If there's one thing mankind doesn't have enough of, and never will, it's contraptions that make it easier and more comfortable to stop and have a nap—anywhere. Designed to replace those floppy neck pillows that never really work, the NapAnywhere works kind of like a neck brace, but instead of letting your spine heal, it instead lets you catch a little shut-eye.

At $59 it's certainly more expensive than the travel pillows sold at airport kiosks, but there's some genuine engineering and medical know-how that went into the NapAnywhere's design. It stays flat and easy to store when not in use, but when it's time to leave the waking world a few simple folds turns it into the perfect head support. There's even a strap that tucks under your opposite shoulder to keep it in place until you wake.

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It seems perfect for flights, subway commutes, even long car rides when you're not the driver. But tuck the NapAnywhere inside a hoodie and you can keep it disguised while you nap through lectures, symphonies, or even the ballet. [NapAnywhere]