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    31 Incredibly Cool Gadgets You Probably Haven't Seen Before

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    1. A strawberry slicer that'll cut perfect strawberry slices in one step and make prepping your favorite fruit ~berry~ easy.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.93, Walmart for $13.95, or Williams Sonoma for $14.95.

    2. A flameless plasma arc lighter to start a flame with efficiency, while also making you feel like Tony Stark as you make that spark.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

    3. A Wallet Ninja to open boxes, peel fruit, screw in basically anything, and get the job done without a toolbox in sight.

    Promising review: "I still can't believe how many times I find myself using this tool to go and do everyday tasks that I would naturally have struggled to do before. Sometimes you don't realize when you could need a screwdriver or a wrench at a moment's notice. This tool works great and fits in my minimalist wallet perfectly. When actually working on a project with this multi tool you won't have to worry about it breaking because it is made with such thick steel. I am confident in this tool and its construction." β€”Richard Atchue

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    4. A pair of bluetooth glasses β€” they may not be the most practical gadget under the sun, but they are sure gonna look stellar under the moon.,

    These glasses connect with your Android or iPhone. Once installed, you can save up to five messages. The glasses will respond to music and light up with the beat, or you can control them yourself to display exactly what you want seen. Batteries are included, and should last you up to eight hours before needing to be charged.

    Get them from Amazon for $69.

    5. A salt shooter so you can hunt the world's real most dangerous game, the housefly. That...or use it to season your food in the most exciting way possible.

    Promising review: "I bought this as a Christmas gift for my husband and I'm not entirely sure that was a smart move on my part. Not because the product doesn't work (it works very well, in fact) but because my husband is now intent on leaving the doors open to the house when summer comes back around so all kinds of bugs can be let in for him to kill. He's already had the pleasure of being able to use it on a spider that was on an outdoor Christmas decoration and boy was he ecstatic! Since we seem to be in short supply of bugs in the house during these cold winter months, my husband has also resorted to using this gun as a way to add salt to food while he's cooking. This product works, it kills bugs, and you can even use it while cooking if you're tired of using the boring old salt shakers we have all grown accustomed too." β€”Adrianna McCain

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    6. Or get a gentle critter catcher for people who prefer to catch and release helpful arachnids and other (kinda cute) creepy crawlies.

    Promising review: "I have great difficulty killing any living creature (with the exception of mosquitoes and bald face hornets). My removal technique has always involved coaxing the critter into a plastic container so I can release them outside. Now that I have this, removal of the crawlies has never been easier! This is a simple, quick, and fun way to remove insects and arachnids from my home. I love it and highly recommend it!" β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $20.95.

    7. A Thaw Claw so you can thaw your frozen foods in far less time and save the day when you don't remember to unthaw your chicken until after your hungry stomach starts rumbling.,

    This simple thawing claw suction cups to the bottom of your sink. You just stick it on, fill the sink up, and place your frozen meat underneath the claw β€”it'll keep everything submerged evenly underwater and thaw that piece of meat fast than you can say, "get in my belly."

    Promising review: "This thing has been a life saver. I use it any time I need to thaw meat and forget about it until right before dinner (unfortunately, I do this often). Meat that would normally take hours to completely thaw takes about 30 minutes. I'm super glad I purchased this." β€”Samantha Rodriguez

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    8. A floating globe for when your home decor needs a little ~lift.~

    Get it from Amazon for $52.99 or get a similar one from Walmart for $29.99.

    9. A clip-on bag light, so you won't have to waste away the day searching through the black pit that is your bag.

    This light is motion-activated and includes batteries.

    Promising review: "I got this as a present for my mom and she loved it! She always carries a big purse and has problems finding stuff inside it. She's able to clip this light inside and it lights up her purse so she can see what she's looking for! Being motion activated comes in very handy! She now has both hands free instead of holding a light in one hand while searching with the other." β€”Jennifer K Townsend

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    10. A 3D pen that'll be so fun you won't ever want to stop using it (just be sure to take a break at some point, you've gotta ~draw the line~ somewhere).,

    This genius drawing device uses a USB to charge and has adjustable speed and heat settings to help you warm up to drawing in 3D.

    Promising review: "I love this pen! It's easy to manipulate and the kids have lots of fun making creations with me. It has three different drawing speeds, which are helpful for fine drawing." β€”Leo

    Get it from Amazon for $36.98.

    11. A bite-sized butter churn, so you can make delicious creamy butter and keep the upgraded mason jar trend alive and well.

    Promising review: "I had never done anything like this before, but I bought two 1/2 pints of heavy cream, waited for them to warm up, and made butter in less than 10 minutes. It was completely finished in total of 20 minutes with great results." β€”Kindle Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $39.

    12. A gutter cleaning robot that'll be the kind of investment every new home owner will feel great about, because you won't have to raise the roof to clean the roof.

    This gutter cleaner uses four stages of cleaning power to get rid of all the gunk stuck inside your gutters by blasting away debris and brushing off dirt and grime. It has a one-button clean mode, lithium battery, and a detachable remote control handle for times when you want to get in on the action β€”moving it forward, adjusting the spin so that it doesn't throw leave on the roof, etc. (although you can literally just hit "Clean" and it'll do everything for you, which is fine by me).

    Promising review: "This thing simply rocks! It cleaned both my gutters on one charge. It performed better than expected. This is the first time in over 15 years I did not have to climb up onto my roof. I have one area that is at least 35 feet high and I hate cleaning that corner, but I worry about that no more thanks to my lil guttie! The remote is simple to use. I did a manual remote cleaning but I followed up on autopilot and boy did it clean it up. This thing is simply amazing. Jetson's home in the making! I would buy this again. Don't hesitate, just buy it!" β€”@nJ!0

    Get it from Amazon for $459.99.

    13. A BB8 car charger so your phone may always have the force (and power source) be with it.

    Think Geek

    This car charger has two USB ports and has enough power to charge two tablets at the same time.

    Get it from ThinkGeek for $39.99.

    14. A bathtub disco light β€” it can make your relaxing bath time even more bright, or better yet, convince your kids to finally get in the tub.,

    This bathtub disco light runs on three AA batteries (not included).

    Get it from Amazon for $10.83.

    15. A pair of herb scissors that'll ~cut~ your meal prep time in half.,

    Get them from Amazon for $13.97.

    16. A keychain pocketknife to give you peace of mind when it comes to walking home at night, or when it comes to quickly opening your newest Amazon box before you even walk through your door.

    Get it from Amazon $8.83 (available in six colors).

    17. A grip strip so useful you're gonna want to stick with it forever.


    Promising review: "This is a great product that does what it says. I'm surprised at how sticky the strips stay without any glue or other adhesive β€” plus it's a cool design." β€”Kai

    Get it from Firebox for $23.09 (available in four colors).

    18. An upside down soda server great for kiddos and anyone who finds pouring heavy liters uncomfortable.


    Get it from Walmart for $5.99.

    19. A meditation tracker β€” it just might be the thing you need if you've struggled with staying focused when you try and meditate.,

    This headset and app will give you personal meditations guided by sounds to help you relax and refocus. The headset focuses on how active your mind is during any given session and translates that data into weathers sounds. When you're calm, you'll hear peaceful weather sounds. When your mind wanders, the weather will intensify, guiding you back to a calm state. This info is saved on your app, where you can create new mediation goals. Be sure to check out the over 500 five-star reviews to see if this is the right thing for you!

    Get it from Amazon for $178+ (available in three sets).

    20. A pair of laser scissors which, sure, is super useful when you need to cut a straight line, but mostly it'll be fun to craft with laser beams.

    Batteries are included.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

    21. A 3-in-1 avocado tool to cut, pit, and slice your avocado β€” making this delicious treat even more of a, well, treat.

    Promising review: "This is truly one of those rare situations where every function and claim is legit. We have been exploring the wonders of homemade guac and other avocado delights, and we decided to give this tool a shot. This tool saves time, prevents waste, and is a joy to use. The slicer function is smooth and easy. The tool itself is quite ergonomic, so it is easy to grip and cut around with no worries of slipping and cutting yourself. We actually used it on firm avocados, as well as more ripe ones, and it worked well in both situations. The pitter is elegant in its simplicity β€” the pit can be removed clean and easy. The extractor slicer thingy works well too β€” it'll brilliantly clean out skin and make perfect little slices. So worth the money, it's pretty much my new fave kitchen tool!" β€”dannymac

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    22. A pair of Bluetooth sunglasses so you can listen to music while listening to the sounds of nature all around you (assuming you do that "nature" stuff, that is).

    These Bluetooth glasses have an open-ear speaker, allowing you to listen to tunes for up to three hours while also hearing the sounds around you β€” perfect for any outdoor adventure where you'd like to enjoy some music while staying aware of your surroundings. They can connect with your phone for weather, directions, and traffic updates, and provide hands-free conversations.

    Promising review: "These have a nice fit, good polarization, and good sound quality. The charge time is good, as is the run time. They seamlessly transition from phone calls back to music. I asked the caller how I sounded and he said just fine...and that was while I was moving pretty fast on a bike." β€”Earin Land

    Get them from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in five styles).

    23. A portable mini-humidifier that'll attach to your water bottle to help give your sinuses relief wherever you are.,

    This can attach to almost any water bottle and is powered by a USB cord.

    Promising review: "I love this humidifier. I work in a crane and it's great for the small area/cab I sit in. It seals around the top of water bottles, which is great because it doesn't spill, even during the jarring and shaking that happens while I'm moving." β€”Amanda Carr

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    24. A ray gun nose hair trimmer so funny you won't ever forget to use it, keeping you out of the occasional ~hairy~ situation.


    This trimmer needs one AA battery (not included) to blast off (ya nose hairs).

    Get it from Amazon for $12.53 or from Firebox for $16.69.

    25. A touch-up painter sure to save you time and money when you need to quickly paint over the place your kids drew on the wall.

    Promising review: "I had one of these that I purchased five years ago and filled it when I painted our living room back then. Skip ahead to this spring and I had to fill some large holes when we moved our TV. The paint, five years later, still matched and hadn't separated. It was great. It covered everything and you couldn't even tell. I am going to have one of these every time I paint a room. It sure beats trying to handle big gallon cans, stirring, etc. for a five-inch touch up job." β€”Jimbo

    Get it from Amazon for $5.98.

    26. A USB cord bracelet great for vacations or for anyone who seems to need a charge at a moment's notice.

    This specific bracelet is compatible with Apple, but you can also get one for Samsung products.

    Promising review: "I usually have every sort of cable that I could possibly need when I'm at work, but I don't usually carry one on my person when I'm elsewhere. It looks sharp and isn't obviously a cable, but it's always available should I need it. One thing I have found is that the cable is compatible with Apple Carplay, and when plugged into a computer it will function like a default Apple cable. I am incredibly happy with it and would recommend it to anyone who might ask. I need more things like this in my life." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.70.

    27. An eye massager that plays music, blows gentle air, heats up, and helps your tired eyes relax after a day of staring at screens.

    This eye massager has a built-in speaker, and uses vibrations, heat treatments, and air pressure to gently massage the eyes while increasing circulation and relieving stress and tension. It also has a sleeping mode, massaging your eyes for 15 minutes to help you fall asleep. A full charge takes about three and a half hours.

    Promising review: "This is a great eye massager! I am the kind of person who uses my cell phone and computer most of the day. I use this eye massager right before I go to bed to reduce eye strain. It also works great on my dark circles. On top of this, it is not heavy at all. It's very easy to travel with, and I travel frequently." β€”epic!

    Get it from Amazon for $69.99.

    28. And finally, a runaway alarm clock that'll play music and run around the bedroom until you wake up and grab it β€” this thing will have you up and ~on a roll~ in no time!,

    Includes four AA batteries.

    Promising review: "This is my hero. I can finally make it to my early morning classes! It's definitely loud enough for heavy sleepers, easy to work, and is the perfect balance of annoying/not so bad. Overall, it's a total life saver for this exhausted college student." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (available in seven colors).

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