and Android.

Get one on Amazon for $33.

14. A leather wallet case to keep your cards angled for easy access.

Available for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Get one on Amazon for $45.
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Available for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

Get one on Amazon for $45.

15. A Bluetooth adapter that transforms your wired headphones into wireless ones.

It has 10 hours of battery life and will work with any headphones with a 2.5 mm jack.Get one on Amazon for $100.
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It has 10 hours of battery life and will work with any headphones with a 2.5 mm jack.

Get one on Amazon for $100.

16. A wireless mouse that has silenced clicks (so you won't wake up your roommate).

Get one on Amazon for $30.
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Get one on Amazon for $30.

17. A connected basketball to track your shots and keeps tabs on how well you play.

Get one on Amazon for $200.
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Get one on Amazon for $200.

18. A smart pen that'll save anything you write to your phone.

Compatible with iOS and Android. Comes with a leather portfolio and hardbound journal.Get one on Amazon $195.
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Compatible with iOS and Android. Comes with a leather portfolio and hardbound journal.

Get one on Amazon $195.

19. A silicone diffuser that fits over your phone's flash to give some ~ambient~ lighting.

Get one on Amazon for $14.
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Get one on Amazon for $14.

20. Chromecast (the best bang for your buck for streaming shows to your TV).

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Get one from Target for $35.

21. A stylus pencil designed for artists who want to draw on their iPads.

Compatible with the iPad 3 and up.Get one on Amazon for $59.
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Compatible with the iPad 3 and up.

Get one on Amazon for $59.

22. LED glasses that let you set custom animations or messages.

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Works with iOS and Android.

Get a pair on Amazon for $69.

23. A bath air pillow that also holds up your smartphone in the tub.

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Get one from JapanTrendShop for $41.

24. A small wearable clip to notify you of incoming texts (or if you've accidentally left your phone behind).

Works with iOS and Android.Get one on Amazon for $35.
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Works with iOS and Android.

Get one on Amazon for $35.

25. And a solar-powered battery bank for when you need to charge in a pinch.

It can also be charged via hand crank in case it's a cloudy day.Get one from Amazon for $64.
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It can also be charged via hand crank in case it's a cloudy day.

Get one from Amazon for $64.

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