The 25 hottest gadgets of May 2014

From Oculus Rift-enabled drones to hoverbikes (yes, really), we've rounded up the most eye-poppingly awesome kit of the month in one convenient place
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We've scoured the far reaches of the gadget world to find the coolest kit for Hot Stuff.

And now we've gathered them all in one place for you, in one convenient place. From robot bartenders to hoverbikes to Oculus Rift drones, there's something for everyone here. So what are you waiting for? Read on for your concentrated dose of gadget joy…

Bkon Craft Brewer: the US$13,000 tea maker

Bkon Craft Brewer

This 21st-century Teasmade uses a vacuum brewing chamber that conjures up the perfect brew in a minute. And it does coffee and cocktails, too. Who wouldn't drop RM70,000 on the greatest cuppa in the world?

Read more about the Bkon Craft Brewer here

Vanhawks Valour: the smart bike that knows the road

Vanhawks Valour

The Vanhawks Valour is Canadian, carbon, connected and clever – it's got a 9-axis accelerometer that measures the road surface, and navigation indicators. Smart and stylish.

Read more about the Vanhawks Valour here

Centr Camera: a near-4K, 360-degree action cam

Centr Camera

Centr is a dinky action camcorder with a difference – it packs four HD cameras to shoot a wraparound panorama of near-4K resolution, capturing all of the action.

Read more about the Centr Camera here

John Lewis Smart TV: a WebOS-equipped beauty

John Lewis Smart TV

This is no supermarket own-brand tellybox – John Lewis has enlisted LG to make its new range of TVs, and it's kitted them out with the second coming of WebOS, the gorgeous smart TV interface. 

Read more about the John Lewis Smart TV here

aclock: a Pebble for your bedside table


Ever woken in the middle of the night to check your smartphone notifications? You need to disconnect – dump your phone in the drawer and let this connected alarm clock rouse you from your slumber. It features multiple alarm times, and notifications – but only after the alarm goes off.

Read more about aclock here