How To: Celebrate Val’s Day The Tech-Romantic Way
It’s that time of year when everyone seems to be struck by the love bug. From sharing feelings to celebrating love, technology plays a major role in all forms of human relationships in this digital age. Whether this is beneficial or not is a matter for another day. As lover’s day – 14th of February (Val’s Day) draws near, the following ideas are some of the ways to celebrate Val’s day the tech-romantic way.
How To: Celebrate Val’s Day the Tech-Romantic Way
Go Techie with Gifts
Go beyond flowers, chocolates and fragrance this year. How about going techie with these gifts? From nice wearables and accessories to the smart latest smartphones or laptops in town, you can show love and celebrate valentine the only way we know how to – the tech way. Check here to purchase the latest Gadgets for Valentine as well as wristwatches.
Get a Talking Val Gift
This might be some kind off 90s thing to do, but i can guarantee you, it will tingle some feelings in your partners (females), they won’t see this one coming.
Get a talking valentine eCard
Talking ecards are some of the coolest things ever, although the idea might be obsolete. Go back in time to surprise your partners, they would love it. There are so many places online where you can order talking greeting cards, you can record a message into it and it will read themselves to your recipient in your voice.
Record Something from the Heart
Words can deceive — tone of voice cannot, your voice exerts an unconscious influence on how others judge you. Voices are some of the most underrated tool of relationships, the power of your partners voice can make you really feel some type of way.
– Send them a VN – There’s nothing heart skipping than getting an unexpected voice message from the person you love.
– Send a short video message of you singing, dancing or a video with your voiceover
Technologically Express Your Feelings
Wishing your loved ones a happy Valentine’s Day in person, getting a card, or writing a love letter might be cool— but it doesn’t still really have that great romantic touch like trying to creatively express or declare your love via social media (texting, tweeting, posting, broadcasting etc), emails, audio messages among others.
There are so many ways you can technologically express your feelings, go creative with what comes to your head and you’ll be surprised to see how powerfully effective it can sparkle love among your loved ones.
Hang Out In Virtual Reality
If your valentines day would be suffering with lack of time to spend together due to tight schedules, distance and all, keep calm and hang out virtually together.
Virtual Reality can make being away from a loved one a little more bearable. With VR apps like vTime, AltSpace, freeflyvr etc. you can meet and hang out, you can watch YouTube together, play board games, you can chat on the bottom of the ocean or in the middle of a beautiful forest etc., you can have all these kind-off fun together without ever having to leave home
Schedule a video call Date
Don’t let distance, tight schedule, or lack of communication ruin that relationship flow with your loved ones. Communication is the fuel that keeps the fire of every relationship burning, without it, your relationship goes cold. Give your partner all the attention in the world by scheduling a video call date, while you both do exactly the same things together.
Plan ahead by fixing a time, open up FaceTime/Skype/ Google Hangouts/imo/ whatsapp and video call each other. Even if it is for some few minutes, it is worth it.
See Movies Together at home
Don’t you get tired of all the usual Valentine’s Day outing, going to the cinema and all sort, why not try something new? Stay at home together and enjoy the moment by switch off all the light and watching some movies that celebrate romance and love
- Turn any surface into a smart screen and Watch movies on your bedroom ceiling, wall or whatsoever with project.
- Watch movies in Virtual Reality – watching movies in VR is really awesome, it allows you view a movie theater size screen in your living room. If the movie is 360 degree you can step into the movie and be part of it not just watch it.
Make a collage or photo album
When pictures speak, it bring memories, there is nothing that encapsulate true eternal love like looking through all your #throwback pictures ( wedding photos, early dating days etc.) and creating a visual walk down memory lane with music from the background, while sipping on some drinks together. Go creative with your old pictures and make a photo album, With so many digital photo album out there, you can revive old time flames
Good Old Video Games
Play some video games with your partners, if they don’t mind. There are lot of video games for couples out there.
Your turn, we would love to hear from YOU. Share your ideas by dropping comments in the box below.
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