Must buy items to make your life lively

Sometimes, all it takes to make a home lively is a little modernization; and technology has a lot in store for that. Especially when you get your first home, or kids grow up and move out to start their lives, the home can get less lively, and with dullness comes boredom. To put the boredom at bay, some ideas come to mind, and we will be taking a look at them in today’s post.

Items to make your home lively

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The first thing that every home should have is a smart speaker. Imaging waking up in the morning, asking a smart speaker for the weather, last night’s match scores, and even order it to play some music. Smart speakers bring virtual assistant to the home. They can tell jokes, and even hold short conversations. If your home is dull, a smart speaker is guaranteed to make it lively.

A modern TV

There is a lot of development that has been going into the TV, and if you do not have the latest model, then you are missing out on a lot. Most modern TV’s are energy efficient, and have much better color depth. This means that you can watch your favorite TV shows with rich colors. Modern TV’s also come with apps like Netflix and HBO, meaning that you can finally terminate your cable subscription and start using your internet connection for live TV and entertainment streaming.

A chrome cast

Once you have a modern TV, you can then get a chrome cast. A chrome cast will make it possible for you to stream all your favorite videos from your phone, or laptop on the TV screen. This makes enjoying high quality videos much better and make entertainment more immersive.

VR headset

VR, or virtual reality in full, is a technology that creates virtual environments using a smartphone or just stand-alone. This is great as you get to play VR games, and even entertain visitors when they come around. They are very affordable these days.

Smart lights

Everything these days seems to have a name that is preceded with the word “smart”, and there is a reason for that. Smart lights are energy efficient made with LEDs that can change colors. They are perfect for accent or mood lighting your house when needed. So when you watch a movie, or cooking some food in your kitchen you can change light color, instead of the normal boring monochrome lights.

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What to look for in a smartphone

These days, it is virtually impossible to go about your normal day without having to use a smartphone. Advancements in technology have seen the once sci-fi communicator into a reality that we depend on just to get by. With so many brands and models, comes options, and suddenly selection is more of a task than a privilege.

Smartphones are made for the different target audience in mind, and to get what you need, you have to know what features to look for. While most of the phones you will hear about on mainstream media are high-end brands, there are so many others to choose from if you can’t foot the bill for the high-end phones.

Here is a short guide to help you make the right selection.

What to look for in a smartphone

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With so many apps trending, you have to make sure that you have enough space to install them. A regular phone comes with about 8 to 16 GB of internal memory. The 8 GB is perfect for apps for an average user. If you consider yourself the over-the-top app user, then you are better off with a phone that has at least 16 GB of internal memory.

External memory support

Believe it or not, but there comes a time when you will need more memory, typically, more than the internal memory of your phone. To store more content on your phone, you want to get one that supports memory expansion through an external memory card.


Yes, this is a real feature that you will find in smartphones. However, not all phones come with it. A gyroscope is an instrument used to find the orientation of the phone. If you want to enjoy cool VR games and rollercoaster rides, then get a smartphone that has a gyroscope.


The more the resolution, the clearer the videos will be. By now you must have heard of 4K resolution and wondered what that fuss was all about. Well, think about a normal HD TV, and multiply that clarity by four times, then you get 4K. However, when it comes to a phone, normal HD resolution is the lowest you should go for.

Screen size in inches

A typical phone these days has a five-inch screen, so unless you have a preference for smaller screens, this should be your standard.

RAM and processor

When buying a new smartphone, most people dolkanslknlskdanvnksaldvlksadnklvsalkdnvklnsavasdn’t pay attention to the RAM and processor. Don’t be most people, and take your time to get a phone that has the best to offer. To play games and run apps smoothly, get a phone that has at least 2GB of RAM and a quad-core processor clocked at 1GHz or above.…

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