Have you got an issue with the guy next door? Does he constantly wave at you from his brilliant new car or pop into your drive to show you the new watch he just bought? If you are dealing with a serious case of Keeping Up With The Jones’ then we have a brilliant guide for you.
Now, I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, ‘Hey, I’m just a regular guy. I don’t have any cool tech.’ But you’d be surprised at how easy it is to impress your neighbors with even the most basic tech.
For example, let’s say you have a smart home. You can show off your smart home to your neighbors by letting them see how you can control your lights, thermostat, and other devices with your voice or a tap on your phone. They’ll be amazed at how convenient and easy it is to live in a smart home.
Or, let’s say you have a projector or a big screen TV. You can host a movie night for your neighbors. You can project movies onto your garage or even your house, or you can set up a projector in your backyard. Either way, your neighbors will love the experience of watching a movie outside.
And if you’re feeling really ambitious, you can throw a party for your neighbors. You can have a potluck, hire a DJ, or even rent out a party space. Your neighbors will love the opportunity to get together and have some fun.
So there you have it. These are just a few ways to impress your neighbors with cool tech. And remember, you don’t have to spend a lot of money to do it. Just use your imagination and have fun with it.
Here are some more ideas to make heads turn your way on the street:
HD Spy Glasses
Imagine the next time your neighbor pops his head in to show of what new super cool mobile phone he has. You are standing their in your standard outfit looking as laid back as the next man. When he has finished showing you what he can do from this outdated technology you can take off your specs in a suave and sophisticated manner and point out your awesome spy gear in the form of HD spy glasses. With the option of inserting your own prescription lenses you can have HD quality 720P Video images taken straight from your specs. Understated awesome and unbeatably cool. You could even show him how simple they are to hook up to his mobile phone. Then get on with your day knowing you just out cooled, Mr awesome.
How about inviting him over for a beer in the garage as you work on your car. You may not have the latest Mustang with full on connectivity, but you do have something cooler than him. The MagBak. This is the world’s thinnest iPad mount that you can use to mount your iPad to any metal surface. They’re little pieces of rubber that attach to the back of your iPad, and they contain powerful magnets within that allow you to attach the iPad to any metal surface. For example, your car. So whilst he is chatting about his ABS and Intelligent cruise control, you can be handsfree under your bonnet casually impressing him with your mechanical know how (courtesy of YouTube guides)
Nerf Gun Mods
What about checking out these amazing Nerf Gun Mods to take your kids toys to the next level?
Have seen him out with the kids playing with his drone? Well take your drone to the next level. You might need to sell your car to afford the DJI Matrice 600 given its hefty 4.5k price tag but hey, don’t let that distract you from the commercial quality images this sleek little bug can deliver. With controls so sensitive that you will make it look effortless as you glide around filming him extracting his from a tree, you won’t believe the durability of this bad boy. It also has the ability to deliver Live HD straight to the internet!
Ok, competing with the neighbors is silly and we don’t suggest you think about extending your mortgage just to keep up with the guys next door. But as you can see, there are some really awesome, subtle gadgets on the market that will make you feel a little more cool than the average Joe.