No, we're not here to heap further praise on the iPhone or Walkman.
This is a list curated with the hope of celebrating the little bits of tech that can genuinely save the day. The technical bits and electronic bobs that should clutter every man draw the world over. They don't get headline releases, people won't queue up around the block to buy them, yet without their presence in our lives, the modern world would grind to a halt.
Here's to the little gadgets that keep the world running: 16 gadgets that every bloke should have in his life.