From Tiny Drone Toys to Smart Wireless Earbuds

By: Jana Pijak - Jan 9, 2016
These 2015 gadgets trends range from tiny drone toys to smart wireless earbuds that appeal to active consumers. When looking at the year's transportation innovations, standouts include floating hoverboards and cycling signal gloves that are LED-embedded for enhanced safety.

Other notables include mobile car chargers and wheeled walking sticks that improve the balance of disabled users. When looking at the year's health-focused examples, fitness wearables and intuitive smartwatches help users stay on track with wellness goals while discreet diabetes monitors track blood sugar levels and insulin intake.

These 2015 gadgets trends also include photography-geared examples like panoramic spherical cameras and mobile lens attachments that transform a smartphone into a professional photography tool. These examples appeal to creative millennials with an interest in content creation -- from blogging to personalized content on platforms like Snapchat or Instagram. To learn about what's next in the world of gadgets, check out the Trend Hunter 2016 Trend Report.