Back by popular demand is intandem’s Tech Gift Guide: 12 great holiday gift ideas for your own wish list or to give to that special client or colleague who has everything.
This year’s list is packed with very cool ideas that I’m excited to share with you.
1. Jackery Charger ($14.99 USD @ amazon.com)
It’s no fun when your smartphone or tablet runs out of juice while you’re on the go. Enter Jackery. It’s the world’s smallest external battery charger. This power bank is perfect for long flights, road trips, or whenever you need to charge your iPhone, iPad, or other smart device.
2. Bose QuietComfort® Headphones ($329.99 CDN @ bestbuy.ca)
QuietComfort® 35 wireless headphones are engineered with world-class noise cancellation that makes quiet sound quieter and music sound better. Free yourself from wires and connect easily to your devices and enjoy up to 20 hours of wireless listening per battery charge.
3. Apple Watch ($269+USD @ apple.com)
Built-in GPS + water resistant, the Apple Watch is slick and lightning-fast. It’s full of features that help you stay active, motivated, and connected.
4. Awaken ($39.75 CDN @ rockymountainsoap.com)
Forget the bed-head and get a head start on your day. These products all promise to get you going: as refreshing as a morning shower in a Rocky Mountain stream. Seize the day!
5. GRID-IT® Organizer ($49.99 CDN @ cocooninnovations.com)
The GRID-IT!® system provides endless configurations for your digital devices and personal effects. Conveniently sized for your current laptop bag or travel case, you will save time by easily finding what you need.
6. Tile ($70 USD for a 4-pack @ thetileapp.com)
Lose less of everything including your valuable time! Tile is a tiny Bluetooth tracker and easy-to-use app that finds everyday items in seconds—like your phone, keys, and wallet. Loudly ring a lost item from the app and find it by sound. See where you last had it by checking the map for its last known location and time. And find your phone by pressing Tile to make your phone ring—even if it’s on silent.
7. Echo Dot ($49 USD @ Amazon.com)
The Echo Dot is a hands-free, voice-controlled device that uses Alexa to play music, control smart home devices, provide information, read the news, set alarms, and more. It connects to speakers or headphones through Bluetooth or 3.5 mm stereo cable to play music from Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn.
8. Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard ($50 USD @ Amazon.com)
Perfect for anyone with a lengthy commute, this compact, foldable keyboard will help you maximize those extra moments otherwise spent idle. The rechargeable keyboard is compatible with iPad, iPhone, Android, as well as Windows tablets and phones.
9. Native Union iPhone Dock ($50 USD @ nativeunion.com)
This sleek and stylish docking/charging station will take your workspace from cluttered to streamlined.
10. Etip Gloves ($49 CDN @ thenorthface.com)
Stay connected while you’re outside and on-the-go with these touch-screen compatible, four-way stretch fleece gloves. Full palm conductivity allows you to use your touchscreen devices without removing your gloves and exposing your hands in cool conditions.
11. Tablet Stand ($16.99 CDN @ ikea.com)
You can choose to put the stand on your desk, countertop, or to hang it on the wall for more space.
12. Laptop Cover ($115 CDN @ tumi.com)
Slip your laptop into something sleek, functional and protective. This sleeve is made from ultra-durable ballistic nylon with just a touch of spandex for a perfect fit. It features convenient interior and exterior pockets for accessories, with a secure zip top closure.