What do you give one of the most important people in your life to thank her for all she does? Tech expert Andru Edwards knows shopping for Mom isn’t always easy, so on this episode of “Technically Speaking,” he’s sharing his top tech picks for Mother’s Day!
Speed: Instant Pot IP Smart Bluetooth Cooker
What it is: Multi-functional pressure cooker
Available at: www.instantpot.com
Give Mom the gift of time! The Instant Pot Smart Bluetooth-Enabled Pressure Cooker is the high-tech version of your grandmother’s crockpot. It acts as a slow cooker, a rice cooker, a pressure cooker, a steamer, a yogurt maker and much more. The Instant Pot lives up to its name by reducing cooking time up to 70 percent and even allows you to take frozen meat out of the freezer and have a cooked meal on the table in just one hour. It comes with 14 built-in smart programs that include recipes, and you can monitor your cooking with a free app from your smartphone.
Choice: Kate Spade Everpurse
What it is: Purse with phone charging technology
Available at: www.everpurse.com
You can’t go wrong with this Mother’s Day gift. The Everpurse by Kate Spade is the perfect mix of technology and style. She will never have to choose between being late or having a charged phone again because this bag charges it on the go! The Everpurse comes in three sizes: a small wristlet, a medium-sized crossover bag and a larger purse to carry your laptop or iPad, so you can choose the style that best matches your mom’s personality.
Control: Bose QuietComfort 35
What it is: Noise canceling wireless headphones
Available at: www.bose.com
Every mom deserves a break with these: the Bose QuietComfort 35 noise canceling headphones. Whether she’s listening to her favorite songs or having a few minutes of peace while she’s reading, these are remarkable all the way around. They have a 20-hour battery life per charge and since they are wireless, they are completely hassle-free. She can even use these for important phone calls because they have a dual microphone system that makes calls clear on both ends.