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Tech That’s A Girl’s Best Friend

iphoneNowadays, diamonds aren’t necessarily a woman’s best friend. Tech is. Today’s woman can be every bit as tech-savvy or tech-loving as their male counterpart and there are a wide variety of products out there with great techs-appeal. Here are some of our favorites. Talk about girl power.

Apple iPad mini
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Big things do come in small packages. Apple’s powerful little tablet packs a lot of punch for its size. Measuring in at only 7.9 inches and .65 pounds, the super sleek iPad mini tucks nicely into any handbag or backpack and doesn’t weigh down its carrier. Tech tech-savvy gals will be glad to know it’s utilizes an A8 chip with second-generation 64-bit desktop-class architecture to handle almost any task you give it. Powerful, capable and oh so sweet, Apple’s iPad mini is the perfect travel companion for any woman on the go.

Amazon Echo
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Sometimes you just want a girls’ night in with a best friend. Well girlfriend, meet your new BFF: Alexa! Alexa is a cloud-based voice system from Amazon’s Echo that can answer your questions, read aloud your books from your Amazon library, tell you the news, provide you with updates on traffic and weather or with information on local businesses and shopping. It can also go over your schedule, help you with your recipes, and more! Echo is constantly being updated with new features and skills. Plus, it plays all of your music (in 360 degrees) from your Prime Library, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn while you exercise, chill out or whip up your favorite meal. And if you are up on all of your smart-home technology, Echo can even turn your lights on or off.

Fur Lined InnoHug Headphones
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The Fur-Lined InnoHug Headphones aren’t just the chicest looking pair of headphones around, they’re also warm and comfy and put out fantastic sound! Available in cream or black, these plush cans will make any girl feel special.
So pop open that bottle of red, curl up on the couch, and kick back to Tay Swizzle in ultra cool style.

iRobot Roomba 880
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So you’re feeling a little guilty that you chose to “shake it off” with Taylor last night instead of doing some chores. No worry, your other BFF just rolled in! The Roomba 880 is the newest generation vac-bot from iRobot. Just put your headphones back on and let Roomba do all the work. It not only handles wood floors and shag rugs, it gets those hard-to-reach spots like under your sofas and bed as well. And don’t worry, it won’t suck up your socks or loose cords thanks to its unique iAdapt Responsive Navigation System.

Skybell Wi-Fi Doorbell (Multiple Colors)
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So you went ahead and ordered both the Echo and the Roomba, but you’re at work and you don’t know if it’s going to arrive today. The Skybell Wi-Fi Doorbell will let you know when anyone rings your doorbell by sending you an alert via the accompanying app. It features a video camera, speaker, microphone and motion sensor so that you can see, hear and speak to whoever is at the door—and it sends a video feed over Wi-Fi, 4G and LTE. It runs on both iOS and Android devices.

Navdy Mounted Windshield Projector
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Sometimes you really want to go on a road-trip, but there’s no one to go with. The Navdy Mounted Windshield Projector will definitely be your shotgun BFF. It takes all the information from your phone and projects it up onto your windshield so you’re not looking down at your device—which you shouldn’t be doing anyway. Check your email, texts, GPS, and social media updates with just a swipe of your hand or a voice command—or pick the best driving tunes from your favorite playlists. The Navdy utilizes a transparent Head-Up Display (HUD) and runs on both IOS and Android.