While technology will never replace the tender love and affection of spending quality time with your nearest and dearest, it sure can make things a little more entertaining. From smart tablets and supersonic beauty gadgets to wearables and photography aids, these fancy gizmos and devices will definitely bring a smile to your favourite techie.
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Don’t be fooled by its small and light body, as the Mavic Mini is a solid folding drone that promises to take your aerial shots to greater heights. Weighing in at just 249g, this compact device features a high-grade camera capable of capturing compelling footage in high definition, while the stable flight performance makes it one of the longest flight times for a drone of its size. The Mavic Mini comes complete with exciting accessories including a DIY Creative Kit and a 360° Propeller Guard, making it the perfect gift for anyone who wants to experience the fun of flying.
Looking for a smartwatch that looks just as good as a traditional timepiece? Then you can’t go wrong with this stylish number from TAG Heuer. This special edition of the Connected Modular comes equipped with a useful app that lets golfers keep track of their performance via 3D courses, shot tracking and scorecards. Sporty and functional, the smartwatch comes paired with a leather strap and a ceramic bezel displaying 18 holes found on a golf course.
Like it or not, you can’t deny that Leica cameras have a serious cult following. For this special CL “Edition Paul Smith”, the German camera manufacturer teams up with the British fashion house to create a limited edition camera that expresses the designer’s eccentric style. Using the Leica CL as their canvas, this collector’s edition includes bold accent colours, a striped base and fun design elements located on the top and bottom plate. Limited to just 900 units, each individually numbered model comes with a vibrant rope strap and cleaning cloth, all perfectly packaged in a specially designed box.
Looking for a hairdryer that will never let your hair down? Give those tired, frazzled tresses a treat with this handy hairdryer from Dyson. The secret lies in a small-but-powerful digital motor V9 tucked in the device handle that delivers 41 litres of powerful airflow, while an on-board intelligent heat control system and microprocessor regulates the temperature to prevent heat damage. Equipped with three handy attachments for creating different styles, this gift edition also includes a complimentary display stand with magnetic attachments to keep everything in place.
This smart decanter from the King of Cognac represents a wondrous union between cutting-edge technology and traditional craftsmanship. Available in newly-designed packaging, each crystal decanter comes with a special cork stopper equipped with near-field communication (NFC) technology. A simple tap of the smartphone provides instant access to content exclusive to the owner, making it a nifty gift for collectors who wish to delve in the history of this royal spirit. Each decanter also comes with the historic fleur-de-lys crystal stopper used to seal the precious contents within.