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It's not easy to find the perfect gloves that'll both keep your hands warm and let you use a touch-screen device while wearing it. (Quite frankly, most touch-screen gloves are either too thin or don't fit properly.) With Photojojo Touch Tonic, ($10, Photojojo) you can customize the areas of your gloves that you'd prefer to use when you're trying to text in the cold.
Hosting a party at your place? Cocktails are a must. Check out the Bartesian cocktail machine ($299, Bartesian). It's like a Keurig, but for alcoholic drinks. Plus it'll look great right next to your Keurig.
Do you ever need to charge multiple items at once but don't have enough outlets? If you've ever looked for a USB charger hub, look no further than this Truffol USB charger ($39, Truffol) with five ports.
Let's not talk about how many times you've lost a set of keys or your phone. Let Tile ($25, Amazon) help you out. This compact Bluetooth tracker will help you find your lost items. (And it'll make your lost phone ring even if it's on silent.)
Blackouts are the worst, especially if you're unprepared. Don't worry about checking batteries anymore — grab this Blackout Buddy ($15, Amazon), a flashlight that runs on water. Just keep emergency bottles of water in your home, and you'll have light (and be hydrated) in case of a blackout.
Plants can be difficult to care for, because you normally end up giving it too much water or not enough. With the Technology Will Save Us Thirsty Plant DIY Kit ($32, Urban Outfitters), you can create a circuit moisture sensor that'll tell you when to water your leafy friend.
Don't adjust your body to the height of your laptop depending on where you're sitting, standing or lying. The Cool Invent laptop stand ($69, Cool Invent) is portable and lets you adjust the height into three different styles for your comfort.
When you're constantly busy, even stirring your coffee seems like a chore. Don't worry about mixing that sugar and milk — the self-stirring mug ($19, Stirring Mug) will stir your drink with just the push of a button.