gift guides

TechCrunch’s Favorite Things of 2017

Good news, everyone! We survived 2017! Each December, the TechCrunch staff members (our writers, editors, video, and social teams) get together and make a big ol’ list of our favorite things fro

Gift Guide: Last minute gifts and stocking stuffers that are actually good

We’ve only got a few more days until Christmas, and maybe you’re starting get a little nervous about all the folks who are still on your gift-giving list. Sure, they might not be your clos

Gift Guide: 9 fantastic pairs of headphones

Want to buy someone a pair of headphones without accidentally buying them junk? We can help. Looking for something else? We can help with that, too. Here are some new releases and some old classics fo

Gift Guide: The best Nintendo Switch games and gifts

The Switch has had an amazing debut year, defying worries that it would crash and burn like its superficially similar predecessor, the Wii U. Unlike that console, however, the Switch is just stocked w

Gift guide: PlayStation 4 Games worth giving

2017 has been a banner year for gaming, and the PS4 in particular has gotten a ridiculous amount of really great games. Whether you or your loved one is interested in action, huge explorable worlds, R

9 of the most ridiculous pet gifts for your fur-loving friends

We love our fur babies in Silicon Valley, and there's plenty of tech to support them, feed them and keep them occupied while we're away. We <em>could</em> give you a pet gift guide full of these tech

9 smart home gifts for a smarter smart home

Welcome to the 2017 TechCrunch Holiday Gift Guide! We check out a lot of really cool stuff here at TechCrunch, so we figured we ought to put that experience to good use and help you get your holiday s

12 of the best baby tech gifts for the little ones in your life

This baby tech gift guide is a new one for TechCrunch's annual gift list but one that's been on my mind for a little while now. Lately, I've been inundated with ads, tips, lists and articles of my own

13 great board games to play with family and friends

Board games are a blast. They're cheap to buy, fun to give, and amazing to play. We've chosen twelve of our favorites that you can add to your stack of games this Holiday Season. Some pit you against

11 bragworthy gifts for the 20-somethings in your life

It's me, TechCrunch's resident 20-something back for a third year to help you figure out what to get the millennials in your life. Here's a great selection of gifts that any student, grad or freshly-e

10 excellent battery pack gifts for your friend whose phone always dies

After putting our favorite battery packs in various gift guides over the years, we decided to go all out this year and do a gift guide JUST for battery packs. I consider myself something of a battery

Check out the 2017 TechCrunch Holiday Gift Guide

It’s hard to believe, but it’s already time for the holidays again. Time to untangle the lights, dust off the wreath and start figuring out what the heck you’re going to get everyone. Need ideas

12 great gifts for photography lovers

You can get a lot of neat gifts for the photographer in the family or friend group once you starting thinking outside the camera body. These are just some ideas at a range of different price points to

17 gorgeous gifts for your tech-savvy gal pals

We're back again with one of the most loved gift guides in all of tech -- the one made just for the ladies. This year, the trend is towards gifts both beautiful and functional, and we've got a few sug

13 greats gifts for the geek guys and gals in your life

It's 2017, and the golden age of the geek continues. We all carry supercomputers in our pockets. Superheroes rule the box office. Star Wars is getting a friggin' theme park. Got a geek in your life yo

17 STEM-focused gifts to inspire kids to learn coding and love robotics

This year's STEM gift guide reflects the boom in 'educational' techie toys -- featuring programmable and controllable robots of all stripes and shapes, as well as some fully fledged learn-to-code comp

15 awesome gifts for your awesome Mom and Dad

Welcome to the 2017 TechCrunch Holiday Gift Guide! We check out a lot of really cool stuff here at TechCrunch, so we figured we ought to put that experience to good use and help you get your holiday s

Doug Aamoth's holiday gift sift, a psychoerotic thriller