We’re all sometimes guilty of letting our gift-giving responsibilities slide, and with ever decreasing shopping days before Christmas itself, time is running out to wow that special gadget geek in your life. So, we’ve put together six great ideas to get you out of that pickle, provided you act fast and snap them up while there’s still time.
One of the coolest new games we’ve seen recently, this futuristic puzzler allows you to stack shapes on a hovering platform, in order to balance them or risk defeat, Buckaroo style. Perfect for wholesome family fun, drunken arguments with friends or snarling rows with your work colleagues. Laugh, rejoice, and fall out with others, with this excellent, future-flavoured game which you can grab here while you have the chance!
Death Star Paper Lampshade
One of the stargazer in your family, or the office astronomer with the constellation ties and preview tickets for the Force Awakens every night next week. The Death Star Lampshade is the best way to see the light side of the dark side.
Some things are worth seeing on the big screen, like movies or Netflix, or your Tinder profile. So why not blow your timeline up wall sized, with this wonderfully low-tech smartphone projector. Housed in cardboard, this small kooky contraption brings the multiplex to those on a microbudget.
Definitely one for the king or queen of cuppas, the iKettle allows you the finest brewing experience possible at your fingertips, set to remotely begin the boil as and when you like it, including temperature settings and remote alerts to announce when it’s ready. This gadget has to be everybody’s cup of tea.