Make parenting that much easier with these cool and super useful tech gadgets. From a no-contact thermometer to a self-heating bottle, here are five gadgets you simply must have:
What: The world’s smallest smart thermometer that checks for body, object or environmental temperature sans contact. Simply download the app on your Android or iOS device to receive data within two seconds of scanning!
The app also stores data for viewing afterwards, which is great for when your child is sick and you need to monitor his or her temperature.
Where To Buy: US$49.99, get it on Joywing.
Oliba Smart Buddy
What: A cute owl shaped device that plays lullabies, tells bedtime stories and even records your voice so you can send a message to your child just before bed. The best part is that it can be attached to your child’s beloved stuffed toy or blanket and serves as a tracking device too.
Where To Buy: US$49 on IndieGogo
What: This tiny sock monitors your baby’s heart rate and vital levels simply by slipping it onto their feet! The device uses a pulse oximetry (commonly used in hospitals) to monitor and alert you if your baby stops breathing or if oxygen levels are low. The socks will come in three sizes allowing it to grow with your child.
Where To Buy: US$249.99 from OwletCare.
4Moms Self Installing Car Seat
What: A self-installing car seat that levels and creates the right amount of tension in the straps to keep your child secure. The seat also has an app that will teach you how to securely place the seat in your car first before it does its job.
The app will continue to monitor the seat as you drive and alert you if the seat is not properly installed.
Where To Buy: US$499, preorder from 4Moms.
iiamo Self Warming Bottle
What: A self-warming bottle that you can use on the go, perfect for long trips. The bottle uses a heating cartridge that you fill with salt and water. Simply put the bottle into is cartridge and shake! It takes about four minutes for a bottle to heat up entirely.
Where To Buy: US$35 on Amazon.