Remember when the most amazing thing you could do with a phone was play Snake, which involved maneuvering a pixelated black line around the screen and catching bits that made it longer and harder to manipulate? Or when we'd have to look up directions before leaving the house, writing it all down—step by step!—on a piece of paper? Until my iPhone upgrade, I was still sending tweets through texts and navigating the streets of NYC by trial and error with my (not so) smartphone. Now, we can track our fitness, monitor our homes, start a photography career (I'm only half joking), and even run a business. All from a handheld phone.
From keychain speakers to Selfie click sticks, check out my shortlist of the best iPhone accessories that will make your gift giving even smarter—and let you start stuffing those stockings for the holidays.