Technology is all around us. From the first beep of our iPhone’s alarm clock to reading this article on your tablet during lunch time, technology is changing the way we go about our daily routines. Come to think of it, life is way much easier now than it was five years ago.The best part is, technology will continue to evolve and our lives will be improved perhaps to a point when perhaps a movement of our eyeballs can trigger a system to get things done? Or has that system been invented already?!
Being a busy career lady requires more than a daily planner and Post-it notes in order to get your business organized and completed in time. You need a set of gadget as your private personal assistant. Don’t forget other important stuff like morning walk and preparing your meals. There are gadgets for those too.
So here are 7 gadgets that a working gal like you need right now. Weekdays will hopefully become less hectic and weekends will not feel too short from now on. Most of all, you come across as organized, very on top of things latest information and with a hint of edgy intelligence in or outside of the boardroom.
Thinking of trading your iPhone for a different model? HTC One could be the one that you are looking for. This phone is perfect for your business trip as it has all the important functions of a smartphone but improved to perfection. With 1.7GHz quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM, HTC One is definitely one of the fastest out there. Functions like BlinkFeed allow you to stay abreast of what is happening around the world regardless of which continent your work is taking you. The Ultrapixel camera helps you document moments to be shared when you go back to the office the following week. (Check with your telco provider for special package)
Yes you can use your tablet for reading but why not get a separate device specifically made for the purpose. Kindle uses an electronic ink screen that looks and reads like real paper. The matte screen reflects light like ordinary paper and uses no backlighting, so you can read as easily in bright sunlight as in your living room. Unlike tablet screens, Kindle has no glare. Not only that, it is also lighter than most paperbacks and its battery can last up to one month. (Available from amazon.com for US$49)
A serious career gal like you needs the new PenDrive On-The-Go for its Dual Access USB Flash Drive capability. It supports USB 3.0 and Micro USB 2.0 which allows you to connect it to both your laptop and cellphone for extra storage. Available in 8GB,16GB and 32GB, you can securely save everything from project presentation to vacation photos and mp3 files.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208 portable scanner is user-friendly although it may seem a little bit complicated. All you have to do is plug
this lightweight USB-powered portable scanner into the USB port and start scanning those important documents and hard-copies that you need for your presentation. Not only that, Canon imageFORMULA also scans photos and documents that are trickier in size like receipt and business cards. (Available from amazon.com for US$129.99)
Extended battery life
Power bank is another essential item. With batteries of your phones and tablets draining faster on frequent usage when you have got no time to plug then in to the power source, power bank like Yoobao’s Magic Wand YB6014Pro10,400mAh Power Bank really save the day. Its fast charging ability and compact size are just what we are looking for in a power bank. (Available from Yoobao’s authorized seller, RM129)
These 5 gadgets are definitely a great addition to the laptop and tablet that you already have. Make full use of these and your day will go on smoothly without any incident of phone battery dying in the middle of important conversation or a 20-minute train ride with no reading material.