Looking for holiday gift ideas? Look no further than tech. You don’t need to be a techie to buy or receive great tech gifts. No matter how big or how small your budget is, there are awesome tech gifts for your holiday gift list!
$10 and Under
Give an iTunes Gift Card. Nearly everyone seems to have an iPod these days and an iTunes Gift Card can buy music, TV shows, movies, iBooks, and apps (the latter two require an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad).
Buy a Kindle book for someone. She doesn’t need to have a Kindle, she can read a Kindle book on a computer, smartphone or tablet.
If your loved one complains constantly about typing on the small virtual keyboard on a smartphone, consider getting them a stylus. amCase Stylus ($9.85)
Looking for a fun, goofy gift? Check out this Cell Foam Banana Cover: Banana Phone ($10)
$25 and Under
If your loved one is a sports fan or spends a lot of time outdoors, get him an electric hand warmer. Zippo Hand Warmer ($12)
Give your friend a charge with a Solar charger for cell phones. Icetech Solar Charger ($18)
If you have a friend who’s all about social media, get her some Facebook, Google+ or Twitter pillows. Note that these pillows are handmade so order soon! Pillows ($22 and up)
If you are fortunate enough to love a geek, make her holidays special with the Geek Clock. Geek Clock ($25)
$50 and Under
If you have a friend who is getting an iPad, Kindle Fire, other Kindle or other tablet for the holidays, help her protect her tech with a Cover from M-Edge. These covers are functional and stylish, with many designs to choose from. You can even design your cover by uploading your own photos! M-Edge (Starting at $30 and up)
Do you know someone who has everything and spends a lot of time in front of the computer? Check out Tengu, a fun tech gift sure to put a smile on her face!Tengu ($35)
Friends who are movie buffs, will appreciate a Roku for only $49. They’ll be able to access Netflix, Hulu+, Amazon Instant Video and many other channels with a TV and an Internet connection. Roku ($49.99)
$100 and Under
Give someone the freedom to pause, fast forward or rewind their TV shows with a TiVo Premiere. He can schedule shows to record ahead of time from his TV, iPhone or iPad. He can also watch Netflix, Hulu+, Pandora and Amazon Instant Videos through the TiVo. TiVo Premiere ($75)
An Amazon Prime Membership is a $79 gift will keep giving all year. Between free two-day shipping (no minimum purchase required), free Amazon Instant Video, and Kindle Owners’ Lending Library, this gift keeps giving all year long!
For less than $100, you can give your loved one a year’s worth of unlimited TV shows and movies to stream. Buy that special someone a Netflix or Hulu+ subscription for a year and hope that she invites you over for many movie nights! Netflix and Hulu+ ($96)
Introduce a loved one to the joys of reading ebooks by getting them a Kindle Touch or Keyboard, Wi-Fi. Kindle ($99)
Any student who takes a lot of notes would appreciate a Live Scribe pen that will record anything that she writes or hears and then transfer it to a computer. LiveScribe (Starting at $99)
$200 and Under
If your loved one travels out of the country frequently, consider getting her a Kindle Touch or Keyboard 3G + Wi-Fi. She will be able to access the Internet from her 3G Kindle in over 100 countries around the world. Kindle 3G ($139)
Give the joy of the iPhone without the phone or the two-year cell phone contract by giving an iPod Touch. iPod Touch ($199 and up)
The Kindle Fire is a fantastic gift for someone who wants an Android tablet that can fit in his pocket. The Fire also gives access to Amazon Instant Video and Netflix. Kindle Fire ($199)
$300 and Under
Check out the Nook Tablet for your loved ones who want an Android tablet with more storage than the Kindle Fire. Nook Tablet ($250)
For a gift that’s double the fun, give the PlayStation 3. The PS 3 is both a gaming console and a Blu-Ray player. PlayStation 3 ($250)
$500 and Under
If your budget can afford it, an iPad 2 is the way to go. I’ve never heard of anyone who wasn’t thrilled to get an iPad. (Starting at $499 for 16 GB Wi-Fi)
$110,000 and Under
Impress your friends and save the planet at the same time with this electric deLorean DMCEV for $109,900 (free delivery, flux capacitor not included). Take a trip Back to The Future as you motor in style! After all, don’t you deserve to give a little something special to yourself? Electric DeLorean
Your gift-giving can be affordable and fun if you consider tech gifts for everyone!
Are you giving tech gifts this year? Do you know someone who would like to go Back to the Future? Let us know in the Comments section below!
Gift Image by Debbie Chialtas
Tengu Image by Brandon Baunach