Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and for some, flowers and chocolates are one of the least exciting items on the planet. If you have a significant other whose tastes run to chipboards, controllers, and circuitry, we have a collection of the best Valentine’s Day Flowers, gadgets & gift ideas this year to get their hearts racing.
If your loved one already has a ‘Pod, it’s time to match it with a ‘Pad! Gadget-lovers usually adore having the latest technology, and this Valentine’s Day it doesn’t get much newer than the iPad. The device is a cross between the iPhone or iPod Touch, and a laptop with built in Wifi. It offers the ability to change orientation and a touchscreen like the iPhone, while being infinitely more usable for ordinary websites than small pocket-sized mobile devices are. It may not be available to order yet, but just knowing that this Valentine’s Day gift is on the way will have your electrophile buzzing with excitement.
No, Apple will not be taking both the number 1 and 2 spots on the list! The Gorillapod is in no way affiliated with the iPod – it is a tripod for digital cameras that far surpasses the conventional three-legged one. Photography-lovers will be enthralled with the perfect shots at long exposure settings, as well as unconventional angles, the Gorillapod makes a great Valentine’s Day gadget gift and ideal for taking photos of your partner.
Heart-shaped USB flash drive
Now you can carry your precious memories around with you with this heart-shaped USB drive. This USB drive is a unique but useful gift that can store your photos of your loved one or documents on up to 2GB of memory. Add a silver chain and they can keep the photos close to their heart. It comes in three colours; hot pink, red and a dusky pink so they can carry their data in style. Touch your partner’s heart on Valentine’s Day gift and give the USB drive to your special, “geeky” someone.
Seems there are a lot of manufacturers getting on the Pad/Pod train nowadays. The Chilipad is the high tech solution to the age old couple’s problem – one person is far too hot, while the other is freezing. For the gadget-lover, though, having separate layers of blankets is so 80s. The Chilipad has heating and cooling pads that can be set to different temperatures, and has a 90 day money back guarantee. These Valentine’s Day gifts are located in the US, but can be shipped internationally.
Citizen Radio Controlled Promaster Air Eco-Drive Watch
If your partner would like their name to be Bond, James Bond or Jane Bond, then this is the perfect Valentine’s Gift. There is almost nothing this watch doesn’t do. The band is titanium, one of the strongest metals in the world. It receives standard time radio waves in 26 countries of the world and has the world time for 26 cities. The Eco-Drive technology means they will never have to change the batteries. It is suitable for free diving without scuba gear, and has a 5 year warranty.
It’s the thought that counts so whatever Valentine’s Day gadget gift you decide on this year, it’s sure to be appreciated even by the most discerning of gadget lovers. So choose a unique and thoughtful gift that is also useful and will keep them amused for hours on end.