TechnologyTech Gadgets Among Beneficiaries of Online Shopping Boom
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The online world has many facets to it, be it social media, articles covering all the latest sports news, and popular platforms such as YouTube. Online shopping, on sites such as Amazon and eBay, is the main reason some people surf the world wide web too, perhaps looking for monthly bargains or aiming to snap up some Christmas presents.
There are concerns held by many regarding the future of the high street, but there are clear and obvious benefits to conducting shopping on the internet. For starters, it’s far less of a hassle. We all have access to smartphones these days, making it simple to fire up an app such as eBay and purchase a large selection of presents quickly. On top of this, there are bargains to be had which certainly appeals to a large section of society. Who doesn’t enjoy a good deal from time to time? Additionally, shoppers can send purchased gifts directly to the people they’re intended for, therefore taking out the hassle of postage. Online stores essentially do everything for you.
In 2020 and beyond, modern technology is a hugely popular present idea for many people. It’s the way of the world now. Children are attempting to persuade their parents into buying them the latest interactive toy on the scene, fitness fanatics are keen to get the latest FitBit watch, gamers are desperate to have the latest Playstation 5 console or get a sophisticated new phone to play hundreds of exciting casino games for a chance to spin and win up to $100, alongside others who are investing in a high-tech travel gadget or a cooking accessory for their kitchen. Thanks to technological innovation, the options are endless.
With an array of modern tech flying off the shelves in recent times, here’s a look at some of the best of it.
Home massagers have been incredibly popular of late, with the Theragun Pro regarded by many as being one of the best around at the moment. Described as a “percussive therapy device”, this powerful little machine is capable of relieving even the most trickiest of aches and pains thanks to its highly powerful functionality that enables users of it to get an effective and beneficial soft-tissue massage.
Amazon Echo Dot With Clock (4th gen)
Smart speakers are highly desirable items at the moment, therefore making the Amazon Echo Dot With Clock (4th gen) top of many peoples’ Christmas lists. Not only does it look tidy and slick, but this particular creation has a built-in digital clock and offers fantastic sound quality.
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Not everyone knows their way around turntables, so Sony decided to answer their call for a more simplified, less intimidating creation capable of hosting the best tracks from their record collection. That is exactly the case with the Sony PS-LX310BT, which is fully automated and easy to use. All you need to do is hook it up to a speaker via Bluetooth, get your LP ready, and you’re good to go.
Oculus Quest 2
VR headsets have picked up a bit of momentum once again thanks to releases like the Oculus Quest 2. Regarded by many as being the cream of the crop in terms of VR headset releases, the second version of its kind offers a sharper screen, more power and room-scale tracking, therefore getting rid of the need to have any ugly sensors.
Bose Frames Tenor
Sunglasses which play music, anyone? Well, thanks to its Open Ear Audio design which essentially has miniature speakers housed in the frame, Bose has delivered it. They look cool, too.
'Just spend' and 'just borrow,' Jack Ma told China's youth. Then came the bill .
Many of China's young generation — the 'ants' born since the 1990s — have grown suspicious of capitalism and the inequality it spawns. They share reports of tech worker deaths and delivery drivers trapped by algorithms. They use Ma's products, but are disdainful of his mantras.A video that went viral after the IPO shutdown explained that Ma's risky model of packaging and reselling loans is similar to the U.S. home mortgages that caused the 2008 recession. Others featured movie clips of desperate American shoppers, warning that consumerism would make China's youth "slaves.