Posts Tagged ‘ Geek ’

Happy National Hot Dog Day

July 23, 2013    |    By +
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Gathering around the backyard grill. Cooking with a campfire. Cheering on your team at the baseball stadium. None of these beloved summer moments would be the same without hot dogs. In honor of National Hot Dog Day, celebrated on July 23rd , we wanted to give a toast to one of Americans’ favorite foods.... Read more »


Toy Fair Favorites: HEXBUG Nano V2

February 14, 2013    |    By +
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  Out of the tens of thousands of new toys at the 2013 American International Toy Fair, the newly announced Nano V2 from HEXBUG was one of my favorites and the kids are gonna love it…here’s why. Toy Name: The HEXBUG Nano V2 The Scoop: HEXBUGS are a blast, but until now, they were... Read more »


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CES 2013 Trends: Here’s To Your Health

January 14, 2013    |    By +
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CES 2013 Trends: Here’s To Your Health

  After perusing literally acres of the newest consumer electronics at CES, you start to see clear themes and trends as to where tech is heading. And while the latest 4KTVs and some of the more fun and gimmicky products (hello iPotty!) get a lot of attention, there are some distinct product categories that... Read more »


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CES Trends 2013: Power to the People

January 14, 2013    |    By +
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After perusing literally acres of the newest consumer electronics at CES, you start to see clear themes and trends as to where tech is heading. And while the latest 4KTVs and some of the more fun and gimmicky products (hello iPotty!) get a lot of attention, there are some distinct product categories that are... Read more »


NYIGF Inside Scoop: Alessi Atomium Egg Cup

August 23, 2012    |    By +
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NYIGF Inside Scoop: Alessi Atomium Egg Cup

We’re posting about the most unique, exciting and sure-to-be-popular gift ideas that we’re seeing while walking the New York International Gift Fair. It is one of the biggest events of its kind in the world and it’s right here in our own back yard. It’s also only open to media and buyers so read-on... Read more »


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LifeProof Case For iPad

August 20, 2012    |    By +
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Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (a.k.a. “OR”), in Salt Lake City, is the world’s largest outdoor sports industry gathering! With over 25,000 exhibitors and attendees, OR is THE place to find the hot products, the browse latest trends and see great “coming soon” gear from over 1000 outdoor lifestyle brands. With what seems like acres... Read more »


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Gift Giveaway: La Sardina Camera by Lomography

May 14, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Giveaway: La Sardina Camera by Lomography

It’s graduation season and that symbolizes the beginning of new adventures. What better way to document that journey than with an insanely cool camera? Even though my graduation was years ago, I was able to try out a La Sardina Cubic camera thanks to my friends at Lomography. I have to say that I... Read more »


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Gift Giveaway: Seagate GoFlex Satellite Wireless Hard Drive

April 30, 2012    |    By +
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Gift Giveaway: Seagate GoFlex Satellite Wireless Hard Drive

Moms’ plates are too full already, but many moms have now taken on the role of Family Digital Entertainment Director (in addition to their role of family CEO).  In this mostly new, technology-driven role, mom has to be able appease the entire family by serving up great movies, music, and videos at a moment’s... Read more »


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Toy Fair: Lazer Tag Blasters

February 20, 2012    |    By +
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Toy Fair: Lazer Tag Blasters

  Toy Fair is the largest international toy and game trade show in the Western Hemisphere. Tens of thousands are on hand to check out over 1,000 exhibitors showcasing and previewing the hottest games, toys and trends for kids (of all ages!). Each year the Gift Gurus walk the over 350,000 square feet of... Read more »


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G-Form iPhone Case for the Accident Prone

January 26, 2012    |    By +
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G-Form iPhone Case for the Accident Prone

The Product: The G-Form iPhone Case (Available 2/15/12 for around $39) The Scoop: I first met up with G-Form at the Outdoor Retailer show last summer. Using their Reactive Protection Technology, G-Form is in the the business of protecting everything this from bones to iPads. In fact, at OR last summer, they dropped a... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

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Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.