Ah yes – always so difficult to buy for him, isn’t it. Well no, not really, men love gadgets, buy him a new gadget at a shop online. So here are 5 ideas, which can be easily sourced at an online shop.
The Agent Watch – how about a quartz watch which contains a hidden color camcorder? Ideal as a both a spy camera & a hidden camera, small enough to wear anywhere Wherever you go with your mini camcorder on your wrist, you’ll know for sure that you won’t miss anything! No one will know you are spying, or even using it for your own personal security (James). With a built-in 2GB flash memory and rechargeable lithium battery, it will last, and lets you record both video and voice. The pinhole camera is concealed under #2 on the face of the watch. Functions as a USB storage device and works with Windows and Macs.
Toy Car with a Video Camera – another video gadget. This isn’t the remote controlled car from years ago – this is the car every man dreamed of as a kid! Full speed ahead with this amazing piece of spy equipment that no one will ever suspect. He can tune into a whole new world of knowledge as he drives it about the home or office. See what’s going on in the office down the hall. See what’s happening in the kitchen. Fun, and adventure.
Radio Controlled Helicopter – he’ll have the time of his life flying a remote controlled Helicopter. Get him outside for some quality time with the kids messing about with this toy. It’s great for developing young hand/eye coordination. Strong, durable and a easy to fly – if you get a good quality one of course. Some can travel 100ft High and can fly for around 10 minutes on a full charge, it is suggested he lands the unit before that to avoid crashing!
The Kindle Reader – yes, these are becoming very popular now, and for everyone too. Designed now be invisible to the user, just like a physical book, so you can get lost in reading, Sharp and natural with no glare or backlight, reading on Kindle is nothing like reading from a computer screen, which maybe he spends a lot of time doing at work.. those who see it for the first time always do a double-take. The screen works using ink, just like books and newspapers, but displays the ink particles electronically. And unlike a laptop or smart phone, the kindle never gets warm so you can comfortably read as long as you like. Also Kindle can be read as easily in bright sunlight as in the living room. Adjustable text size if the eyes are not as good as they once were. And think of all that memory to store favorite books and authors on.
finally – one for the serious gadgeteer! – The PLEN robot. Known as the ‘adorable robot’ that can roller-skate forwards, backwards, and kick a soccer ball all while balancing on one leg! A marvel of modern engineering, the PLEN is made up of the highest grade of servo motors, a powerful onboard microprocessor and precision machined parts. Each robot is built to order. The robot is controlled wirelessly by bluetooth and can connect to his PC by standard USB connection. It is fun for kids and adults alike. Derived from the word “Plain”, he is loved for his sleekness and simplicity. You won’t find another robot like this, but it does cost!
So there you are, a few ideas to think about, have fun surprising him.