gift guide 2012
Instant Emergency Presents to Make You Look Like a Total Legend

It's Christmas eve -- if you don't have everyone covered by Christmas presents yet, you're pretty screwed. Well, apart from these beauties that is. Here are your not-even-slightly-lame emergency Crimbo presents you can grab right now, instantly from your computer, and look like a legend come tomorrow morning. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Hip Gifts for the Non-Geeks in Your Life

He's always asking you to find cool stuff for him on the Internet. She lovingly calls you geeky, in a cute way. They always think you know everything about technology because they know nothing. Like, literally nothing. To them, a Galaxy S III is a Droid. Or, even worse, they think it's a Samsung iPhone. These people need saving. Your saving. And you'll give it to them with gifts. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Hardware Gifts for Handy Homeowners

You don't need a shed full of hardware to get things done around the house. Even if your weekend workload looks like a real life episode of This Old House, you probably rely on a fairly small core set of tools. Here are a few items suited for both ends of the spectrum—whether you can build a back deck or barely assemble furniture, these items all make a nice addition to the toolbox. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Resilient Gifts For the Accident-Prone

Everybody knows someone who's a walking disaster. Hand over a tablet and, oh hey, here's a new port in the middle of the screen. Let 'em near the TV and, congrats, now you've got a piece of modern art. You might not be able to save all gadgets from the klutzes in your lives—or even save them from themselves—but with these durable gifts you can at least offer a little protection. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Nerdy Gifts for Comic Book Fans

It's been a long time since being a comic fan was a shameful thing. Comics are cool now! Kind of. But buying for a comic fan can be tough, since you never know what they've read, and what's any good. Here are some good bets for the comic fanboys and fangirls in your life. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Gifts for the DSLR-Slinging Photo Artiste

Tis the season for getting on your relatives' nerves with your giant camera and making them hate you for taking pictures while they are still in pyjamas. Yep, the DSLR-slinger has a lot to look forward to around the holidays. A big part of the fun is the long list of gift possibilities. Here are some ideas for the budding photographer or seasoned pro in your life. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Heavenly Gifts for the Star Gazer

We all have that friend who seems more interested in the rest of the universe than our home planet. They're glued to space documentaries, they're awed by every new image from the Hubble telescope, and nothing makes them happier than a clear, cloudless night. If there's someone on your list fascinated by the stars, here are some great suggestions to help get your shopping done early. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Boozy Gifts for Merry Drunkards

Yup, some people love to drink. And people who really truly love getting ripped can always appreciate a gadget that makes knocking one back a little easier. Here's some loot your thirstiest pal would love to find stashed away in a stocking. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Portable Presents for the Frequent Traveler

It's amazing that you can travel thousands upon thousands of miles in a single day. But that doesn't mean it's always fun to do—and if your job requires you to travel all the time, the strain can become unbearable. But having the right gear can really make this mobile lifestyle a little less hectic. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Gifts for the Obsessive Gamer

You have someone in your life who loves gaming. You want to get them a gift. But you can't get them Black Ops II, because they snatched that up the day it came out. Boost their gear arsenal instead. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Green Gifts for the Urban Gardener

It doesn't matter whether the gardener on your Christmas shopping list has a green thumb or black, works a four-acre garden or is a windowsill herb planter; these tools will help make their victory garden a winner. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Genius Gifts For Kids Who Love Science

If your kid starts showing an aptitude for science and education, it's probably a good thing to encourage. This young person could advance humanity, and potentially land a full university scholarship in the process. Here are some of the best ways to begin to develop that natural curiosity into a lovely Nobel Prize. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Gifts for the BBQ Fanatic

BBQ devotees come in all forms: those who meticulously craft the most delectable fire-cooked treats, and those who just want to live the life. Fortunately, this means that grill-masters are, overall, pretty easy to shop for. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Frisky Gifts for Cat Nuts

Everyone knows at least one cat owner who is a little bit crazy, a little bit intense, and a little bit covered in cat fur. Hanging out at this friend's house might be a disgusting chore. But that doesn't mean they don't deserve presents! Read More >>

gift guide 2012
The Best Lego Sets for the Holidays 2012

There's one gift that everyone, whether boy or girl, man or woman, can enjoy even for just a few minutes: Lego. Regardless of their background or education, the joy of building something with Lego bricks is irresistible. Here are just some of the best sets of 2012, chosen to accommodate different budgets, ages and tastes. Read More >>

gift guide 2012
Thoughtful Gifts For Your Sainted Mother

She birthed you. She nurtured you. She took way too many pictures of you at every opportunity. The very least you can do for the original special lady in your life is get her a decent Christmas gift. Put down the Keurig, son. Try these instead. Read More >>

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