Gizmodo's Ultimate Gift Guide for Last Minute Shoppers

It's time to face the facts friends. You've spent every single waking hour ignoring the holiday cheer. Don't worry! No matter who you're shopping for, we've got gift guides for gadget lovers of all stripes. » 12/23/11 10:12am 12/23/11 10:12am

Jetset Gifts for the Mythical Man in a Suitcase

Airports. Hotels. Cabs. Ugh. There's a class of wayward wretch who's condemned to spend more time in these horrible places than in his own home. This is the man in a suitcase. These gifts will help him survive his Sisyphean labor even when the final destination is nowhere in sight. » 12/22/11 4:00pm 12/22/11 4:00pm

Perfect Power-ups for Grown-Up Gamers

Getting the gamer in your life something was a heck of a lot easier when he was seven. A few Gameboy cartridges, a Nintendo Power shirt and—boom!—problem solved. But now he's 24 and has more gaming gear than you've got power tools. So here's what to get for your grown up gamer. » 12/20/11 4:00pm 12/20/11 4:00pm

Self-Fulfilling Gifts for the Forever Alone

Maybe you have a very lonely friend who spends his days claiming he's allergic to Vitamin D and then spends his nights going on dates on Second Life and partying in online forums. Or maybe you're that person. Either way, those forever alone types need extra attention during the holidays. Here are the gifts you can buy… » 12/19/11 5:20pm 12/19/11 5:20pm

Expensive Gear to Shower Upon Mark Zuckerberg

Unlike Tom from MySpace, Mark Zuckerberg is not your friend. But fuck it. Think about all the time you've spent on Facebook—for free! You should get him something nice. » 12/16/11 12:35pm 12/16/11 12:35pm

Only four types of people butcher their own meat. Butchers, farmers, poor people, and really, really goddamn rich people. And while we admire Zuck…

Hardcore Gifts for the Winter Backpacker

For some people, weather means nothing; they have to get outside and into nature no matter what. Here's the thing, though: without the right gear, they will die out there. Here's some of the sweetest cold-weather camp gear around. » 12/15/11 9:20pm 12/15/11 9:20pm

Gifts For the Perpetual Nomad

Whether they travel to find work, find relaxation, or just find themselves, here are ten gifts that will make the journey a bit easier for the perpetual nomad who considers the entire world their real home. » 12/13/11 7:00pm 12/13/11 7:00pm

Perfectly Passive Aggressive Gifts for Your Ex

You're not with him/her anymore. The lovely days, over—and so are the days of lovely, considerate gifts. But what if you still want a holiday gesture for your ex? Might as well have it make them feel bad. » 12/12/11 1:40pm 12/12/11 1:40pm

Gifts for the Road Trip Master

This isn't for your commuter friend who looks at a car wondering if it'll provide comfort while idling in traffic. This is for the friend who considers the drive from San Francisco to Portland a jaunt. Don't try to appease them with a silly, tree-shaped air freshener. Instead, give them the tools needed to do timed… » 12/09/11 8:00pm 12/09/11 8:00pm

Super Chill Gifties for Your Stoner Uncle

Hey, don't judge, it's for his back injury! He's totally got a prescription. It's legal in, like, a bunch of states. The health effects are basically unknown because the medical industrial complex doesn't want you to know that it's medicine. Free, wonderful medicine from nature. And besides. Get him a good gift and… » 12/08/11 7:43pm 12/08/11 7:43pm

Marvelous Gifts for the Comic Fanboy

Comics are cool now. Well, kind of cool. Acceptable. But it's not all pasty nerds reading comics in the dark in their parents' basements anymore—lots of us have moved on to reading in the dark in our own homes and apartments. Here's how to buy for the comic fanboy in your life. » 12/07/11 8:49pm 12/07/11 8:49pm

Sleepyhead Gifts for the Person Who Can't—or Won't—Get Out of Bed

Some people just don't do mornings. You know this guy. He's always late for work, and he sleeps through the weekend. It's not laziness, it's an affliction. You love him, and he'll love these gifts. » 12/06/11 8:40pm 12/06/11 8:40pm

Home Warming Gifts for People Who Just Moved In

If someone you know just recently moved into an apartment or house or cardboard box, well, they're going to have a lot of empty space to fill. And as a friend, it's your duty to warm that house up with stuff. Why? So when you crash there, you'll feel less guilty. I BOUGHT YOU THAT TOASTER BRO. » 12/05/11 7:43pm 12/05/11 7:43pm

Smashingly Brilliant Gifts for the Anglophile Gadgeteer

He likes things the good old-fashioned way. He favors tea over coffee; thinks baseball is a daft perversion of cricket; prefers leather and wood to brushed aluminum and carbon fiber; and above all, he wishes everything were just a little more... civilized. » 12/04/11 5:00pm 12/04/11 5:00pm

Gifts For The Aspiring, But Untalented, Artist

Some people aren't meant to pursue creative endeavors, but you don't want to tell them that. So here are ten gifts that will encourage their efforts, boost their confidence, and improve their skills, even if they're completely and utterly untalented. » 12/03/11 2:00pm 12/03/11 2:00pm

Sanity-Saving Gifts for the Stressed-Out Student

College. Ugh. Nonstop, privileged toil. Growing up is sooooo hard. Days without sleep, binge-drinking, experimenting with bodies—it's a miracle that anyone learns anything. These gifts won't print a diploma, but they will help your student earn one. » 12/02/11 5:00pm 12/02/11 5:00pm

Bountiful Gifts for the Urban Farmer

Even in very small plots, few pastimes are as edibly rewarding as gardening. Whether it's a back yard or a reclaimed city parcel, these gifts will help the green thumb on your list grow prize-winning produce. » 12/01/11 12:00pm 12/01/11 12:00pm

Wondrously Childlike Gifts For The New Dad

Babies are so adorable! And so very much trouble. They're always hungry, often crying and never sleeping. But here's a little secret: fatherhood can be a great excuse to gear up. Oh man. I'm totally lactating. » 11/29/11 12:00pm 11/29/11 12:00pm

Chic Gifts for the Design Junkie

You're stuck having to buy a gift for that friend or loved one who has impeccable design sense and the most discriminating of tastes. This isn't easy. But it's not impossible. Here are 10 gifts any design junkie will love. » 11/28/11 12:02pm 11/28/11 12:02pm

Primpalicious Gifts for the Obsessive Groomer

He takes longer than your girlfriend to get ready. Zac Efron hair is his Holy Grail. Somehow you're still friends, so help him preen with a gift that will blow his vain brain away. » 11/27/11 12:00pm 11/27/11 12:00pm

His skin care arsenal contains every possible weapon. Still, he will experience the occasional, world-rocking breakout. Help him banish…