The Nano QX is one of the funnest and smallest quadcopters on the market. Fly it around the house and give your cats and dogs a workout without even having to move a limb. At just 14 grams, you can literally stash it away in your pocket and whip it out when you feel inclined to fly a mini helicopter.
The Kano DIY Computer Kit is a great entry route into the world of coding and technology development. Using this kit, virtually anyone over the age of seven can learn how to build and program a computer. Instead of a tedious manual, Kano comes with easy-to-follow story-like instructions that will walk you through the process using fun illustrations. It also comes with a build-it-yourself speaker and a wireless keyboard and mouse.
The Merge Virtual Reality Headset is another cool and affordable virtual reality headset available on Amazon. Using nothing but iOS or Android apps on your smartphone, Merge lets you experience the awesomeness of virtual reality without spending hundreds of dollars. The Merge’s VR goggles are lightweight and made from a comfortable foam material so you won’t experience as much discomfort or heaviness after an intense VR gaming session. In addition, The foam design also makes them resistant to drops and spills and easy as ever to clean. To help you find the best virtual reality apps for your iPhone or Android device, Merge has designed a virtual reality app discovery portal that’s accessible via their website. If you’re looking for an affordable way to experience virtual reality, the Merge VR is so far your best choice.
Powered by a pocket-sized USB-rechargeable Turbo Charged Egg, the app-enabled Bionic Remote Control Bird is the world’s first furtive drone and also the closest you’ll ever get to literally flying with the birds. While biomimetic engineering allows it to blend into nature without disturbing anyone’s natural habitat, you’ll have to look out for hungry predators. However, the engineers behind the Bionic Bird kept that in mind when designing it to be indestructible - while also including an extra set of wings. With the Flying App for iOS and Android, your smartphone becomes your remote control with a range of up to 100 meters.
A lazy skater’s dream come true, the Yuneec electric skateboard will have you skateboarding everywhere within an 18 mile radius of your home. It can move up to 12.5 miles per hour and its speed can be easily controlled using either the handheld remote or the smartphone app. It also comes with a durable travel bag, making it a pretty tempting travel accessory if you’ve got the budget.