For every wild-haired inventor coming up with an idea for another oddball gadget, there is an equal and non-opposing consumer snooping out the perfect gift for the favorite geek in their life. It makes no difference what a geek does for a living or for a hobby – there is a hunk of finely crafted technology for everyone.
This is for the outdoorsy type of geek that does not object to a little exercise, provided they are not far from their means of staying connected to the rest of the planet. This nifty little tool recharges your hand-held electronic devices from the kinetic energy created when you are actively running, walking or biking. No more dead cell phones!
Twelvesouth Compass iPad Stand
Finally, an iPad stand that can take the stress of flopping around in the bottom of your backpack or purse with a ton of bricks (or books) on top. It can be positioned at various angles to act as a portable theatre for slide shows or videos, or in the upright position to create the perfect mini-workstation.
StealthArmor iPhone Case
Your new iPhone may not cost as much as a racecar but it’s just as valuable to you. This case is manufactured from polymer film used on racecars to protect the paint from airborne debris. This is for the geek that wants extra protection.
SousVide Supreme Water Bath
Geeks like to cook too. This is a perfect gadget for a perfectionist geek and their favorite recipes. It cooks vacuum-sealed food in a water bath at perfectly even temperatures. Yum.
Matias Folding Keyboard
This is what every geek wishes for – a portable keyboard that plugs into all portable “iDevices.” No more struggling to type long documents and emails on a small screen. It’s a full size keyboard that folds up to 10 inches long.
FIIO E5 Headphone Amplifier
Oh yeah, that’s what we’re talking about! A gadget to rock your music world on your mp3 player, smartphone or laptop the size of a matchbook with a 20-hour battery. Customize your music wherever you go.
Planon Docupen X50
A pen scanner extraordinaire! It’s tiny but mighty, holding up to 100 pages of scanned documents. It lets you wirelessly send documents to your Blackberry, Windows 7 phone or laptop.
Here’s a gadget for geeks trying to cut back on the amount of stuff they carry that adds to the poundage of a computer bag. This 8-gig portable drive is the size of a Chiclet. Just keep it somewhere it won’t get lost.