gift guide 2014

  • A Gift Guide For The Lazy Last Minute Shopper

    A Gift Guide For The Lazy Last Minute Shopper

    Last minute shoppers can’t change who they are, try as they might. The best they can do is deal with it, and luckily, there are a lot more options now than there ever were before for people who roll out of bed on Christmas morning and have even as little as five minutes to come up with a gift before someone ends up disappointed. One-Year Netflix Subscription Speaking as someone who… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For Those Impossible To Shop For People

    A Gift Guide For Those Impossible To Shop For People

    Everyone has someone on their list that is impossible to shop for. They have everything. In those times, it’s probably safe to give a nice bottle of whiskey. Or any of the items on the following list. There is no way they have everything listed below, but in case they do, default to the whiskey. That’s truly a gift that keeps on giving anyway.
    DJI Phantom 2 Vision + The DJI Phantom… Read More

  • A Holiday Gift Guide For Your Tech-Savvy Girlfriends

    A Holiday Gift Guide For Your Tech-Savvy Girlfriends

    Whether you are looking for your girlfriend, your gal pal or that special lady in your life, or a gift for yourself, these items promise to charge, inform and add some chic style for the new year.
    Tory Burch for Fitbit Whether you go with the pendant or bracelet, this Tory Burch styled Fitbit is a great gift for close girlfriends such as your mom, sister or bestie. Both come in gold, silver… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The New Grown-Up

    A Gift Guide For The New Grown-Up

    I’ve dressed as Peter Pan for more Halloweens than I can count, but no matter my opposition, I can’t help but to enjoy living in a clean, decorated apartment, where the fridge is full and the alarm system is engaged. It’s easy to want to shirk certain responsibilities, but luckily various startups that have sprouted up over the past few years are ready to help with any… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Winter Warrior

    A Gift Guide For The Winter Warrior

    It’s winter! For some of us, anyway – you Californians don’t know what winter is. But in case you know someone who does, or you have the misfortune of living somewhere in the dreary middle or east of North America, we’ve got a list of good tech-related gifts to keep you warm and cozy. Dyson AM05 Hot+Cool Fan Heater This Dyson fan and heater combo will warm up your… Read More

  • A Gift Guide From The Team At Everyday Carry

    A Gift Guide From The Team At Everyday Carry

    This gift guide has been produced by the team at Everyday Carry, a site that lets gadget fiends share their favorite gear. You can check it out here.
    The Ridge Wallet While your gadgets and devices might be on the cutting edge of technology, what about your wallet? Update your bulky, leather wallet with the Ridge Wallet — a modern take on the minimalist wallet and money clip. Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Starter Smart Home

    A Gift Guide For The Starter Smart Home

    The proliferation of smart home products means there’s never been a better time to get on board, even if you’re not that tech crazy or familiar with the market. Here’s the list of things to get you rolling with your own basic setup, plus a few nice-to-haves in case you want to go the extra mile. Philips Hue Lux Starter Kit Connect lightbulbs now have their own pretty… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For Watch-Loving Ladies

    A Gift Guide For Watch-Loving Ladies

    While almost anyone can wear any watch – some watch companies aim traditionally female watches at men with small wrists – a dedicated woman’s watch is beautiful, well-made, and timeless. Here are some of my favorites for the past year. Read More

  • Razor Crazy Cart | Hands On

    Gift Guide: The Razor Crazy Cart

    While I did say that the Razor Crazy Cart was, well, crazy, it’s well worth a closer look if you have the space and safety equipment to send your kids careening around your driveway at about twenty miles per hour. That’s right: this is your dream go-kart from the folks who made the Razor scooters and, if you have the space and helmets it’s the best fun your kids will have… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For Watch Lovers, The Guy’s Edition

    A Gift Guide For Watch Lovers, The Guy’s Edition

    Watches make a great gift (and I’m not just saying that because I love them and write about them.) Watches are personal items that you wear and say something about you; they are functional tools; and they can embody beautiful designs. Watch lovers tend to focus mostly on mechanical watches, which have a timelessness to them and are typically considered more prestigious that ones powered… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Childless Who Have To Buy Gifts For Children

    A Gift Guide For The Childless Who Have To Buy Gifts For Children

    Buying toys for kids is like trying to help a couple of strangers carry a couch up two flights of steps. While your assistance may be appreciated, in theory, you’re probably going to end up doing something wrong. To that end, we present five toys that are, in theory, amazing (and I like all of them and you should, if the child in question is old enough to handle them, buy them) but that… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Tech-Friendly Kitchen

    A Gift Guide For The Tech-Friendly Kitchen

    Kitchen gadgets are always a good option if there’s someone on your list that likes to cook, craft, bake and do whatever else in the culinary way. There’s a lot out there that can help simplify the cooking process, enable the creation of new types of dishes, and just generally improve the overall quality and health benefits of the food you eat.
    Blendtec Designer 725 Blender Will… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Novice 3D Printer

    A Gift Guide For The Novice 3D Printer

    This is the year you and yours should take up 3D printing. Why? Because it’s cool, because 3D printing is the future, and machines have fallen in price and risen in quality. In short, 2015 will be the year of 3D printing. Here are some amazing printers to help you ring it in in style. Zortrax An inexpensive, European-made 3D printer? Yes, please. I reviewed this model this year and found… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Core Gamer Who Wants It All

    A Gift Guide For The Core Gamer Who Wants It All

    Do you like games? Do you also like playing them, regardless of surroundings, access to power, Wi-Fi or a clean water supply? We’ve got you covered, with a list of must-haves for those who’d rather play in virtual worlds than exist outside them. Strap in and prepare your hands with ample stretching, because what follows will arm you for hours of game time, both on-the-go, and at… Read More

  • A Gift Guide For The Young At Heart

    A Gift Guide For The Young At Heart

    Some people never grow up. They might age, go into debt and get mortgages, but they don’t get older in spirit. And that’s great! What follows is a gift guide for a person still holding onto their inner child. They’re gifts for the young at heart and the person not afraid to let loose. Or you know, for kids. Read More

  • A Gift Guide For On-The-Go Bloggers, Students And City Dwellers

    A Gift Guide For On-The-Go Bloggers, Students And City Dwellers

    The life of a blogger can be nauseating. You’re a rolling stone and wherever you lay your laptop is your home. Your laptop bag is essentially your corner office and must contain everything needed for a day’s work. What follows is a gift guide for your favorite blogger, but can easily apply to college students, city dwellers and anyone else living out of a messenger bag.
    Brunton… Read More