Europe's has a burgeoning tech scene, but when it comes to the coolest new apps and products, the continent often gets left behind.
Sometimes it's because the continent is lower priority; other times it's because of stricter regulations.
But whatever the reason, Europeans often end up missing out on the latest and greatest American tech, from Snapchat's Snapcash to the Amazon Echo Show.
Here are 14 of the most exciting products that Europeans can't get their hands on in 2017.
1. Amazon Echo Show
The Echo Show is the latest version of Amazon's artificial intelligence-powered smart speaker. Coming with a screen for the first time, you can use your voice to play music from a variety of sources, read audiobooks and the news, provide traffic, weather, and sports updates, control internet-connected appliances and more. But not if you live in Europe.