Techies just love interesting and unusual toys. So do geeks, nerds and just plain ordinary guys who like gadgets. gizmos, tools and toys. Here are 10 gifts they’d like to find under their tree this year.
Wireless Luggage Finder – No More Silly Red Ribbons On Your Luggage
All luggage looks alike on airport carousels. Now you can retrieve your luggage faster and easier with this wireless luggage finder. This electronic luggage tag contains a built-in wireless transmitter and a key chain recognition device (just like you have for your car). Click the device and it vibrates once your bag is within 20 meters of where you’re standing … at any airport in the world! It even automatically deactivates in the plane and reactivates on the luggage carousel. It’s great for tracking cell phones, keys and other items too. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/wireless-luggage-finder.html $24.95
Ghost Hunting Device – For Ghost Hunters of All Ages
Scrooge wouldn’t have liked this … but Techies and aspiring ghost hunters will go wild! They can use this device to detect and track paranormal activity by measuring EMF (electromagnetic field) and ambient temperature. It also features an EFM burst mode to detect rapid movement. An optional built-in red night vision flashlight is available. Runs on volt Alkaline battery that’s included. Accurate to +/- 4% at 50 -60 Hz. X-treme Geek. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/3-in-1-paranormal-research-instrument-5471.html $149.00
Wizard Wand Universal Remote Control – the Power of Harry Potter at Your Fingertips
Here’s the perfect gift for the techie couch potato on your list. This cool magic want is actually a universal remote control that lets you control an entire home entertainment system … or just a plasma screen TV with a flick of your wrist. You can crank up the volume, surf channels, wind or rewind and perform 13 programmable commands on up to 13 electronic devices. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/wizards-wand-universal-remote.html. $89.95
AlcoHawk Digital Alcohol Detector – A Sobering Gift For the Party Animal on Your List
Keep from being bustee for DUI or DWI with the essential tool for any party animal – a digital alcohol detector. Just blow into the device and within 5 seconds, it gives a highly accurate display of your blood alcohol concentration. Measures .00 -.40 BAC. Runs on two AA batteries. http://www.thinkgeek.com/gadgets/car/837f/ $44.99
Female Robot – His Wish Is Her Command
Here’s your chance to give the man in your life something he really wants … a woman who obeys his every command. The Femisapien female robot has attentive and learning modes with the capacity to perform over 56 interactive functions. She responds to sounds and voices … dances to your favorite music, … controls other robots (both male and female) and moves into 9 flexible positions. She comes complete with 5 motors, a microphone, speaker and more. X-treme Geek. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/femisapien-robot.html. $99.95
8 GB Video Watch -Play Videos On Your Wrist … And So Much More
This sleek, stainless steel video watch has a full color 1.8″ screen, a built-in voice recorder and high power speakers, an earphone jack, plus the ability to choose from multiple OSD languages. You can also view jpegs and listen to music at the same time and so much more. Great for students, business people or just plain old techies who love their toys. http://www.thinkgeek.com/gadgets/watches/a442/
Video Camera Sun Glasses -007 Would Have Loved This!
Even James Bond didn’t have this! Imagine … cool looking sun glasses with a built in video camera that lets you shoot what you see … without anyone knowing you’re videotaping. The Ikam Extreme 3.0 is an advanced mobile video recorder integrated into a pair of stylish sunglasses. This unique gift lets you watch just about anything and record it to play back later on your computer or other device. X-treme Geek. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/ikam-extreme-3-0.html. $159.95
Star Theater Home Planetarium – The Universe Is Yours Indoors
Bring the cosmos indoors with this home planetarium system containing hi-res image discs of star fields, earth moon and sun. Additional discs can be ordered too. It also features motorized image rotation to planetary music. Runs on AC or three AAA batteries. Great gift for techies 10 years and up. http://www.thinkgeek.com/electronics/home-entertainment/c057 $169.99
Digital Film and Slide Convertor – Preserve Precious Memories
Here’s a fast, easy and affordable way to transfer 35 mm slides or negatives to digital format and store on an SD card, No additional equipment or software is needed, You can even connect the converter to a TV and view during or after conversion. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/digital-film-slide-converter.html $99.95
USB Voice Recorder – The World’s Smallest Voice Recorder
This plug and record voice recorder is great for business people and students who need to quickly and easily record meetings, seminars, classes, interviews, speeches or just about anything. Just plug into your computer, record and playback later using Windows Media Player or any free VLC player. http://www.x-tremegeek.com/usb-voice-recorder.html $39.95
Just be sure to shop early, because these gifts are sure to sell quickly.