We always knew that one day, in the distant future perhaps, TVs would eventually be passé. However, leave it to TikTok to speed up the process to the present-day, not – oh, I don't know — the year 2090? Enter: the mini projector. It's an unlikely picture-projection gadget that the infamous social media app (in addition to Twitter, for us Olds) has recently latched onto as the must-have, Gen-Z-approved tech item du moment.
Here's what we've gleaned: mini projectors are an excellent way to essentially have a TV that takes up virtually no space inside a space; they are like sunset projection lamps, only instead of sunsets they project videos; they can be toted along with you to any destination that has a blank surface to cast upon; you can use them to create your own window to a Taylor Swift folklore-esque vista; you can use them (as my twin sister does) to make a crackling virtual fireplace; the list goes on. If your interest has been piqued then go ahead and scroll down to shop a few good mini-projector options that will help you get your short-white-dress-wearing-TikTok party started ASAP. Drive-in movies in the backyard (or across the fire escape) this summer? Yes, please.
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