Virtual reality (VR) and the metaverse. Non-fungible tokens and cryptocurrency. And most recently, the rise of AI-powered chatbots and art generators. 2022 has been an incredibly exciting year for technology, with rising trends fueled by a new global paradigm. Think health-conscious gadgetry in recognition of post-pandemic sensibilities, or yet another earnest attempt to bring a digital living space into a reality.
2023 will be the year that elucidates these trends with actual, usable tech. This includes everything from wearable air purifiers, VR goggles or simply the latest and greatest smartphone, because who can ever get enough of those?
Here are our top 5 gadgets to look forward to this year.