36 coolest gadgets of 2013

From exciting electronic devices to killer kitchen tools, this year's Fortune staff picks are cooler than cool -- they're practically ice cold.

Sprng, $10

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It's by far the cheapest gadget on this list, but it might change your life. "I consider this the best $10 I spent this year," Fortune reporter Anne VanderMey says. The Sprng is a spring-like accessory created by Ohm Industrial Design that clips to the stem of Apple's EarPod earphones, which are included with every iPhone and iPod, to create an extra point of contact in the ear for people that have fit issues with Apple's (AAPL, Fortune 500) standard issue buds.

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