Tech that, mum! Techie gifts for your digital-first mom

| Updated: May 13, 2017 23:22 IST

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Gone are the days when our moms used to struggle to operate smartphones. Time has evolved, and so have our mums. My mom recently demonstrated her newfound tech prowess to me by showing off all the cool gadgets and apps she's been using. With new-age mums becoming more familiar with the technology, isn't it only appropriate that we take inspiration from these lovely ladies on this Mother's Day and gift them something they'll love to travel with or tune into? Here are some gifting ideas that will appeal to today's digital-first moms: 1. Smartphone: She probably already owns a smartphone, but who ever said no to a phone upgrade? Make your mum is elated by gifting her a stylish, stunning smartphone with uber-cool features. From Vivo to Gionee, there are multiple smartphone brands available in the market for you to choose from! 2. Precision Cooker: For the mom who loves to cook but has a little time on her hands, this gadget makes for the perfect gift! Not only will it make cooking easier for your mother, but will also tell her how much you care for her comfort and convenience. Sous Vide, by Anova, packs over 1,000 recipes into its free app and is available online at an attractive price of INR 6,400. 3. Portable Speakers: Why let your mom get bored while she is doing household chores? Let music be her companion with portable speakers. "MuveAcoustics A-Star & A-Plus" portable speakers are some of the best options in this segment. Available at Amazon and Croma, these state-of-the-art speakers are priced within Rs. 3,000-4,000 and are perfect for every music-loving mom! 4. Selfie Sticks: Selfies have become quite a trend in India, so why not gift your mother a selfie stick that will help her take cool pictures for her social media page? Options range from basic selfie sticks to selfie sticks with Bluetooth pairing, while prices start from INR 600, depending on the brand you opt for. 5. Fitness Band: Our selfless moms take care of everyone-including themselves now! Given how incredibly health-conscious today's moms have become, why not help your mom this year by getting her a really cool fitness accessory? The new Fitbit Charge 2, priced at Rs. 2901, will be just perfect for her. Don't these recommendations make for much better Mother's Day gifts than the cliche options of flowers and chocolates? You can thank us later. Right now, just get geared up to spend this really special day with the most special woman in your life - your mother! (ANI)

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