Posts Tagged ‘ Geek ’

NASA Space Shuttle Inspired Gear

July 8, 2011    |    By +
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NASA Space Shuttle Inspired Gear

The Space Race is over. NASA launched the space shuttle Atlantis this morning at 11:26 am as the final space shuttle mission.  After 30 years, the space shuttle program has come to a close. In honor of this historic and record-breaking program, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite space related gifts. From... Read more »


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Guru Approved: Otterbox Defender Gadget Case

May 3, 2011    |    By +
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Guru Approved: Otterbox Defender Gadget Case

Stuff happens… and stuff seems to happen a little more often when you have two little ones under your roof. But stuff need not happened to gadgets! Otterbox’s commitment to protecting your handheld devices is impressive. I recently wrapped up my iPod Touch in an Otterbox Defender case. The Defender protection is a two... Read more »


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Jokes On You

April 1, 2011    |    By +
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Jokes On You

Did you play a prank today? Don’t worry there’s still plenty of time to mess with your family and friends on April Fool’s Day. In honor of today’s holiday, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite pranks found around the web that fooled us and made us laugh. Enjoy! Who knew Gmail could get... Read more »


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Game Changer

March 22, 2011    |    By +
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Game Changer

Gift Gurus get excited when a product comes out that WE KNOW will be an extremely popular gift for months (if not years) to come. March 27th is D-Day…more specifically 3D-Day when Nintendo releases its highly anticipated Nintendo 3DS to their handheld console line. And from all early indications, buzz and reviews, the 3DS... Read more »


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The Jack is Back

March 1, 2011    |    By +
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The Jack is Back

Roughly, 15 years ago the office landscape was WAY different. Back then, websites were far from ubiquitous, social networking were two words they had yet to be paired together and the fax machine was the vital office tool. I mention this because about 15 years ago, our office was swept up by You Don’t... Read more »


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Dispatch from Gift Fair: New Apple Gadget Sleeves by Built NY

February 7, 2011    |    By +
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Dispatch from Gift Fair: New Apple Gadget Sleeves by Built NY

BUILT NY has just announced a series of neoprene sleeves, bags and cases designed specifically for safely and stylishly hauling Apple products. While all the BUILT products have that certain eye candy factor, this Apple series Messenger Bag was a real stand out at the NYIGF. With a main compartment to carry your Macbook... Read more »


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2011: The Year of the Tablet

January 10, 2011    |    By +
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2011: The Year of the Tablet

Each year the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) offers a glimpse into the future of consumer electronics and gadgets. While there are seemingly countless products spread over the show’s nearly 2 millions square feet of booth space, we wonder…what are some of the product consumer electronics product trends? And more importantly to us Gifts.com, what... Read more »


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Tron is Back

January 5, 2011    |    By +
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Tron is Back

With the release of numerous blockbuster films being released over the holiday season, it’s hard work just to see them all! While a lot of the films are intended for more mature audiences, there’s one film that’s great for kids, teens and parents alike, TRON. This 80′s cult classic is back, with souped-up graphics,... Read more »


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Guru Test Drive: iHome iP49 Studio Series Audio System

November 16, 2010    |    By +
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Guru Test Drive: iHome iP49 Studio Series Audio System

I am NOT a morning person. So I’ll gladly accept any help I can get with the morning wake up call.  A few weeks ago, iHome sent me an iHome Studio Series Portable Rechargeable Audio System. Sure  that’s a mouthful (and why I’ll refer to it as the iP49), but if you break down... Read more »


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We Love Geeky Girls

October 5, 2010    |    By +
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We Love Geeky Girls

Hacker, Nerd, Geek, they go by many names, 2010 is officially the year of the Geek.  Since the release of the Swedish novels and movie, Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Millennium series, the hacker heroine Lisbeth Salander has taken America by storm. But Lisbeth has come from a long line of geeks in... 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.