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Got a gadget buff on your holiday list? You won't go wrong with these cool gifts that will make any techie jump for joy!
ELECTRONIC GIFT #1. New York Times PageMark Dictionary
This PageMark Dictionary is perfect for the friend who loves electronics and also loves to read. It allows you to expand your knowledge by displaying historical events and birthdays, while also containing a Merriam-Webster Dictionary with over 400,000 definitions. The reader can also save a vocabulary list of words they want to remember and play word games. It’s perfect for the super-smart electronics lover! $59.95
ELECTRONIC GIFT #2. Slacker Radio
The Slacker G2 plays all of your Slacker Radio stations on one sleek, ultra-portable player. You can listen to a preset station (there are over 100 to choose from) or create your own custom stations with your favorite artists and music that matches your taste. You’ll be able to have free access to millions of artists and songs for absolutely free with your Slacker G2! Because of it’s wifi design, you can download new music at any hotspot around the world and your downloaded music is available for listening anywhere, anytime. We love the pocket-sized design and the colorful display of this little radio! Plus, it introduces us to new music based on our taste; it’s a must-have tool for music lovers. $199.99
ELECTRONIC GIFT #3. DP-152 Digital Photo Keychain from Coby
This digital photo keychain makes a great stocking stuffer or gift for a friend or gift exchange! It holds up to 60 pictures and comes in a unique design with four color choices – red, blue, pink and black. The full color display will showcase all your favorite pics at the touch of a button! $29.99
ELECTRONIC GIFT #4. MP4 Video Player from Coby
Coby’s MP4 player makes a great alternative to the iPod. This super-slim unit plays videos and music and also displays photos and text. It’s a pocket-sized player with sleek light-up touchpad controls that also features an integrated FM radio and allows for fast, seamless file uploads. Plus, it’s much more affordable than its Apple counterpart!
ELECTRONIC GIFT #5. E-tracker tags
Help friends and family protect their electronics against theft or loss with an e-tracker tag! These tags can be applied to items like cameras, GPS devices, laptops, and phones, and if lost, the finder can contact GLF to receive a cash reward for its safe return. GLF pays $10 for a cell phone or camera and $25 for a laptop as an incentive to finders, meaning you get your device back, safe and sound!
ELECTRONIC GIFT #6. Flip Video Ultra Series Camcorder, 60-Minutes
We love this handheld video recorder! No matter where we are, we can capture video at the touch of button, and then hide the recorder away in our purse without any added bulk. It’s easy to upload your video to your computer or the web and it holds a full 60 minutes of video. $129.99
ELECTRONIC GIFT #7. MUJI Cardboard Speakers
These eco-friendly speakers also conserve space, as they are collapsible and can be folded away inside the included pouch for safe storage. Enjoy quality sound with these practical speakers! $42.00
ELECTRONIC GIFT #8. Ear Warmer Headphones
Snowboarders or those that often brave the cold winter weather will appreciate these ear muff headphones! It was rated “Best Overall” by the Wall Street Journal, and combines three layers of all-weather protection with a high-quality pair of mini-speakers for your iPod or MP3 player. $34.95
ELECTRONIC GIFT #9. Nike + Runner’s Gift Pack
It may be pricey, but it’s well worth the investment and perhaps the best gift you can give this holiday season! This gift pack includes an 8GB iPod nano with video, Nike + iPod sport kit (receiver that goes in your iPod and sensor for your shoe), a $100 Nike Gift Card (for those new running shoes, of course!), and a 30-minute Nike Sport Music Mix iTunes gift card. Allow your gift recipient to get healthy and have a little fun all at the same time! $278.00 (Get the small pack without the iPod for only $129)
Graphic Work By: Yvonne Cao; Yvonne is a writer and graphic designer from Irvine, Calif. She is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles, Calif. and is currently working towards a Digital Arts Certification. She enjoys biking on the trails of Orange County, shopping, and learning more about self-awareness and enlightenment.