‘Men’ and ‘unorganized’ are two words that go hand in hand; at least for the good majority! Complaining wastes more energy than reorganizing it for them; so here are some smart and neat gadgets for men that can actually manipulate them into getting organized, without them actually intending to do it! Call it technological persuasion or, simply, some interesting and innovative ideas; whatever the label, his life is about to change and so is yours!
Lock it with a carabiner:
Leaving behind keys and chargers is one thing they seem to do perfectly well! Now, no more excuses; ensure their keys and chargers are all locked into one with this carabiner charger – the NomadClip. A tidy little gadget that allows you to collate all your keys neatly and helps you charge-up your phone, with its USB. Its beauty – the USB is hidden when not in use. Now, he has no excuse to miss his charger or his keys. No more excuse of low battery because of a misplaced or forgotten charger. And the clip mechanism ensures it is easy to carry along even during travel. One neat gadget for men!
With every individual having mobiles and tab and with the adults sometimes having multiple devices that need charging; getting a free slot to charge up might not be easy – be it at home, office or even a public place. So, there comes the next excuse for the dead battery; don’t let him do that in this age of wireless technology. Yes! There are even wireless chargers now. Get him one that his compatible with his device. These come in the form of chargeable mats in which he just has to put down his phone and it will charge up. These devices can be charged, using their USB, from any power source and they are ready to go. He can now even charge-up his phone while waiting in the airport lounge for boarding! Duracell and QIPack are some options you can check out.
Getting a trouble-free mouse:
A touch pad can wreak havoc in the hands of a guy, whether he is 6 or 60! And if you have someone in this category as part of your family; then a mouse becomes a quintessential item. But the wired one can become messy and get pulled around easily. The wireless ones easily drain off when not properly shutdown and might not be available when you really need them. So, here’s the plan – get this laser, wireless, folding mouse! Yes, it is a laser mouse, which means it can be used on most surfaces; no, there are no wires that the little or old man would pull out accidentally; and guess what, it comes with a timer function that actually turns off your battery if the mouse is not used for more than 3 minutes. Powered by a lithium ion battery, it guarantees to keep going for 3 months. And it is the thinnest mouse you could find – about 9mm. This foldable mouse from Recon could just be what you are looking for!
Again another charging mechanism that they will not forget to carry along, or won’t want to forget; this could definitely be called a neat gadget for men. It looks like a watch, adds to their style quotient, makes them look cool and gets them to keep their phones charged! This wrist accessory from Baako comes with a USB and helps you charge your phone anywhere, anytime. Your charger couldn’t look trendier that that!
Fix it up:
Although you keep fussing about his tool box and kits, it is something he cannot live without and you cannot do without. After all, he will need all those to fix things up at home. But more than once you have come across situations where a misplaced spanner or hammer delays the fix-up or messes it up more! And even if all the tools are intact, he is just too lazy to take down the entire tool set down just to fix up a small job. Now, problem solved; just get him this mini tool set that comes with a screwdriver, flat head, a flashlight, bottle wrench and Phillips bits. It fits easily in his pocket, can be carried around effortlessly and is more than sufficient in getting all those little tasks completed.
Get him moving:
If there is something bothering you; other than his long work hours, late partying and weekend soccer watching, it is his growing waistline. Your time schedules might not permit you to work-out together but that need not stop you from introducing him to his new work-out partner – the Gear Fit from the house of Samsung. Designed to integrate with your Samsung Galaxy S5, this fitness band comes with several features besides a fitness app. It offers various controls that help you manipulate the music, view and read text messages and even alert you about various tasks. Now he can have a stylish fitness accessory that does more than just be trendy. It helps him track his fitness while helping to stay in touch, listen to music, manipulate the play list and read the grocery list you just messaged him!
Time to relax:
Now that you have been looking up things to get him in to order, you might as well include another simple gadget to the list. One that he will definitely love and make him realise that you want him to relax in style. Every time he relaxes with a drink over the weekend or parties with his friends, you find him making several walks to the refrigerator to get ice and then end up with a drink that is way too watery than he intended. Solve both the problems with this neat gadget for men – the Whiskey Wedge. Although it is named this way, it is ideal for any drink. Fill the silicon mould with water and let it freeze in the glass. Now let him sit back and enjoy a chilled drink, without worrying about it getting watery!
That is a simple and small list of a few innovative gadgets that could get your life (and his) organized, more efficient and less bothersome. And although they make great gadgets to help him and might come with a “neat gadget for men” tag; don’t let that bother you, it could make good gadgets for you too! So, enjoy!