IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

6 family-friendly gadgets that will keep you cool all summer long

Steve Greenberg shares some neat gadgets that will keep you and your family cool all summer long.
/ Source: TODAY

Our editors independently selected these items because we think you will enjoy them and might like them at these prices. If you purchase something through our links, we may earn a commission. Pricing and availability are accurate as of publish time. Learn more about Shop TODAY.

With longer days and even hotter afternoons, it's safe to say the dog days of summer are finally here!

Luckily, gadget expert Steve Greenberg visited TODAY Wednesday to recommend six neat products that will help you beat the summer heat.

1. Wow Cup, $12, Amazon

Amazon / Amazon

For parents with messy kids, this gadget is truly a life-saver. This spill-proof cup will save your floor, couch and everything in between. The 360 degree Uni-Flow drinking edge keeps the toughest liquids where they belong. This cup also makes for easy storage, since the BPA- and phthalate-free cup is stackable without its lid. Cheers to cleaner, stain-free car rides!

2. Ciao! baby Portable Travel Highchair, $53, Amazon

Amazon / Amazon

You'll never have to worry about finding a seat for your little one again. Whether you're picnicking, camping or just taking a trip down to the beach, this highchair will make traveling hassle-free. The portable chair is a light 8 pounds and includes a carrying bag for easy transportation. It also includes a clear vinyl tray and a five-point safety harness — both of which require just a wipe-down with water to clean.

3. Nostalgia Snow Cone Maker, $40, Amazon

Amazon / Amazon

This cute, '50s-diner-inspired snow cone maker will make dessert a whole lot of fun. The gadget can create enough shaved ice to make 20, 8-ounce snow cones at a time and the attached shelf makes for easy, hands-free syrup mixing and matching. This counter-top model features stainless steel cutting blades and is 100 percent BPA-free.

RELATED: 6 gadgets for your household that are wacky but practical

4. Yonanas Frozen Healthy Dessert Maker, $50, Amazon

Amazon / Amazon

This gadget will transform all of your favorite fruits into delicious soft-serve. All you need to do is throw frozen fruits of your choice into the chute and pushing down with the plunger. The result is a healthy, fast dessert that takes seconds. Create your own sorbets and desserts for the family or the whole party! The clean-up is also easy — all of the parts are removable and dishwasher safe.

5. Wet Head Game, $9, Amazon

Amazon / Amazon

Take backyard games to a new level! This kid-friendly, Russian roulette spin-off involves a surprise spray of water for the unlucky loser. You can play using trivia questions, a spinner or your own challenge game. Don't forget to use the hashtag #wetheadchallenge to share all of your wet, crazy fun!

RELATED: 7 healthy gadgets that will help you live a better lifestyle

6. HoMedics My Chill Personal Space Cooler, $80, Bed Bath & Beyond

Amazon / Amazon

Take the blissful breeze of an air conditioner wherever you go — just add water! This compact air cooler makes for the perfect personal gadget. The unit can cool 4 feet of surrounding air by up to 12 degrees. When fully filled with water, the air cooler has four hours of run time. This air conditioner comes in two lightweight sizes: small (2.87 lbs) and medium (4.07 lbs).