Christmas by the Numbers:
Top Tech Gifts for Yuletide Giving
The stockings are hung, tinsel is on the tree and Christmas is just a handful of days away. Still stuck on finding the perfect tech gift that will make your Yule rule?
TechnologyGuide editors can help you out with their picks for products that are sure to please, from a camera bag that helps photo-minded people get more organized to an MP3 music player and DVR to entertain and delight. Mice may not be stirring on Christmas Eve, but a gesture-enable wireless mouse for your notebook or desktop PC may create a holiday buzz on Christmas morning. Our gift suggestions range from stocking stuffers to products that a are a bit larger, but all are sure to please.
Our editors took each of these tech gift suggestions for a test spin before dropping them into our annual 12 Days holiday bag. We’ll add a new one each day up to and including that special night before Christmas, so be sure to check our list more than once to find that perfect something for your perfect someone. It is our gift that keeps on giving – at least for the next 12 days!
Nuance Dragon Naturally Speaking: The Gift of Speech-to-Text Gab
Looking to put some action behind your talk this holiday season? Speech-to-text conversion is a snap with Dragon Naturally Speaking, which eliminates keyboard barriers to create a smooth pathway from thoughts to the digital word.
Boxee TV: Consolidate Home Theater Clutter with this All-in-One Device
Santa stuffs billions of presents in his red sack, so he knows better than anyone the value of consolidation and space saving. That’s why the Big Guy may be packing along Boxee TV, the all-in-one DVR combo device that promises to eliminate home theater clutter.
Think Tank Photo Retrospective 7 Bag: Stylish, Yet Understated
The Retrospective 7 camera bag from Think Tank Photo mixes comfort and style with a rugged canvas design that is sure to please any photographer. Available in several colors to match moods and the holiday season.
Samsung Muse: A Mini Approach to Maximizing Your Music
Listening to tunes on your smartphone is great, but sometimes there’s just no substitute for a dedicated music machine. That could be Samsung’s thinking with its ultralight clip-on Muse player that works with its Galaxy and other smartphones to provide a funky island in the music stream.
Logitech Zone Touch Mouse T400: Controlling Windows 8
If Santa brings you a new Windows 8 laptop this year then you should also wish for this must-have wireless mouse in your stocking.
Sifteo Cubes: The Gift of Intelligent Play
The latest version of the Sifteo Cubes offer educational fun for ages seven to adult, with a portable twist. Multiple games can be played on the 1.7-inch electronic cubes, with more games being added. And thanks to the 2.4GHz wireless base station, these tote-able cubes can be played almost anywhere.
Be sure to check out our full 12 Tech Days of Christmas list for new suggestions and picks by TechnologyGuide editors through Christmas Eve on Dec. 24th! Spend some time with our 2012 Holiday Buyers Guide as well, for high-tech gift suggestions from across our product news and review sites.
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