Here is our list of new items we think everyone should have. Unlike most of the typical “gadgets and cool things” lists that often feature useless gifts such as skull ice cube trays, neon glow t-shirts that light up to the beat of a song, or the deer shaped wall lamps, we tried to feature design savy and practical finds as well as helpful apps that make life easily more enjoyable.
The Kite Patch is being designed to be a significant advancement in the global fight against mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases such as malaria, West Nile Virus and Dengue Fever. It is designed to be durable, easy-to-use, and safe for children and adults around the world in a range of climates and conditions. Kitepatch.com
The LIFESAVER® jerrycan carries 18.5 litres of water (at one time) and allows users to process up to 20,000 litres of clean sterile drinking water. The LIFESAVER® jerrycan allows the user to stay out for longer as they are no longer dependent on bottled water. LifesaverSystems.com
*Smartcharge LED Bulb
A 5W LED bulb with a battery that keeps it alive for up to 4 hours in the event of a power outage. Unlike emergency lights, SmartCharge fits in standard light fixtures and can be toggled on or off from its wall switch even if there’s no power. Kickstarter.com
*Buddhify 2 IOS App
The app contains guided meditation tracks for 14 different activities which make up your day so you can develop mindfulness anywhere and everywhere – on the train, at work, when online, at home and much more. Buddhify 2