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    23 Futuristic Products That’ll Make You Feel Like You’re Living In 3020

    This isn't science fiction — these products actually exist! And you can buy them!

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    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. The Oculus Quest VR gaming headset that will immerse you directly into whichever game you're playing. Reviewers love that it's totally wireless and that they no longer have to worry about getting tangled up in cords that distract them from the experience.

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    Get a 64G headset on Amazon Canada for $549.99. Also available in 126G.

    2. A Dyson hair dryer that honestly looks like it dropped out of a UFO. But in all seriousness, it dries hair so quickly and quietly, you'll wonder if it's actual alien technology.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $368. Also available in silver.

    This is our luxury pick for the best hair dryer on BuzzFeed Reviews!

    3. A Google Nest Hub that will act as your new high-tech personal assistant. You can use voice commands to find out what's on your calendar for the day, how long your commute is, and receive in-depth, visual answers from Google on anything from recipes to the news.

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    You can also use it to control your connected home and compatible lights, cameras, TVs and other devices from a single dashboard. Thanks, technology!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $169.99.

    4. A LED shower head that'll change colours according to the water temperature, so you know exactly when to get in.

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    Blue is cold, green is warm (aka just right), red is hot, and flashing red is super hot. There are also five water settings — power rain, pulsating massage, hydro-mist, economy rain, and water-saving pause.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $81.94.

    5. A rechargeable sonic facial cleansing brush for removing all traces of dirt and makeup and providing gentle exfoliation. Plus, it just looks super cool.

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    Read our review of the Foreo Luna Mini 2!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $159.

    6. An automatic pet feeder so you can pre-schedule when food gets dispensed for your furry friends or even feed them remotely from your smartphone.

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    You can set up to 12 meals to feed on your pet's schedule, and you can also use the "Feed Now" option to feed your pet outside normal feeding times. With the app, you can get notifications from the feeder and control the feeding remotely. There's also a special "Slow Feed" option allows the food to dispense slowly over a 15 minute period. It's designed to feed on schedule as programmed even if Wi-Fi connection is lost or feeder is offline.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $269.95.

    7. A low-maintenance countertop garden perfect for anyone who dreams of having a backyard while living in a tiny Fifth Element–style apartment.

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    The kit includes the countertop garden, Genovese basil, curly parsley, dill, mint, thyme, Thai basil, and Miracle-Gro plant food. It'll alert you when the plants need more food or water, so you don't need a green thumb for it to work! I actually own and love this Aerogarden — it's super easy to take care of, doesn't take up too much space on my counter, and provides me with an endless amount of fresh herbs to cook with. I'm clueless about plants and this machine basically does all the work me.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $187.38+. Available in several sizes and colours.

    8. A Pixelbook Go Chromebook that will quickly become your new favourite laptop. Reviewers love how it's super lightweight and has 12 hours of battery life on a single charge. No more fighting over outlets at the local coffee shop!

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    I personally own one and LOVE IT. Even though it's super lightweight, it still feels really solid and robust. Compared to my old laptop, this one is ridiculously fast and I love the matte black finish.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $879.99.

    9. A bestselling straightening brush that'll make styling your hair a whole lot easier in the morning. For starters, it only requires one hand to use.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $69.96. Also available in blue.

    10. A Roomba i7+ that will keep your floors sparkling clean, without you having to lift a single finger. It comes with an automatic dirt disposal dock that will clean out all the dirt, pet hair, allergens, and dust so you don't have to.

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    It has over 1,000 positive reviews!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $999.

    11. A futuristic motion-sensor trash can so you can feel like one of the Jetsons.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for for $194.99. Available in other colours.

    12. A Rocketbook, which is a reusable notebook can transport your handwritten notes directly to your phone/laptop. Plus, if you run out of space, you can erase everything by putting in the microwave.

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    It comes with an app where instantly send your handwritten notes to all of your favourite cloud services like Google Drive, Dropbox, Evernote, iCloud and more. And here's the kicker: when your notebook is full, you can erase everything in it by putting it in the microwave. Yes, you read that correctly. You can zap and reuse your entire notebook up to five times. Thanks, Science!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $38. Available in several other sizes and colours, including this little handy notepad.

    13. Some high-fidelity, nearly-invisible earplugs designed to cut down on the decibels during all your favourite concerts, so your hearing stays protected without completely muffling the music's clarity and sound quality.

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    Reviewers say they also help people with autism, PTSD, and sensory overload be more comfortable in loud environments! Supposedly they work because of special sound-cutting filters; when you order a set they come with three size options for comfort. Plus they're reusable and hand-washable.

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $37.95.

    14. A motion-sensor toilet light to make the ol' porcelain throne feel like a state-of-the-art piece of technology. No more bright overhead lights when you need to pee at 3 a.m.

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    This LED toilet light has eight colors that can work on a rotation or as a solid color.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.99.

    15. A pair of Jaybird Vista earpods that sound amazing, and they actually won't fall out of your ears — and even if they do, you can track them using an app.

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    I personally own these and LOVE them. They’re mostly designed for athletes and runners (because they are waterproof and sweat proof), but I find that they’re perfect for my daily life. These bad boys stay in all day long, don’t hurt my ears, and have great battery life. They have six hours of charge and can recharge in their case for another 10 hours. They have passive noise cancelling and I’m not a big tech nerd or audiophile, but these things sound GOOD. The case is super compact and has a really strong, satisfying magnet to keep everything in one place. Read my full review of the Jaybird earpods here!

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $239.99.

    16. A metallic peel-off mask (formulated with diamond and pearl powder) that might remind you of a spacesuit. But more importantly, it'll also help to exfoliate and moisturize your skin.

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    Reviewers say that it hasn't irritated their sensitive skin and probably comes with enough product for about 10 total applications.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $63.90.

    17. A rechargeable wireless touch sensor lamp you can take anywhere light is needed, even if there's no outlet in sight. It can be dimmed or turned off with a tap.

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    It can stay on for up to 110 hours at minimum brightness.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $78.01.

    18. A makeup brush cleaner that'll do for you (in minutes) one of the most annoying jobs ever — cleaning makeup brushes.

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    Just three quick steps to clean makeup brushes: 1) dip and dunk your brush in water and cleaning solution; 2) spin to rinse; 3) spin to dry. The base is rechargeable so your spinner will always be charged and ready to go.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $61.96.

    19. A wireless pocket projector for accessing a giant screen anytime, anywhere. The best part is it can fit in the palm of your hand.

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    I actually own and love this pocket projector. Despite its compact size, this little guy can actually project quite far. I’ve used it to watch films and shows, and it truly feels like I have my own personal movie theatre. (The darker the room, the clearer and crisper the images are, so I always use it at night with the lights out. However, blackout shades would work, too!) It can connect to a phone or computer, AND it has its own speakers (though you can connect it to an external speaker as well). For longer binge sessions, I like to have it plugged in so it doesn’t run out of juice, but it can last through a couple of 40-minute episodes unplugged just fine. The best part is once I’m done with it, it fits nicely into my drawers for storage. Easy peasy. It’s a lot simpler to deal with than the full-size one I used to own. Though I haven’t taken it on a trip yet, I’m excited that it’ll fit easily in my duffel bag or carry-on suitcase.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $229.99.

    20. A bidet that'll literally wash your butt for you. If that isn't progress, I don't know what is.

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    Read our full review of this bidet!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $48.02.

    21. A Bluetooth-powered ComBadge to make every Trekkie's dream come true. Now if we can just figure out how to make a real-life transporter.

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    It hooks up to your phone or device via Bluetooth and has a built-in microphone for hands-free calling. Once connected, one touch answers/ends calls, plays/pauses audio, and can access Siri. Oh, and it chirps when touched.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $129.

    22. An Airfly wireless transmitter designed to let you connect your Airpods or any wireless headphones to all those things that don't have Bluetooth — like an airplane seat!!

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $54.85.

    23. A futuristic LED word clock that'll make you ask, "What year is it?!" when you wake up.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $82.50.

    The future is now!

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