10 Work Desk and College Dorm Gadgets You Must Have

A plethora of tools are available to make college coursework and dorm life a little bit easier. In this article, read about a few of the products out there and why they're so great.

Deck Your Dorm and Desk

Dorm rooms and desktops offer limited space, but there's no reason why you can't stock both with super-cool gadgets that can make life easier and more enjoyable. Here are 10 must-have dorm/work desk gadgets that won't break your bank.

1. iHome Clock Radio

This nifty gadget is perfect for people who don't like waking up to annoying buzzers or bells. It has a charging port for your phone or other mobile device. The iHome also has a line-in jack so you can connect other digital audio devices, such as MP3 players. LED lights let you change the color of the cabinet.

2. 3-in-1 Breakfast Maker

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This sweet little gadget is an awesome way to start the day and save money on breakfast foods. It can toast buns, fry eggs and bacon, and make four cups of coffee - all at the same time.

3. Tea Maker

For those who are trying to avoid coffee and relax with herbal tea, Nesco's 1-liter tea maker is an awesome desktop solution. It steeps loose or bagged tea and has multiple steep-time settings, as well as a setting to keep your tea warm if you need to make a quick run to the library.

4. Pizza Maker

Need dinner fast? The Betty Crocker Pizza Maker allows you to bake either a fresh or frozen pizza even when you don't have a full-size oven. The surface of the Pizza Maker is nonstick, and it's good for more than pizza - try making nachos, a quesadilla or even cookies in this handy tool.

5. Vibrating Massager

This goofy gadget may sound suggestive, but it's for your head! It will stimulate blood circulation and help to relieve stress. It's a handheld device that comes with multiple attachments for magnetic, shiatsu, and deep massaging settings.

6. USB Air Freshener

Your dorm or office will never be stinky again if you pick up this portable air freshener. It removes impurities from the air, increases humidity and works with essential oils to create a therapeutic, relaxing environment.

7. Charging Station

This handy gadget allows you to charge three electronic devices at one time. It includes hidden storage for the power cord and a cute little storage drawer.

8. Cyberpower

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Computers can't run without power - unless they're plugged into Cyberpower. This safety gadget can keep a computer and other electronic equipment running for up to two hours if you lose electricity. In addition to battery power, Cyberpower also offers surge protection.

9. HP Officejet Wireless Printer

If you are in the market for a small yet powerful printer/copier/scanner/fax, this all-in-one is an excellent solution. It offers built-in wireless networking and is Windows 10 compatible.

10. Laptop Lock

Cable locks are a cheap and effective way to protect your laptop from theft by attaching them to a desk. They're also extremely portable, making it easy to bring them along on a trip to the library. Kensington offers a mounted anchor for added security at your personal desk in your dorm room.

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