Moms are geeks too. Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, so it’s time to take a look at this year’s tech recommendations that would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift for Mom. We’ve compiled several geek recommendations for Mother’s Days below to help mom relax, enjoy herself, and help get her organized.
Top Five Mother’s Day Gift Recommendations
These are some of the things we’ve tried and feel will make a great addition to the mom in your life.
Nexus 7 Tablet – The Nexus 7 is an Android tablet that only costs around $200. The 7″ screen, front facing camera and WiFi make this device ultra portable and the perfect size for surfing the web or playing games. Don’t be fooled by the price, this tablet is considered one of the best in its class. Read more about the Google Nexus 7 Tablet (16 GB) here.
Keurig Coffee Maker – Ditch that old, disgusting coffee maker and get mom a Keurig. These single cup coffee makers are easy to program, can be used to make tea, coffee or espresso and brew directly into the cup. Find various models of Keurig coffee makers here.
RoKu 3 – The Roku player is a great tech gift for any time of the year. It turns your boring television into a smart TV, giving it access to Hulu Plus, Netflix and Amazon and dozens of other streaming services. The Roku 3 even has a headphone jack in the remote so mom can watch her shows late at night without disturbing anyone. Get the Roku 3 Streaming Player here.
NeatDesk Organizer – The NeatDesk Organizer is a great scanner that takes all of your papers in your cluttered files and scans them into digital form. The best part of this device is the software that automatically recognizes the documents and categorizes them accordingly. Read more about the NeatDesk Desktop Organizer.
Audible Gift Card – Audible is a popular audio book service that is a great way for mom to get the books she wants to listen to in any format. Put the books on your smartphone, tablet or CD and she can listen to it anytime to catch up on her reading. Get an Audible Gift card here.
In conclusion, while we think the Roomba iRobot vacuum is a cool gadget, we feel it’s always best to steer clear of vacuums as gifts for moms any time of the year. Same goes for blenders and irons. Moms are tech geeks, too, and they should have the best gadgets and gifts you can give them. They certainly deserve it. We hope you find these tech gift ideas for Mother’s Day helpful. If you have ideas of your own, please let us know below.